1965 Ford Mustang

1965 Ford Mustang

For the 1965 model year Ford introduced the Fastback model to the Mustang lineup. A K code HI-PO engine was able to accelerate the car to a 15.7 second quarter mile. Enthusiast based options available included special handling packages, Rally-Pac instrumentation, front disc brakes, and a four-speed manual transmission among others.

Body Styles
Body Style Code Body Description Production Total Factory Price Shipping Weight
65A (07) 2 door hard-top coupe 409,260 $2,372 2,465
76A (08) 2 door convertible 73,112 $2,614 2,650
63A (09) 2 door fastback coupe 77,079 $2,589 2,515


Engine Options
Engine Serial Number Engine Description CID Bore & Stroke Main Bearings Carburetor Model Compression Max Horsepower
T Inline Six 200 3.68×3.13 7 C50F-9510-E 9.2:1 120@4400RPM
C Challenger V8 289 4.00×2.87 5 C50F-9510-E 9.3:1 200@4400RPM
K Challenger High-Performance V8 289 4.00×2.87 5 C40F-9510-AL 10.5:1 271@6000RPM
A Challenger V8 289 4.00×2.87 5 C40F-9510-AL 10.0:1 225@4400RPM


Color Options
Color Name Color Code
Raven Black A
Pagoda Green B
Dynasty Green D
Rangoon Red J
Silversmoke Gray K
Wimbledon White M
Prairie Bronze P
Sunlight Yellow V
Vintage Burgundy X
Skylight Blue Y
Chantilly Beige Z
Poppy Red 3
Caspian Blue H
Ivy Green R
Champagne Beige I
Honey Gold C
Tropical Turquoise O
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