With the introduction of the Bronco II in 1984, Ford's mini-pickup was no longer the Lone Ranger. Today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe 5.0-powered Bronco II could be a great off-roading companion, but will its price render it forever alone?
The experts in pony car animal husbandry knew their talents would not go to waste when Ford revived the 5.0-liter V8 dubbed Coyote. Here's one of their first crossbreeds, a swap into a Fox-body Mustang. Call it the Foxyote.
Want to retrofit an iPad in place of your Mustang's stock Sync-ified infotainment console? You'll need to relocate Sync to the ceiling, but with some basic carpentry skills the install is surprisingly easy.
The new Hawaii Five-0 (or Hawaii 5-0 if you're so inclined) debuts tonight on CBS in the 10/9-central spot. There will be Mustangs and Mercurys and Alex O'Loughlin dodging a car crash — a useful skill in tourist-filled Hawaii.
You've seen the car, now CBS has released a real trailer — instead of the behind-the-scenes-one we saw two weeks ago — for their re-imagining of Hawaii Five-O. Good news: the theme music's the same. Also, so's the name. Excellent.
CBS just gave the green light to 5-0, a reboot of classic island cop show Hawaii Five-0 written by the team behind the recent Star Trek revival. Better news? Jack Lord's actual '74 Mercury Marquis is making an appearance.
For the last year, every Mustang review has essentially read, "an involving, exciting sports car, but it's slower than the Camaro." In the muscle market, it's power, not handling, which sells. Luckily, the 2011 Ford Mustang fixes that. Moar power!