Reviving the Roar: Unveiling the 1970 Ford Mustang 427 Masterpiece

In classic muscle cars, the 1970 Ford Mustang is an icon of power, performance, and enduring design.

Lovingly restored over a decade ago by Barry’s Speed Shop in Corona, California, this exceptional masterpiece, powered by a fuel-injected 427ci small-block V8 engine and a Tremec five-speed manual transmission, epitomizes the pinnacle of American automotive engineering.

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Join us as we unravel the captivating details of this automotive marvel, a true testament to the spirit of craftsmanship.


This extraordinary machine’s heart is a 427ci small-block V8, meticulously crafted by Roush Performance.

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Equipped with electronic fuel injection, polished finned valve covers, and long-tube headers, this powerhouse is a tribute to performance engineering.

Velocity stacks and an aluminum radiator further enhance efficiency, ensuring a seamless blend of power and control on the open road.


The mighty V8 is paired with a Tremec five-speed manual transmission, providing an engaging and precise shifting experience.

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This dynamic duo delivers breathtaking acceleration and grants the driver total command over the road, promising an unparalleled connection between man and machine.

Draped in House of Kolor Blue Blood Red paint, this Mustang demands attention wherever it roams.


Gold racing stripes, outlined in black, traverse the car’s body, culminating in an awe-inspiring design that extends to the cowling and trunk areas.

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The aggressive Mach 1-style hood scoop is a striking centerpiece, while streamlined features like deleting side markers and backup lights exude elegance and power.

A Global West QA-1 front coilover system partners with a TCI Engineering tri-link rear suspension to control the beastly power under the hood.


This dynamic duo enhances stability and delivers a smooth, responsive ride, effortlessly conquering twists and turns.

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Baer multi-piston front calipers, paired with slotted and drilled rotors, ensure exceptional braking performance, instilling confidence in the driver.

The interior, reimagined by Gabe’s Custom Interiors in San Bernardino, California, marries comfort and style.


Front bucket seats sourced from a late-model Mustang provide exceptional support, while rich brown leather adorns the individual rear seats.

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Leather envelopes the center console, dashboard, headliner, and door panels, creating an environment that combines luxury and performance seamlessly.

This 1970 Ford Mustang 427 earned the prestigious Goodguys 2010 Detroit Speed Muscle Machine of the Year, solidifying its place among classic muscle car enthusiasts.


Acquired by the current owner in 2019, meticulous care and attention have further enhanced its status as a true automotive treasure.

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This Mustang has received dedicated service and maintenance in its journey through time. The seller has replaced the master cylinder, starter, clutch, and tires, ensuring this classic continues to perform at its peak.

Resurfacing the flywheel and resealing the transmission ensures the Mustang’s drivetrain operates smoothly.


This exceptional vehicle comes with partial service records and boasts a clean Oregon title in the seller’s name, a testament to the care and commitment invested in preserving its legacy.

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