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MGW previews its new shifter for the Shelby GT500

July 30, 2010 – 10:44 am | No Comment | 418 views
MGW previews its new shifter for the Shelby GT500

MGW is well known for its quality short throw shifter for the S197 Mustang, but the company has only produced the piece strictly for the Mustang GT. Until now. MGW has announced that they are …

SR-71 Mustang sells for $375,000 at EAA AirVenture auction

July 29, 2010 – 9:53 pm | One Comment | 2,116 views
SR-71 Mustang sells for $375,000 at EAA AirVenture auction

The one-off SR-71 Mustang, built in cooperation with Ford, Roush and Shelby, was auctioned off earlier today for $375,000. The auction raised money for the EAA’s Young Eagles Program.
The SR-71 Mustang was built at Roush’s …

Parnelli Jones’ 1969 Boss 302 Trans-Am Mustang going up for auction

July 29, 2010 – 7:15 am | No Comment | 1,086 views
Parnelli Jones’ 1969 Boss 302 Trans-Am Mustang going up for auction

Celebrating its 10th Anniversary this August 12-14, 2010 in Monterey, California Russo and Steele is not only expanding to a three evening auction, but is also bringing some of the highest quality and …

2011 Shelby GT350 auction raises $200,000 for charity

July 28, 2010 – 7:15 am | No Comment | 266 views
2011 Shelby GT350 auction raises $200,000 for charity

A 2011 Shelby GT350 built by Shelby American fetched $200,000 at a live auction to benefit the Carroll Shelby Foundation and Garth Brooks’ Teammates For Kids Foundation at the Wynn Resort and Casino in Las …

Jack Roush hospitalized after plane crash

July 27, 2010 – 9:17 pm | No Comment | 99 views
Jack Roush hospitalized after plane crash

Reports have come in tonight that Jack Roush was injured in a plane crash at the Wittman Regional Airport during the EAA AirVenture show. Details are limited at this point, but Roush has released a …

Flowmaster announces American Thunder axle-back exhaust for 2011 Mustang GT

July 27, 2010 – 7:15 am | No Comment | 398 views
Flowmaster announces American Thunder axle-back exhaust for 2011 Mustang GT

To match the factory’s re-issue of the famous 5.0 liter nameplate, Flowmaster set about re-engineering their American Thunder system to deliver that classic 5.0 liter sound along with additional fuel mileage and …

Sean Hyland Motorsports now offering 600 horsepower supercharger kit for the 2011 Mustang

July 26, 2010 – 7:15 am | No Comment | 903 views
Sean Hyland Motorsports now offering 600 horsepower supercharger kit for the 2011 Mustang

Sean Hyland Motorsport of Woodstock, Ontario, Canada has developed a supercharger kit for the 2011 Mustang GT utilizing the 2.3L Eaton TVS roots-style blower that can produce more than 600 horsepower at the flywheel with …

Classic Design Concepts announces availability of RTR wheels

July 23, 2010 – 10:30 am | No Comment | 1,478 views
Classic Design Concepts announces availability of RTR wheels

Classic Design Concepts has announced the availability of the RTR wheels, the same ones found on Vaughn Gittin’s special edition RTR Mustang. Priced at $300 each ($1,200 for a set), the 19″ x 9″ cast …

Production of 2011 SMS 302 Mustang underway

July 23, 2010 – 7:10 am | No Comment | 335 views
Production of 2011 SMS 302 Mustang underway

After a brief production run of its 2010 460 Mustang, SMS has recently begun production of its 2011 302 Mustang at its Corona, CA facility. The car features a 440 horsepower, 400 lb-ft torque version …

Corsa Performance announces new range of exhaust systems for the 2011 Mustang

July 22, 2010 – 7:15 am | No Comment | 415 views
Corsa Performance announces new range of exhaust systems for the 2011 Mustang

A line of premium exhaust systems is now available from CORSA Performance Exhausts for the 2011 Ford Mustang, both V8 5.0L and V6 3.7L engines.
The CORSA Mustang axle-back exhaust systems feature a dual rear exit …

Ford Mustang Challenge racing series coming to an end

July 21, 2010 – 3:09 pm | No Comment | 249 views
Ford Mustang Challenge racing series coming to an end

When the Ford Racing Mustang Challenge field takes the green flag for the final round of the 2010 championship at Miller Motorsports Park September 12, it will mark the end of an era …

Video: Automatic 2011 Mustang GT runs 11 second quarter mile on street tires

July 21, 2010 – 1:02 pm | No Comment | 385 views
Video: Automatic 2011 Mustang GT runs 11 second quarter mile on street tires

The new 2011 Mustang 5.0 is already proving its incredible potential in the aftermarket, and even bolt-on modifications are yielding incredible results. One of the companies on the forefront of high performance for the new …

New Product: 18-inch Boss 302R wheels for S197 Mustangs

July 20, 2010 – 12:45 pm | One Comment | 2,170 views
New Product: 18-inch Boss 302R wheels for S197 Mustangs

A complete Boss 302R Mustang is available from Ford Racing will run you $129,000, but you can get a piece of the car for much less money. Ford Racing is now offering the Boss 302R …

New Product: Ridetech announces TigerCage chassis reinforcement for 2005+ Mustangs

July 20, 2010 – 7:15 am | No Comment | 293 views
New Product: Ridetech announces TigerCage chassis reinforcement for 2005+ Mustangs

Ridetech, part of Air Ride Technologies, has announced that its TigerCage is now available for 2005+ Mustangs. The TigerCage is specifically designed to interface with the structural strength points of the oem unibody [or frame] …