Articles Archive for January 2010
The 2010 Boss 302R made its competition debut today at the Fresh From Florida 200 at Daytona International Speedway. The top Mustang came from JBS Motorsports Boss 302R, driven by James Gue and Bret Seafuse who finished in fourth place. The remaining Boss 302R Mustang didn’t fare quite as well, with the remaining three Boss 302Rs finishing in 49th, 50th and 76th.
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Edelbrock is excited to announce the release of their E-Force Supercharger system for 2010 Ford Mustangs equipped with a 4.6L 3V (#1582). Based in large part on the existing supercharger for ’05-’09 Mustangs, this new kit will allow the 2010 Mustang to produce an impressive 466 HP and 439 ft/lbs of torque with very low boost. This design is engineered and manufactured by Edelbrock and features an Eaton® Twin Vortices Series (TVS®) GEN VI rotor assembly – the same internals used on …
One of the stars of last night’s Barrett-Jackson auction was the 2011 Ford Mustang Daytona 500 Pace Car, which sold for $330,000. This Mustang is the first 2011 Mustang available for sale to the public, and will be the first Mustang to pace the Daytona 500 in forty years. The winning bidder also received a trip to the race, access to Ford’s hospitality center, a tour of the pits, and a lap on track with Carl Edwards. In addition, the proceeds from the sale went to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes …
In past years at Barrett-Jackson Hurst Performance Vehicles has worked with the Woodhouse Auto Family to raise money for Victory Junction, a camp for children with serious medical conditions. This year Hurst and Woodhouse auctioned off a Mustang Convertible that served as the pace car for the Ford Racing Mustang Challenge series. The car is equipped with a Roush supercharger, Eibach suspension system, Magnaflow exhaust, Hurst 20-inch wheels and more. The entire winning bid of $120,000 will benefit the charity.
Lethal Performance of Wellington, FL has built some pretty fast Mustangs in the past, and their latest is this 2010 GT500 that has been fitted with Whipple’s new 4.0-liter supercharger. Lethal had the cameras rolling when they took the car to the drag strip, including one strapped to the side of the car for some pretty spectacular footage. Check out the video below.
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Ford’s new 2011 Mustang GT will serve as the Official Pace Car at this year’s 52nd Daytona 500, the first time in 40 years a Ford vehicle has paced NASCAR’s biggest and most prestigious race.
Under the hood of the Mustang GT Glass Roof Coupe will be Ford’s all-new 5.0-liter V-8, which will be available to customers in dealer showrooms this spring.
“This is the resurgence of Ford, and pacing the field at the Daytona 500 is a great opportunity to showcase all of the technology that …
Shelby American, a wholly owned subsidiary of Carroll Shelby International Inc. (CSBI:PK), will fulfill the dreams of enthusiasts by returning the legendary Shelby GT350 to its lineup of American performance cars. The Shelby team unveiled a supercharged concept version of the Mustang-based 2011 Shelby GT350 to the surprise of thousands gathered at the Barrett-Jackson Auction Opening Night Gala to honor the 45th anniversary of the first GT350 and first Shelby big block Cobra.
“In 1964, Ford Motor Company asked Shelby American to turn their …