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Offline jonw29

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68 California Special question
« on: October 12, 2018, 10:18:07 am »
Does anyone know how many California Specials CJs were built,and colors?Thank you
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Re: 68 California Special question
« Reply #1 on: October 12, 2018, 10:55:16 am »
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Red White Blue
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Re: 68 California Special question
« Reply #2 on: October 12, 2018, 11:57:45 am »
Wow.Any 4 Speeds?
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Re: 68 California Special question
« Reply #3 on: October 12, 2018, 12:23:24 pm »
     I think Armond (a forum member) restored the blue one. You might try the forum search function to see if there is any more info. I'm also fairly sure that the car was featured in Mustang Monthly about 4 years ago. Somewhere around the 50th anniversary timeframe.
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Re: 68 California Special question
« Reply #4 on: October 12, 2018, 02:06:13 pm »
Doesn’t Bob Teets have one. It was red IIRC. Haven’t heard or seen anything of him in a few years. Used to see him at some of the bigger Mustang events

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Re: 68 California Special question
« Reply #5 on: October 12, 2018, 02:11:17 pm »
I was on Armond's site drooling over the blue one and it got me to thinkin'.LOL
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Re: 68 California Special question
« Reply #6 on: October 12, 2018, 02:13:33 pm »
Think I’m wrong about Bob Teets car. Think it was a 428 CJ High Country Special.

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Re: 68 California Special question
« Reply #7 on: October 12, 2018, 02:15:34 pm »
I googled Teet's car and it is a High Country Special.Still pretty sweet.
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Re: 68 California Special question
« Reply #8 on: October 12, 2018, 02:16:18 pm »
OOOOppps .You replied 2 minutes before I did.
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Re: 68 California Special question
« Reply #9 on: October 12, 2018, 03:41:42 pm »
White one is 4 speed with 4.30 axle.
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Re: 68 California Special question
« Reply #10 on: October 12, 2018, 09:01:23 pm »
I thought there was 9
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Re: 68 California Special question
« Reply #11 on: October 13, 2018, 09:11:51 am »
9 High Country Special and 3 California Special R code 428 cars.

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Re: 68 California Special question
« Reply #12 on: October 13, 2018, 07:19:58 pm »
My confusion.
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