Ford Motor Company has built another one-of-a-kind aviation themed Ford Mustang for the Experimental Aircraft Association’s ‘Gathering of Eagles’ fundraiser called the AV-X10 “Dearborn Doll” Ford Mustang. The 2010 AV-X10 Mustang will be auctioned off during the 2009 EAA Air Venture Oshkosh fly-in convention which takes place July 27-August 2.
The AV-X10 uses the 2010 Mustang GT with Glassroof option as a base platform before paint work and performance modifications were added. At the heart of the AV-X10 Dearborn Doll Mustang is the10-millionth 4.6-liter engine produced at the Romeo Engine plant. Read below for all the specifications on the AV-X10 Dearborn Doll.
Exterior Vehicle Specifications
Utilizes the new 2010 Mustang GT Glass Roof model as the base car, with Ford Racing performance modifications.
Graphic theme is a tribute to WWII-era aviation paint schemes, with custom-mixed unique Satin Silver exterior paint, “Dearborn Doll” pin-up art on either side of fuselage, yellow “nose cone” and rear wing, and white tail stripe with “AV-X10” call letters.
Rear end design includes Shelby GT500 lower rear fascia and rear wing, and Air Force star decklid badge.
19″ forged SVT GT500 five spoke wheels in liquid silver with yellow propeller tips.
The cock-pit style glass roof canopy is adorned with an abstract translucent star and bars.
Engine & Performance
4.6L 24-valve V8 engine
10-millionth Romeo Engine Plant Engine
Ford Racing Mustang GT 550 hp Supercharger Kit
Ford Racing Handling Pack featuring dampers, lowering springs, and anti-roll bar kit
Ford Racing Mustang FR500S Performance Exhaust
Ford Racing Short Throw Shifter
Interior Vehicle Specifications
Custom one of a kind interior design includes “worn” bomber jacket style leather by Bader for seat trim, coupled with P51 cockpit-inspired diamond tucked seat and door inserts in military olive khaki material.
Genuine aluminum dash trim in a unique diamond knurled pattern with “Dearborn Doll” script.
Instrumentation includes Ford Racing Pyrometer, Boost, and Fuel Pressure gauges, unique “Ground Speed” and “Engine Speed” AV-X10 cluster graphics, and engine start button located in the middle of the cockpit.
Appliqué autograph area to capture the AV legends in attendance: potential examples: Jack Roush, Harrison Ford, Edsel B. Ford II, Carroll Shelby, etc. to increase the originality and marketability.