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Shelby Announces a Barrage of “new” Ford Mustangs

2010 Shelby GT500 Super Snake Ford Mustang

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for this past week, you’re well aware of the onslaught of Ford Mustang packages recently announced by Shelby Automobiles.  Several packages to upgrade the first generation S197 (2005 through 2009) Mustangs and announcement of the 2010 Shelby GT500 Super Snake (pictured above) were detailed to the public just a few days ago.  All of the new Shelby packages can be applied to the Mustang GT, Shelby GT, and the Shelby GT500 pony cars currently in ownership circulation.  Ready for the laundry list of Shelby applications?  Brace yourselves; this might be just a bit much.  There is almost a half-dozen new Ford Mustang combinations based upon Mustangs people already own.  C’mon, Shelby…a twist on the old adage (you can get too much of a good thing) might come to fruition here and end up with a dreaded backfire.  Commercialism and marketing of something artistic and unique is a good thing…until it becomes overly common. Continue Reading →

American Muscle 2009 Ford Mustang Giveaway

2009 Ford Mustang burnout

The folks at AmericanMuscle have teamed up with a (local) Philadelphia radio station to give away a brand new 2009 Ford Mustang to a lucky winner. There’s a catch, however. The “Live in it to Win It” promotional contest will challenge selected contestants to be the “Survivor” and last longer than the competition. Sounds simple, right? Four people are going to spend every moment with three others in the Mustang until but one remains. We aren’t too sure about this one, but we know this: the love of the Ford Mustang is a powerful thing and people will go to great lengths to be the owner of one. Good luck, guys and gals–you’re going to need it! Continue Reading →

Lee Iacocca Crafts his own “45th” Ford Mustang

2009 1/2 Lee Iococca 45th Anniversary Edition Ford Mustang

For all the aftermarket flavors of the Ford Mustang, we feel this one is well-deserved. The proud papa of the Legendary pony car known as the Ford Mustang, Lee Iacocca, recently conjured up one to be his very own: the 2009 1/2 Iacocca 45th Anniversary Edition Ford Mustang. Designed by Michael Leone and constructed by the Gaffoglio Family Metalcrafters, this massaged Mustang features smoothed lines on the front and sides, and features a sloped roof that stretches all the way back to the end of the car. Inside, the car is well treated to what would otherwise be considered a designer or luxury treatment. Diamond Design stitched leather seats, a branded “I” leather steering wheel, Iacocca sill plates, and much more make this Mustang a real one-off gem. Continue Reading →

Hot CDC Specials at the Mid-America Ford Shelby Meet

CDC Ford Mustang convertible

Classic Design Concepts (CDC) has got some great news for Ford Mustang fans attending the Mid-America Ford Shelby Meet this year in Tulsa. The meet runs from June 24th – 28th and CDC will be in attendance to make sure Mustang fans get some great deals and technical advice. CDC will be loading up the trailers with their most popular 1994-2010 Ford Mustang accessories AND they will have skilled technicians on-site to complete professional installations while you wait! This “CDC Pit Stop” will be set up for this on Saturday and Sunday (6/27 & 6/28) in the parking lot of the host hotel for the event – the Tulsa Marriott Southern Hills. There’s lots to choose from for purchase and installation at the show, so keep reading to find out more of what’s in store for Mustang enthusiasts by CDC! Continue Reading →

NewTakeOff Releases 2010 Ford Mustang GT OE wheels

NewTakeOff 2010 Ford Mustang GT wheels

Recently, we’ve shown a lot of great ways to exercise the 2010 Ford Mustang wheel and tire package in fine style.  Vaughn Gittin and ROUSH have shown some fantastic displays of some tire-thrashing goodness.  If you haven’t had the chance to swing by your local Ford dealership and pick up a new 2010 Mustang, you now have the chance to get your hands on something straight from the parts closet. has just released their all new 2010 Mustang GT 18″ spoked wheel and tire package.  These wheel sets, adorned with Pirelli 235/50ZR18 Pzero Nero tires, are a guaranteed fit for 2005 through 2010 Mustangs and add a great touch of flair.  Keep reading to get the full scoop in the official press release from NewTakeOff.

