Ford XB 351 hardtop - today's tempter

By: Unique Cars magazine

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Big V8 coupe

Of all the mainstream locally-developed coupes, Ford's XB is somewhere near the top of the pile when it comes to desirability – something that has been reflected in the meteroric rise in values they have undergone in recent years.

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Their fame has been helped in a big way by the model starring in its own Eric Bana flick, Love the Beast. You can read more about that car here.

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We've done a fair bit on the series over time, including this reader ride story a few years back.

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As for this car, it's running a 351 with auto and 9-inch diff, the spec if left the showroom with in 1974. It's also been repainted and retrimmed with colour changes. Said to be a daily driver, it's located in Sydney with Muscle Car Warehouse and is on the market for $165,000.


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