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“Need For Speed” Ford Mustang to debut at Fundraiser

Back in mid-June, we told you about a Ford Mustang making an appearance in the Need For Speed movie, and this week, we’ve learned the very car that’s going to be in the movie will make an appearance at the “Get Your Heart Racing” Pit Party on September 13th.  The Pit Party gala will incorporate Mega 80s entertainment as well as a live auction and is to be held in Eastern Market’s Shed 3.

The following day will hold host to a day at the track right on Ford’s very own Proving Grounds in Dearborn…how cool is THAT? Professional drivers will be on-hand to provide plenty of tire-smoking rides, demonstrations, and the most motivated attendees will get to get behind the wheel of an assortment of Ford vehicles.

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Eleanor Ford Mustang fetches a cool $1M

Given the fact that “Gone in 60 Seconds” wasn’t exactly the most thrilling of story lines, we all know quite well the flick made up for most of its lacking allure with plenty of automobile eye candy.  Domestics, exotics, customs, chops, and more all adorned the silver screen for audiences to take in, but no car seemed to capture everyone’s attention like “Eleanor”, a highly-modified 1967 Shelby GT500.  And if you do not know of the care we speak, well then, you need to turn in your Mustang keys right now…

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Classic Ford Mustang to appear in CARS 2 movie

Unless you’ve avoided blockbuster movies and the myriad of children’s toys surrounding Pixar’s smash-hit, CARS, then you’re well-aware that June 24th will bring its sequel, CARS 2, to the silver screen.  What’s even cooler about the follow-up to the 2006 hit is we’ll get to see a lot of the old crew back, as well as many new faces grilles…including a classic 1964 1/2 Ford Mustang, personified by sports telecaster Brent Musburger.  And of course, Brent will fulfill the role Bob Costas held in the first go ’round.

Keep going to see a couple of fun video clips we’ve snagged off YouTube!

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