One look at the Highland Green 1968 Mustang GT and you know you’re standing in front of a movie legend. The Steve McQueen “Bullitt” Mustang has resurfaced and is again on public view, along side Ford’s 2019 Mustang that was inspired by the original.
One of two used in the movie, the model on display was stored for years in New Jersey. The car had changed hands and locations a few times and McQueen reportedly tried to buy the vehicle back in the 1970’s. Other than a few replacement parts, like an air cleaner that had been stolen in Kentucky, it’s all original.
The other Mustang used in the movie had ended up in Mexico where it was found last year. Though restored, it took a lot more replacement parts and thus makes it less valuable. More