How we transformed our classic Mustang’s brake system for track duty

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Update by Tim Suddard to the Ford Mustang Fastback project car
Oct 3, 2023 | Ford, Mustang, brakes, Vintage Racing, Ford Mustang, HSR, Cobra Automotive, Classic Tube, Wilwood Engineering

We replaced the stock drums with Cobra Automotive’s HSR-legal disc brake kit–basically a duplicate of the parts used by Trans-Am teams back in the day–but we still needed to figure out the rest of the system. Fortunately, everything we needed could be easily ordered, mostly from Wilwood.

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