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14 pictures (1 car) found: year of "1965", sub-model of "Tournament of Thrills"

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(from page 36 of the 1965 Collection) This is a copy of the 1965 Tournament of Thrills daredevil, stunt show featuring special ordered 1965 Mustangs. Several more 1969 models were ordered in 1968. The show was based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and toured the nation which included a regular run at the Golden Gate Speedway in Tampa, Florida and the Palm Beach Speedway. The show featured drivers from around the nation and existed since the 1950s. ABC's Wide World of Sport and DBS TV Sport Spectacular covered several of the shows.
(from page 36 of the 1965 Collection) This is one way we dated this booklet. It talks about the new Mustang GT package which came out in 1965.
(from page 36 of the 1965 Collection) This is the list of events for the 1965 Tournament of Thrills show. They include 2 car precision driving over ramps, 2 car criss cross, 4 car precision driving over ramps, 4 car criss cross, motorcycle fire wall crash, slide for life, human battering ram, car reverse ram, car reverse spins, roll over crash contest, low ski driving over ramps, high ski driving over ramps, car aerial wingovers, motorcycle leap, t bone crash, dive bomber head on crash, and car ramp to ramp leap.
(from page 36 of the 1965 Collection) This is one of two pages showing the Mustang and Ford F-100 pickup playing leap frog as they fly through space from ramp to ramp. It lists Don Chadwick and Bill Ward as the drivers. It also says the show is featured on CBS Sports Spectacular.
(from page 36 of the 1965 Collection) On this second page of the double layout, the new Mustang fastback is shown leap frogging with a Ford F-100 pickup.
(from page 36 of the 1965 Collection) No Mustangs here, although they are called the Mustang Auto Daredevil team (as the cover of this booklet says). The T-Bone Crash is featured here with various older cars destroying each other.
(from page 36 of the 1965 Collection) More Mustang and F-100 Pickup leap frogs are shown on this double page as well as a flying leap into a lake. All film for the 1965 CBS TV Sports Spectacular.
(from page 36 of the 1965 Collection) High Ski Driving in a Mustang is shown here where Don Chadwick drives the Mustang on two wheels. It says he broke the world's record for driving a car on two wheels around a half-mile banked track when he kept is Mustang rolling for 2 laps or more than a full mile.
(from page 36 of the 1965 Collection) Mustang Precision Driving is featured on this page of the 1965 Tournament of Thrills promotional booklet. You can see at least 4 hardtops where used, adding this to the one white and on darker colored fastback on the previous page puts the total to at least 6. Have you seen these cars today? We are looking for them for our book on special and limited edition Mustangs.
(from page 37 of the 1965 Collection) Three stunts are featured here: The Dive Bomber Crash has Buster Gunter driving a stock car up a high ramp, flies through the air, and crashes head-on into parked cars. The Crash Roll Over has Tex Randall drives a jalopy demolished in a wheel-to-wheel roll over in which the car turns completely over an back on 4 wheels while the driver remains in the seat. Zeke Reifsnyder performs the Slide For Life where he leaps from the rear of a speeding Mustang and slides through a pool of flaming gasoline.
(from page 37 of the 1965 Collection) This page features three stunts. The Human Battering Ram features Ben Gates clinging to the hood of a speeding car and crashes head-first through a flaming board wall. Bill Moya performs the Flaming Cycle Crash where his motorcycle crashes through a blazing barrier. Finally Jimmy Canton leaps is motorcycle over 3 parked cars from ramp-to-ramp.
(from page 37 of the 1965 Collection) The Daredevil Clowns are featured on this page as well as all the drivers and the CBS staff with Tournament officials.
(from page 37 of the 1965 Collection) Ford sponsored part of the Tournament of Thrills show and this is their Pickup ad near the end of the promotional booklet.
(from page 37 of the 1965 Collection) B.F. Goodrich sponsored the Tournament of Thrills show and this is their ad on the back of the promotional booklet.
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