MUSTANG WON FOR LESS THAN A PONY
Classic American|January 2021
A man from Stourbridge has won a 1966 Ford Mustang for less than a pony (Cockney rhyming slang for £25) – it cost him just £7.50! Colin Dixon entered the competition after researching into classic cars online and stumbling across the Bridge Classic Cars Competitions website.

He bought himself a single ticket, costing less than a couple of takeaway coffees and lo and behold, his name was then revealed during the live draw as the winner. “I was flabbergasted to be honest,” Colin explained. “It’s not every day someone rings you up to tell you you’ve won a car.” The Mustang’s registration number GVU 548D even matched Colin’s birthday, born on the fifth of the month, in 1948 – it must have been fate.

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