1970 Ford Mustang Overview


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Base Convertible
Boss 302
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Boss 429
1 national listing
Mach 1
9 national listings
Shelby GT350
Shelby GT500
Special Edition Twister

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1970 Mustang- A Trail Horse For The Ages by Bob
 — Performance- very good- strong pull in 1st gear to 4800 rpm, shifts into 2nd at 55 mph, and covers the 1/4 mile in15 sec. This is a bone stock cast iron Windsor, with high flow intake and headers / H ... Read More
"the Boss" by boss302kirk
 — Just riding around, everybody and their Mother wants to race. Racers from the xyz era agree they all have fast cars these days, but the fast cars we're built from the "Muscle Car" era, in my opinion. ... Read More
M U S T A N G by Harry
 — The Mustang is a fantastic car. Always screaming for personal originality, the mustang is an open (beautiful) canvas waiting for the individual to paint a masterpiece. I am a lucky owner. The small b... Read More

1970 Ford Mustang Overview

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1970 Ford Mustang

The 1970 Ford Mustang had several changes from the 1969 model. Changes included the return to two headlights, instead of the four featured in the '69, and the rear end got a bit of a butt lift, creating smoother lines for the American classic.

A popular Boss package, complete with whitewalls, was available in 1970. Along with the CJ 428 and SCJ 428, the line made for a great selection of powerful engines.

While there were major changes in the base models, if you were in the market for a 1970 Ford Mustang Shelby, the car you bought was probably made with the rest of the 1969s. Shelby had to push several of his cars from 1969 into the 1970 line due to an anticipated federally mandated push to make muscle cars more gas efficient and emissions careful.


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Ford Mustang Questions


Will A C4 Transmission From A 91 300 C.i. Truck Fit A 1970 Mustang 302?

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Can anyone tell me if a 1970 Ford Mustang Mach 1 had a check engine light? (I am an author and this is a research question.) If no, what is the first model year to have one? Thank you!

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