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50th Anniversary Shelby Cobra now held by McQueen

There is not (or at least there better not be) a single Ford Mustang fanatic that doesn’t know who Steve McQueen is, let alone his amazing car chase scene in Bullitt.  This month, there’s another McQueen making a news bit here recently by landing himself an extremely rare 50th Anniversary Shelby Cobra.  Ronald McQueen was chosen as the 2012 Win-A-Shelby raffle winner by the (late) Carroll Shelby Foundation, and is now the lucky owner of one of Shelby American’s greatest tribute achievements.  These modern-day equivalent Cobras are fabricated with the same attention to detail and performance as they were in the 1960s, and Shelby himself was happy knowing this sweeps would result in not just someone driving one of his works of art…but taking it home has his or her own.

Keep reading to get the full story in the Press Release for more on this one!

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2013 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang HFB Special Edition giveaway


Interested in winning a free 2013 Shelby GT500 Ford Mustang?  Sure you are…if you aren’t, well then, you’re definitely on the wrong website.  Imagine an all-black, 800+ horsepower 2013 GT500 and being handed the keys–pretty picture, right?  That is what’s going to happen this week, when the HFB Special Edition Shelby GT500 is given away as part of SPEED’s coverage of the Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Event and Auction in Scottsdale this Tuesday (January 15th).

Entrance into this contest is detailed below, in the news bite, with the winner chosen on Sunday (Jan. 20).  Note also, there’s a day-by-day breakdown of the events going on at this incredible event.  If you end up “playing” the game, best of luck to you in winning this awesome 2013 GT500!

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StangNet’s ‘Ultimate Mustang Bookshelf’ giveaway

It’s that time of year, Ford Mustang fans–when the season of thanks AND giving are upon us all.  We’ve teamed up with some of our long-term partners in the Mustang realm in the past to bring you freebies and sweepstakes prizes throughout the years, and now, we’re here to let you in upon yet another!

So what does this next one entail?  One lucky sweeps winner, chosen at random from our facebook sweepstakes page entries, will get their very own “Ultimate Mustang Bookshelf” containing several featured Mustang and other muscle car titles from MotorBooks .  These books are high quality, feature detailed & colorful imagery, and are sure to make nearly any Mustang or classic car fan grin for glory.

What?  No one likes “real” books anymore?  Well, there can’t be anything wrong with getting nearly $300 (retail value) in books, for FREE, can there?!?!

Keep reading to get a breakdown of just what’s involved in this awesome literary giveaway!

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StangNet Empire Ford Mustang Car Cover Sweepstakes

OK, Ford Mustang fans…we are kicking off a new concept for the StangNet community.  As your powers of observation have informed you, we are setting one lucky winner up with a chance to win a quality car cover from Empire Covers.  This sweepstakes is via Facebook for a free car cover, and the winner gets a choice in style & color of a Mustang Car Cover for his or her ride.

Be sure to head over to our StangNet Fan Page on Facebook and enter for FREE!  Also, pay special mind that for every friend you refer and enter, you will get an additional sweepstakes entry as well.  Pretty cool, right?!  The lucky winner of this contest will be chosen at random at the end of November.  So, what are you waiting for–get to LIKING StangNet a bit more and tell all of your friends about this cool giveaway!

Ford Mustang giveaway coupled with 2013 Mustang customizer

We’ve shown you our tweaked out Ford Mustang customs before, and now the 2013 Mustang is the next pony car version to get pumped through the modification mill on Ford’s official Mustang customizer website.  Ford has now included some slick updates and site design tweaks to help make the user experience that much more robust and exciting.  And, to top it off, they are going to give away a Mustang V6, Mustang GT, Boss 302, or a Shelby GT500!

Nearly 1,000,000 people used the previous Ford Mustang customization site prior, and this one is set to continue the trend with a “battle mode”, Facebook badge & stats, and complete platform availability for Android devices, the iPad, and the iPhone.

Think you have what it takes to get top honors with your 2013 Mustang customization?  Let’s see what you’ve got!  Hit up the 2013 Mustang customizer site NOW!

Win a Vaughn Gittin Jr inspired 2013 Ford Mustang

Anyone game to put their name in the hat for a brand new Ford Mustang?  Better act quickly–this Falken Tire / Vaugh Gittin, Jr tweaked-out 2013 Mustang contest is fired up and ready to rock.  All you need to do is hit up the Ford Racing Facebook fanpage and fill out a quick form.  So what’s the point?  It’s having the chance to win a 2013 Ford Mustang trimmed with a load of Ford Racing parts and has been fully-customized by Formula Drift Drivers Vaughn Gittin, Jr and Justin Pawlak, carrying a reported value of $63,325…not bad at all!

So what’s the catch, you might ask?  Not much–just a lot of the standard stuff you might expect.  Age 18, legal resident of the USA, and you can’t be associated with Falken or Ford…that’s it!  One entry per person, per account, blah blah…and, it ends October 15th, 2012.

Be sure to hit up the Ford Racing Facebook page for the contest and throw your name in!

Brothers Performance East Car Show 10-8-11

Alright, Ford Mustang fans in the southeast, get your rears in gear  and get set for a weekend of fast cars and some serious fun.  Brothers Performance East is going to have a super Saturday of exhibition, dyno runs, and contests galore at their annual Deland, Florida car show.  The show itself is for all late-model Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger/Charger enthusiasts to talk smack enjoy.

Keep reading to get the full scoop from the Brothers Performance press release.

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Optima Batteries invites Ford Mustang owners to Text2Win

Optima Yellow Top in StangNet's Built to Cruise Ford Mustang

From now through September 30, 2011, Ford Mustang fans (and whomever else wants to join the foray) have a chance to join in on OPTIMA® Batteries’ new contest offering up a plethora of great prizes from brands such as Superwinch, Red Line Synthetic Oil, K&N Filters, and Holley.  All contestants have to do is enter the text-to-win code (or scan the QR code that is also provided) to get an instantaneous chance to win!  Curious as to how to play & what all is in store? Keep reading to get the rest of the details in the press release which follows.

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StangNet represented in another bout of The Forum Wars

After the last round of Royal Purple’s Forum Wars, we were once again excited to hear that StangNet was going head-to-head again with My350Z to see just what the Ford Mustang and Nissan coupe, along with the driver mod, had in store for some good ole track competition.  There’s always good fun to be had when you get some good smack-talk in, then get the chance to prove the check can be cashed on the race track.  The Forum Wars pits various Internet communities against each other to see just what car and driver combo comes out on top.

This time around, the racing results ended up with the 2011 Mustang GT … well, just watch the video footage and see for yourself!

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Ford Mustang V6 performance package dubbed “Mayhem”

2012 Mustang Mayhem V6

Back in late November 2010, we told you about the chance to name the new Ford Mustang V6 performance package for a promotional contest by Ford, on Facebook.  Well, the results of the contest are in and as you can already see, Mustang fans have selected the Mustang V6 Performance Package to be called the “Mayhem Mustang Package”.  Over 3,000 nameplates were submitted to the Facebook fan page, with the winner from North Carolina achieving the grand prize of a 3-year lease on a 2012 Mustang equipped with the Mayhem Mustang Package!

The package itself equips the already quite-capable 2012 Mustang V6 with a 3.31 performance rear axle, a Mustang GT-based suspension setup, Mustang GT braking, specifically styled 19-inch rims wrapped with Pirelli performance rubber, and much more.

Keep reading to see all the Mayhem Performance Package details in the official Ford Press Release!

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