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Roush propane-powered Mustang captures first victory

September 1, 2010 – 7:15 am | No Comment | 265 views
Roush propane-powered Mustang captures first victory

Donnie Bowles can add another item to his growing list of accomplishments as he became the first driver on the Roush Drag Team to take one of the liquid propane-powered Mustangs to a victory. His …

Vaughn Gittin Jr. finishes third in Las Vegas, maintains Formula Drift series lead

August 23, 2010 – 1:27 pm | No Comment | 226 views
Vaughn Gittin Jr. finishes third in Las Vegas, maintains Formula Drift series lead

Vaughn Gittin Jr. started off the season with the points lead in the 2010 Formula Drift season thanks to an opening win at the streets of Long Beach, and he hoped to maintain his position …

FR500S Mustangs finding a home in the SCCA World Challenge GTS class

August 18, 2010 – 10:30 am | No Comment | 543 views
FR500S Mustangs finding a home in the SCCA World Challenge GTS class

The GTS class of the World Challenge Championships got a boost at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course with the addition of six Ford Mustang FR500S car and driver combinations for the new-for-2010 class.
The six …

The Trans-Am Mustangs of the 2010 Monterey Motorsports Reunion

August 16, 2010 – 10:35 am | No Comment | 6,654 views
The Trans-Am Mustangs of the 2010 Monterey Motorsports Reunion

For the first annual Monterey Motorsports Reunion at Laguna Seca in Monterey, the event organizers selected Trans-Am to be featured among the eighteen classes of race cars. No less than 44 original Trans-Am cars from …

Ford unveils Boss 302 Mustang Laguna Seca Package for the weekend racer

August 13, 2010 – 10:11 am | One Comment | 1,035 views
Ford unveils Boss 302 Mustang Laguna Seca Package for the weekend racer

How do you amp up a performance car package as complete as the new 2012 Mustang Boss 302 – already a street-legal race car in its own right? Pull out everything that doesn’t make …

MMR to debut new twin-turbo Shelby GT500 Outlaw 10.5 race car

August 12, 2010 – 12:01 am | No Comment | 5,487 views
MMR to debut new twin-turbo Shelby GT500 Outlaw 10.5 race car

Modular Mustang Racing of Ventura, CA has just finished its brand new race car, a twin-turbo Shelby GT500 that will debut at the PSCA West Coast Shootout in Las Vegas next month.  The Mustang is …

Tony Buffomante dominates Mustang Challenge at Autobahn Country Club, tied for series lead

August 2, 2010 – 12:15 pm | No Comment | 277 views
Tony Buffomante dominates Mustang Challenge at Autobahn Country Club, tied for series lead

With opposing teams pitching in to help a competitor out, close battles up front, and clean close racing through the field for an all-green flag run start to finish, the Autobahn Grand Prix …

Ford Mustang Challenge racing series coming to an end

July 21, 2010 – 3:09 pm | No Comment | 339 views
Ford Mustang Challenge racing series coming to an end

When the Ford Racing Mustang Challenge field takes the green flag for the final round of the 2010 championship at Miller Motorsports Park September 12, it will mark the end of an era …

Roush, Johnson take second Grand-Am win of the season with victory at Garden State 250

July 18, 2010 – 4:55 pm | No Comment | 160 views
Roush, Johnson take second Grand-Am win of the season with victory at Garden State 250

Billy Johnson and Jack Roush Jr. combined to lead all but four laps in Saturday’s Garden State 250 victory at New Jersey Motorsports Park, the eighth round of the 2010 GRAND-AM Continental …

17-year old Ben Crosland captures first Mustang Challenge win at New Jersey Motorsports Park

July 17, 2010 – 3:11 pm | No Comment | 153 views
17-year old Ben Crosland captures first Mustang Challenge win at New Jersey Motorsports Park

Seventeen year-old Ben Crosland scored his first win in Ford Racing Mustang Challenge competition with a decisive flag-to-flag tour de force on Saturday.  Behind him, Tony Buffomante settled for second place and …

Ford Mustang Sets New Record at Pikes Peak Hill Climb

June 28, 2010 – 11:18 pm | 2 Comments | 888 views
Ford Mustang Sets New Record at Pikes Peak Hill Climb

With the addition of nearly two extra miles of pavement at this year’s Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, many people were expecting the overall course record to fall. While that didn’t happen, several other records …

Vaughn Gittin Jr. captures debut win in his 2011 Monster Energy / Falken Tire Ford Mustang

April 11, 2010 – 6:50 am | No Comment | 2,700 views
Vaughn Gittin Jr. captures debut win in his 2011 Monster Energy / Falken Tire Ford Mustang

Just days after the debut of his brand new 2011 Ford Mustang drift car, Vaughn Gittin Jr. captured the win in the first competition of the 2010 Formula Drift season. Gittin beat out Rhys Millen …

Vaughn Gittin unveils new drift Mustang for 2010

April 9, 2010 – 11:07 pm | No Comment | 1,285 views
Vaughn Gittin unveils new drift Mustang for 2010

Last night Vaughn Gittin unveiled his brand new ride for the 2010 Formula Drift season along with his new sponsor, Monster Energy Drink. Based on the 2011 Mustang GT, the new car gets an updated …

2010 Mustang to be campaigned in FIA GT3

March 26, 2010 – 11:29 pm | No Comment | 1,365 views
2010 Mustang to be campaigned in FIA GT3

The Marc VDS Racing Team’s official launch at Gosselies, Belgium was the venue for the world premiere of the all-new Marc VDS Mustang GT3, which will be campaigned in this year’s GT3 European …