Posts Tagged ‘Mustang’

AM Builds Customer 2015 Ford Mustang GT

Jan
28

AM Builds Customer 2015 Ford Mustang GTAmericanMuscle customer Mike Smith brought his 2015 Mustang GT into our studio to turn his S550 into one sick ‘stang! While the new S550 chassis is an incredible platform for America’s pony car, there is always room for improvement and Mike is looking to make the most out of his 2015.

Mike had owned a 25th Anniversary Fox Body, but had to sell it do to living in the Northeast and having a young family. Ever since he sold it 16 years ago, Mike has been itching to get into another Mustang; the itch only got worse with the 2014′s, but as soon as he saw the new 2015 it was love at first site. In a poetic turn of events, Mike found himself behind the wheel of a black 2015 GT 50th Anniversary Package.

Ford Mustang Boss 302S May Return for 2016

Jan
27

Ford Mustang Boss 302S May Return for 2016Put down your J.C. Whitney catalog and have a look what’s coming soon from Ford Racing. The 2016 Ford Mustang Boss 302S! At least that’s my best guess after seeing the recent addition to the Ford Racing performance parts catalog. Even though Ford has not revealed official naming and information is severely limited, the brief description does say that a factory-built, road-racing Mustang will be available during the first quarter of 2016 with a starting price of $89,995.

1970 Ford Mustang Boss 429 Fastback

Jan
26

1970 Ford Mustang Boss 429 Fastback Front AngleThis 1970 Ford Mustang Boss 429, is another incredible treasure from the Wellborn Musclecar Museum in Alexander City, Alabama. According to renowned Boss 429 specialist Ed Meyer, this well-documented 4,770-mile example is one of the top most original 1970 Boss 429 Mustangs in existence, and one of the most unique. The 1970 Boss 429’s defining elements are well known to enthusiasts.

The Kar Kraft-installed, forward-mounted engine is the 820-A version with unique aluminum semi-hemi cylinder heads and Ram Air intake, solid lifter cam, rev limiter, a more efficient cooling fan and modifications to the fuel-emission system.

The Iconic Mustang is Officially Going Global

Jan
20

The Iconic Mustang is Officially Going GlobalMaking Ford vehicles available to global consumers supports thousands of jobs across the United States. The all-new 2015 Mustang is supported by U.S. suppliers in 25 states. In 2013, Flat Rock Assembly Plant in Michigan, the car’s production home, celebrated the 1 millionth Mustang built there. The facility has approximately 3,000 employees working two shifts at full capacity to produce Mustang and Fusion. In addition, 100 jobs at the Port of Portland have now been added to support Ford exports bound for Asia Pacific and other markets.

Shelby American Launches 2015 Shelby GT Muscle Car

Jan
19

2015 Shelby GT Front AngleShelby American, a wholly owned subsidiary of Carroll Shelby International Inc. (CSBI:PK), launched the first global Shelby GT muscle car, which is based on the all-new 2015 Ford Mustang GT. One of the most popular cars in Shelby history the 627 HP 2015 Shelby GT was unveiled at the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction in Ford Motor Company’s booth. Shelby is now taking orders with delivery of cars planned for the beginning of the second quarter of 2015.

1964 Ford Mustang III

Jan
05

Auctions America is delighted to announce it will lift the gavel on the unique and historically important 1964½ Ford Mustang III Factory Prototype, affectionately known as the “Shorty” Mustang, when its highly anticipated Fort Lauderdale sale returns to South Florida, March 27-29, 2015.

Recognized by Ford Motor Company as an original factory prototype, the Mustang III was a one-of-a-kind design study built at Ford’s request by the famed Dearborn Steel Tubing Company. The car began with a prototype Mustang chassis, shortened by 16 inches and outfitted with a custom-built 302-cubic-inch V-8 with three dual-barrel carburetors. The special two-passenger fastback coupe body was penned by freelance designer, Vince Gardner, well-known for his custom creations during the 1950s and 60s.

A New Breed of Performance Starts With Ford EcoBoost Engines

Dec
29

2014 Mountune Ford Mustang Front AngleFord’s award-winning EcoBoost® engine lineup not only has great EPA-estimated fuel economy ratings, it is also becoming a favorite family of engines in the performance tuning community.

From the infancy of the automobile, tinkerers have always chased more power by removing original components and replacing them with expensive aftermarket parts. This can lead to added performance, but at a cost to fuel efficiency, durability or driving comfort most owners would never accept.

Ford Mustang with FlowForm FF15 from HRE

Dec
16

2014 HRE Ford Mustang FlowForm FF15In 2013, HRE brought its first cast performance wheels to market under the FlowForm name with the FF01 design, modeled after the iconic P40SC. HRE is back this year with an all-new design for the FlowForm lineup named the FF15.

The FlowForm FF15 and FF01 are created using a high-tech cast flow-forming process providing a level of precision, strength and attention to detail expected of an HRE. The multi-spoke FF15 comes in ready-to-mount sizes for specific makes and models. The wheels are all engineered and tested to the same standards of HRE’s forged products and carry TUV certification for sale in Europe and JWL/VIA certification for sale in Japan.

Keys to The First 2015 Mustang Convertibles Will Be in Customers Hands Shortly

Dec
12

Keys to The First 2015 Mustang Convertibles Will Be in Customers Hands ShortlyFord Motor Company is excited to announce the 2015 Ford Mustang convertible will begin shipping to dealerships nationwide this week.

“Cold weather may have come unseasonably early this year, but with available heated seats, remote start and selectable drive modes with a snow/wet setting, Mustang is the perfect offering for the season,” said Melanie Banker, Mustang brand manager.

Heated seats, standard on all premium Mustang convertibles, allow the driver and front passenger to stay warm even when the temperature drops. “While these seats also have a cooling feature, we suspect customers won’t be using this function for a few more months,” said Banker.

One of Three “Eleanor” Version “Gone in 60 Seconds” will be Present on Mecum Auctions in Austin, Texas

Dec
10

1967 Ford Mustang Eleanor Front AngleMecum Auctions will debut its first Austin, Texas, collector car auction at the Austin Convention Center Dec. 12-13 when an estimated 600 collector cars will cross the auction block. The consignment list of cars includes an excellent selection of American muscle cars, classics, hot rods, Resto Mods and more.

The auction is open to buyers, sellers and spectators with general admission tickets available at the gate for $20 per person, per day; children 12 and younger receive complimentary admission. Bidder registration is $100 and includes admission for two for both auction days. Doors open each day at 8 a.m. with the auction beginning at 10 a.m. Portions of the Mecum Austin Auction will be broadcast on NBC Sports Network with a live stream of the entire auction presented at Mecum.com.