Saturday, January 14, 2023

1970 Ford Mustang Mach 1 Twister Special test vehicle - $330k

Documented Ford test vehicle, only one in existence. 1 of 96 Mustang Mach 1 Twister Specials produced. 1 of 24 equipped with the 428 Super Cobra Jet and 4-speed manual. Original drivetrain. Matching numbers. Close ratio 4-speed manual transmission. Drag Pack with 3.91 Traction-Lok rear end. 96 Mustang Mach 1s, 90 Torino Cobras, and 2 Rancheros were branded Twister Special and distributed to Ford's Kansas City district. All 96 Twister Specials were top-of-the-line Mach 1 models fitted with the Shaker hood scoop.
These cars have become the 'must have' in Mustang world. In 2021 a fully restored SCJ-powered car with an automatic made $214,500. This 1 of 1 example crosses the block at Mecum. Estimate is $350k to $400k.

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