GT Ford Performance


....... and then comes



Designed by Ford Product Planning Manager - Nick Bartolini to stop crowds at the Melbourne and Sydney Motor Show.

Car featured H.O. running gear , power steering , 36 gallon tank and Superbird decal available in Orange , Black or White.

One feature exclusive to Show Superbird is the rough wool upholstery and pale grey rooflining .
The one sold to the public came off a bit differently.

The 302 V8 Superbird from Ford - an exiting package of Power , Comfort and Individuality.

Power: Superbird comes standard with a 240 BHP 302 CID V8 engine under the bonnet - and a 4-speed floor shift to make the most of it. (T-Bar automatic transmission with sports console is optional).
Other standard equipment include front power disc brakes, 185 SR x 14 radials, sport handling suspension, GT instrumentation - tachometer, volt meter, oil pressure, temperature and fuel gauges, speedometer and odometer, prismatic day / night rear view mirror.

Comfort: Superbird is luxuriously carpeted wall-to-wall and has high-backed, deeply-contoured front bucket seats with a choice of white or black vinyl trim.

Individuality: Styled rear window louvres ... a matt black front grille ... 6" x 14" styled steel wheels with GT chrome wheel trim rings, chrome centre cap and wheel nuts ... "Superbird" identification decals on glove box and on rear body panels ... and a unique,
colour-keyed exterior paint treatment on bonnet, side and rear panels give Superbird a stand-out individuality that commands second looks.
You choose from three exclusive paint combinations - Polar White with Cosmic Blue accent, Yellow Fire with Walnut Glow accent and Lime Glaze with Jewel Green accent.

Special retail price: $3590
Optional T-Bar automatic and sports console $3735 A saving of $410 on normal retail price for the manual model, and $423 on the automatic model.

What You Really Got

Colour Pics courtesy of Jemay. What a Champion.

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