Reader’s Rides & Mustangs
This 1970 Ford Torino is owned by, 5.0 Mustang & Super Fords reader, Rick Ferrusi. Check out some pictures and ratings of this Stang below, as well as other info about this ride.
Drummer, Rick Ferrusi's 1970 Cobra Jet Ford Torino
Home town: Middletown N.Y.
Color: Grabber Yellow
Under the hood: 1970 Ford Torino Cobra with the matching numbers J-code 429-cubic-inch, 370hp big-block V-8. Straight from the factory with Ram air-induced 11.3:1 compression ratio. This 429 Cobra Jet produced 370hp at 5,400 rpm and a mind-boggling 450 foot-pounds of torque at only 3,400 rpm, with a Heavy Duty Top Loader Close Ratio 4-speed. Origin: Built in Atlanta in December '69 and sold through McCafferty Ford in Hamilton Square, N.J.
Special features: Four-speed close ratio manual transmission, optional axle ratio, traction-lok differential, F60X15 belted tires w/raised white letters, body side moldings, power front disc brakes, power steering, AM radio, tinted glass — complete, color-keyed racing mirrors, Magnum 500 chrome wheels
My Favorite cruise music: is Dead on Arrival's "Alive and Kickin'" CD "Play It Loud and Rock On"