BIG, BOLD V8 WITH ATTITUDE. One owner 1998 NL Fairlane by Tickford. Basically an EL GT in a Fairlane body or in other words a Ford Fairlane GT. Special limited edition one of only 106 built.
Number 37 in Navy Blue is totally original including the exhaust, brake pads etc with just tyres having been changed in its life. Of course she is running the all matching numbers Windsor 195 Kw 5.0L V8 410nm with the GT40P heads. Featuring the signature mesh grille, lowered suspension and large flat-spoked 17" alloy wheels. Sports-contoured front seats, leather and wood-rimmed Momo 4 spoke steering wheel. Premium 250 Watt 9 speaker audio system and alarm.
A genuine super low 78,775 klms with the log books, Owners manual and tape. One country owner has used this car as a Sunday driver only so minimum mileage covered. This is prestige Aussie Muscle at its best. Country NSW, Dubbo car. NSW registration. Plates N/T (Ref. 5237)
Engine: Fairlane 195kW: Windsor 5-litre V8, OHV, electronic multi-point fuel injection, 9.00:1 compression, GT-40P Explorer heads, roller rockers, special camshaft, upgraded 65mm throttle body and engine management system, electronic ignition, low restriction extractor exhaust system, 195kW @4700rpm, 410Nm @ 3900rpm (net)
Transmission: BTR M97LE, electronic 4 speed auto, GT Adaptive Shift Strategy, T-Bar shift. Ratios: 1st 2.39:1 - 2nd 1.45:1 - 3rd 1.00:1 - 4th - 0.68:1, Reverse 2.09:1
Rear axle: 3.45:1, LSD
Suspension: Front: Independent, upper and lower wishbones with urethane inner bushes, unique coil spring/strut-type dampers, GT camber and castor kit and 28 mm anti-roll bar. Modified spindle to accommodate bigger brakes.
Rear: Live axle, upper and lower longitudinal arms, transverse Watts linkage, unique variable-rate coil springs and dampers, 24 mm anti-roll bar, tuned urethane upper and lower trailing arm bushes, delete self-levelling.
Brakes: Front ventilated 329mm discs, PBR twin piston Cobra calipers, rear solid 299 mm discs. ABS
Wheels: 17" x 7.5" Speedline 6-spoke alloy
Tyres: 225/45R17 Michelin Pilot SXGT