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  1. News
    When California sinks into the sea, it’ll take a lot of the motoring history that’s tucked away in corners of the state with it. This particular piece of history, at least, survived the fires and found a home in Jay Leno’s Garage. Just a temporary one, though. The car is owned by a company...
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    There have been a few changes to the Mustang lineup this year, and not all of them have been welcomed warmly. But Ford says that the changes are for the better. Indeed, Ford told Ford Authority this week that the Mach 1 will be able to keep up with the mighty GT500 on short, handling-focused...
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    Ford announced that the GT350 will be going away at the end of the year, and that’s sad. But Ford thinks it’s going to be sad in a sort of, Shane walking away from the ranch and into the sunset kind of way, rather than in a stolen-from-us kind of way. The reason, according to Jim Owens, head of...
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    Shelby American is taking a crack at modifying the GT500 with the Signature Edition. Making more than 800 hp, the tuned version really goes the extra mile to deliver the goods. It all starts with a new pulley and coolers for the 5.2-liter predator V8 that helps it all churn out more than 800 hp...
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    The very first Shelby GT350R designed specifically for racing hit the auction block this weekend and went for $3.85 million. The Ken Miles Mustang broke the record for most expensive Mustang ever ($3.4 million), which you may remember was set this year by Steve McQueen’s Bullitt. The car was...
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    On-board videos of hot laps are a mixed bag, but sometimes the combination of car and track is just right. If you’ve been waiting to see the GT500 in action, we suspect this one will feel just right. Filmed by YouTube’s Speed Phenom, the video sees the Shelby at one of America’s great tracks...
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    What is, according to Ford, the most track-capable 5.0-liter Mustang ever produced has now arrived. The Mach 1 brings the nameplate that started in 1969 back with 480 hp at 7,000 RPM and 420 lb-ft of torque at 4,600 RPM. The power comes thanks to a handful of revised Shebly GT350 components...
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    As we first reported in April, Ford is planing to bring another special edition Mustang into the fold . Another historically charged name, it will be called the Mach 1. Now, the Director of Ford Icons, Dave Pericak, says that the Mach 1 will be the top-performing 5.0-liter Mustang. "Mach 1...
  9. Classic Talk
    Track days are unfortunately few and far between these days, but fortunately Ford has furnished us with a cockpit video of the GT350 lapping VIR. With all the talk about the GT500, is easy to forget how lovely the GT350 was. Making a healthy 526 hp and 429 lb-ft of torque, the car is a track...
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    Even if you didn’t know how much horsepower the GT500 made, you’d know it made a lot. And that was the point of the original sketch that Ford Exterior Designer Chris Stevens drew six years ago when the GT500 project was just kicking off. Speaking to Motor1 in an interview, Stevens said that...
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9NLylqnR4mU It's not his usual level of Hooptie, another broken four-figure high-power BMW or Mercedes, or an even more broken Rolls-Royce, but YouTuber Tyler Hoover of Hoovies Garage has just picked up a Ford Mustang Shelby GT350, one he says is the cheapest in...
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    It's the first-ever competition Shelby Mustang. The GT350R Competition model known as the Flying Mustang thanks to an iconic photo of Ken Miles behind the wheel of the car driving it to victory at its first race in 1965 with all four wheels in the air. The car, badged as 5R002 was used by...
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    Shelby American might be best known for its cars, but it turns out that the go-fast company is actually, like much of the rest of the market, building more fast trucks than fast cars. Company spokesman Jonathan Marsh told Autoblog about the figures. Though while the company doesn't release...
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    Last week, we reported that Craig Jackson--of Barrett-Jackson fame--bought the very first 2020 GT500 and painted it to match 1968 GT500 prototype. We also mentioned that Jackson would be buying another 2020 and painting it to match "Little Red." That 1967 prototype's restoration is now done and...
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    Stock, Ford's 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 will run the 1/4 mile in the 10-second range. But we all know that stock is never fast enough. So now here's a tuned one that has broken the 10-second barrier. Evolution Performance has modified the supercharged 5.2L V8 to make 945 hp to the rear wheels...
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    When the GT350 came out, the world loved it. Esoteric, old-timey words like flat, plane, and crank came back into vogue and the howling sound of a high-revving V8 reminded us that the Shelby name stands for track dominance. History had repeated itself (sort of) and if it was to repeat itself...
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    Late last year, Ford auctioned off the very first new GT500 for charity. With the sale went a choice of colors and the owner chose a good’un. Inspired by the first GT500 prototype, nicknamed the Green Hornet, the one-of-a-kind green was created by BASF and Penske, who added a Candy Apple Green...
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    Never one to miss out on a good special edition, Ford has just revealed a new Heritage Edition Package for the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT350 and GT350R. While Heritage Edition on Ford's GT has usually meant the orange and blue of Gulf Oil, for the Mustang this is strictly Shelby heritage. The...
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    Ford is planning on giving buyers of the all-new Mustang Shelby GT500 the skills to manage the car's massive performance though a Track Attack driving experience free to all owners. The GT500 boasts 760 hp from its supercharged V8, along with launch control, a limited-slip rear diff, and a...
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gbm6Aj6izmw It's been a year since Ford revealed the new Mustang Shelby GT500, and so we know how much power it makes, how quickly it accelerates, and we've even driven it. Heck, they're even on sale to the public. But Ford's been keeping one of the most...
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