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  1. News
    Love you Mustang but wish it made just a littlemore power? Of course you do. Good news! Ford Performance is now offering a $1,275 kit to get you an extra 19 hp and 18 lb-ft of torque to Mustang GTs.  The kit includes a cold air intake, upgraded throttle bodies, adapters, and software a...
  2. Classic Talk
    Although the identity of the Bullitt Mustang’s buyer at the recent Mecum Auction in Kissimmee is still unknown, the former owner has revealed that, in accordance with Steve McQueen’s wishes, it will not be restored. The Bullitt Mustang is the “hero” car from the movie Bullitt and was purchased...
  3. Classic Talk
    The 1968 Mustang GT used in Bullitt sold for $3.74 million at this weekend’s Mecum Kissimmee auction. That’s the most anyone has ever paid for a Mustang, according to the auction house. The car, thought lost for many years, came back into the public eye early in 2018 . Although there were two...
  4. Classic Talk
    Often cited to as "the movie with the greatest Hollywood Car Chase of All Time," Steve McQueen’s Bullitt set an unbelievably high watermark for movie cars--one that’s been nearly impossible to top since. Think about it, while many automakers have embraced a starring car with a special edition...
  5. Classic Talk
    Early last year, Ford and the car's owner brought back the Bullitt. The actual 1968 Ford Mustang that Steve McQueen drove in the film. Thought to have been lost to time, it was actually sitting in a garage in Tennessee. When the owner revealed the car, he said there were no plans to sell...
  6. News
    Ford is raffling off a 2019 Bullitt Mustang to support the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, but not just any Bullitt. The one-of-one Bullitt will be painted in Kona Blue and will feature unique grey wheels. The blue will follow inside, where instead of green stitching, the JDRF Bullitt’s...
  7. Classic Talk
    As a fan of cars, most of the movies I had ever seen from the late ’60s and early ‘70s, were automotive in nature. I think that’s why the first time I saw “Jaws” I was so bowled over by how good it was. I know it’s not a shock to you that one of the most highly regarded movies ever is great, but...
  8. News
    Ford’s bringing the Mustangs out at Woodward this weekend. As a sponsor of the annual cruise, Ford will have the first ever Mustang, the 10 millionth Mustang, the original Bullitt, the Eagle Squadron Special Edition, a brand new production vehicle that they refuse to say more about, and more...
  9. News
    For the last 20-odd years, there has been no more reliable special edition Mustang than the Bullitt. Low effort, high reward. Every automaker’s dream. But talking to members of the team that made the latest edition, the 2019 Bullitt, it’s clear that this is anything but a cash grab. And driving...
  10. News
    Ford made massive waves when they revealed one of the lost original Bullitt Mustangs alongside the 50th-anniversary model earlier this year. But what ever happened to the other Bullitt? The one that was actually lost and not hidden in storage all that time. The second one was the stunt car, so...
  11. News
    Ford is headed to the Goodwood Festival of Speed next month with both barrels loaded. That's a brace of Bullitts headed to the event, old and new. The automaker is sending the original 1968 Ford Mustang GT driven by Steve McQueen and used in Bullitt to the event. The car was lost - hidden in a...
  12. News
    If you want a chance to check out the real Bullitt Mustang in person, the recently re-discovered 1968 Ford Mustang Fastback that was used in the movie, just head down to The Mall. That's The Mall, as in the National Mall in Washington, D.C. The Bullitt car will be on display there until April...
  13. News
    Update: since first publishing this piece, we received more photos of the car and have inserted them in the gallery above. The Mustang Bullitt , being based on the movie car of same name, always comes in dark green. This time around, though, Ford promised us a Shadow Black paint color as...
  14. News
    Ford has sold the very first 2019 Mustang Bullitt, and it brought big money for charity. The Bullitt was shown for the first time just last week at the Detroit auto show. Last weekend, the very first car went on the block at Barrett-Jackson's Scottsdale auction. When the gavel sounded, the...
  15. News
    Celebrating 50 years of cinema excellence, Ford just introduced the 2019 Mustang Bullitt in Detroit.  Throwing back to the iconic San Francisco chase scene featuring Steve McQueen's Highland Green 968 Mustang GT, the new version recreates the look with subtle chrome accents, new interior...
  16. 4.6L Tech
    Flowmaster Part #817312 Application: 1999 to 2004 Ford Mustang GT, MACH1 and Bullitt(not Cobra), with a 4.6L SOHC engine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4zf0kd47ZRs&list=UU0SbU_Szg5f5HebNeWY00fw For the person who is looking for a complete Cat-back dual exhaust system with an aggressive...
  17. 2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    As you can see by the picture the numbers on the shift ball in my Bullitt mustang have rubbed off. They appear to have been engraved in rather than printed on the ball. [B]My question is how can I restore this to factory condition?[B] Can it be done? I have looked at buying a replacement, but it...
  18. 2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    I have a 2008 Bullitt, bone stock with 11k miles. Also any suggestions for an exhaust for my car? I'm not really looking to get a tune any time soon, and I would like for it to stay emissions legal in CA.
  19. 2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    Bit of an odd question, but I recently saw a 2008 Bullitt GT for sale online at one of my local ford dealerships. It's one of about 1500 black 08 bullitts made, not sure how many of those made it into canada where i am, but i'm sure its no more than a few hundred. The dealer has it listed for...
  20. 2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    I installed the K&N replacement air filter on my 2008 Bullitt yesterday. I was averaging 18 miles to the gallon before the swap. Right after the swap I reset the numbers (I do this once a month). I logged in 100 miles on the new filter and average at 13.5-14 if I drive normally without too much...
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