Vaught Gittin Jr.’s RTR-X Mustang Project to debut at 2010 SEMA show

May 31, 2010 Mustang News Comments Off on Vaught Gittin Jr.’s RTR-X Mustang Project to debut at 2010 SEMA show


Professional Drift racer and now car builder extraordinaire Vaughn Gittin Jr will debut the RTR-X Mustang at the 2010 SEMA show later this year in Las Vegas.  Vaughn is teaming up with Team Need for Speed for this retro Mustang build that will use a 1969 Dynacorn Mustang replacement body shell as a starting point for what he hopes will be a performer on and off the track.  Powering the 1969 RTR-X Mustang will be the 5.0-liter V-8 from the 2011 Mustang GT with the possibility of a set of twin-turbos. … Continue Reading

2011 Mustang gets Role in new ‘Hawaii Five-O’ Series

May 29, 2010 Mustang News No Comments

hawaiiFive0remakeHave you heard, the remake of ‘Hawaii Five-O’ is returning to television next fall on CBS with a host of Ford products including the new 2011 Mustang. The remake of ‘Hawaii Five-O’ will star Alex O’Laughlin playing top cop Steve McGarrett, Scott Caan as “Danno”, Daniel Dae Kim of ‘Lost’ fame and Grace Park from ‘Battlestar Galactica’.

The new series features a 2011 Ford Mustang 5.0 driven by Scott Caan who plays “Danno”. … Continue Reading

Latest Episode of Jay Leno’s Garage Features 2011 Mustang GT 5.0

May 25, 2010 Mustang News 3 Comments


On the latest episode of Jay Leno’s Garage the man himself gets ahold of a black 2011 Mustang GT 5.0 coupe. The episode runs almost ten-minutes and as always Jay does not dissapoint as he runs down what the new 2011 5.0 has to offer. After going through some of the highlights he takes the Mustang out for a spin and gives us his review of sorts. Check out the video after the jump… … Continue Reading

Pro Drifter + ROUSH 427R Mustang = Insane Tire Shredding

May 22, 2010 Mustang News No Comments

Professional drifter Ali Aljibouri gets behind the wheel of a ROUSH 427R Mustang to shred the new Cooper RS3 tires. Ali definitely has some pretty sweet driving skills as he drifts around a makeshift course. Check out the video above.

Video: 2011 Mustang V-6 vs. 2010 Mustang GT, Who Wins?

May 22, 2010 Mustang News No Comments

We get to see our first video of a 2011 Mustang V-6 going head-to-head with a 2010 Mustang GT.  Who will come out on top, the 305 horsepower V-6 or the 315 horsepower 2010 Mustang GT.  Check out the video above too see for yourself.

$300,000 Twin-Turbo Mustang Outlaw Drag Car Stolen

May 18, 2010 Mustang News 7 Comments


Update: The owner of the vehicle has put together a nice letter for the person or persons who made off with his Mustang.  You can read the letter below.  Not sure this is the way to get your car back but maybe it will work.


By now, you must realize that you can never own or race this car. The awesome power of the internet has put pictures of every inch of it onto every imaginable forum. This will only get worse with time. … Continue Reading

Street Race: 2011 Mustang GT vs. Gen 4 LS1 Camaro SS

May 17, 2010 Mustang News 4 Comments

2011mustangvsCamaroSSWe finally get our first street race video of the 2011 Mustang 5.0 as it goes up against a supposedly stock 4th generation Camaro SS.  Either the new 5.0 owner was taken it easy or the LS1 Camaro was modified because the results are not what you want to see.  The street race gets going about the 2:00 mark.  Check out the video after the jump… … Continue Reading

Mark Fields Hints at new BOSS Mustang

May 14, 2010 Mustang News No Comments

ford_mustang_boss_302Its been no secret the resurrection of the BOSS nameplate has been rumored for quite somtime and although Ford Racing brought back the BOSS 302R as a race ready Mustang many enthusiasts have been salivating for the real deal.

We may have come one step closer as Mark Fields, President of the Americas for Ford Motor Company recently hinted about the return of the legendary BOSS nameplate during a Ford 2010 Dealer Show as he was quoted as saying, … Continue Reading

Amy Boylan is no longer at Shelby American

May 14, 2010 Mustang News No Comments

AmyBoylanAccording to a recent press release from Shelby American, Amy Boylan left her role as President of Shelby American on April 23rd for unspecified reasons.  Boylan joined Shelby American in 2005 as the company was in financial disarray and desperately in need of new leadership.  She is credited with turning around Carroll Shelby’s empire one contract at a time. … Continue Reading

The Mitsuoka Galue Convertible, Yes It’s a Mustang

May 12, 2010 Mustang News No Comments

mitsuoka-mustang-galueI know some of you will have to do a double take after looking this vehicle over.  At the Beijing Auto Show a Japanese company, Mitsuoka Motors known for building custom coach built cars debuted their Mitsuoka Galue Convertible.  The vehicle if you look closely is an S197 Mustang which they used as a starting point building their own creation with a boatload of custom body work to the front and rear. … Continue Reading