Mustang – The First 50 Years: DVD Review

It really is hard to capture just how deep the history of the Ford Mustang runs, but “Mustang – The First 50 Years” takes a pretty good crack at covering it all. This double DVD set examines the world of the Mustang from multiple angles: interviews & profiles of the people who brought the Mustang to life, Mustang owner profiles that help bring the passion of the car to life, “behind the scenes” looks at the companies that make the Mustang world go round, and…

Is the 2014 Mustang the Ford Evos?

With the 50th Anniversary of the Mustang looming in 2014, Ford is hard at work redesigning the legendary pony car. But just because the Mustang is an American icon, don’t expect the new Mustang to incorporate the same retro styling we have become accustomed to over the 20 years. The 2012 Mustang is  leaving its competitors in the dust and is tearing up the drag strip, but lags behind the Chevy Camaro when it comes to launching off the showroom floor. With fewer Mustang being sold than…

2013 Shelby GT500 Kicks A$$ and Takes Names With 650 HP & 200 MPH Top Speed

The 2012 Chevy Camaro ZL1 was suppose to be the new heavy weight champion of the (muscle car) world. At 580 horsepower, not only did it have more horsepower than a Ferrari 458, more torque than an Aston Martin DB9 V12, and a better power-to-weight ratio than a Porsche 911 Carrera GTS, it was going to knockout the Shelby GT500. it wasn’t even going to be fair fight. And it wasn’t. As the bell rung the seemingly dated overweight fighter we assumed the GT500 was…

2013 Ford Mustang Unveiled With New Shelby Style Grille

The Ford Mustang – an American icon of muscle car performance and style – has lost its swagger in recent years.  Even with the return of the 5.0L engine the Mustang just couldn’t compete with the stylish new Chevy Camaro. Ford is hoping that a more aggressive looking Shelby-esque bumper cover and grille  and a list of smart features for the 2013 Mustang, signal renewed life popular pony car before the redesigned 2014 50th Anniversary Mustang goes on sale. This is not the first time…

1967 LeMans Winning GT40 in Ford Booth at SEMA Show

Sitting in Ford’s 2011 SEMA booth, might be one of the most important Ford of all times, but that won’t stop most SEMA Show attendees from walking right by it. Sitting on a container high above the show floor, is the red #1 1967 Ford GT40 Mark IV, but with all the glitz and booth babes most show, most attendees have their eyes a little lower than iconic Ford. As a result  most don’t even notice the Le Mans winner amid the sea of latest…

Barn Find 1967 Shelby Mustang GT500 in Death Valley

You are just a likely to find a vintage Mustang hidden away in an Amish barn as your are to find one on Death Valley, California. That is why we were surprised when a Massachusetts man ran across this “barn find” Shelby in one of the least likely places on earth, the Mojave Desert. The blistering sun, lower humidity, and desert winds splintered the paint and bleached the interior, but kept rust at bay. The doors were reportedly half filled with silt and sand, but after 25 years since it…