tickford trans-am
performance edition

OVERVIEW

50 years ago, Sandown race track witnessed the introduction of a special Ford Mustang that would soon become an icon of Australian motorsport. Driven by Allan Moffat, the car saw 101 victories from 151 races, amongst scores of qualifying and lap records.

That car became the legendary 1969 Trans-Am Boss 302 Mustang or as it became colloquially known, the Coca-Cola Mustang.

In 1969, Ford’s racing division Kar Kraft delivered the M-Code 302 Boss Mustang to Ford US to be raced in the US Trans-Am series. However, with some strong persuasion, one of the seven ’69 Trans-Ams built was brought to Australia to be raced in the Touring Car championship by Allan Moffat. The unique combination of a state-of-the-art Mustang and the skill of Moffat propelled the ’69 Trans-Am into the history books.

And today, Tickford announce their celebration of this unique achievement by drawing on their engineering-led vehicle enhancement program and creating the limited edition Tickford Trans-Am Mustang to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the original, in association with Allan.

handling & suspension

  • A Tickford-engineered suspension package developed for MY19/20 Mustang’s featuring a matched set of coilovers and dampers by H&R lowering the vehicle by an additional 25mm
  • For cars fitted with MagneRide suspension, a set of lowering Eibach springs will be fitted as a replacement
    A Tickford-engineered Race Red top engine strut brace, featuring a stainless steel plate personally autographed by Allan Moffat
  • Two Steeda Ultralite G-Trac braces for the rear to provide improved stability
  • A set of unique, purpose-built 20” alloy wheel created in the style of the 8-spoke minilite wheels in 20″ x 9.5″ on the front and 20″ x 11″ on the rear with Tickford centre caps and a set of silver wheel nuts incorporating a locking wheel nut
  • Ultra-high-performance Michelin Pilot Sport 4S tyres, 275/35R20 front and 295/35R20 rear
  • Utilising the existing Brembo calipers, both front and rear feature high-performance Bendix slotted rotors and uprated ceramic pads

interior

  • A full replacement OEM-spec Nappa leather trim, front and rear, featuring a unique and modern interpretation of the 1969 BOSS 302 Mustang and the Tickford Trans-Am logo in the seat back
  • Upgraded centre console lid in Alcantara/leather accents
  • Upgraded door panels and red and black leather
  • An enhanced steering wheel, 2/3rds thicker for a better tactile feel, featuring red and black leather trim and stitching and a red straight-ahead marker
  • On manual cars, a retro-inspired gear knob
  • Tickford Trans-Am badging including the build number on the dashboard
  • A set of replacement, Tickford Trans-Am badged high quality carpet mats

exterior

  • A revised front grille featuring twin driving lights, hard wired into the vehicles system in a nod to the original vehicle
  • Black Mustang logo
  • A retro-inspired, black rear spoiler
  • Black wing mirror caps
  • Modern interpretation of the 1969 Trans-Am livery, replacement badges, the rear flower power logo and rear end gold trim
  • A blank rear deck lid panel
  • Bonnet hydraulic struts

production build

  • No more than 100 will be built, with customers able to secure a build plate of their choosing between 2-99 on a first-come, first-served basis which will feature both in the engine bay and inside the car
  • Production will begin at Tickford’s Campbellfield, Victoria workshop, where a dedicated team will convert the standard Mustang into the Trans-Am to the specifications listed with any other option requested by the customer

technical benefits

  • Power increase between 10-15%
  • increased power delivery from low and mid rev range
  • Increased torque spread, from low to high rpm
  • Power delivery can be held longer in every gear
  • Can be driven aggressively with access to increased power in a broader rev range
  • Improved/direct transmission response to throttle demand
  • Enhanced driveability and increased power without the expense of supercharging

ENQUIRE

Contact us today to book your vehicle in!

$32,995

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