1965 MUSTANG CONVERTIBLE

GORGEOUS TOP DRIVEN SHOW/DATED FRESH BUILT 289cid-4v/STRONG
COMPRESSION/UPRATED EXHAUST/COBRA KIT/4-SPEED
TRANSMISSION/OUTSTANDING NEW RANGOON RED PAINT WITH GREAT
LUSTER/BLACK INTERIOR/DELUXE SAFETY BELTS/BLACK TOP/UPRATED
DUAL LINE BRAKES/1965 STYLED STEEL WHEELS/DUAL RED LINE
RADIALS/EXCEPTIONAL DATED BODY-CHASSIS/FULL MECHANICALS JUST
COMPLETED/DETAILED UNDERCHASSIS/ TOP STRONG SUSPENSION/BLACK
FACTORY STEERING WHEEL/SHELBY SWAY BAR

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1965 Mustang convertible restored to a just very top quality great driven MCA show condition both mechanically and cosmetically, set up with the full professional prep and information from the Fraser Dante shop, pretty new Rangoon Red, great luster, brand newly built 289 cid dated engine that that is restored to ‘A’++ code specs, 4 barrel, great dated ’65 289 heads with the expensive new alloy roller rockers, very strong compression, Cobra valve covers, new radiator, proper hoses, new battery, hd cables, full length tube header system leading to the new aluminized ‘X’ pipe exhaust Magnaflow mufflers, fresh new professional set up, has the rebuilt top loader 4 Speed transmission, Hurst shifter linkage, dual chrome outside mirrors, has the desirable brand new 1965 styled steel wheels with the lug nuts and center caps…they are set forth with the very expensive new Coker B.F.Goodrich Silvertown 215/70/14 dual redline tires that look just great, has the dual line brake system, has the full all new drivetrain, great black bucket seated interior, Deluxe safety belts, new black carpet, very solid black nice underchassis, great ‘pinch’ welds, very fresh out of the Fraser Dante restoration shop, really just gorgeous presentation, Owner’s Manual, the trunk has the proper mat, spare tire and a jack, the lighting system is just checked, this has really excellent suspension with the Shelby 1” sway bar, Monte Carlo bar, excellent shocks, lower rocker trim, dual external chrome mirrors, has a new tinted windshield along with the fresh seals and trim, a really top quality Mustang just set up for top Driven Show conditions,

History:  here is a really terrific car that came to Fraser Dante from a long time friend and serious Mustang expert, he believes that this story shows that this is a 3 owner car that is most solid, a lot of mechanical work was done right before he acquired the car, the he just did the very nice new Rangoon Red paint that presents with just great luster, the lines are so straight, all the exterior chrome is just terrific, then Fraser Dante put this great looking car through it’s professional shop, data tag information (LINK),

Engine:  here is a very freshly built 289cid engine, from the information supplied by the initial engine builder, he states that the whole engine is completely done from the bottom end up, the full numbers of this C5AE-6015-E casting with said dating numbers of the block that are pulled (LINK), one can verify that this 289cid engine is restored to ‘A’ code ++ specs, 4v barrel carb, this setup is the intake with the very desirable Edelbrock Performer Aluminum intake with the #1406 Edelbrock 600 cfm carburetor with electric choke, see the dated “’65 289” heads, they have the new alloy roller rockers (LINK), this has very, very strong compression at the 157 to 165 lbs across in a dry cold reading (LINK) that is better than factory new, new Cobra show valve covers, brand new radiator, coolant, proper new MCA hoses and clamps, new top quality battery, has an expensive full length tube header exhaust system that leads to the new custom aluminized ‘X’ pipe with stainless Magnaflow mufflers that exit like a proper ‘A’ code exhaust system, great system and sound, should produce about 235++ horsepower today, (LINK), one can see the final engine set up in the Fraser Dante shop by our top technicians to insure that this terrific Mustang is ready to drive on that great Fall day (LINK)

Next to monitor the systems, note the extra additional oil pressure and water temperature gauges that are mounted under the dash for driving information, a great addition,

In order for the safe and top performance, the new tune includes all new show Ford spark plug wires, new Autolite copper core ‘45’ spark plugs (SEE LINK), the complete timing is set, note that the engine bay is now highly show detailed as factory produced,

Racing oil/filter: here is used the Special Valvoline high performance VR1 20-50 high zinc oil is added along with new filter for engine protection (LINK), said oil gives the proper zinc for the lubrication of the engine, this step uses top racing quality oil that can only be used on engines without a catalytic converter,

suspension/running gear: note that this restoration features the front suspension that is new for both show and great handling,Fraser Dante completes the build with the newly installed upper Monte Carlo bar brace adds to the stiffness of the chassis, this work along with the uprated Shelby 1” sway bar with bushings that add and contributing to better handling than factory new for terrific driving, good tie rod ends, ball joints, strut rod bushings, photos show the fresh ‘A’ arms and other newly restored front end, just excellent shocks and springs for the right attitude of the car, the 1965 styled steel wheels with the new expensive Goodrich dual line radials add to the excellent handing of the car, here is now a serious full top driven show car with the final set up with the maintenance just done by Fraser Dante, we love it! brakes just checked (LINK),

Interior: all of the interior area is very fresh and shows the attention to restoration work, has the new black bucket seated interior is very nice a new uprated hugger console is added, has full seat covers with the new padding, and correct side interior trim, the excellent black carpet with lower insulation was added, new door sill plates and screws, 4 new black deluxe safety belts, proper Mustang black steering wheel, all new black paint on the restored black upper dash, the full fresh gauge cluster pod was just done, new stock looking Mustang Custom AutoSound uprated Radio installed in stock location, very nice black non-power top that is easy to operate, has a black boot, the stainless trim around the windshield is in top shinny condition, very nice…see that the very nice trunk area has the full trunk cover, a spare tire and a jack,

floors and chassis:  here is a very strong area of this most solid 1965 Mustang convertible, these floors look good, the new black paint is driven show ready, (LINK), see the excellent lower chassis rocker ‘pinch’ welds that are in terrific condition, this also has the Ford factory stampings clearly seen on the lower rocker chassis (LINK),

Summary: here is an extremely very nice and freshly painted in a beautiful presentation with great luster in the classic Mustang colors of Rangoon Red over the Black interior, great styled steel wheels with red line radials, see that the build of this 1965 Mustang  convertible has the additional work is just completed with the uprated engine and top running gear, now offered ready for Fall 2019 at only $42,950