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Site Editor Drew Phillips is a veteran automotive journalist with a passion for the Ford Mustang. In addition to founding the MustangsDaily, he also contributes to multiple Ford Mustang publications including 5.0 Mustang & Super Fords, Muscle Mustangs & Fast Fords, Modified Mustangs & Fords and Mustang Monthly. He also co-authored the book "Weekend Projects for Your Mustang 2005-Today" published by Motor Books International.

Roush Performance wins Grand-am season finale at Lime Rock Park

September 29, 2013 – 9:26 am | One Comment | 616 views
Roush Performance wins Grand-am season finale at Lime Rock Park

The No. 61 Roush Performance team has had a rough year in the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge series. After winning the season opener in Daytona the driver duo of Jack Roush Jr. and Billy …

Video: The Hertz Penske GT gets wrung out on track

September 27, 2013 – 2:34 pm | One Comment | 1,221 views
Video: The Hertz Penske GT gets wrung out on track

This summer Hertz announced the new “Penske GT,” a modified Mustang that the rental car company was adding to their Adrenaline Collection fleet. While perhaps not an official descendent of the original 1966 Shelby GT350H …

Ring Brothers to debut NASCAR-powered 1965 Mustang at SEMA

September 25, 2013 – 8:18 am | 2 Comments | 2,264 views
Ring Brothers to debut NASCAR-powered 1965 Mustang at SEMA

Every year we look forward to what the Ring Brothers have in store for us at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. After all, the Wisconsin-based shop has yet to disappoint us with any of …

Shelby donating 2014 GT500 Super Snake package for cancer research

September 24, 2013 – 10:11 am | No Comment | 4,813 views
Shelby donating 2014 GT500 Super Snake package for cancer research

Shelby American has announced they will donate and install a 2014 Shelby GT500 Super Snake performance package to be auctioned off during the 40th Anniversary of the famous Cattle Baron’s Ball to raise funds …

Galpin Ford’s second annual car show celebrates 60 years of customizing

September 24, 2013 – 8:43 am | No Comment | 2,806 views
Galpin Ford’s second annual car show celebrates 60 years of customizing

When you hear of a local Ford dealership putting on a car show, you might imagine a few dozen customer cars that are mostly stock and maybe a few classic Mustangs – maybe even a …

Ford Mustang named most desirable classic car in Europe

September 23, 2013 – 2:03 pm | 2 Comments | 734 views
Ford Mustang named most desirable classic car in Europe

It’s well known that Americans adore the Ford Mustang. Ever since the car was introduced in 1964 the two have had a love affair, and it has continued nonstop through today. What might come as …

Mustangs at the Queen Mary 2013

September 23, 2013 – 1:28 pm | No Comment | 2,645 views
Mustangs at the Queen Mary 2013

This past weekend the Beach Cities Mustang Club held their 17th annual Mustangs and Ford car show at the Queen Mary in Long Beach, CA. Set alongside the harbor just a few hundred feet from …

New Product: Hotchkis Bolt-On Suspension System for the 1965-1966 Mustang

September 18, 2013 – 10:49 am | No Comment | 1,657 views
New Product: Hotchkis Bolt-On Suspension System for the 1965-1966 Mustang

Mustangs have always been America’s favorite pony car, but antiquated stock suspension derived from early ‘60s Falcons has always been a sticking point for Mustang fans that want to enjoy a spirited drive through a …

Shelby GT350 Convertible Widebody to cross the block at Barrett-Jackson in Las Vegas

September 18, 2013 – 10:07 am | No Comment | 3,541 views
Shelby GT350 Convertible Widebody to cross the block at Barrett-Jackson in Las Vegas

Shelby American has announced today that the serial #1 2012 model year Shelby GT350 wide body convertible will cross the block at this year’s Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas auction, taking place from September 26 – 28. …

Photo Gallery: 2014 Saleen 351 Supercharged Mustang

September 17, 2013 – 9:01 am | One Comment | 7,118 views
Photo Gallery: 2014 Saleen 351 Supercharged Mustang

At the Saleen Open House and Car Show this past weekend the company had many of their latest vehicles on display including the 2014 George Follmer Edition Mustang as well as the 351 Supercharged Mustang …

Video: Ford pays tribute to the Mustang II

September 16, 2013 – 2:39 pm | 4 Comments | 1,260 views
Video: Ford pays tribute to the Mustang II

In its fifty year history of the Ford Mustang the period between 1974 and 1978 isn’t exactly remembered as the heyday of performance. Even so, the Mustang II, built during that time period, represented an …

2013 Saleen Open House and Car Show

September 16, 2013 – 7:59 am | One Comment | 3,945 views
2013 Saleen Open House and Car Show

Saleen held their annual open house and car show this past weekend, with dozens of Saleen and Mustang owners gathering for the festivities at the company’s headquarters in Corona, CA. There were more than thirty …

One-off 2014 Mustang Cobra Jet to be sold at Barrett-Jackson for charity

September 12, 2013 – 3:00 pm | One Comment | 1,499 views
One-off 2014 Mustang Cobra Jet to be sold at Barrett-Jackson for charity

Ford Motor Company will join Barrett-Jackson among the Las Vegas lights from Sept. 26-28, 2013 to sell the star of the show – a one-of-a-kind prototype of the NHRA competition-ready 2014 Mustang Cobra Jet. The …

Video: Motor Trend finds out if the 2013 Shelby GT500 Super Snake’s 850 horsepower is too much

September 11, 2013 – 10:41 am | One Comment | 2,306 views
Video: Motor Trend finds out if the 2013 Shelby GT500 Super Snake’s 850 horsepower is too much

The 2013 Shelby GT500 Super Snake has an amazing 850 horsepower thanks to its modified supercharged 5.8-liter V8. That’s much more than most street cars, and even more than many race cars. But is it …