About two seconds after Ford unveiled the Mustang, fans were gyrating for big block power on its order sheet. The optional 289 hypo had 71 ponies over the standard Windsor V8. That wasn’t enough. So, the Mustang Cobra Jet was born.
Mustang Cobra Jet
The car was built to race. No radio, no clock, console, or air conditioning. Cobra Jets came standard with heavy duty shock towers and rode on poly glass tires.