1965 Ford Mustang Coupé

Lot: 242

Sold for (£): 28,600
Offered for sale is a 4.26L 1965 Ford Mustang Coupé manual that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 107 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Undoubtedly one of the best 'Generation 1' Mustangs in the UK...

  • Bare metal respray to a superb standard and finished in Highland Green (c £12,000)
  • Interior totally refurbished in jaguar Beige Leather with Green piping. (see below) 
  • The 260ci  V8 has been fully refurbished. 4 Barrel Edelbrock carburettor, high-performance manifolds and S/S H-Pipe 
  • Brand new Tremec T5 5 Speed, shortened prop shaft, new discs, all new bushes, track rod ends and KYB shock absorbers.
  • This is not a 'Bullitt' replica but a superbly built, bespoke Mustang Coupé. UK registered


Lot Details

Registration: HVK 364C RHD/LHD: Left Hand Drive
Year: 1965 Engine size: 4.26L
Make: Ford Odometer reading (miles): 0
Model: Mustang Coupé MOT expiry: 2018-07-17
Warranted: No Chassis number: 5R07F103635

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 107 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Recently given a bare metal respray in Highland Green - (Bullit Green). The boot has been refurbished to the same standards as the rest of the car and is finished with a, period correct, checked liner.


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The interior has been upgraded with a full custom leather trim in Jaguar Beige with matching green piping. The seats have been upgraded with a sport foam to provide bolster support and a set of custom headrests. New carpets, dash, Grant steering wheel, headliner and Rally Pac finish off this stunning interior. It would cost well over £5,000 to recreate this interior.


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Appearance: Running:


The 260ci V8 engine has been upgraded to include a new 4-barrel Edlebrock carburetor, inlet manifold, distributor, starter solenoid, regulator and high performance coil. The engine bay was stripped and has been completely refinished to a very high standard.


Gears: Drive-shaft:


Brand new 5 speead T5 Gearbox

Running Gear

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Newly installed disc brakes all round The car has a brand new twin exhaust system including new high-performance manifolds and stainless steel custom built H-Pipe. The steering and suspension have been completely restored with all new bushes, track rod ends and KYB shock absorbers.




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Vehicle History

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history