Cars for Sale

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We’ve always got cars either up for sale or being prepared for sale in our workshop. If you don’t see anything you like below, it doesn’t mean we don’t have the right car for you. Keep an eye on this page as all vehicles ready for sale will be listed here.

Being “Essex Mustang Centre”, we usually stick to classic American Ford Mustangs, however we sometimes break the pattern and stock different classic cars too. We usually have around three to six classic Ford Mustangs for sale even if they aren’t yet listed on this page. Only fully completed vehicles get listed here.

SOLD: “Lisa” 1966 Ford Mustang 289 V8 Auto Coupe

Lisa is a 1966 V8 Auto Coupe, finished in bright red with contrasting graphite grey Shelby stripes.  She wears refurbished Magnum 500 wheels with brand new Pirelli tyres all round. To finish off the sporty look on the exterior, a set of factory fitted rocker panel mouldings have been fitted. Under the hood is finished in satin black and the engine wears Cobra aluminium rocker covers and Edelbrock air filter sitting on a four barrel carburettor adding approximately 35-40 HP. Being a Southern State car, she also has a larger radiator therefore, cooling in the UK is not an issue. [...]

2017-02-20T19:49:48+00:000 Comments

SOLD: “Ellen” 1965 Ford Mustang Resto-Mod Eleanor Tribute V8 Auto Coupe

We are pleased to offer for sale this 1965 Ford Mustang Coupe. Finished in the style of the classic film car from "Gone in 60 Seconds" Eleanor! She is finished in gun metal, metallic grey with black Shelby striping. All chrome work and exterior bright work is in excellent condition. Adding to the Eleanor look are bullet racing mirrors on both passenger and driver side doors along with a billet aluminium replacement front grille. Wheels, as can be seen in the photographs, are Chip Foose design adding to the Resto-Mod look. For your privacy, all side and rear glass has been [...]

2017-02-20T18:53:13+00:000 Comments

SOLD: “Stefanie” 1966 Ford Mustang 289 Auto Coupe

So here we are again back in 1966. Born this year was Stefanie, a V8 Auto Mustang finished in bright red with black interior. 1966 was the first face lift year with a new slatted grill replacing the ’65 honey comb grill, the centre coral losing its side bars and the side quarter trims were enlarged and now had three forward facing fingers. Inside, all cars now had the GT dash with round centre mounted speedo with gas, water temperature, amp meter and oil pressure gauges. Door cards and seats were also slightly modified. Stefanie wears all the 66 mods [...]

2017-02-20T19:47:58+00:000 Comments

SOLD: “Samantha” 1965 Ford Mustang 289 Auto Fastback

2014 is the Fiftieth  anniversary of the iconic Mustang and nothing congers up the feel of the early sixties like a 1964/65 Mustang Fastback.  Released along side its sibling sister the Mustang Coupe, it was way ahead of its time in term of design and styling, therefore as you would expect, good examples of the early car are now fetching a premium, and are sure to rise in 2014 - the Golden Anniversary year. We are offering on behalf of one of our long standing customers a car from his private collection.  She is a 1964 built genuine V8 289 auto fastback. [...]

2017-02-20T18:50:08+00:000 Comments

SOLD: “Stacey” 1966 Ford Mustang 289 Auto Coupe

What a year 1966 was.  President Lyndon Johnson said on the 12th of Jan, "the USA will stay in Vietnam as long as aggression commands us to battle".  John Lennon said, "we are [the Beatles] now more famous than Jesus".  England won the world cup 4-2 and on 8th sep Star Trek was aired for the first time and we heard those immortal words, "beam me up Scotty".  Petrol was 25p a gallon and the average house cost £3840 and of course Stacey was born. 1966 was a face lift year with the GT dash now standard on all models.  Interior trim mods included new [...]

2017-02-20T18:47:39+00:000 Comments

SOLD: “Iris” 1965 Ford Mustang 289 Auto Fastback

It's March 3rd 1965 and in England it had been -6 degrees centigrade overnight.  By lunchtime it was snowing the temperature not getting above 0.  Meanwhile in Los Angeles California it was 71 degrees Fahrenheit and the sun was shining in down town LA. A Ford dealership is readying another Mustang for collection by its new owner,  this one being a Fastback A code car.  At 1pm, the owner takes the keys, fires her up and drives off into the Californian sunshine, driving what was to become a piece of automotive history. Move forward 49 years, cross the pond, and [...]

2017-02-20T18:44:57+00:000 Comments

SOLD: “Angelina”1966 Mustang Green Coupe V8 Anniversary Edition

2014 is a landmark year for Ford, for it was on the 17th April 1964 at the Worlds Fair that Ford unveiled to the world the Mustang.  Originally Ford forecast sales of 100,00 in the first year of production - that figure was blown away, with the dealers selling 20,000 on the first day.  Going on to sell more than 300,000 in the first model year of 1964 . Over the next 18 months, over 1 million Mustangs were sold.  The 1964 car was released mid year and as a result it became known as the “1964 ½”.  In 1965 the Mustang became Ford’s [...]

2017-02-20T18:42:07+00:000 Comments

SOLD: “Kate” 1965 Mustang Red Coupe V8

On the 17th April 1964, Ford showcased at the Worlds Fair what was to become their biggest seller since the Model T - the all new Mustang.  To become know as the pony car.  All cars built up to 17th August were know as 64 and half, as back in the '60s new models were show cased in Oct/Nov ready for the January release. We have for sale  one of those first generation cars, refinished in bright red with contrasting black interior.  Manufactured in early '65, she is a genuine factory manufactured V8 with 2V carburettor. Exterior paint is in excellent [...]

2017-02-20T18:39:25+00:000 Comments

SOLD: 1966 Mustang Coupe Project Car V8 Auto

This 1966 Mustang project car as seen in the video starts, runs, drives and stops. She requires body work all round including passenger front chassis rail, rear wheel arches and drop off panels in the trunk. The rocker panels(sills) are solid and new floor pans have been fitted but require welding. The interior is in good useable condition having no rips or tears.  Under the hood would require tidying and an engine tune up. Overall this would make a great project and with work, could make a great '66 Mustang Runs and drives Good interior Some new parts Great project [...]

2017-02-20T18:36:52+00:000 Comments

SOLD: “Laura” 1965 Mustang (’64 ½) Convertible V8 Auto Burgundy

We are pleased to offer for sale this 1964 ½ convertible finished in vintage burgundy metallic paint with contrasting ivory interior. This vehicle was the subject of a full restoration approximately five years ago and has covered under 2000 miles since. She starts first time and idles smoothly.  Driving is a pleasure with the factory fitted power steering.  Under braking she stops straight and true having just had a full brake overhaul including new master cylinder. Under the hood has also been refurbished to a high standard including new rocker covers and air filter.   This must be one of the nicest [...]

2017-02-20T18:36:28+00:000 Comments