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streetstang67
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posted 05-10-2003 10:33 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for streetstang67   Click Here to Email streetstang67     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I was wondering what the 0-60 times or quarter mile times for '67 coupes were? or any other classic mustang with a 289? c code? a code? k code?

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steve'66
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posted 05-11-2003 04:00 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for steve'66   Click Here to Email steve'66     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
They ranged from 15 to 17 seconds in the 1/4 mile stock.

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MidLifCrisis
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posted 05-11-2003 08:31 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for MidLifCrisis   Click Here to Email MidLifCrisis     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
SS67, I had a bone stock '68 Fastback with a 289 two barrel and C-4 auto. It had about 80K miles on it. It ran 16.4 or 16.8 in the 1/4 @ 84mph with street tires and stock single tube exhaust. A same generation coupe should be approx equal. As for A codes, you may have to rely on the guys here. Back in the day, the magazines usually timed only the quickest muscle cars ( big blocks and Shelby's) Take a Shelby GT-350, 15.04 @ 93.07 according to Sept'67 Car & Driver, and that will give you an approx K-code time. Even though the Shelby was rated at 306 HP, it was heavier than a coupe, so it all evens out. The A-code falls somewhere in between. Charlie

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