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The 1970s Classic Ford Cars Channel covers the top Ford models of the decade. See what's under the hoods of 1970s classic Ford cars.

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1970 Ford Torino GT Convertible

The 1970 Ford Torino GT Convertible was flashy and fast and could reach 60 mph in 8 seconds thanks to its 429-cubic inch Cobra Jet engine. NASCAR tapped it to be the official pace car of the stock-car racing circuit. Read more about this powerful classic.


1966-1977 Ford Bronco

 1966-1977 Ford Bronco

The 1966-1977 Ford Bronco was an off-road-capable vehicle aimed at the suburban market. Find a profile and pictures of the 1966-1977 Ford Bronco. See more »

1970 Ford Torino GT Convertible

 1970 Ford Torino GT Convertible

The 1970 Ford Torino GT Convertible could reach 60 mph in eight seconds. See photos and learn more about the 1970 Ford Torino GT Convertible. See more »

1971-1978 Ford Capri/Capri II

 1971-1978 Ford Capri/Capri II

The Capri started out as Europe's answer to the Ford Mustang, but the Ford sport coupe became a popular import. Learn more about the Capri origins. See more »

1971 Ford LTD Convertible Coupe

 1971 Ford LTD Convertible Coupe

The 1971 Ford LTD Convertible Coupe was the first ragtop introduced in the very popular LTD series. Read about and see pictures of this classic car. See more »

1971-1980 Ford Pinto

1971-1980 Ford Pinto

The birth of the Ford Pinto came about through Lee Iacocca's efforts to build a domestic subcompact. Learn more about the origins of the Ford Pinto. See more »

1971 1972 1973 Ford Mustang Specifications

The 1971, 1972, 1973 Mustang differed greatly from previous generations of the famous car. See these 1971, 1972, 1973 Ford Mustang specifications. See more »

1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 Ford Mustang Specifications

See the specifications for the 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978 Ford Mustang. This generation of the legendary car featured a smaller and lighter design. See more »

1979 1980 1981 Ford Mustang Specifications

The 1979, 1980, 1981 Ford Mustang was leaner and cleaner than ever. For a look under the hood, go to these specifications of the Mustang from this era. See more »

Jack Telnack: Chief Designer of the 1979 Ford Mustang

 Jack Telnack: Chief Designer of the 1979 Ford Mustang

Designer Jack Telnack was born to be a Ford man. Read, in Telnack's own words, the inside story on the creation of the 1979-1981 Mustangs. See more »

1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 Ford Mustang

 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 Ford Mustang

The Ford Mustang II era of the mid-1970s was a departure for the automotive icon. Find out more about this smaller, fuel-efficient Ford Mustang. See more »