1965 GT fastback

This a third owner original GT fastback. It is a Pacific Northwest car with all original colors and factory options for a GT. It was restored by the 2nd owner from 1980 to 1986. The car had 93.000 miles and has only seen another 3000 since. The current owner is not scared of driving his fastback now, he covered around 500 miles last summer (he only bought it around that time)
The car is Raven Black, code A and has a fantastic White and Ivy Gold Pony Interior. All numbers match. The 289 4V A-code has a Cobra engine dress-up kit matched to a C4 Automatic. Options: original Rally Wheels, Goodyear Eagle GT tires with matching spare, KYB shocks, front disk brakes, power steering, AM radio and console.

 

 

 

 

Restoration:
Full paint strip to metal, 5 coats of Black Dupont Centaury paint over primer base. Very straight body lines, new weather stripping, felt and windows seals. New interior to original color: dash pad, seat covers, carpet and door panels

Mechanical: rebuilt front end, new upper and lower control arms with bushings. Exhaust system with headers (original manifolds replaced) Edelbrock intake manifold and carb. Transmission rebuilt in 2000 along with rear end. Large capacity radiator, new battery with Autolite cover, new decals,......The underside is coated for protection

Project:
- new wheel and tire package for improved looks (American Racing Torque Thrust Wheels)
- Flowmaster mufflers for better sound
- replace radio with Custom Autosound System