1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429 Up For Sale
The Boss 429 is probably one of the rarest and most valued muscle cars from the 1960s. In total only 849 original Boss were produced in 1969 and each one under the hood come equipped with 429 engine, which was derived from the Ford 385 unit. Also known as the “Boss 9”, the car was rated at 375 hp (280 kW) and 450 lb-ft (610 Nm) of torque, but actual output was believed to be well over 500 horsepower (370 kW). Backed by an 4-speed manual transmission and Traction-Lok differential, the car was to be able to exceed speeds of up to 175mph.
The previous owner of this particular unit spent 13 years, returning the car to exactly the state it was originally sold in. The car was completely disassembled, chemically dipped, fully stripped and professionally e-coated. The Boss 429’s engine was rebuilt to factory specifications, while the car’s chrome and stainless has been professionally restored and professionally polished. Even the Wimbledon White paint is single-stage, per original.
Sale of the white Boss 429 includes official Ford customer relationship center paperwork, a Boss 429 supplement to 1969 Mustang owner’s manual, restoration photos, a stack of restoration receipts, Eminger invoice, Deluxe Marti Report and a reproduction Window Sticker. Sale also includes correct Ford 9-inch rear axle, original Toploader 4-speed manual transmission, original 15-inch Magnum 500 wheels and correct Black Clarion Knit vinyl interior.
The car is currently for sale on eBay, and the seller is asking no less than $299,900.00.