A star is born! Series production of the first generation of the Ford Mustang began in 1964. Since then, the “Pony Car” has become the epitome of the American sports car. What made this legendary automobile with its emblematic running horse on the radiator grille so distinctively charming was its sporty image combined with high-performing, reliable technology under the hood. Build a transparent, functional model of the formidable V8 engine from the 1965 Ford Mustang.
The enhanced 289 K-Code V8 High Performance engine produced a captivating 271 HP at 6000 rpm, and a maximum torque of 321 lb/ft (423 Newton meters) at 3400 rpm. The assembly kit uses a scare of around 1:3 and contains approximately 200 individual pieces. In two to three hours, you’ll build a finely detailed, transparent Ford Mustang 289 K-Code V8 model engine with original motor sound. All of the model parts move exactly as they do on the original, life-sized model. The components fir together easily, either as interlocking pieces or with screws – no glue required. The Ford Mustang kit comes with an exclusive 100 page booklet, complete with top-notch details and numerous stunning illustrations that guide you through the history of the Ford Mustang while outlining the technology that lies under the hood. The handbook contains a detailed and generously illustrated step-by-step guide that will lead you through the construction of the engine kit with clear instructions.
Additionally required: 3 x 1.5v batteries (AA) not included