New Superchargers For 2011 Ford Mustang 5.0

August 28, 2010 at 3:15 pm

Everything is great about the 2011 Ford Mustang GT 5.0 apart from its power output, which is only 412 hp. And it hurts more when you realize this magnificent 5.0 liter V8 engine has much more potential than this. Fortunately help is at hand! Ford Racing and ROUSH both have released new supercharger kits for the Mustang 5.0 which turn the power up significantly. The Roush’ package delivers 550 horsepower and 470 lb.-ft. of torque and costs $5,999, and that’s about it. But Ford Racing gives you more options. You can either get the basic plan which for $7,199 develops 525 SAE hp @ 6400 rpm and 470 SAE lb.-ft. @ 4200 rpm, or go for the $7,499.00 (black) and [...]

Ford Mustang Boss 302

August 13, 2010 at 7:08 pm

Ford officially revealed the new generation of Mustang Boss 302 and revived the brand after 42 years. The car is set for debut at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, and will go on sale in 2012. The car is based on the 2011 Mustang GT, but features upgraded engine, suspension, brakes, interior, exterior and technology. A Boss 302 Laguna Seca track model will also be available in limited numbers. 2010 Mustang Boss will get the same 5.0 liter V8 as in the GT, but it has different ECU setting and better air intake and exhausts. So it produces 440 hp and 380 pound-feet of torque. The top speed however is limited to 155 mph! The car gets track-inspired suspension upgrades as [...]

2011 Ford Mustang FIA GT3 Racer

April 16, 2010 at 7:02 pm

The new Ford Mustang is going to face its toughest challenge yet as Marc VDS and Multimatic are going to enter it into 2010 European FIA GT3. The ‘Stang will be competing with Porsches, Vipers, Jaguars, Aston Martins, Ferraris and Lamborghinis. Marc VDS racing, which will be also available to buy for private teams, is powered by a 560 hp 5.3 liter V8 engine. The car is obviously lightened for the job and weighs no more than 1350kg. But apart form everything, you have to say it’s one of the best looking GT cars on the grid this year! Further Readings: ROUSH 5XR Based On 2011 Mustang GT GeigerCars 2011 Ford Mustang GT

Ford reveals 2010 Mustang BOSS 302R

January 3, 2010 at 4:55 pm

Ford Racing has unveiled the new 2010 Mustang BOSS 302R based on the new production version of the car. The BOSS 302R will come in two different editions, but both will be getting the firm’s new 5.0 liter V8 which has made a lot of noise since its introduction! The regular edition of Mustang BOSS 302R which will compete in different racing series such as Grand-Am, SCCA and NASA, will cost you $79,000. But if you want it with Grand-Am Homologation Package which is a limited edition, that will set you back $129,000. The Grand-Am Homologation Package comes with a sealed high-output race engine with an upgraded cooling system, a close-ratio six-speed transmission with integral shifter, a seam-welded body, race [...]

2010 Steeda Q550 Streetfighter

December 6, 2009 at 7:44 pm

Steeda Autosports has revealed their new Q550 Strretfighter , based on the 2010 Ford Mustang. The car is set to be the ultimate pony for both everyday driving and racetrack fun! The Streetfighter features a 550hp supercharged engine which is upgraded by Steeda 11-13 psi belt drive kit, Steeda Tri-Ax Shifter, custom engine calibration and a Speed of Sound A-Pillar gauge cluster with Aeroforce gauges. Therefore it delivers amazing performance: 0-60mph in 4 seconds and quarter-mile in 11 seconds. Steeda Q550 also comes with an aerodynamic package including front fascia, rear spoiler, rear facia and Unique Steeda vented hood. It is also fitted with HRE Monoblock P40 wheels with brushed finish wrapped in Nitto NT05 High Performance tyres with dimensions [...]