Isn't she beautiful? This girl has been in the shop for the last four years and has now come home to live in our garage, and we are thrilled! She is a 1971 Ford Mustang, Mach 1 with a 429 Cobra Jet engine. Yup, she's a beaut. (:
Here is what she looked like when hubs first purchased her:
My husband purchased her just a few months before we met and quickly put her into the shop to begin the body repair/restoration. She has been primed and is ready for a new paint job. We haven't yet picked a paint color but are throwing around a few colors.
Here she is in the shop:
Over the last few weeks my father-in-law has come over and helped JP remove the engine and most recently JP and one of his buddies just removed the transmission.
JP getting greasy and loving it:
Here is a corner of the garage with walking room:
The shell of the vehicle:
After we (mostly he) restore the engine, then we'll refurbish the inside including all new flooring, seating, everything new and pretty, ahem I mean strong and manly.
That's after we find some money! Lottery anyone?