One-off 2013 Roush Stage 3 Mustang to be auctioned for SAE Foundation

April 30, 2012 Mustang News No Comments

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Ford Motor Company, Roush and Ford Racing have teamed up to auction a one-of-a-kind 2013 Roush Stage 3 Mustang on May 16th at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan to benefit the SAE Foundation STEM education programs.

The one-of-one special edition vehicle features custom silver paint, full Roush body kit, painted side and hood graphics and a 625 horsepower supercharged 5.0L Ford Racing ‘Aluminator’ long block with forged internals among other things. … Continue Reading

2013 Shelby GT500 officially rated at 662 Horsepower and 630 lb-ft of torque

April 26, 2012 Mustang News No Comments

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Today Ford made it known the 2013 Shelby GT500 has been officially certified as the most powerful production V8 in the world with 662 horsepower and 631 lb.-ft of torque.  With the increase of 112 horsepower over the 2012 GT500, the all-new supercharged 5.8-liter powerplant increased its fuel economy by 1 mpg both in city and highway with 5 mpg better than Chevrolet Camaro ZL1. … Continue Reading

Shelby 1000 Production begins at Shelby American in Las Vegas

April 25, 2012 Mustang News No Comments

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The debut of the 2012 Shelby 1000 based off the 2012 Shelby GT500 took place less than a month ago at the New York Auto Show and now production has officially begun at Shelby American’s speed shop in Las Vegas.  The first batch of vehicles being built at the facility are actually the Shelby 1000 S/C track versions which pump out over 1,100 horsepower.  The base Shelby 1000’s are reported to crank out around 950 horsepower and start at $149,995 not including the GT500.  Check out the build photos below. … Continue Reading

Gotta Have It Green 2013 Mustang Boss 302 photos

April 25, 2012 Mustang News No Comments

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One of the new colors for the 2013 Mustang Boss 302 is Gotta Have It Green and up until now few high-res photos of the color have surfaced.  We can now thank forum member ‘88Saleen544′ over at  TheMustangSource for snapping a few photos of his new pride and joy.  The photos show the new color in all its glory.  Enjoy a few of the pics below … Continue Reading

Mustangs Across America Cancels 50th Anniversary Event for now

April 24, 2012 Mustang News No Comments

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The folks who run the Mustangs Across America event are furious about the Mustang Club of America’s decision to hold two simultaneous events for the 50th Anniversary of the Ford Mustang. MAA organizers disagreed so much so they have canceled any plans for a Mustang caravan across the country in April of 2014.   Sam Haymart of Mustangs Across America provided a statement to all Mustang fans and enthusiasts as to why they have canceled their plans for the 2014 drive across the country.  Read the statement below. … Continue Reading

Video: Inspired by Mustang Club of Poland, Brazilian Mustang Club makes video

April 17, 2012 Mustang News No Comments

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The Mustang Club of Parana which hails from the South American country of Brazil has made a video to commemorate their 11-year-history and its nothing short of spectacular.  Just like its counterpart, the Mustang Club of Poland, they have taken to the streets of Brazil to film each and every members car in action.  Ford Mustangs from all years are well represented in the video including classics to modern Shelby GT500’s and a pair of Eleanor’s steal the show.  Check out the video below to see what the Mustang Club of Parana has cooked up. … Continue Reading

50th Anniversary celebration plans announced by Mustang Club of America

April 17, 2012 Mustang News No Comments

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The Ford Mustang will be turning 50 in 2014 and the Mustang Club of America plans a celebration like no other that includes two events being held simultaneously in two different locations across the country.  The 50th Anniversary celebration is planned for April 16-20, 2014 with one event taking place at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Las Vegas, Nevada and the other at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina.  Both events will take place at the same time to allow as many Mustang enthusiasts to enjoy the festivities as possible. … Continue Reading

Kenny Brown building track racing ‘Super Mustang’ for the masses

April 12, 2012 Mustang News No Comments

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Kenny Brown, race car builder and supplier of aftermarket Mustang parts stands next to his latest creation, a ‘Super Mustang’ of sorts that is slated for a limited production run.  Kenny recently gave a sneak peak to StangTV who posted several photos of the track themed ‘Super Mustang’.

In the photos below you can clearly see the Mustang has track racing in its future with a set of large Baer brakes wtih 14-inch rotors and six-piston calipers, full roll cage, heat extractor hood and large functional rear spoiler.  Under the hood you can see a Boss 302 intake mated to a new 5.0-liter engine and expect to see full suspension and handling goodies courtesy of Kenny Brown. … Continue Reading

Reckless female driver destroys Shelby GT500 and miraculously survives

April 12, 2012 Mustang News 10 Comments

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We hate to see vehicle carnage like this but its not everyday you get to see a Shelby GT500 totally destroyed by a maniac driver hitting a concrete bridge support.  The female driver of the 2008 Shelby GT500 was clearly driving to fast for the conditions as she tried to avoid on-coming traffic only to lose control, spin-out and hit the concrete bridge support head-on.  Parts were sent flying including the 5.4-liter V8 engine that ended up in on-coming traffic which was hit by another car.  One of the doors, a wheel and part of the frame landed a good 30 yards away. … Continue Reading

Video: ProCharged 2012 Boss 302 puts down 640 rwhp on dyno

April 9, 2012 Mustang News No Comments

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Having been in the supercharger game a long time ProCharger knows a thing or two about Mustangs and when the new Boss 302 came along with its 444 horsepower they probably began to salivate.  With only a set of Kooks long-tube headers and pump gas ProCharger strapped on one of their signature intercooled Supercharger setups.  When it was all said and done the 2012 Boss 302 put down 640 rear wheel horsepower running only 7.5 psi of boost.  Check out the video below. … Continue Reading

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