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Video: Evolution Performance and Lund Racing tune the 2013 Shelby GT500

May 31, 2012 – 6:53 pm | No Comment | 2,415 views
Video: Evolution Performance and Lund Racing tune the 2013 Shelby GT500

We can’t applaud Ford enough for what they’ve done with the 2013 Shelby GT500. SVT engineers did an incredible job developing the new engine, packing 662 horsepower and 631 lb-ft torque into the new 5.8L …

2013 Ford Mustang Boss 302S now available to order

May 30, 2012 – 11:34 am | No Comment | 7,803 views
2013 Ford Mustang Boss 302S now available to order

Ford Racing Performance Parts announced today that Ford and Lincoln Dealers can now submit orders for the 2013 Mustang Boss 302S (Part Number:  M-FR500-B302S). The Ford Racing Boss 302S is a turnkey race car designed …

Retrobuilt announces 1969 Shelby GT500CS Convertible

May 30, 2012 – 7:26 am | No Comment | 3,942 views
Retrobuilt announces 1969 Shelby GT500CS Convertible

If you want the look of a classic Mustang with all the amenities of a modern pony car, then look no further than Retrobuilt. A couple years ago the Missouri-based company released their 1969 Mustang …

Motor Trend puts the 2013 Shelby GT500’s 200 mph top speed to the test

May 29, 2012 – 10:28 am | No Comment | 9,709 views
Motor Trend puts the 2013 Shelby GT500’s 200 mph top speed to the test

Ford has already backed up their claim that they 2013 Shelby GT500 can surpass the 200 mph mark by reaching 202 mph during pre-production testing at the Nardo Ring in Italy last summer. They guys …

Video: Meet the engineers behind the 2013 Shelby GT500

May 29, 2012 – 8:31 am | No Comment | 859 views
Video: Meet the engineers behind the 2013 Shelby GT500

It’s easy to look at a car like the 2013 Shelby GT500 and forget that it’s not just built by a company but by dozens of hard working people who have spent months ensuring that …

New Product: Shelby Super Snake Hood for the 2010-2012 Shelby GT500

May 26, 2012 – 11:31 am | No Comment | 1,682 views
New Product: Shelby Super Snake Hood for the 2010-2012 Shelby GT500

Shelby Performance parts have announced that the same hood used on the 2010-2012 GT500 Super Snake is now available for individual sale. The lightweight fiberglass hood bolts directly onto the GT500  and features a large …

New Product: Ford Racing Brake Duct Kit for the 2013 Mustang

May 25, 2012 – 12:22 pm | One Comment | 1,271 views
New Product: Ford Racing Brake Duct Kit for the 2013 Mustang

If you’re the lucky new owner of a 2013 Ford Mustang and you’re thinking about heading to the track for a weekend of racing, then you might want to consider this new front brake duct …

Full 2013 Shelby GT500 specifications

May 25, 2012 – 11:21 am | No Comment | 8,662 views
Full 2013 Shelby GT500 specifications

Want to know every detail possible about the 2013 Shelby GT500? You’re in luck, as we’ve got our hands on a full list of specifications for the car. There’s the obvious stats, like 662 horsepower …

One-off 2013 Shelby GT500 to be auctioned off for charity at second annual “Get Your Heart Racing” fundraiser

May 24, 2012 – 9:05 am | No Comment | 959 views
One-off 2013 Shelby GT500 to be auctioned off for charity at second annual “Get Your Heart Racing” fundraiser

The Henry Ford Health System has announced that they will auction off a one-off 2013 Shelby GT500 at the second annual “Get Your Heart Racing” fundraiser at Ford’s Dearbon test track this coming September. A …

Ford and SEMA teaming up for custom 2013 Mustang designed and built by women

May 24, 2012 – 7:36 am | No Comment | 2,364 views
Ford and SEMA teaming up for custom 2013 Mustang designed and built by women

Ford Motor Co. and the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) teamed up to present the SEMA Mustang Build Powered by Women. Under the direction of the SEMA Businesswomen’s Network (SBN) and built entirely by SBN …

Video: Durability testing the 2013 Shelby GT500 with Carroll Shelby

May 23, 2012 – 12:01 pm | 2 Comments | 1,544 views
Video: Durability testing the 2013 Shelby GT500 with Carroll Shelby

Back in October Ford SVT engineers headed out to Sebring International Raceway in Florida to do durability testing with the 2013 Shelby GT500. The late Carroll Shelby was also in attendance to give his approval …

2013 Shelby GT500: 0-60 mph in 3.5 sec, 1/4 mile in 11.6 sec @ 126 mph

May 22, 2012 – 8:53 am | 8 Comments | 22,740 views
2013 Shelby GT500: 0-60 mph in 3.5 sec, 1/4 mile in 11.6 sec @ 126 mph

Many of the reviews of the 2013 Shelby GT500 posted yesterday listed various 1/4 mile times from 11.8 to low 12 seconds achieved during a brief test session at Atlanta Dragway. Motor Trend, however, was …

2015 Ford Mustang rendered…again

May 22, 2012 – 7:37 am | 26 Comments | 19,974 views
2015 Ford Mustang rendered…again

The speculation regarding the design of the 2015 Ford Mustang continues with AutoGuide.com the latest to publish a rendering of what they think the styling of the next generation Mustang will be. Like the renderings …

2013 Shelby GT500 reviews hit the web

May 21, 2012 – 9:50 am | One Comment | 4,449 views
2013 Shelby GT500 reviews hit the web

The embargo has lifted and the very first reviews of the 2013 Shelby GT500 have flooded the internet. Both magazines and web sites alike seem to agree that Ford and SVT have improved the GT500 …