Born to move, wheel, swing, streak, impress, dazzle, whirl, soar, and ride, ride, ride, the original brochure proudly stated for the 1969 Ford Torino GT 2-door hardtop you see here.
The Torino GT was also available as a 2-door SportsRoof and Convertible
The Torino was introduced in 1968, was actually part of the Fairlane Series and enjoyed all of the Fairlane 500 trim and was positioned just above it.
The GT package added GT handling suspension, air scoop, styled steel wheels, belted wide-oval white sidewall tires, plus stripes and special identification.
Inside this Torino we have a stunning white all-vinyl, bucket seat interior. It’s clearly a pampered car and the first owner kept the car for 45 years!
The standard engine on the Torino GT was was a 302 cubic inch V8 producing 200 horsepower. However, when this car was ordered new the original owner opted for a 390 cubic inch V8 (S code) that outputs 320 horsepower.
The ’69 Ford Torino has a wheelbase of 116″ with overall length of 201.1″ and is 74.8″ wide.
Ford produced 17,951 Torino GT 2-door hardtops for the 1969 model year at a base price of $2,865. In addition to the engine option mentioned above, this particular car also has optional power steering and power brakes (with front discs), bucket seats with center console. In fact, the options on this car has made it 1 of 1 Torino GTs with this combination.
This ’69 Ford Torino GT is currently for sale on eBay. (follow the link for even more photos)