Man’s car wins it for girls
When Nicky Telford and her mum Jan drive around in their fully restored 1972 HO Mach 1 Mustang, reactions to the shiny red paintwork and purring motor are comically similar.
Other drivers wave and flash their lights. Men sigh and get a slightly glazed look in their eyes and they know the months of painstaking work has been worth it, said Nicky.
‘‘The car was restored as a tribute to my dad Len Telford who passed away 21⁄ years ago. He always wanted to do it, so we have fulfilled the dream on his behalf.’’
Restoration has included the car being stripped right back and a multitude of overseas-sourced
Mighty Mustang: Jan and Nicky Telford with their prize winning 1972 HO Mach 1 Mustang.