What Is the Lone Star Limited Mustang?Last Updated February 5, 2020
Available only through Texas dealers, the Lone Star Limited Mustang was a regional special offered in the late 1960s. The Lone Star Mustang featured a unique paint job, Bluebonnet Blue which matches the Texas state flower. Only 175 Lone Star Mustangs were produced.
Based on the legendary Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird, the SR-71 Mustang Special Edition featured a black and gray exterior paint along with a screen print glass roof design. This special edition Mustang was auctioned off for $375,000 to benefit the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh event.
In 1982, Ford addressed the needs of the law enforcement community by offering a lighter, faster and more nimble vehicle than the one's police were using called the Special Services Package. The SSP Mustang featured a Foxbody platform with a 5.0 engine and automatic transmission.
The Ski Country Special Mustang was only available for the 1967 Mustang at ten dealers in the Denver area. This Mustang was upgraded for better winter driving which included snow tires, ski racks, and an equa-lock rear axle. The Ski Country Special came in five unique colors not available anywhere else.
Tussy Cosmetics teamed up with Ford to promote its three new shades of pink lipstick, Racy Pink, Racy Pink Frosted, and Defroster, where the Mustang would serve as the promotional vehicle. You would enter the sweepstakes to win the Tussy Mustang with the tagline being "Wear a Mustang to match your lipstick!"