Posts Tagged ‘Mustang’

Ford Returns To Formula DRIFT

Apr
02

Ford Motor Company is returning to Formula DRIFT series and is celebrating its second year being an official sponsor of the event. Ford will support Mustang drivers Vaughn Gittin Jr. and Justin Pawlak, launch a sweepstakes for a custom Fiesta ST and bring trackside displays to three key events across the United States.

Back in 2005, the brand supported drivers in Formula DRIFT, when the competition triggered a successful Ford Racing performance parts engine development program for the supercharged 4.6-liter V8 crate powertrain. Last year, two Mustangs finished at the top, keeping Ford in the hunt for the manufacturer’s cup throughout the first year of the championship.

2015 Ford Mustang Convertible

Mar
27

2015 Ford Mustang is designed from the wheels up to deliver optimal enjoyment. It has a distinctive style and an entirely redesigned top system. In fact, Ford states that this is the best convertible they have ever built, due to its one-of-a-kind design and outstanding driving characteristics.

Both the top-covered and cabrio versions of the 2015 Mustang were designed and engineered from the ground up. They incorporate an array of visually subtle, but important, changes to make them stand out, while at the same time delivering increased standards of quality, performance and refinement.

Ford Mustang Evolution II V-10 Triton Edition By A-Team Racing

Mar
13

What would a 1978 Ford Mustang look like today? The answer to this question was delivered by the specialist at A-Team Racing, who managed to create this currently reviewed project. The car was dubbed as Evolution II and is driven by a Triton V-10 engine coupled with a Z06 6-speed transaxle.

In fact, the Triton is all custom, because the tuners did all by themselves their own manifold intake. In addition, the unit also include custom-made valve covers, which can be seen on the top of the powertrain. They surely give it some retro design and refer to the good-old-days.

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

Feb
28

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.

Vossen Wheels Lend More Style To Ford Mustang

Feb
21

This stylish king, dressed in sliverish-black coat, is rolling around the streets on new set of shoes. This design enhancement was performed by the specialists at Vossen Wheels, who have equipped it with brand new Matte Black Machined VVS-CV3 wheels.

The latter come in dimensions of 20×9 inches for the front and 20×10.5 inches for the rear, and they definitely lend this exclusive vehicle even more aggressiveness in terms of appearance and stance. In fact, the 2015 Mustang was revealed recently and amazed the world with the addition of an EcoBoost engine in the model range.

Up For Auction: 1965 Ford Mustang 289 Racing Car

Feb
03

This beautiful specimen could be yours for around $101,000. That’s quite the starting price, but we are talking here about a fully restored and race-prepared 1965 Mustang 289. The parties responsible for this magnificence are guys at Rae Davic Racing (worked on the shell) and the gearheads at the Kent, England-based CCK Historics (main assembly).

The 289′s engine (which measures at 289 cubic inches) has been equipped with a new carburetor and and air-filter. Threre’s also a remote oil cooler, a new distributor and an electric cooling fan. We can’t be sure about the exact power output but it’s sure to be at least 240 hp.

First Production 2015 Ford Mustang GT Sells For $300,000

Jan
23

At the famous Scottsdale, Arizona  Barret-Jackson auction last week, a Ford Mustang GT went under the hammer. Not just any old pony, though, but the very first retail production 2015 Mustang GT. Car collector and North Texas Ford dealer, Sam Pack signed a $300,000 check after placing the winning bid.

Of course, it’s not all decadency. This colossal

sum money will benefit the JDRF, a leading diabetes research organisation that has been working in partnership with Ford since 1983. Mr. Pack will also relish in the fact that his number one Mustang will bare the signature of the very

2013 Ringbrothers Ford Mustang Blizzard

Nov
07

Renowned custom car build Ringbrothers has unveiled one of the most powerful custom Mustang fastbacks to ever hit the SEMA show floor. In a scene reminiscent of the unveiling of the original Mustang in 1964, attendees of the SEMA Show in Las Vegas ringed the car as the sheet was pulled back to reveal the pony car’s custom bodywork.

2012 Shelby Mustang 1000 Widebody

Aug
16

Shelby has been working their legendary magic on the GT500 since its modern reintroduction, first offering a 650 horsepower Super Snake package in 2007 and ramping up the performance nearly every year since. In 2011 Shelby offered up their most powerful Super Snake yet with an incredible 800 horsepower from the supercharged 5.4-liter V8. For most, that would be plenty of horsepower for a street car. For Carroll? Not quite enough.

“Upon the completion of the 800 horsepower Super Snake we took him around the track in it and he was excited and he jumped out of the car and we all stood there expecting to get a big ol’ Shelby hug,” Shelby president John Luft tells us.

2015 Ford Mustang EcoBoost [spy video]