Fully restored over an incredible 17 year period, the car retains its original numbers matching 3.4L straight 6 engine and 4 speed gearbox. The interior has been fully re-trimmed in high quality ‘Nutmeg’ leather which suits the cream bodywork to a tee. Mechanically the car is as it left the factory bar a header tank to help with cooling and a brand new stainless steel exhaust. The car is a pleasure to drive, the gearbox gives smooth slick changes and even though almost 65 years old the engine feels powerful and responsive even by today’s standards.
The modern Ford Mustang, the S550, has been with us for five years now, and it’s proving to be a bit of a tuning sensation with more and more quality upgrades appearing on the aftermarket. Here’s our quick-fire Ford Mustang S550 tuning guide.