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At the height of the muscle-car wars, it wasn't just the Mustang battling it out on the front lines. There was plenty of Ford iron ready for a Saturday night slug fest. Two of Ford's "soldiers" were the Fairlane and Torino. For '69, you could order your Torino ready for battle, just like Jimmy Gizzard's Torino GT SportsRoof seen here, with a 428 Cobra Jet (a $287 option according to his reproduction window sticker), close-ratio four-speed, Traction-Lok 9-inch, and little else.