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Joliet, Illinois
United States


1965 Ford Mustang Fastback Shelby Recreation

“Ol red”

2002 Chevrolet Camaro Z28


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About “Ol red”

This car has evolved to what you see now but originally it was aqua green with white interior , automatic and Rust!
Owned since 1979 (my college beater) this is the second Restoration and Modification. See Spec Page for a full description and pics show the beast from freshly painted shell to finished product.

3-24-07 New pictures Coming Soon ...Flaming River Tilt wheel, Unisteer power rack and pinion, Alpine Stereo, New Trunk Mods, Aluminum Radiator, Electric Fan, UNGO Alarm System ..etc all being installed

9-18-08 New Stainless Steel hood hinges , new Open Letter Cobra Valve Covers, New Heavy Duty reverse Leaf rear Springs and new urethane bushings being installed New pictures Coming Soon!

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Specs for “Ol red”

1965 Mustang Shelby Recreation

Vehicle Description

Original 289 Bored .030 over
TRW Forged Pistons
TRW Off Road Cam
Rhoads Lifters
Edelbrock Performer RPM Intake Port matched
Holley Avenger 670 cfm Carb
1 Inch Carb Spacer
Original Heads Ported and Polished
Stainless Steel Oversize Valves 1.90 Intake 1.60 Exhaust
Tri-y Headers Ceramic Coated
1.6 Steel Comp Cams Roller Rockers
Pertronix Ignitor III Distributor w multispark built in!
Pertronix III Coil
Pertronix 8mm Spark Plug Wires
Polished spark plug wire mounts
High Volume Oil Pump
Cobra 7 Quart Oil Pan With Windage tray
Oil Cooler
Aluminum Radiator with Electric Fan
Flowcooler Water Pump impeller upgrade
Cobra Valve Covers
Ron Morris Performance Motor Mounts
New Chrome 100 AMP Alternator with Hi Po Pulley
Julian’s Custom Polished Stainless Steel hood hinges
Trunk Mounted Battery with Kill Switch

1965 Mustang Shelby Recreation


Front: Lincoln Versailles Front Disc Calipers and Spindles
Semi Metallic Pads
Rear: Lincoln Mark 7 Rear Calipers
Front and Rear Cross-drilled and Slotted Rotors
Wilwood Proportioning Valve
Power Booster with Dual Master Cylinder
Mustang Steve Ball Bearings on Brake and Clutch Pedal
Stainless Steel Brake Lines
Converted Disc Parking Brake

Transmission and Clutch:

Borg Warner T-5 World Class
Pro 5.0 Shifter
Converted Hurst Shifter
Mustang Steve Cable Clutch Conversion
Diaphragm Clutch
Roller Ball Bearing Pedals
Roller Input Shaft Bearing

Rear End :

9 Inch Ford with 3.70 Traction Lock

1965 Mustang Shelby Recreation

Fuel System:

Holley Avenger 670 CFM
High Volume Mechanical Pump
Stainless Steel Fuel Line
20 Gallon Fuel Tank

Rear Suspension :

Mustangs Unlimited Rear Leaf Springs
Shelby Under Ride Traction Bars
Ron Morris Performance Shock Mounts
1 Inch Lowering Blocks
KYB Gas Shocks
Sub Frame Connectors

Front Steering and Suspension:

Unisteer Power Rack and Pinion 2.7 turns lock to lock
Relocated Upper Control Arms per Shelby Specs
600Lb Coil Springs Cut 2/3rd of coil
KYB Gas Shocks
1 Inch Sway Bar
Export Brace
Monte Carlo Bar
Wedge Kit
Lower Control Arm Weld in Adjustment
Roller Spring Perches
Street or Track Adjustable Strut Rods

Wheels and Tires:

American Racing 15*7 Torque Thrust Wheels
225/60/R15 BF Goodrich Radial TA’s
Nitrogen Gas Filled
Tony D Branda Front “R” Wheel Trim
American Racing Chrome Rear Caps

Body / Exterior :

Ford Candy Apple Red
Shelby Wimbleton White Stripes Buried in Clear
Clear Coated Side GT 350 Rocker Decal
1966 Shelby Grill
1965 Fiberglass Shelby “R” Front End with Fog Lights
Custom Lower “R” Grille
Shaved emblems Per Shelby Specs
Fiberglass Shelby Hood with Scoop
1966 Shelby Cobra Gas Cap
GT 350 Rear Emblem
Rear Sequential Turn Signals and 3rd Brake Light


2003 Mazda 6 Leather Seats
Power Driver Side Seat
Ungo remote entry and Alarm System
Hidden Power Windows (Crank Activated)
Power Door Locks
Old Air Products Hurricane Air Conditioning
Alpine Stereo with Six Speakers
Alpine Amplifier w/ Subwoofer Output
Ipod Integration
Radar Detector
Shelby Tach and Oil pressure Pod
Billet Aluminum Cobra Racing Pedals
Flaming River Tilt Steering Column
Lecarra GT350 Wood Steering Wheel
Rear Antenna
Padded Console

Future Upgrades Planned

Mustangs Plus Reverse Eyelet Leaf em !
New Rear Spring Urethane em !
Trunk Modified with Custom Subwoofer and Capacitor
Trunk Lined with Black Carpet
Custom Billet Aluminum Battery it !
Time to install everything !


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Factory Options for “Ol red”

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Mods for “Ol red”

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Photo Albums 1 – 2 of 2

Cover photo of Ol red Pics album
Ol red Pics
Photos: 34
Cover photo of New Improvements ! album
New Improvements !
Photos: 12

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