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Brad has been a Mustang enthusiast for as long as he can remember. He founded TheMustangSource.com (as Brad’s Mustang Site) in 1998, and has owned quite a stable of Mustangs including 1973 351 Coupe, a 2001 GT convertible and a 2006 GT Convertible. He has been a member of the Rocket City Mustang Club in Huntsville, Alabama, and Magic City Mustangs in Birmingham, and he redesigned The Mustang Club of America’s web site in 2010. Even his high school’s team nickname was the Mustangs.

Video: Ford’s countdown series honors Carroll Shelby

September 19, 2013 – 8:17 am | One Comment | 701 views
Video: Ford’s countdown series honors Carroll Shelby

Since you like, follow or visit this web site you probably have a pretty good idea who Carroll Shelby was. Before his name became synonymous with high-performance Mustangs, the former chicken farmer raced Austin-Healeys and …

Another Eleanor “Hero” Car from Gone in 60 Seconds going up for auction

September 17, 2013 – 10:10 am | One Comment | 1,701 views
Another Eleanor “Hero” Car from Gone in 60 Seconds going up for auction

One of the three Eleanor “hero” cars from Gone in 60 Seconds will roll across the auction block next month.
Eleven 1967 Mustang fastbacks were converted to Shelby GT500 “Eleanor” lookalikes for the movie, but only …

eBay Find: Gone in 60 Seconds Eleanor Mustang Test Car

September 4, 2013 – 9:46 pm | No Comment | 4,348 views
eBay Find: Gone in 60 Seconds Eleanor Mustang Test Car

A little-known yet vital (and really cool) piece of Gone in 60 Seconds lore has found its way to eBay: the car Nic Cage used to hone his driving skills before filming one of the …

eBay Find: Rehagen Racing’s ‘Moon Pie’ Mustang Boss 302R Race Car

August 27, 2013 – 8:48 am | No Comment | 4,107 views
eBay Find: Rehagen Racing’s ‘Moon Pie’ Mustang Boss 302R Race Car

Those who grew up in the South are no stranger to the phrase “RC Cola and a Moon Pie.” The combo of Southern delicacies was immortalized in Tracy Byrd’s “Lifestyles of the Not So Rich …

Shelby GT500 Super Snake to star in ‘Getaway’ movie, win your own in sweepstakes

August 20, 2013 – 3:23 pm | No Comment | 5,831 views
Shelby GT500 Super Snake to star in ‘Getaway’ movie, win your own in sweepstakes

The Ford Mustang returns to the silver screen in less than two weeks with a leading role in Getaway, and you could “get away” in a free 2014 Shelby GT500 Super Snake courtesy of Fandago.
Getaway …

Last classic Shelby GT350 built going under the hammer

August 3, 2013 – 11:28 am | One Comment | 2,340 views
Last classic Shelby GT350 built going under the hammer

The very last first-generation Shelby GT350 can be yours in two weeks. This yellow SportsRoof was the final GT350 built in 1970, and consequently the last classic Shelby GT350 ever produced. It will cross the …

eBay Find: Hardcore Pawn’s Iacocca 45th Anniversary Edition Mustang

July 15, 2013 – 11:47 am | One Comment | 59,722 views
eBay Find: Hardcore Pawn’s Iacocca 45th Anniversary Edition Mustang

The 2009 Lee Iacocca Silver Edition Mustang Fastback featured on truTV’s Hardcore Pawn is on eBay. Again.
A couple won the exceedingly rare Mustang at a casino and sold it to American Jewelry & Loan for …