1966 MUSTANG ‘C’ CODE DRIVEN SHOW QUALITY CONVERTIBLE
PRETTY SPRINGTIME YELLOW. PARCHMENT PONY INTERIOR, FACTORY CONSOLE, BISCUIT TOP, BOOT, FORD POWER STEERING, FRESH BUILT DATED 289cid-2v, CLEAN HEADS-ROCKERS, PROPER EXHAUST SYSTEM, COBRA KIT, STRONG COMPRESSION, C-4 AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION, GOOD SUSPENSION, FRONT POWER DISC BRAKES, STYLED STEEL WHEELS, WHITEWALL RADIALS, UNDERCHASSIS HAD SOME REPAIR WORK, SOLID FLOORS, RESTORED RADIATOR, TOP PROFESSIONAL MECHANICAL TUNE WITH PLUGS-WIRES AND FLUIDS JUST COMPLETED, CORRECT DATA TAG, READY FOR SUMMER 2020, STRIKING ‘EYES’
1966 Mustang convertible in the striking Springtime Yellow that is a so happy a color, looks like a classic Mustang should present!!! Really tops mechanically for great driving with final prep just completed in June 2020, has the correct complete Biscuit Pony interior, full correct factory console, 4 safety belts, very nice biscuit top, this has the dated believed the original and for sure rebuilt 289cid engine, has great compression better than new just checked, a restored factory original Autolite 2100 carburetor on the C6 intake, presented now with the new MCA Cobra chrome valve covers and air intake for the kit, has the correct expensive factory ‘C’ code cross exhaust system, C-4 automatic transmission just checked at Fraser Dante, now set up well for performance and show purposes, a full professional tune, all very good installed radiator hoses and clamps, factory dated restored radiator with the coolant checked, full professional fresh tune, a new coil, fresh cap and rotor, Ford proper spark plug wires, Autolite plugs, all the wiring appears excellent, said timing checked and road tested, just fully checked for top performance, an extremely local quality Driven MCA show condition both mechanically and cosmetically, a very rare history as coming from a serious Mustang collector family since 1983 until Fraser Dante acquired it in June 2020, has the proper ‘C’ code exhaust system, has the uprated and very desirable dual line front disc brakes, well working Ford power steering, this has nice driver condition lower floors that have had upkeep through the years, this yellow factory color with the proper Pony interior is shown with the believed original DATA TAG (LINK), has 1966 styled steel wheels with proper trim rings, has the great looking narrow band radial tires, see the wood Pony interior with the correct factory console, has a very nice expensive Mustang factory wood steering wheel, uprated Custom Autosound radio, the 1966 Mustang Owner’s Manual dated ‘Third Printing April 1966’ (LINK) is believed to be the one that came with this car, equipped with the tinted windshield, has the lower stainless rockers, the final prep and the professional paint show touch up just finished June 2020…this drives really great!
Engine: here is the great working original rebuilt 289cid engine with limited miles on it, the family told us is was done and now Fraser Dante has confirmed that fact as has the heads that were obviously redone and installed in the new build, the engine block with a dry reading compression just taken from 150psi to 164 psi across (LINK) that is better than factory new, shows the rebuild with said high readings, the heads look very fresh with the clean rockers and heads shown with the valve covers off as shown, they have new gaskets installed, the timing and valves are just set, the valuable restored radiator is C4 dated and ‘as factory’ stamped and now with fresh fluids, has the proper expensive factory correct rear transverse single exhaust exit system with new muffler, few of these cars have this system today, now ready with a full tune up just completed with new show Ford spark plug wires, excellent Autolite copper core ‘45’ spark plugs (SEE LINK), this is just driven show detailed with the new MCA Cobra kit installed, this Mustang just drives great!
Carburetor/intake: when received at Fraser Dante, this had a proper show and factory rebuilt Autolite 2100 carburetor to go with the dated Ford C6 proper intake manifold, this factory combination works very well, now ready to enjoy,
Racing oil/filter: 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, note this step is using the top racing quality oil that can only be used on engines without a catalytic converter,
Transmission: this has the desirable C-4 green dot 3-speed automatic transmission, works properly in a long factory interior console with the factory automatic shift handle, now the transmission is checked in the Fraser shop, then is road tested to check all the systems, now makes this very easy to drive,
Interior: a very strong point is the full just beautiful desirable Pony biscuit colored interior in just fine condition, the padded seats are well done, has the full correct factory console, the Pony door panels match, has the desirable factory Deluxe GT wood steering wheel in top condition that is a very expensive item today, has 4 safety belts, the beige dash and padded top pod setup are the correct beige color, has the Custom AutoSound uprated radio, simply a striking presentation with the Springtime Yellow color, also this as the very nice, just really top quality biscuit tan non-power top is prepared for driven show, it matches the interior, note the dual outside mirrors have just been added,
exterior: this car was painted by the last family a few years ago and was in the Atlanta garage, very carefully kept as a true treasure, then when Fraser Dante acquired the car, there were no rust issues, then our own shop and our top professional sub, who knows how to paint and blend to take out virtually all of the minor imperfections, he worked the paint so very well to make this now a simply great local driven show car one can be proud of, solid underchassis (LINK),
Summary: a very nice restoration in a pretty color with long ownership past history from many years, with the Ford power steering and the dual line front disc brakes, this is now ready for the driver wanting to drive to a local show or go to dinner with style, note the final really prep work at Fraser Dante is just completed, nice famous 289cid with the 4v set up and the expensive factory correct rear transverse exhaust system with new muffler, the build with mechanical upgrades and the transmission works for great driving, a highly detailed throughout, just terrific chassis set up for great driving, now completed for Summer 2020, Fraser Dante is available for anyone wishing to speak with us, now offered at $34,950