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SEMA 2011: Vaughn Gittin Jr’s 1969 Mustang RTR-X makes a return appearance

November 4, 2011 – 11:17 am | No Comment | 18,742 views
SEMA 2011: Vaughn Gittin Jr’s 1969 Mustang RTR-X makes a return appearance

At SEMA last year Vaughn Gittin Jr. took the wraps off his 1969 Mustang RTR-X. At the time he promised the car wouldn’t be a trailer queen, saying “this car is built to be driven. …

Photo Gallery: Ford Mustang RTR in Grabber Blue

October 12, 2011 – 9:12 am | No Comment | 10,766 views
Photo Gallery: Ford Mustang RTR in Grabber Blue

We’re big fans of Vaughn Gittin Jr’s Mustang RTR, so we’re happy to bring you a new photo gallery of the car in Grabber Blue courtesy of Autoblog.com. who have just posted a review of …

Photo Gallery: Vaughn Gittin’s 1969 Mustang RTR-X on display at Formula Drift Irwindale

October 8, 2011 – 11:41 pm | No Comment | 14,029 views
Photo Gallery: Vaughn Gittin’s 1969 Mustang RTR-X on display at Formula Drift Irwindale

The final event of the Formula Drift season is at Irwindale Speedway this weekend, and 2010 champion Vaughn Gittin Jr. came with more than just his competition Mustang. He also brought out his 1969 Mustang …

Vaughn Gittin Jr. unveils the Iridium Edition Mustang RTR

October 5, 2011 – 1:36 pm | No Comment | 3,018 views
Vaughn Gittin Jr. unveils the Iridium Edition Mustang RTR

For the past few weeks Vaughn Gittin Jr. and his team have been getting the one-off Bosch Iridium Edition Mustang RTR ready for its debut. The last time we updated you on the car it …

Video: Bosch Iridium Edition Mustang RTR build part 2

September 10, 2011 – 1:25 pm | No Comment | 955 views
Video: Bosch Iridium Edition Mustang RTR build part 2

Earlier we told you about Vaughn Gittin Jr. teaming up with Bosch to give away a custom Iridium Edition RTR Mustang. Previously Gittin worked on finalizing the design of the Mustang, and now Bosch has …

Video: The making of Vaughn Gittin Jr’s 1969 Mustang RTR-X

September 8, 2011 – 2:44 pm | No Comment | 4,678 views
Video: The making of Vaughn Gittin Jr’s 1969 Mustang RTR-X

We got our first look at Vaughn Gittin Jr’s 1969 RTR-X Mustang at SEMA last year, and it was undoubtedly one of our favorites cars at the show. The unique styling, beautiful Coyote 5.0-liter V8, …

Video: Vaughn Gittin Jr. Drifting in the K.S.A.

July 18, 2011 – 6:17 pm | No Comment | 967 views
Video: Vaughn Gittin Jr. Drifting in the K.S.A.

We’ve seen plenty of videos of Vaughn Gittin Jr. drifting his Mustang, but perhaps none as cool as his latest. Gittin recently visited the Al Reem Circuit in Saudi Arabia to perform in a drifting …

Vaughn Gittin Jr. teaming up with Bosch to give away one-off Iridium Edition RTR Mustang

July 12, 2011 – 7:53 am | No Comment | 580 views
Vaughn Gittin Jr. teaming up with Bosch to give away one-off Iridium Edition RTR Mustang

2010 Formula Drift champion Vaughn Gittin Jr. and Bosch are teaming up to build a one-off RTR Mustang that will eventually be given away to one lucky winner. Gittin has always run Bosch products in …

Ford Mustangs finish 1-2 at Formula Drift Palm Beach

June 6, 2011 – 2:55 pm | No Comment | 537 views
Ford Mustangs finish 1-2 at Formula Drift Palm Beach

Ford Mustangs claimed the top two spots at the Palm Beach International Raceway round of the 2011 Formula Drift Championship as Justin Pawlak took the victory over defending Formula Drift Champion Vaughn Gittin, Jr., making …

Video: Vaughn Gittin Jr. drifts the 2012 Mustang Boss 302

June 3, 2011 – 1:55 pm | No Comment | 618 views
Video: Vaughn Gittin Jr. drifts the 2012 Mustang Boss 302

We’ve seen the 2012 Mustang Boss 302 take on road courses and put down some impressive times at the drag strip, but we haven’t ever seen one being drifted. Until now. Recently 2010 Formula Drift …

Vaughn Gittin Jr’s Formula Drift Mustang now available as an RC car

May 2, 2011 – 8:42 am | 3 Comments | 4,646 views
Vaughn Gittin Jr’s Formula Drift Mustang now available as an RC car

HPI Racing is proud to announce the new, officially licensed, Monster Energy/Falken Tire 2011 Ford Mustang E10 Drift RTR. There is no detail spared in the mimicking of pro drifting champion Vaughn Gittin …

Vaughn Gittin Jr. completes first shakedown test of the RTR-X Mustang

April 28, 2011 – 1:31 pm | 4 Comments | 45,970 views
Vaughn Gittin Jr. completes first shakedown test of the RTR-X Mustang

When Vaughn Gittin Jr. unveiled the 1969 RTR-X Mustang at SEMA last year, he promised that the car wouldn’t be a trailer queen. “This car is built to be driven,” he said at the time. …

Video: Vaughn Gittin Jr’s 1969 RTR-X Mustang hits the dyno

April 22, 2011 – 12:41 pm | One Comment | 1,589 views
Video: Vaughn Gittin Jr’s 1969 RTR-X Mustang hits the dyno

We got our first look at Vaughn Gittin Jr’s 1969 RTR-X Mustang at the SEMA show back in November. At the time the car wasn’t 100% finished, and since then the Need for Speed team …

Photo Gallery: Vaughn Gittin Jr’s 2011 Formula Drift Mustang debuts in Long Beach

April 9, 2011 – 10:13 pm | No Comment | 12,402 views
Photo Gallery: Vaughn Gittin Jr’s 2011 Formula Drift Mustang debuts in Long Beach

Vaughn Gittin Jr. debuted his all new Monster Energy / Falken Tire Ford Mustang at the Formula Drift opener in Long Beach this weekend, and while it might look a lot like last year’s championship-winning …