• 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
1972 Q code? Sprint Sportsroof in KC
#1
Ihttps://kansascity.craigslist.org/cto/d/1972-olympic-sprint-mustang/6672400840.html
  Reply
#2
I think that is the first Sprint I have seen with a NASA hood. We all have seen how the sprints with flat hood had the blue and red strip in the hood. Does anyone have a Ford picture of how the Q code Sprint should be? What is there just does not look right. The NASA hood came with the Q code option but not the hood locks that was part of the black out option.
Here is a flat hood sprint.

[Image: Sprint_Hood.jpg]

delete account


When a man is in the woods and talks and no women are there is he still wrong??
Tongue
David
  Reply
#3
Not so positive on this one.

From what I remember, the hood should be the normal Sprint hood. If the Q code Sprints did ever receive a non-functional ram air hood, it would have probably been all Wimbledon White.

Here is a better link of that ad. If that car is a Q Sprint (B Package) and isn't too rusty or full of bondo - I think it is an excellent buy.

Ray

1971 Boss 351  
1972 Q code 4 speed convertible 
1971 Mustang Sportsroof  351-2V FMX 
1973 Mach 1 (parts car)
  Reply
#4
Ray, the info I have doesn't support the NASA hood as part of the Sprint package with the Q engine. The 65-72 Ford MPC only shows one part number for the hood stripe on the Mustang Sprint which would be for the flat hood. There was a co worker of mine that had a B package sportsroof  Q code 4sp and his had a flat hood. With ram air not even being available on the Q engine when these cars were built, the NASA hood is almost a non issue. I believe it was a popular add on just like on 71-73 non Sprint Mustangs.    
According to Daniel Russell from the Sprint Registry, the dealer literature he has indicates the Ram-Air option was not available with the Sprint package and it specifies the NASA hood as not available on Sprint Mustangs.

Steve

No Officer...I really don't know how fast I was going, my speedometer stopped at 140!
  Reply
#5
Q code Sprints should have the flat hood, never seen a factory NASA hood on a Sprint. I have a orig Sprint brochure and it doesn’t mention it in regards to Special package B.

[Image: adpic.jpg]
  Reply
#6
[Image: 133_CE758_C701_450_F_BDC2_2510072_DE77_A.jpg]

[Image: 03_BC06_DE_623_B_4170_A002_EF8_E534_E7_BB9.jpg]

Sprint brochure

[Image: adpic.jpg]
  Reply
#7
(08-17-2018, 12:15 PM)classicsguy Wrote: https://kansascity.craigslist.org/cto/d/...00840.html

Attached is the 1972 Sprint Brochure, with the Mustang options packages added.

.pdf   1972 Sprint Brochure.pdf (Size: 1.61 MB / Downloads: 13)



“If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.”
--Albert Einstein
  Reply
Share Thread:  


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Looks like a Sprint in Colorado Paul of MO 1 147 05-12-2019, 06:20 PM
Last Post: Paul of MO
  1972 mach 1 71miguel73 7 278 05-08-2019, 10:46 AM
Last Post: Carolina_Mountain_Mustangs
red logo 71 "M" Code Mach 1 in OHIO SLO-RIDE 27 1,297 04-05-2019, 10:01 PM
Last Post: Stillakid54
  1972 mark 1 ram air 351 Cleveland - $5000 (connelly springs) mustang7173 0 264 03-04-2019, 03:37 PM
Last Post: mustang7173
  71 Mach M-code in VT Hemikiller 0 233 02-24-2019, 01:31 PM
Last Post: Hemikiller
  1972 Mach 1 mpbsr 19 2,046 02-19-2019, 10:20 PM
Last Post: 72mach351
  72 SPRINT FOR SALE SLO-RIDE 15 1,119 02-10-2019, 12:52 PM
Last Post: Jonhawayek
  1973 Q-code Mach 1 project -$$$ barn find classicsguy 6 544 02-05-2019, 08:43 PM
Last Post: Tnfastbk



Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)