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Video: Watch a Ford Mustang Cobra Jet do a massive wheel stand

August 31, 2012 – 6:42 pm | No Comment | 2,266 views
Video: Watch a Ford Mustang Cobra Jet do a massive wheel stand

The Ford Mustang Cobra Jet has dominated the inaugural season the ADRL Supercar Showdown, winning all five of the events held so far this year. The Cobra Jets have been putting on a show in …

New Product: Kenny Brown Boss Plus Rear Spoiler for the 2010+ Mustang

August 30, 2012 – 3:57 pm | No Comment | 1,144 views
New Product: Kenny Brown Boss Plus Rear Spoiler for the 2010+ Mustang

Kenny Brown has announced the new Boss Plus Rear Spoiler for 2010-2014 Mustangs, Boss 302 and Shelby GT500. Manufactured by Paul Brown Racing in California, the new rear spoiler is designed to mount directly to …

Galpin Auto Sports named as official Shelby Mod Shop

August 29, 2012 – 1:21 pm | No Comment | 1,163 views
Galpin Auto Sports named as official Shelby Mod Shop

Galpin Auto Sports today announced it has entered into an agreement with Shelby American to become the only authorized Shelby Mod Shop in the Western United States.
“We are honored to become a Shelby Mod Shop,” …

Photo Gallery: Black-on-Black 2013 Shelby GT350

August 28, 2012 – 12:47 pm | No Comment | 14,840 views
Photo Gallery: Black-on-Black 2013 Shelby GT350

In addition to a few design tweaks, the biggest change to the Shelby GT350 for 2013 is the availability of Ford’s entire color lineup. Previously Shelby had only offered blue with white stripes for 2011, …

Winners crowned at 2nd annual Ford Racing Cobra Jet Showdown

August 27, 2012 – 1:21 pm | No Comment | 1,049 views
Winners crowned at 2nd annual Ford Racing Cobra Jet Showdown

Over forty Cobra Jet owners participated in the 2nd annual Ford Racing Cobra Jet Showdown presented by Diversified Products Marketing. Held in conjunction with the August 23-26th National Muscle Car Association (NMCA) event at Milan …

Vaughn Gittin Jr. maintains Formula Drift points lead with podium finish in Las Vegas

August 27, 2012 – 11:29 am | No Comment | 622 views
Vaughn Gittin Jr. maintains Formula Drift points lead with podium finish in Las Vegas

This past weekend in Las Vegas Vaughn Gittin Jr. captured his third straight podium finish to maintain the overall Formula Drift points lead with just one event left in the year. The third place finish, …

Galpin Ford Shelby 50th Anniversary Car Show

August 27, 2012 – 10:43 am | No Comment | 6,339 views
Galpin Ford Shelby 50th Anniversary Car Show

This year is the 50th anniversary of Shelby American, marking half a century since the first Cobras rolled out of the a modest assembly plant in Los Angeles. To celebrate there have been several events …

Mustang Dream Giveaway announces winner of matching Shelby Mustangs

August 24, 2012 – 1:29 pm | 2 Comments | 2,523 views
Mustang Dream Giveaway announces winner of matching Shelby Mustangs

The 2012 Mustang Dream Giveaway, a nationwide drawing sponsored by WorldCause Foundation, came to an end on July 4, 2012. Timothy Millard from Jacksonville Beach, Florida, was the grand prize winner. Mr. Millard was awarded …

Video: Ford Mustang RTR Drift vs Grip

August 23, 2012 – 4:00 pm | No Comment | 776 views
Video: Ford Mustang RTR Drift vs Grip

Drifting a car might not be the quickest or most efficient way around a race track, but that doesn’t mean cars made for going sideways aren’t capable of going fast. To prove the point 2010 …

Roush Stage 3 Mustang Premier Edition returns for 2013 with new unique paint colors

August 23, 2012 – 6:30 am | No Comment | 3,081 views
Roush Stage 3 Mustang Premier Edition returns for 2013 with new unique paint colors

As we previewed with Jack Roush’s personal Mustang, the Roush Stage 3 Mustang Premier Edition is returning for the 2013 model year as a collaborative creation by Roush and Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes. The two companies …

2013 Shelby GT350 makes first public appearance at Monterey Motorsports Reunion

August 22, 2012 – 10:46 am | No Comment | 4,119 views
2013 Shelby GT350 makes first public appearance at Monterey Motorsports Reunion

The 2013 Shelby GT350 made its public debut this past weekend, displayed alongside the 2013 Shelby GT500 Cobra and the 2013 Shelby GT500 Super Snake at the Monterey Motorsports Reunion at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. …

1966 Shelby GT350 SCCA B-Production Race Car nets $159,500 at RM auction

August 22, 2012 – 8:32 am | No Comment | 7,385 views
1966 Shelby GT350 SCCA B-Production Race Car nets $159,500 at RM auction

A near-million dollar 1965 Shelby GT350R was easily the top selling Mustang at this past weekend’s RM auction in Monterey, CA, but it wasn’t the only pony car from Ford up for grabs. Also crossing …

Roush announces 625 horsepower Phase 2 supercharger system for the 2011+ Mustang

August 21, 2012 – 12:58 pm | No Comment | 1,173 views
Roush announces 625 horsepower Phase 2 supercharger system for the 2011+ Mustang

Roush has announced their new Phase 2 Supercharger Kit calibrated to deliver 625 horsepower and 525 lb-ft torque to the 2011-2013 Ford Mustang 5.0L V8, an increase of 205-213 HP and 135 FT/LB over stock. …

2013 Shelby GT500 Super Snake prototype debuts in Monterey

August 20, 2012 – 8:50 am | One Comment | 28,837 views
2013 Shelby GT500 Super Snake prototype debuts in Monterey

Last week the one-off 2013 Shelby GT500 Cobra was unveiled at the Monterey Motorsports Reunion, but it wasn’t the only Shelby Mustang to make its debut at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Shelby also had a …