Revolutionizing Legacy: The 1969 Ford Mustang Fastback ‘Journey’

In classic muscle cars, few names resonate as profoundly as the 1969 Ford Mustang Fastback.

However, prepare to be captivated by an automotive marvel that transcends expectations – a ground-up, 6-year custom build known as “Journey.”

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This exceptional specimen stands as a testament to passion, precision, and unbridled ingenuity, redefining the legacy of the iconic 1969 Ford Mustang Fastback.


Unveiling “Journey” to the World

“Journey” debuted at SEMA 2021, where it stood as a beacon of innovation amid a sea of exceptional vehicles.

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Its allure continued at the Charlotte AutoFair in the fall of 2022, captivating hearts and showcasing the dedication that brought this automotive vision to life.


Power and Precision Under the Hood

Beneath its sleek exterior lies the beating heart of “Journey” – a new Boss 429/650 HP V-8 engine crowned with Kaase heads.

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This powerhouse is complemented by a Stacked Fuel Injection System, an interceptor computer neatly tucked in the glovebox, a Billet Pulley System, and an Aluminum Radiator with dual electric fans to keep the performance cool under pressure.


Craftsmanship in Every Detail

“Journey” is a canvas for craftsmanship, featuring a Custom Polished Exhaust System, meticulously covered wiring, Polished Billet Hood Hinges, and a Custom Blended CFX Candy Apple Red Paint.

Each detail, from the Kooks headers to the Borla mufflers, contributes to making “Journey” an automotive masterpiece.

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Luxury and Performance Interwoven

Step into the cabin, and you’ll find a realm where luxury seamlessly intertwines with performance.

Hand-stitched Sienna Leather Interior, Mercedes-Benz Carpeting, a Suede Headliner, and Door Panels with Suede Accents create an indulgent experience.


Air conditioning ensures comfort, while a Bluetooth Radio with Surround Sound Speakers matches the sonic atmosphere to the performance under the hood.

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Innovative Features for the Future

“Journey” doesn’t just celebrate the past; it embraces the future with a Custom Dash Panel housing a 6-gauge Instrument Pod, a Tilt Steering Column, Tinted Glass, Pushbutton Start, and Power Windows.


These features bridge classic design with modern convenience, offering a glimpse into the automotive possibilities of tomorrow.

Form and Function in Perfect Harmony

Beyond its stunning exterior and lavish interior lies a harmonious marriage of form and function.

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Coilover Suspension, Power Rack and Pinion Steering, a 4.11 Ratio Rear End for exhilarating acceleration, Wilwood Disc Brakes, and an E-brake System provide the responsive and thrilling driving experience needed to tame this automotive beast.

A Visual Masterpiece

“Journey” isn’t just a car; it’s a visual masterpiece blending classic elegance with modern flair. Custom Metal Work, including a Front Spoiler and Flared Out Rocker Panels for the side exhaust, showcases the attention to detail that sets this vehicle apart.

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Raised Quarter Extensions, Trunk Lid, Custom Billet Front, and Rear Quarter Fender Vents create a dynamic profile demanding attention.

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