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2015 Shelby GT: The Mustang on Steroids

2015 Shelby GT: The Mustang on Steroids Like the previous Shelby models, the new 2015 Shelby GT boosts performance by adding a supercharger. The base engine is the Mustang GT's 5.0-liter Coyote V8. It is not just about the straight-line performance. Mustang's new independent rear suspension will ensure that the car is planted. The 2015 Shelby GT will also get Wilwood front brakes, upgraded shocks, springs and sway bars, and a short-throw shifter. Shelby American claims that the Shelby GT is street-drivable.Read More

New Ford GT Taillights Theory

Ford GT's Taillights So, that new Ford GT, pretty awesome right? The new Ford GT has generated a lot of interest at the Detroit auto show. Sources say that the car will be hitting the track next year. It will be generating a lot of power and a lot of down force. However it will also be generating a lot of heat from boost. This leads me to the taillights.Read More

The New Ford GT is Here

The New Ford GT is Here If the ridiculous mob that formed around the car this morning is any indication, the new Ford GT is going to be one hell of a car. The successor to Ford's famed line of GT models will utilize a 3.5-liter twin-turbo V6 making over 600 horsepower. Even better news, they are planning for it to compete in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The car will go into production late next year for sale and it probably won't be cheap.Read More

Factory-Spec EcoBoost Reflashes from Ford

Factory-Spec EcoBoost Reflashes from Ford Buy a supercharger or cold-air kit from Ford Racing and a Performance Calibration handset will be included to update the ECU for the upgrade. Ford Racing is offering the ProCal handset for $595. This allows you to reflash the ECU on your EcoBoost-equipped ride to extract more of its capabilities without any additional upgrades. It gives you control of variables such as throttle response, idle speed, and turbo wastegate control, among others.Read More

Introducing the 2015 Hennessey VelociRaptor

2015 Hennessey VelociRaptor Sealy, Texas-For the past five years, Ford F-150 truck enthusiasts have had the special opportunity to own the SVT Raptor. With 411 hp and baja pre-runner capabilities, the Ford Raptor was one of the most capable 4x4's ever built. Sadly, Ford Raptor production has ended, leaving a void in the market for 2015. Read More