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Page 14 and 15 shows some of the new features of the 1979 Mustang with its new fox body design and 2.3 liter 4-cylinder engine.
Interior options are shown on page 16 of the 1979 Ford Mustang promotional booklet. More interior options are shown on page 17
More interior options are shown on page 17 of the 1979 Ford Mustang promotional booklet. More interior options are shown on page 16
Exterior options are shown on page 18 of the 1979 Ford Mustang promotional booklet. More exterior options are shown on page 19
The standard 13 inch sport wheels are shown on page 7
the other 5 wheel options are shown here: [H] wire wheel covers, [J] forged metric aluminum wheels (standard on the Cobra), [G] turbine wheel covers (standard on the Ghia), [I] cast aluminum wheels, and [K] styled steel wheels with trim rings. The base-level wheels are not shown here, follow this link to see them
The back cover shows the body styles and major options groups available as well as the new colors and standard features of the 2-door coupe, 3-door hatchback, luxury optioned Ghia coupe, and sporty Cobra hatchback.
Magazine ad showing a silver 1979 notchback at the top and a smaller red fastback below. The ad says, "The New Breed"
- referring to the new body style introduced in 1979. The ad goes on to say, "Presenting a whole New Breed of Mustang for 1979. Dramatic new sports car styling gives this Mustang one of the most efficient aerodynamic designs of any car now built in America. With sports car features like a modified MacPherson front suspension, four-bar link rear suspension, rack and pinion steering, and front stabilizer bar, all Mustangs have precise handling to help flatten corners."
Ford promotional photo of a Medium Gray 1979 base-level coupe with full wheel covers, inset trim matched body-side moldings, color matched rear quarter window louvers, and pin stripes.
Repainted Medium Vaquero Glow 1979 Mustang Ghia hatchback with aftermarket wheels/rear spoiler and a 5.0L V8 engine. Unfortunately the body side molding, front grille and headlight molding have been painted over. They were probably all originally black, still a very nice car, and wait till you see the interior.
Side view of a Medium Vaquero Glow Mustang Ghia hatchback with aftermarket wheels/rear spoiler, sun roof, and a new paint job.
Here is the amazing luxury Ghia leather interior, for 88,000 miles its in pretty good shape.
Those are leather seats and electric door locks. Looks just like the luxury interior of the 1979 Ford Mustang promotional booklet
A very nice original looking dash view of a 1979 luxury Ghia Mustang. Question: what's all the buttons for on the steering wheel?
Only 88,000 miles on this 5.0L V8 engine.
Medium Vaquero Glow has a Ford paint code of 5W and is mistaken for Medium Chestnut (5M) in many Mustang books. In the door well, you can see the original glow color, pretty close to the new color.
Here is something you don't see often. Its a build sheet for this Medium Vaquero Glow (5W) 1979 Mustang Ghia hatchback.
This is a Ford promotional photo of a Medium Grey 1979 luxury optioned Ghia Mustang with wire wheel covers, pin stripes, full wraparound wide black bodyside moldings with dual color-coordinated accent stripe inserts, dual color-coordinated accent stripe inserts on bumpers, usually turbine wheel covers, color-keyed window frames/louvers, dual remote control styled mirrors, bright belt and rocker panel moldings, and rear mounted Ghia insignia. On the inside are low back bucket seats with headrests, color keyed deluxe seat belts, Ghia door trim badge, door soft inserts, door map pockets with carpeted lower panels, sports steering wheel, light group, roof-mounted passenger-assist grab handle, right-hand visor vanity mirror, Ghia sound package, and carpeted luggage compartment.
Original Bright Red 1979 Mustang hatchback with only 21K miles on it, optional Z-code 2.8L 6-cylinder engine, and bright aftermarket wheels. Check out the interior on this one!
Bright Red 1979 Mustang hatchback, rear left view. 1979 was the first year of the Fox bodyline for the Mustang.
Rear right view of a Bright Red 1979 Mustang hatchback with aftermarket bright wheels.
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