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1965 Ford Mustang Convertible K Code 4 Speed Numbers Match 40668 Miles Rangoon R

40668 MILEAGE
-- BODY TYPE
-- ENGINE
Manual TRANSMISSION
Gasoline FUEL

Description:

1965 Ford Mustang Convertible K Code 4 Speed Numbers Match

RCC Motors is pleased to offer this numbers matching 1965 Ford Mustang K Code Convertible 4 Speed. The K-Code engine was first made available to Mustang buyers in June of 1964, about two months after the original 1964.5 model (which was technically a 1965 Mustang) was unveiled. In addition to the upgraded engine, buyers who chose the K-Code option also received a special handling package and dual red-stripe tires.Ford marketed the K-Code engine as a way for Mustang owners to... enjoy a sports car performance that matched the Mustang's sports car styling. Ford also suggested the K-Code would appeal to buyers who were interested in participating in competitive events such as rallies and gymkhanas. Less than one percent of the approximately 1.7 million Mustangs produced during its first three years of existence were actually equipped with a K-Code engine, and Ford did not offer the K-Code after 1967. The K-Code, however, did help pave the way for more robust Mustang engines of the future, such as the Cobra Jet and Boss. The relative scarcity, combined with its legacy as the first truly high-performance engine available with the Mustang, makes a K-Code Mustang a highly sought-after vehicle by classic car collectors.The Mustang offered here is a numbers matching K Code mustang with its VIN still stamped on the block. It is finished in its original color combination of Rangoon Red With a Red Interior and White convertible top. It was built September 10th 1964 at the Dearborn, MI plant and sold new in the state of Washington. In addition to the high performance motor, it is also equipped with the 4 speed manual transmission and 3.89 rear end gears. It is a beautiful example of the rare K code Mustang.

Features:

Item location:Irvine, California, United States
VIN:5F08K283740
Year:1965
Mileage:40668
Make:Ford
Model:Mustang
SubModel:Convertible K Code 4 Speed Numbers Match
Type:--
Trim:Convertible K Code 4 Speed Numbers Match
Color:Red
Interior color:Red
Engine:--
Fuel:Gasoline
Transmission:Manual
Drive type:--
Vehicle Title:Clear