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1972 mach1 30 year affair
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I've owned this beauty since 1984 but I've known the car since it was first delivered to the local Ford dealership in July of 1972. It's a Q code 351 backed by a top loader 4 speed. The interior is a deluxe sports interior with silver accents and a full length console. Magnum 500 wheels on the corners. I've added a few options over the years like the 1971 flip down gas cap. I've kept it this long and have no plans of ever parting with it until they bury me. I hope to live a long time.


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Going fast is fun but life is short so slow down and enjoy the ride Big Grin Frank
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#2
Nice looking car, don't blame you for not wanting to part with it. I have the same feelings about mine.

-john
(jbojo)
351C 4V cc heads, 10.5 : 1 CR, 290 Herbert cam, Flat top forged pistons, forged connecting rods, Atomic efi,
C6 with Gear Vendor overdrive, 3.89 Tru Trac, Hooker Super Comp with 2 1/2" Pypes Exhaust.        

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#3
Such a great story and very nice looking ride.

It's a shame that you can't take it out today.

Maybe you need to move west or south to be able to enjoy it year round.
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#4
3 more years till I retire in North Carolina and she's going with me oh and my wife going too.

Going fast is fun but life is short so slow down and enjoy the ride Big Grin Frank
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#5
Very nice car.

Another original owner! Great resource to help us understand how the cars were delivered when new.

Welcome from Oklahoma.

Ray

1971 Boss 351  
1972 Q code 4 speed convertible 
1971 Mustang Sportsroof  351-2V FMX 
1973 Mach 1 (parts car)
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#6
She's a pretty thing...

63 Falcon Futura gasser... click here for build thread..
72 Mach 1, Q-code Cleveland, 4-speed..
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#7
Welcome from northern California.

mike

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#8
mrmach1;214220 Wrote:3 more years till I retire in North Carolina and she's going with me oh and my wife going too.

Where are you headed in N.C.? I live in the western part in Hendersonville. I have 8 Mustangs and will be glad to see more coming.
Beautiful I don't know why I didn't order green.
David
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Welcome from New Jersey.

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#10
Welcome from Michigan. Awesome ride!

run_horse Run Horse Run!
John 72 Q Code
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