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1968 Ford Mustang

The 1968 Ford Mustang had relatively few changes from the 1967 model year. The grill was slightly revised to include vertical bars and incorporated chrome trim around the grill. The real changes were under the hood as Ford introduced a 427 in the mustang GT.


Hardtop, convertible, fastback

GT: Included several motor options, new stylized wheels, dual exhaust tips, C side stripe, and gt badges on the fenders. Available with 427cid motor.

California Special (CS): Shelby styled fog lamps, fascia, and side scoops. This model was reintroduced in the 2007 Ford Mustang lineup. It features the same CS elements made famous in 1968 plus some engine dress items.

Shelby GT-350: The 289 was replaced with the 302 motor. Convertible an option.

Shelby GT-500 / GT 500KR: Cars used Thunderbird taillights and different fog lamps. Motor was 428cid. Convertible an option.

Powertrain options:

Cid HP Torque Model
200 120    
289 195   2V
302 210   4V
302 230   4V
302 250   GT-350
390 325   S code
428 335 440 Cobra Jet

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