Ultimate sleeper - GT-HO Phase III cop car

By: Andrew Britten, Unique Cars magazine

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If you were a cop way back then, this Ford Falcon would have been the ultimate work car.

With the numbers of XY Phase III GT-HOs locked in at 300 and with around a third to half of that number still in existence, there seems to be a burgeoning market for other high performance variations that snuck out of the factory in various guises. And they’re adding an interesting addendum to the whole GT-HO phenomenon.

One such variant was a police special, basically a disguised Phase III. Actually a Falcon 500 with all the running gear of a Phase III. There was plenty of precedence, with high performance police Falcons being custom built even before the XR GT...

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