Author: Shire Horse

Everything about the 1971, 1972 & 1973 Ford Mustang

Sniffing Glue !

So, you think you know what you’re doing eh?You think you have it all worked out? …yeah right… I had a perfectly good Green 02 body Mustang 1971. It took me 6 months to find(because I was being super picky) and owned it for 2 years. Before buying another, I had to remind myself of…
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Members Rides

PonyPastor (A.K.A. Tim Cole) We asked Tim what’s been going on? and as you can see he’s been a bit busy Here’s his story I restored my first car as a 16-year old. Using the term “restored” is quite a stretch when one considers the crude nature of my work. But it was a rewarding…
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Forum news

The forums are full of sweaty, beered up wrenching types again. Rocketfoot has turned to high fashion … the Paris catwalk will fill his “Tees” with boobs on hot babes… oh look; Barry fainted at the thought; anyone got a bucket of icy water?rjpohl is busy bleeding … anyone sent for an ambulance?GeoBW is trying…
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The road to hell?

Either you are from what I label as the “knitted cardigan brigade”…the hunchback be-moaners who sit in their wing backed armchairs, awaiting that inevitable day they expire from this planet to go off to do something more useful. You know the type… The ones that when a conversation breaks out about cars, they always pull…
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Here is the News

Forum activity is on the hustle again … the TV must’ve broke. Heavy Metal keeps talking about his “wood”. IceJawa is giving his engine compartment more bling than Caesars Palace Tdskip thinks the steering wheel should couple to something… “..use the force, Luke” You know something is wrong when everyone is admiring JScott’s rear end…
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Motorcity Mustang

We managed to speak with Mike, the proprietor of Motorcity Mustang and a collector. I’m grateful he managed to take time out of a busy business schedule to do this. An interesting car and parts business that helps a lot around 7173. Parts supply is very important to us, without which our problems would escalate.…
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1971 …what a great year.

What was happening in 1971? NASA sent more Earth creatures into space on Apollo 14 – the third manned mission to the moon – with Alan Shepard using the moon as a golf course for the first time. Average income in US was $10k Men wore impossible side burns, viva Zapata moustaches and gaudy suits…
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Members Rides: Mister 4×4

Here’s the first of our Member Car Showcase: Mister 4×4 (A.K.A. Eric) He is so named as he used to frequent a local chain of 4 Wheel Drive shops in Salt Lake City, Utah where he grew up and bought various things for his 4x4s. Mister 4×4 has brought back from the boneyard a lovely…
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Investment cars

I could never be like an investment banker; typically a guy wearing a permanently serious expression nailed to his face, adorned in a grey suit. But like most, the banker, other people and I, also have to do that day to day thing of “going to work”. Look at it this way ..you wake up…
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Here is the news:

Activity in the forums is on the increase. Machattack is scouring every junkyard for Headlight Bezels,JScott’s AirCon still isn’t working – no doubt when it does the interior of his car will be like a winter in Montana.Spike Morelli (I guess by the name he’s Italian) …Basically, someone tried to whack him. Perhaps he should…
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