The 1970 Mustangs were restyled to be less aggressive and therefore returned to single headlamps which were moved to the inside of the grille opening with ‘fins’ on the outside of the grille sides. Some felt the aggresive styling of the 1969 model hurt its sales and this view prompted the headlamp revisions and simplification of other exterior styling aspects. It’s worth noting though that 1969 sales exceeded those in 1970. The rear fender air scoops were removed and the taillight panel was now flat instead of concave as seen in 1969. The interior options remained mostly unchanged.
The 1970 Mustang saw the previous 351 Windsor V8 engine options replaced with a new 351 cu in Cleveland V8 in either 2V (2-venturi carburetor) or 4V (4-venturi carburetor) versions...Read More