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Original owner reunites with ’65 Mustang Convertible at auction

April 30, 2012 – 3:51 pm | No Comment | 2,544 views
Original owner reunites with ’65 Mustang Convertible at auction

Nearly five decades after Leon Fake bought a brand new 1965 Ford Mustang GT, the Silver Blue convertible is back in his garage thanks to the Auctions America by RM Spring Carlisle auction in Carlisle, …

Video: World’s fastest 2011+ Mustang V6 does the quarter mile in 11.20 sec @ 119 mph

April 30, 2012 – 9:11 am | 6 Comments | 2,651 views
Video: World’s fastest 2011+ Mustang V6 does the quarter mile in 11.20 sec @ 119 mph

Despite having a more-than-respectable 305 horsepower and 280 lb-ft torque from the factory, V6-powered Mustangs don’t get quite as much respect as their V8 siblings. The aftermarket especially doesn’t give much love to the Mustang …

eBay Find: 2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302R #016

April 30, 2012 – 7:24 am | No Comment | 5,080 views
eBay Find: 2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302R #016

Ford Racing produced just fifty Boss 302R race cars for 2012, so getting your hands on one is a little more difficult than putting in an order at your local Ford dealership. Those interested in …

2013 Roush Stage 3 Mustang to compete in One Lap of America

April 29, 2012 – 11:17 am | No Comment | 840 views
2013 Roush Stage 3 Mustang to compete in One Lap of America

Roush Performance will be entering their recently launched 2013 Stage 3 Mustang in the 2012 Tire Rack One Lap of America event scheduled for May 4th through 12th, 2012. As the One Lap website states, …

Video: American Muscle tests out their new 2013 Mustang GT at the drag strip

April 28, 2012 – 11:28 am | No Comment | 2,435 views
Video: American Muscle tests out their new 2013 Mustang GT at the drag strip

The 2013 Mustang has only started to arrive at dealerships, but already both customers and performance shops are already having fun with their new pony cars. The only thing we haven’t seen yet is someone …

Marti Reports announces expanded Tagbook for 1965-1973 Mustang

April 28, 2012 – 9:41 am | No Comment | 507 views
Marti Reports announces expanded Tagbook for 1965-1973 Mustang

Marti Auto Works, who offers a wide and varied selection of production fact books, specifications manuals and sales literature for the Ford Mustang, has announced that they will be offering a new tag …

TracKey available for 2013 Mustang Boss 302 starting May 1st

April 27, 2012 – 3:48 pm | 2 Comments | 2,991 views
TracKey available for 2013 Mustang Boss 302 starting May 1st

Today Ford Racing Performance Parts announced that its TracKey calibration will be available for the 2013 Mustang Boss 302 starting on May 1st. In case you don’t remember, TracKey is a 50 state legal aftermarket engine …

Roush releases new photos of 2013 Stage 3 Mustang

April 27, 2012 – 10:48 am | No Comment | 2,519 views
Roush releases new photos of 2013 Stage 3 Mustang

Roush revealed the their 2013 Mustang lineup earlier this month highlighted by the top-of-the-line Stage 3 Mustang that is the most powerful production to ever come from the Livonia, MI company. The company has been …

New Product: Hurst Driveline Conversions Tremec T56 6-speed conversion kit for the 2005+ Mustang

April 27, 2012 – 7:37 am | No Comment | 2,289 views
New Product: Hurst Driveline Conversions Tremec T56 6-speed conversion kit for the 2005+ Mustang

Whether it’s for the 5-speed Tremec TR3650 (2005-2010) or the 6-speed Getrag MT-82 (2011-2012), Hurst Driveline Conversions is providing S197 Mustang owners the option to switch out their stock transmissions for a new direct-shift …

2013 Shelby GT500 certified at 662 horsepower and 630 lb-ft torque

April 26, 2012 – 12:19 pm | 4 Comments | 4,108 views
2013 Shelby GT500 certified at 662 horsepower and 630 lb-ft torque

Ford and SVT shocked the automotive world when it announced the 2013 Shelby GT500 would be packing 650 horsepower – the highest of any production V8 in the world – thanks to a new 5.8-liter …

Kenny Brown releases Extreme Matrix Kit for 1964 1/2 to 1970 Ford Mustangs

April 26, 2012 – 11:28 am | No Comment | 485 views
Kenny Brown releases Extreme Matrix Kit for 1964 1/2 to 1970 Ford Mustangs

Kenny Brown has teamed up with Heidts to introduce his popular Extreme Matrix Kit for owners of 1964 1/2 to 1970 Ford Mustangs. This new Kenny Brown Matrix system is an extension of …

Photo Gallery: 2013 Roush Stage 3 Mustang Convertible

April 25, 2012 – 8:57 am | No Comment | 13,101 views
Photo Gallery: 2013 Roush Stage 3 Mustang Convertible

Earlier this month Roush announced their new 2013 Mustang lineup including the Stage 1, Stage 2 and Stage 3 Mustangs. The new models feature revised styling based on the changes to the 2013 Mustang including …

Mustang Cobra Jet gets second straight win in Supercar Showdown

April 25, 2012 – 7:36 am | One Comment | 1,156 views
Mustang Cobra Jet gets second straight win in Supercar Showdown

Indiana’s Bo Butner drove his supercharged Ford Mustang Cobra Jet to the winner’s circle at the American Drag Racing League’s Spring Drags III at Bristol Dragway in Tennessee to earn his second victory in two …

Production of first Shelby 1000 begins in Las Vegas

April 24, 2012 – 8:01 am | No Comment | 4,060 views
Production of first Shelby 1000 begins in Las Vegas

Sometimes it can take months for a product to come to market after it’s initially shown to the public, but that’s not the case for Shelby’s latest Mustang. After debuting the 950 horsepower 2012 Shelby …