1968 Mustang Specs

1968 Ford Mustang Engine Options:

  • A choice of four different engines.
  • 200 c.i. @ 115 h.p. w/8.8:1 compression and a one barrel carburetor. Engine code ‘T’
  • 289 c.i. @ 195 h.p. w/8.7:1 compression and two barrel carburetor. Engine code ‘C’
  • 302 c.i. @ 210 h.p. w/9.0:1 compression and two barrel carburetor. Engine code ‘F’
  • 302 c.i. @ 230 h.p. w/10.0:1 compression and a four barrel carburetor. Engine code ‘J’
  • 390 c.i. @ 325 h.p. w/10.5:1 compression and a four barrel carburetor. GT Engine code ‘S’
  • 427 c.i. @ 390 h.p. w/10.9:1 compression and a four barrel carburetor. HP Engine code ‘W’
  • 428 c.i. @ 335 h.p. w/10.5:1 compression and a four barrel carburetor. Cobra Jet Engine code ‘R’

1968 Ford Mustang Body Styles:

  • 2dr. Hardtop (65A) standard bucket – 233,472 built
  • 2dr. Hardtop (65B) luxury bucket – 9,009 built
  • 2dr. Hardtop (65C) bench seats – 6,113 built
  • 2dr. Hardtop (65D) luxury bench seats – 853
  • 2dr. Convertible (76A) standard bucket – 22,037 built
  • 2dr. Convertible (76B) luxury bucket – 3,339 built
  • 2dr. Fastback (63A) standard bucket – 33,585 built
  • 2dr. Fastback (63B) luxury bucket – 7,661 built
  • 2dr. Fastback (63C) bench seats – 1,079 built
  • 2dr. Fastback (63D) luxury bench seats – 256 built


1968 Ford Mustang Exterior Colors:

  • Raven Black – Code A
  • Royal Maroon – Code B
  • Acapulco Blue Metallic – Code D
  • Gulfstream Aqua Metallic – Code F
  • Lime Gold – Code I
  • Wimbledon White – Code M
  • Diamond Blue – Code N
  • Seafoam Green – Code O
  • Brittany Blue Metallic – Code Q
  • Highland Green Metallic – Code R
  • Candy Apple Red – Code T
  • Tahoe Turquoise Metallic – Code U
  • Meadowlark Yellow – Code W
  • Presidential Blue Metallic – Code X
  • Sunlit Gold Metallic – Code Y
  • Pebble Beige – Code 6

1968 Ford Mustang Interior Trim Colors:

  • Black – bucket, vinyl – Code 2A; Decor Group Code 6A
  • Blue – bucket, vinyl – Code 2B; Decor Group Code 6B
  • Dark Red – bucket, vinyl – Code 2D; Decor Group Code 6D
  • Saddle – bucket, vinyl – Code 2F; Decor Group Code 6F
  • Ivy Gold – bucket, vinyl – Code 2G, Decor Group Code 6G
  • Aqua – bucket, vinyl – Code 2K; Decor Group Code 6K
  • Parchment – bucket, vinyl – Code 2U; Decor Group Code 6U
  • Nugget Gold – bucket, vinyl – Code 2Y; Decor Group Code 6Y
  • Black – bench comfortweave seats, vinyl – Code 8A; Decor Group Code 9A
  • Blue – bench comfortweave seats, vinyl – Code 8B; Decor Group Code 9B
  • Dark Red – bench comfortweave seats, vinyl – Code 8D; Decor Code Group 9D
  • Parchment – bench comfortweave seats, vinyl – Code 8U; Decor Group Code 9U
  • Black – bucket comfortweave, vinyl – Code 7A; Decor Group Code 5A
  • Blue – bucket comfortweave, vinyl – Code 7B; Decor Group Code 5B
  • Dark Red – bucket comfortweave, vinyl – Code 7D; Decor Group Code 5D
  • Parchment – bucket comfortweave, vinyl – Code 8U; Decor Group Code 5U1968 brought forth two convertible top colors: Black or White


1968 Ford Mustang Transmission Codes:

  • 3-speed manual – Code 1
  • 4-speed manual – Code 5
  • C4 Automatic – Code W
  • C6 Automatic – Code U

1968 Ford Mustang Rear Axle Codes:

  • 2.75:1 – Code 1
  • 2.79:1 – Code 2
  • 2.83:1 – Code 4
  • 3.00:1 – Code 5
  • 3.20:1 – Code 6
  • 3.25:1 – Code 4
  • 3.50:1 – Code 8
  • 3.10:1 – Code 9
  • 3:00:1 – Code E
  • 3.25:1 – Code F
  • 3.25:1 – Code G
  • 3.50:1 – Code H

1968 Ford Mustang Domestic Special Order (DSO):

  • Boston, Code 11
  • New York, Code 13
  • Newark, Code 15
  • Philadelphia, Code 16
  • Washington, Code 17
  • Atlanta, Code 21
  • Charlotte, Code 22
  • Jacksonville, Code 24
  • Richmond, Code 25
  • Cincinnati, Code 27
  • Louisville, Code 28
  • Cleveland, Code 32
  • Detroit, Code 33
  • Indianapolis, Code 34
  • Lansing, Code 35
  • Chicago, Code 41
  • Fargo, Code 42
  • Milwaukee, Code 43
  • Twin Cities, Code 44
  • Davenport, Code 45
  • Denver, Code 51
  • Des Moines, Code 52
  • Kansas city, Code 53
  • Omaha, Code 54
  • St. Louis, Code 55
  • Dallas, Code 61
  • Houston, Code 62
  • Memphis, Code 63
  • New Orleans, Code 64
  • Oklahoma City, Code 65
  • Los Angeles, Code 71
  • San Jose, Code 72
  • Salt Lake City, Code 73
  • Seattle, Code 74
  • Phoenix, Code 75
  • Ford of Canada, Code 81
  • Government, Code 83
  • Home Office Reserve, Code 84
  • American Red Cross, Code 85
  • Transportation Services, Code 89
  • Export, Code 90s