Saturday, September 19, 2020

1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429 Fastback

KK no. 1479. No. 264 of 279 produced with 820-S engine. Body stripped to bare metal in nut and bolt restoration. Matching numbers 820-S 429 CI Nascar engine. Matching numbers close ratio 4-speed transmission. 3.91 Traction-Lok differential. Power steering. Power brakes. Competition suspension. Functional hood scoop. Candyapple Red with Black clarion-knit interior. Color-keyed mirrors. Deluxe decor group. AM radio. Visibility group.
In 1969 Ford needed to homologate its new NASCAR Boss 429 engine, which required installation into passenger cars. The Mustang was selected as the platform. The Boss 429 remains one of the premium vehicles in any serious muscle collection.
This top tier example carried an estimate of $240k to $260k.