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American Muscle BBQ contest

American Muscle BBQ contest

The Ford Mustang. Racing. Good friends. Grilling out. This short list is quite possibly the ultimate focus of the typical blue-blooded Mustang fan. After all, who doesn’t enjoy a cruise with in a Mustang ending at a park where the charcoal is ablaze? If you don’t…we aren’t sure what to do with you! For those of us that do enjoy a good outdoor cooking session, there is a little more in store this summer. The crew at has a barbecue contest set up this year for serious meat-fiends to take part in. They are collecting everyone’s favorite recipes and will have a professional chef prepare the food for consumption by a team of local judges. The winner of the BBQ recipe contest gets a prize pack worth just north of $300 for his or her fine culinary contribution. Keep reading to get the skinny on the contest and how to participate! Continue Reading →

Chip Foose builds a 2010 Ford Mustang to give away

2010 Foose Mustang giveaway

Two aftermarket performance legends, Chip Foose & Magnaflow Performance Exhaust, have teamed up to produce a “Foosified” 2010 Ford Mustang GT, which was recently featured on an episode of SpikeTV’s MuscleCar.  This modified Mustang features an Edelbrock supercharger setup, a Roush body kit, Magnaflow exhaust, Foose wheels, Pirelli tires, Baer brakes, Eibach springs, Bilstein shocks, and a paint scheme a la Chip Foose.  Sound good?  It gets better!  They are going to give the car away to some lucky fan this October.  Head over to where you can submit an entry to win this Foose Mustang once per week.  Keep reading to get a closer look at this aftermarket Mustang masterpiece. Continue Reading →

R2C releases 2005-2008 Mustang 4.0 MaxxFlow CAI

S197 Ford Mustang Maxxflow Cold Air Intake

The team at R2C has taken the wraps off a new Ford Mustang air intake system with an effective, patented Square Tube Technology, set to boost the throttle response in the 4.0-liter V6 Mustang.  The kit is designed to fit model years 2005 through 2008 and features an oil-free air filter element and looks good while bringing in the fresh air underhood.  Dyno gains have been posted at 9rwhp on a regular fuel tune, so there’s a pretty good bang for the buck in this kit for the Mustang coupe crowd!  Keep reading for the part details in the Press Release. Continue Reading →

Latest Ford Mustang Offerings from CDC: Lightbar, Hood Struts

CDC offerings for the 2010 Ford Mustang

The weather is getting nicer and many parades & car shows have already kicked off the cruising season.  It’s a very good thing we can shake off the wintertime cold and warm up, because Classic Design Concepts (CDC) has a couple of hot tricks to show Ford Mustang fans.  One is a stylish new light bar for the 2001 Ford Mustang convertible and the other is a set of quality-crafted hood struts for both the coupe and ‘vert Mustang.  CDC has struck the market quickly in the 2010 Mustang arena, and their long-standing commitment to fitment and finish is evident with these two new products.  Check out more in the Press Release and the larger images we have in store for you.

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Roush Lowers ROUSHcharger Tag, Announces 2010 Mustang Body Parts

ROUSHCharger - Ford Mustang (S197)

The folks at ROUSH Performance never seem to quit when it comes to keeping the Ford Mustang afermarket on its toes.  Their powerful lineup of quality-engineered products continues to set trends and blast enthusiast expectations away.  So how does it get any better from here?  Reduce the purchase price!  With improved manufacturing efficiencies and increased demand for the ROUSHcharger, the team has lowered the price of the base M90 supercharger to $4,999–a $936 reduction right off the sticker.  In addition to this cost-cut on the ROUSHcharger, ROUSH has also announced the inventory for the new 2010 Ford Mustang body kit parts is now available to acquire.  New Mustang owners can choose from such appliqué as the front fascia, front and side splitters, rear valance, three-piece rear spoiler and quarter window louvers.  Check out the official Press Release from Roush for more details on these great new offerings. Continue Reading →