Episode Summary

Phil Landes owns a 1967 Mustang GT convertible, 390 Big Block, 4 speed, deluxe interior/exterior decor group. All numbers matching. Here to share his unique story from pizza delivery driver to daily cruiser.

Episode Notes

Ford Mustang, The Early Years Podcast — Guest Interview Application

Do you own an early year Mustang?: 

1967 Mustang GT convertible, 390 Big Block, 4 speed,

If you own a Mustang, how long have you owned your ride?: 

32 years

Please upload a favorite pic of your Mustang or a classic car you drive now or have owned in the past.: https://cdn.filestackcontent.com/ellaIotaToiFrPu9Uj8w?Phil’s67390GT.jpg?image/jpeg

What do you do for a living?: 

Operations Manager at a commercial outdoor equipment store.

Retired teacher and principal.

If you’ve made improvements to your classic car or restored it, what work have you done?: 

Added Wilwood brakes, electronic ignition, modern electric choke carburetor

I also added the following factory options: Tilt steering, Power steering, console, aluminum tail light panels, 15×7 factory style wheels

What plans do you have for improvements/restoration/modification of your classic car?: 

I have always wanted to boost the horsepower of the 390 but, because it is the original driveline, I have hesitated. There are a lot of bolt-on aluminum parts (heads, intake, etc. ) that would reduce weight and add power but most days I appreciate the car the way it left the factory.

If you are on social media, please share your social media names/handles so we can tag you when promoting your episode.: 

Facebook – Philip R. Landes: https://www.facebook.com/phil.landes.5

Instagram – philiplandes: https://www.instagram.com/philiplandes/

Show Links:

An Expert’s Guide to Maintaining Your Classic Mustang — a handful of experts add their smarts and help you through preventive maintenance and challenges you might face when it comes to maintaining your pony. www.TheMustangPodcast.com/repair

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