On the Cover: Special edition...
On the Cover:
Special edition Mustangs like John Johnson's Cobra Jet-powered GT/CS are highly sought-after cars today, and this month we break down all the classic special editions for you. At the upper left, Neil Brown's hardtop was captured by long-time contributor Jerry Heasley while Editor Donald Farr snapped the front three-quarter view of Shelby American's 50th Anniversary GT 500 Super Snake in the Utah mountains.
Created from 1965-'72 to spur excitement and sales, the special edition Mustangs are coveted by today's collectors
One of only three Cobra Jet-powered California Specials, this GT/CS shares a special relationship between original and current owners
21st Century Coupe
Neil Brown's "old" '66 hardtop is brand-new and modern underneath
Original Owner John Friden didn't care for the looks of the front spoiler, so it was never installed on his '71 Boss 351
Good Times in Tulsa!
The Mid America Ford and Shelby Nationals celebrated 38 years along with 50 years of Shelby American
Driving a 50th Anniversary Shelby GT 500 Super Snake through the mountains of southern Utah beats driving a rental car any day
How To: Install Dakota Digital's new VHX Gauge System
Update your Mustang with high-quality analog gauges that bolt right in
How To: Properly Bleed Mustang Brakes
Using the proper tools and procedures is the key to a firm brake pedal
Stroker 390 Dyno Test
Trans Am Racing puts our stroker big-block to the test
How To: Renew '87-'93 Climate Control Systems
Classic Auto Air now offers complete climate control systems and parts for Fox-body Mustangs, including R-134a air-conditioning conversion
Beyond the Basics