Posts Tagged ‘Ford’

Hennessey VelociRaptor 650 Supercharged Upgrade

Apr
14

Hennessey VelociRaptor 650 Supercharged Upgrade Front AnglePower:

  • 650 bhp @ 5,700 rpm

The VelociRaptor 650 Supercharged Upgrade Includes:

  • 2.9 Liter Supercharger System
  • Air-to-Water Intercooler
  • High Flow Air Induction
  • Fuel Injector Upgrade
  • Professional Installation

Ford Ranchero by Galpin Auto Sports

Apr
07

1968 GAS Ford Ranchero Front AngleIf there is a “Disneyland” for car guys, it has to be Galpin. Located at 15500 Roscoe Blvd. in Van Nuys, CA, the sprawling Galpin complex. From new Jags and Fords to custom hot rods, Galpin has it all (they even have a very nice diner on site). Galpin Auto Sports, or GAS for short, is just one of the Galpin operations and they build way out, one-off customs.

One of their latest creations is this high performance 1968 Ford Ranchero. Yes, we said high-performance and Ranchero in the same sentence.

1970 Ford Mustang Mach 1 Twister Special

Apr
01

1970 Ford Mustang Mach 1 Twister Special Front AngleSpecial editions were a big part of Mustang DNA. In 1969, there were 10 different engines, Mach 1, Shelby, Boss, GT and Grande variants, as well as promotions including the West Coast Rainbow of Colors and Philadelphia-area Limited Edition 600 promotions.

Some of those are better known than others. For instance, not many people who aren’t dedicated Mustang collectors know that Ford Special Promotion Division built a handful (probably 10) of track-modified and highly-optioned R-code 1970 Mustang Pace Cars for American Raceways Inc. According to the late Terry Fritts of the Twister Special Registry, this would have been

2015 Ford Mustang Wins Vincentric Best Value in America

Mar
31

2015 Ford Mustang Wins Vincentric Best Value in AmericaFor the 6th straight year, the Ford Mustang has won the Vincentric Best Value in America Award for Sports Cars.

Based on statistical analysis of several key costs of ownership including insurance, financing, maintenance and depreciation, the 2015 Mustang came out on top of the stack.

The Vincentric Best Value in America Award is the latest in the 2015 Mustang’s trophy cabinet, joining other prestigious awards earned since launch, including:

2015 Saleen Ford Mustang S302 Black Label

Mar
25

2015 Saleen Ford Mustang S302 Black Label Front AngleEarlier this year, Saleen Automotive released their 2015 White and Yellow Label 302 Mustangs to much fanfare. To round out their fleet, Saleen pulled out all the stops and developed one of the best Mustangs to date. This car is set to change the way pony cars are looked at from here on out. At a one-of-a-kind event in Downtown LA, Saleen raised the curtain on the latest pony car out of their Corona, CA headquarters.

Saleen 302 Mustang Black Label 750hp Supercharged

Mar
23

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1968 Shelby Ford Mustang 428 CI

Mar
20

1968 Shelby Ford Mustang 428 CI FrontAs for high performance offerings, 1968 was the year Ford unleashed their 428 Cobra Jet Mustang. The car’s engine was conceived from a 428 police-car short block engine, aluminum manifold, 427 low-riser cylinder heads, and a special camshaft. It also featured numerous suspension tweaks. No doubt, the car was a huge hit at the drag strip. So popular, in fact, that Ford released a 2008 tribute model.

Mustang Back in Victory Lane with Logano

Mar
19

2015 Ford Mustang Xfinity Phoenix Front AngleMustang and Joey Logano dominated the competition Saturday, putting the No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang in victory lane, and there was never much doubt.

Logano led 176 of the 200 laps, besting Matt Kenseth and Kevin Harvick for the win, his second career XFINITY series triumph at Phoenix International Raceway.

First True Replica of The Mustang from Revology Cars

Mar
18

2015 Revology Cars Ford Mustang Front AngleAmerica’s most iconic sports car, the original Ford Mustang, is back in production, better than ever. The first true replica of the Mustang, looking just as stunning as the original, but with modern powertrain and technology is being launched by Revology Cars, a specialty automobile manufacturer based in Winter Park, Florida.

Fifty years after the original Ford Mustang was revealed at the New York World’s Fair, the Revology Mustang replica will be unveiled March 14, 2015 at the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, one of the nation`s most prestigious automotive events.

Super Mustang Project by Galpin Auto Sports

Mar
17

2015 GAS-Fisker Ford Mustang Rocket Front AngleGalpin Auto Sports (GAS) and Henrik Fisker announced today the start of low-volume production on the 725hp coach-built super Mustang dubbed “The Rocket,” which was first unveiled as a prototype last November during the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show. The first production model will make its world debut at the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, March 14, where a select number of media will also have the opportunity to drive it.