Monday, January 13, 2020

1967 Ford Mustang - Eleanor - $852k

One of the original 11 cars built for use in Touchstone Pictures 2000 film 'Gone in 60 Seconds' by Cinema Vehicle Services.

Recent rotisserie restoration, 90 miles since completion. Blueprinted HiPo 351 CI V-8 engine. MSD ignition system. Aluminum heads, roller camshaft. Edelbrock Performer intake. Headers and stainless side-exit exhaust with Magnaflow mufflers.
Tremec TKO 5-speed manual transmission. Hydraulic clutch, PIAA lights. Quicktime bellhousing, Wenco driveshaft. 3.70 Positraction differential. Power steering, Wilwood disc brakes. Total Control Products suspension. Pepper Gray Metallic with Black stripes. NOS system, 120-125 additional HP
'Gone in 60 Seconds' depicts a band of car thieves led by Memphis Raines (Nicolas Cage) out to score an impossible heist of 50 cars. The movie was packed with an array of stellar cars, but it was a 1967 Ford Mustang GT500 in Pepper Gray Metallic with black stripes riding on Halibrand-style wheels that was the star. The car made $852k at Mecums.