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2014 Ford Mustang GT Hero Car Headed To Barrett-Jackson Auction


2014 Ford Mustang GT Hero Car which starred in the new movie “Need for Speed” is going to be auctioned for charity by Ford Motor Company at the Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach auction. The event will happen on 12th of April and will add to the excitement of the film. The official premiere of the latter will take place on 14th of March.

The proceeds of the auction will go to Henry Ford Health System, which is a not-for-profit group founded by Henry Ford that has the goal to improve the health and well-being of a diverse community.

Knight Rider Hero Mustang K.I.T.T Auctioned


Knight Rider Hero Mustang K.I.T.T Auctioned - Muscle Cars BlogAs it happened with the iconic Pontiac Trans Am from the ’80s series K.I.T.T., the Mustang GT from the second series also became the dream of many of the Knight Rider series’ fans. Now, one of the two cars built for the 2008 TV series driven by Justin Bruening as “Michael Knight,” which takes place 25 years after the original show, is set to go under the hammer, the Inside Line reports.

The car in question is a jet black 2008 Ford Mustang equipped with a 4.0L V-6 SOHC engine mated to a five-speed automatic transmission.

The car has been extensively modified with Ford Shelby GT 500KR components, including front Brembo performance brakes, 20-in. forged SVT wheels, GT 500KR seats (with red inserts and embroidered Carroll Shelby headrests), KR front bumper assembly, hood with vents, front and rear spoilers and KR rear bumper cover, HID headlamps, black KR stripe kit, carbon fiber side mirror covers and the appropriate “snake” badging. Read more!