I was hoping more companies would adopt Singer and Icon's methods of building insanely great retro vehicles upgraded with modern comforts and technology. It looks like Florida-based Revology is the next builder to join those ranks, and they're doing it with some classic American iron.

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At this weekend's Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance, Revology shocked the world by unveiling their hand-built restomod 1960s Ford Mustang. The company was founded by former Ford Special Vehicle Team boss Tom Scarpello, so you know they love them some Mustangs.

You get a classic Mustang body restored to its original greatness or an all-new replica Dynacorn body, coupled with a MacPherson strut front suspension, three-link rear suspension, power steering, disc brakes all around, a 3.70:1 limited slip differential and an electronically fuel injected mid-2000s 5.0-liter Windsor V8.

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That engine is rated at 265 horsepower and 300 pound-feet of torque, and while it's not the barnstormer that the newer 5.0 is, it's got plenty of grunt for a Mustang body of this vintage.

The interior gets a few upgrades too, with a collapsable steering wheel, three-point seat belts, optional head restraints, LED lighting, keyless entry, plus Bluetooth connectivity and AUX and USB ports.

From the pics Revology put out, it looks like they did a fantastic job. From the outside you can barely tell it's a restomod unless you know what to look for. But like the Singer 911, none of this will come cheaply — the base price on one is $119,500 for the fastback and $122,000 for a premium convertible. You do get a one year bumper to bumper warranty and a three year powertrain warranty, which is nice.

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It's an impressive effort from these guys. I look forward to seeing what's next from them.


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