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New Product: Ford Racing 2010+ Mustang front splitter kit

January 31, 2011 – 8:58 am | One Comment | 1,980 views
New Product: Ford Racing 2010+ Mustang front splitter kit

Back in December we told you that  a select number of parts from the 2012 Mustang Boss 302 would be available from the Ford Racing Performance Parts catalog. One of those parts was the front …

Multimatic Motorsports Mustang Boss 302R finishes second in Grand-Am 200

January 30, 2011 – 1:58 am | No Comment | 1,929 views
Multimatic Motorsports Mustang Boss 302R finishes second in Grand-Am 200

Fighting tooth and nail for most of the race and much as was the case in 2010, a Ford Mustang would doggedly fight with a BMW for first place for much of Friday’s Continental …

Ford Racing shows off 2012 Mustang Cobra Jet in Race Red and Winner White

January 28, 2011 – 12:00 pm | No Comment | 4,133 views
Ford Racing shows off 2012 Mustang Cobra Jet in Race Red and Winner White

Last month Ford Racing unveiled the 2012 Mustang Cobra Jet featuring a revised engine and suspension along with new color options – Race Red, Grabber Blue and Winner White. It didn’t take long for Ford …

2011 Mustang GT takes on 2011 Camaro SS in Motor Trend convertible comparison

January 27, 2011 – 12:30 pm | One Comment | 4,329 views
2011 Mustang GT takes on 2011 Camaro SS in Motor Trend convertible comparison

The 2011 Mustang has fared well when compared to its rivals, and it’s even done pretty well when put up against cars twice as expensive. The latest battle involves Motor Trend’s comparison of the 2011 …

Vaughn Gittin Jr.’s Mustang to be powered by a Ford Racing 5.4L V8 for the 2011 season

January 26, 2011 – 7:45 pm | No Comment | 2,440 views
Vaughn Gittin Jr.’s Mustang to be powered by a Ford Racing 5.4L V8 for the 2011 season

Vaughn Gittin Jr. dominated the 2010 Formula Drift season from start to finish by making six of seven podiums, but that doesn’t mean he will be resting on his laurels for 2011. Vaughn’s Mustang is …

Video: Vortech 2011 Mustang GT makes 577 rwhp on the dyno

January 25, 2011 – 8:15 am | No Comment | 910 views
Video: Vortech 2011 Mustang GT makes 577 rwhp on the dyno

Just last week Vortech released the official horsepower numbers for their supercharger kit for the 2011 Mustang GT. Using the V-3 Si-Trim supercharger running the 3.6-inch pulley, the stock system produces 605 horsepower and 473 …

Roush announces availability of complete supercharger kit for the 2011+ Mustang GT

January 24, 2011 – 1:03 pm | One Comment | 1,449 views
Roush announces availability of complete supercharger kit for the 2011+ Mustang GT

Back in August Roush offered up the very first details about its supercharger kit for the 2011 Mustang, but at the time Roush only provided information for its tuner kit. For those looking for a …

Grabber Blue 2012 Mustang Boss 302 Laguna Seca sells at Barrett-Jackson for $450,000

January 23, 2011 – 12:00 pm | One Comment | 7,993 views
Grabber Blue 2012 Mustang Boss 302 Laguna Seca sells at Barrett-Jackson for $450,000

Last night Barrett-Jackson auctioned off dozens of high-quality collector cars, none more desirable than than a one-off 2012 Mustang Boss 302 Laguna Seca painted in Grabber Blue. Ford has a history of auctioning special cars …

Custom 2011 Mustang sells at Barrett-Jackson for $91,000

January 21, 2011 – 2:22 pm | No Comment | 2,992 views
Custom 2011 Mustang sells at Barrett-Jackson for $91,000

We usually don’t see too many modern cars carry high bids at Barrett-Jackson, simply because they haven’t cemented their status as a collector’s item. There are exceptions, though, like lot 428, a custom 2011 Mustang …

Ford Racing to sell the Boss 302 intake manifold through FRPP catalog

January 21, 2011 – 11:43 am | One Comment | 1,457 views
Ford Racing to sell the Boss 302 intake manifold through FRPP catalog

When Ford Racing released their performance parts catalog for 2011 last month, the most notable inclusion for 2011 Mustang owners was several parts from the new Boss 302 including the dash-mounted gauge pod, the Recaro …

Photo Gallery: One-off 2012 Mustang Boss 302 Laguna Seca live at Barrett-Jackson

January 20, 2011 – 1:03 pm | No Comment | 5,365 views
Photo Gallery: One-off 2012 Mustang Boss 302 Laguna Seca live at Barrett-Jackson

Barrett-Jackson is celebrating the fortieth anniversary of its Scottsdale classic car auction this week, and as always there are plenty of collectable Mustangs up for grabs. Perhaps the most notable is a one-off 2012 Boss …

Rehagen Racing teams up with JBS Motorsports for 2011 Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge series opener

January 19, 2011 – 9:00 am | No Comment | 515 views
Rehagen Racing teams up with JBS Motorsports for 2011 Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge series opener

The 2009 season saw Rehagen Racing and JBS Motorsports finish 1-2 in the race for the GS championship.  With both teams running a limited schedule for 2011, the die-hard Mustang competitors will team …

Vortech announces official pricing, horsepower rating for 2011 Mustang supercharger

January 18, 2011 – 2:23 pm | No Comment | 1,269 views
Vortech announces official pricing, horsepower rating for 2011 Mustang supercharger

Vortech first showed off their supercharger for the 2011 Mustang GT back in August, but information about the system have been far and few since then. We got our first in-person look at the supercharger …

Photo Gallery: Mustangs at the Grand-Am Daytona test session

January 14, 2011 – 5:20 pm | No Comment | 3,283 views
Photo Gallery: Mustangs at the Grand-Am Daytona test session

The start of the Grand-Am racing season is just a few weeks away, and many of the teams headed out to Daytona International Speedway last weekend for a three day test session to prepare for …