SEMA 2010: Ford to display nine customized 2011 Mustangs

October 29, 2010 Mustang News No Comments

2010 SEMA Mustangs

The 2010 SEMA show will kick off Tuesday November 2nd in Las Vegas with Ford once again bringing a large contingent of Ford Mustangs.  This time around Ford will have on hand a 2012 Mustang Boss 302 and nine 2011 Mustangs customized by various aftermarket companies showcasing what the possibilities are for Mustang customization.  Even Ford Vehicle Personalization got in on the act as they used Ford Custom Accessories to show off their creativity on the 2011 Ford Mustang.  Below you will find a photo and preview description of each of the nine Mustangs that will be displayed in the Ford booth at this years SEMA show. … Continue Reading

MagnaCharger debuting new Supercharger system for 2011 Mustang GT 5.0 at SEMA

October 27, 2010 Mustang News No Comments


Looks like MagnaCharger will be debuting a new supercharger system for the 2011 Mustang GT’s 5.0-liter V8 engine at this years SEMA show in Las Vegas.  Photos of the MagnaCharger system atop the 5.0-liter engine were posted online recently.  The SEMA show is just a little less than a week away.  I sure like the Grabber Blue case color.  Check out more photos after the jump… … Continue Reading

Vaughn Gittin’s RTR-X Mustang Project getting prepped for SEMA debut

October 26, 2010 Mustang News No Comments


We are less than a week away from the 2010 SEMA show where Vaughn Gittin Jr. will debut his latest creation, the RTR-X Mustang.  Vaughn’s retro 1969 RTR-X Mustang is undergoing final paintwork and assembly in preparation for the SEMA show in Las Vegas.  The RTR-X Mustang project is a collaboration between Vaughn and Team Need for Speed who used a 1969 Dynacorn Mustang replacement body shell as a starting point for what they hope will be one mean track and street machine.  … Continue Reading

Amazing iPad Install on 2011 Mustang GT

October 21, 2010 Mustang News No Comments


A forum member over at TheMustangSource got his creative juices flowing for an amazing iPad  install on his newly purchased 2011 Mustang GT.  Not only did he install an Apple iPad in his 5.0 but he moved the radio/Sync/AC controls to the headliner which makes for one insane looking cockpit.  Original he ordered his new 5.0 with a navigation system but when the car arrived … Continue Reading

German Tuner GeigerCars offering Supercharged package for 2011 Mustang GT

October 20, 2010 Mustang News No Comments


German tuner GeigerCars has released photos and details on their Supercharged package for the 2011 Mustang GT.  The new package will offer a 2.3L twin screw supercharger which adds 85 horsepower, a modified suspension, a set of 20-inch OZ Ultraleggera lightweight wheels with performance tires and a sport chassis option.  Also GeigerCars will remove the factory installed speed limiter so a top speed of 170 mph can be reached if owners should desire to go that fast. Check out all the photos after the jump… … Continue Reading

Handling Pack released by Ford Racing for 2011 Mustang V6

October 17, 2010 Mustang News No Comments

V6mustanghandlingpackFord Racing has made available a new Handling Pack for the 2011 Mustang V6 coupe to take your car to the next level of performance.  The Handling Pack has an MSRP of $1,339.95 and you get dampers, lowering springs, jounce stops, sway bars, strut mounts and a strut tower brace to tighten up the front end.  All of these components have been designed … Continue Reading

K.I.T.T. Mustang from Knight Rider remake up for Auction

October 17, 2010 Mustang News No Comments

KITT-Mustang9One of the screen used K.I.T.T. Mustangs from the Knight Rider remake will go up for a one day auction on November 6th.  This Mustang represents one of two hero K.I.T.T. cars built for the 2008 TV series starring Justin Bruening as “Micheal Knight”.  The K.I.T.T. Mustang features most of the Shelby GT500KR body parts along with the KR wheels.  Under the hood you will not find a supercharged V-8 associated with the GT500KR, instead an old 4.0-liter V-6 SOHC engine powers this KR look-a-like.  On a positive note you will get the corny red light that bounces … Continue Reading

Competition Orange 2012 Mustang Boss 302 at State Fair of Texas

October 14, 2010 Mustang News No Comments


While at the State Fair of Texas today I wandered through the Ford area of vehicles and to my surprise there was a competition orange 2012 Mustang Boss 302 on display.  I took a few photos for your viewing pleasure which you can see after the jump.  Ford also had on display a 2011 Mustang GT 5.0, a 2011 Mustang V-6 and a cool classic Mustang pool table which could be yours for a mere $14,995. … Continue Reading

Jack Roush’s Ford Mustang Collection featured by Mustang Monthly

October 11, 2010 Mustang News No Comments

JackRoushMustangCollectionRecently Jack Roush and his daughter Susan Roush-McClenaghan took the folks from Mustang Monthy on a tour of his Ford Mustang collection.  Jack’s collection of Ford Mustangs includes several classic and modern Mustangs each with their own story which MM has featured in an article.  In the article featured on Mustang Monthly’s website Jack and his daughter Susan share stories of each Mustang in the collection even Jack’s first Mustang, a 1964 1/2 coupe which he drove for about five years putting close to 100,000 miles on it. Several of the Mustangs in the collection were photographed and written about … Continue Reading

Tasca Mod Shop installs Ford Racing’s 750 horsepower Shelby GT500 Supercharger upgrade package

October 10, 2010 Mustang News No Comments


The Tasca Mod Shop located in Cranston, Rhode Island was one of the first to install Ford Racing’s new 750 horsepower upgrade package for the Shelby GT500.  At just $6,295 the upgrade package offers owners of the 2011 Shelby GT500 a 36 percent increase in horsepower over the stock 550 horsepower.  The package is 50-state legal and runs on 93 octane fuel.

The package features a 2.9L twin-screw Whipple supercharger assembly with “Crusher” inlet, Whipple 123mm MAF housing, FRPP Cobra Jet 65mm dual bore throttle body, FRPP upgraded dual fuel pump assembly and a few FRPP calibration tunes.

In the video after the jump Carl Tasca Jr. goes through the package details and a pair of tires. … Continue Reading