This is a 1969 build date 4-headlight Mangusta model.

Color = Azure

Version: Mangusta
Chassis: 8MA 784
Engine: 302 Ford V8
Headlights: Four
Year built: 1969
Exterior: Metallic Blue
Interior: Black
First owner: TBC

1981 sold to current owner.
Engine replaced with a Boss 302 featuring 351-W heads.
2004 featured in the Miramax motion picture Kill Bill II directed by Quentin Tarantino. 784 was Bill’s car (played by David Carradine) and featured in the movie press and promotional shots.

1969 Mangusta S/N 0784 is reluctantly being offered for sale. Featured in the color section of the book DeTomaso, the Man and the Machines and also on the television program, “The Exciting World of Speed and Beauty”. Older restoration from bare metal. Finished in Mercedes Petrol Blue. Boss 302 engine w/351W heads. Many upgrades. Chassis strengthened. A car that can really be driven.

U.S. Spec Version
As seen in the book DeTomaso, the Man and the Machines, in the color section
Appeared on the television show, “The Exciting World of Speed and Beauty
Participated in many Concours and displays.
Driven on many trips without incident. LA to Las Vegas, Monterey, San Diego, Solvang and regular daily driving.
The car was restored after being taken down to the bare metal and rust removed. This is an older restoration.
Paint is Mercedes Benz Petrol Blue
The overall appearance of the car is very strong – this is not a full tilt concours car but rather, one that is far above average and definitely not a trailer queen.
Never raced.
Lovingly cared for.
The body appears as stock and has not been modified
window glass and trim very good
The interior is in very good condition
Rotary type air conditioner upgrade

High end stereo with power booster
Boss 302 Engine
351W Heads
Offenhauser manifold with Holley carb -780 cfm
Crane cam – hydraulic
10.5:1 Compression Ratio
Custom headers
MSD ignition
Estimated 350 horsepower
ZF rebuilt by Roy Butfoy
Bump steer kit added
Some polishing of suspension
Chassis strengthened
A practical Mangusta – not a museum piece
Much more performance -especially top end speed than a stock car.
Body, paint and interior require nothing
A car you can participate with in shows, rallyes and all events.
Only 401 made and they are sure to appreciate.
The asking price is $59,995.00 OBO


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