(4 photos of a 1989 Bright Regatta Blue Mustang LX 5.0L Sport Hatchback) 1989 Mustang 5.0 LX hatchback with a new 302 long block V8 GT40 crate motor from Ford racing, rated at 320 Horse Power. This mustang has its original LX packaged styled road wheels.|
(3 photos of a 1989 Almond Mustang Hatchback) This Almond 1989 Mustang LX hatchback is owned by James and Lisa Gram of Washington and was our Attitude Of The Week for the week starting August 1, 2010. I saw this unusual almond-yellow factory painted color from a long distance away at the 2010 Mustang Round-up car show in Bellevue, Washington. Lisa says its been a great car and drives it every day to work.
(8 photos of a 1989 Bright Red Mustang GT Hatchback) Bright Red 1989 Mustang GT with a 225 hp (at 4200 rpm), 302 cubic inch, 5.0 liter, electronic fuel injected, high output, V8 engine.
(8 photos of a 1989 Medium Shadow Blue Mustang LX 5.0L Sport Hatchback) Gary sends us these photos of his Medium Shadow Blue 1989 LX 5.0L Sport Mustang hatchback just before he sold it. 1989 was the first year for the LX 5.0L Sport special edition which included many of the GT options, including the 5.0L V8 engine, on the base level Mustang body. This special edition was offered from 1989 through 1993. The 1989 Mustang sales brochure says, For 1989, Mustang LX has an added twist - the LX 5.0L Sport. It comes with the awesome performance of the 5.0L GT engine and the taut handling of the GT suspension all wrapped up in the smooth styling of the LX. And it's available in 2-door hatchback, 2-door sedan, and convertible models The standard transmission is the 5-speed manual or you can opt for the convenience of the automatic overdrive transmission. The suspension system is the same as that used for the GT. Gas-pressured front structs and rear Quadra-shock set-up to give a trim, performance ride. Quick 14.7:1 constant ratio power rack-and-pinion steering. Traction-Lok axle and performance radials with 10-hole cast aluminum wheels are also part of the package. Hatchback and convertible models include articulated front bucket seats. The adjustable features of these seats include reclining backs, seat cushion side bolsters, under-thigh support and power lumbar support. Low back buckets are included with the 2-door sedan model.
(8 photos of a 1989 Custom Orange Mustang GT Hatchback) A custom Orange Mustang GT hatchback (I believe GM "Hugger Orange" or Ford "Grabber Orange"). Some exterior changes include a 4 inch cowl hood, Weld Racing rims, 275/50/15 Mickey Thompson drag radials, 165/15 front tires, and cross drilled and slotted rotors.
(8 photos of a 1989 Cabernet Red Mustang LX 5.0L Sport Hatchback) Cabernet Red 1989 Mustang 5.0 LX hatchback with the 225hp (at 4200rpm), 5.0 liter (302ci), high output, V8 engine. When the 5.0L V8 was ordered with the LX, it came with the 10-spoke alloy wheels, dual exhaust, the 5.0 fender emblem, and tachometer.
(14 photos of a 1989 Black Saleen Mustang Hatchback) Black 1989 Saleen Mustang hatchback with gray rocker stripes and a gray interior. This is a factory Saleen, ID number 78. This one has the stock Mustang 225hp 5.0L V8 engine. The 1989 Saleen came in four base colors; black, Scarlet Red, Dark Shadow Blue, and Oxford White. Other 1989 Mustang colors were available, but at extra cost.
(5 photos of a 1989 Oxford White Saleen SSC Mustang Hatchback) This is an Oxford White 1989 Mustang Saleen SSC hatchback. Only 161 where built. They were all white with white and gray interiors. They had higher output engines than the regular Saleens produced in 1989. You can just make out the "Saleen SSC" decal on the door above the vinyl body side molding at the bottom of the gray diagonal stripe.
(7 photos of a 1989 Scarlet Red Mustang GT Hatchback) Scarlet Red 1989 Mustang GT hatchback with a gray cloth interior and a sunroof. See the 5.0L emblem just behind the front wheel? Under the hood is the stock 5.0L V8 engine.
(11 photos of a 1989 Bright Regatta Blue Mustang GT Hatchback) Bright Regatta Blue over silver 1989 Mustang GT Hatchback with a gray interior and the stock 5.0L V8 engine. You can just make out the optional sunroof in this shot. The silver underside goes well with the silver wheels.
(9 photos of a 1989 Light Gray Smoke Mustang GT Hatchback) Light Gray Smoke 1989 Mustang GT with sunroof, gray leather seats, and 1991+ aftermarket Mustang GT wheels. This car needs a bit of paint touch-up, but it does show what the original smoke color looks like. The solid grille and aerodynamic side skirts was introduced to the Mustang GT in 1987 and continued through 1993, check out information on all years of GT Mustangs.
(5 photos of a 1989 Almond Mustang LX 5.0L Sport Hatchback) Almond 1989 Mustang LX hatchback with a tan interior and a 5.0 liter engine under the hood. This one is optioned with air conditioning, cruise control, power locks, power windows, and a cassette tape player!
(3 photos of a 1989 Scarlet Red Saleen Mustang Hatchback) Scarlet Red 1989 Saleen Racecraft Mustang hatchback with Saleen aerodynamic body panels, Saleen gold accent wheels, gold lower body stripe, Saleen rear spoiler, Saleen window graphics, and an upgraded 5.0L V8 engine. This car was at the 2010 Mustang Roundup car show held in Bellevue, Washington.
(4 photos of a 1989 Dark Gray Mustang LX 5.0L Sport Hatchback) This Dark Gray 1989 Mustang is a LX 5.0L Sport which offers much of the performance of the Mustang GT but in the LX body style for the 2-door coupe, hatchback, and convertible. 1989 was the first year of this special model which was offered on the base level Mustang up to 1993. This amazing example has only 9,000 miles on it.
(4 photos of a 1989 Red Saleen Mustang Hatchback) Red 1989 Saleen Mustang hatchback at the 2011 Mustang Roundup held in Bellevue, Washington. There were three reds offered by Ford on the Mustang in 1989, we think this is the darkest of the three called Cabernet Red.