2013 Boss 302 Mustang: Gotta Have It Green First Photos

The Detroit Auto Show doesn't open for the press until Sunday but our own Ray Wert managed to pry himself away from his busy schedule of eating Greek salads at Leo's Coney Island to snag these first photos of the Mustang Boss 302 in its new "Gotta Have It Green" paint job. Sometimes it is easy being green. » 1/06/12 12:20pm 1/06/12 12:20pm

2013 Boss 302SX: Why are people still driving M3s?

Even while Ford unveiled something that goes very fast in a straight line, the 2013 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet, it was quietly showing something new that goes around corners too. MustangsDaily reports that this 2013 Boss 302SX is a halfway house between the Boss race car and a Boss road car, developing more power, fitted… » 12/06/11 12:30pm 12/06/11 12:30pm

California is why you can't get the Boss Mustang TracKey

Ford's Trackey setup for the Mustang Boss 302 promised to unlock the pony car's racing side with special software engaged by a separate key. Yet nearly a year after being announced, Trackey still isn't for sale, thanks to bickering between Ford and California environmental regulators. » 9/22/11 3:30pm 9/22/11 3:30pm

Mustang Boss 302S with VIN 001 crashes on the track

Ford says it will build only 50 copies of the Mustang Boss 302S, a track-only demon that we've called the greatest track-day Mustang ever. The very first copy off the assembly line met the walls — and hopefully not its end — at the Mid-Ohio track last weekend. UPDATED! » 8/09/11 12:00pm 8/09/11 12:00pm

How Ford builds the greatest track day Mustang ever

Today I toured Ford's Flat Rock Mustang assembly plant to check out the special assembly line set up for the BOSS 302S Mustang, the new man-of-the-track version of the Boss 302, a car we called "the best Mustang ever." God, do we love manufacturing porn. » 6/03/11 12:30pm 6/03/11 12:30pm

The not-as-rare Boss 302 Mustang's inaugural spinout

When we last checked in with Shane McGlaun, he had swapped the first 2012 Mustang Boss 302 for a less-collectable number. Now Boss #333 has been given its inaugural spin around the autocross course. » 5/23/11 1:00pm 5/23/11 1:00pm

Ford drops the Boss 302 in a box

Ford Racing just announced the Boss 302 crate engine is now available as a boxed engine. Now wrenchers can finally install the 444 horsepower 5.0-liter V8 from the Boss 302 Mustang into their own project cars. But will they want to? » 4/29/11 2:00pm 4/29/11 2:00pm

How I bought the first 2012 Boss 302 Mustang

Writer Shane McGlaun never expected his decision to buy a 2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302 to turn into the story of a guy winning a lottery, for better and worse. — Ed. » 4/22/11 12:30pm 4/22/11 12:30pm

Mustang enthusiast unknowingly buys Boss 302 #0001

Shane McGlaun knew he wanted a new Mustang Boss 302 so he ordered one up as soon as they were available. He even paid $1,800 over sticker, against his better judgment. His reward was 2012 Boss 302 #0001. Lucky. » 4/19/11 1:15pm 4/19/11 1:15pm

Ford fan mimics Dodge's man obsession with Boss 302 ad

Remember the man-centric Dodge Charger ad? A blue oval acolyte's taken the audio and dubbed it over video of the new Boss 302. It seems to work better here. » 2/28/11 9:30am 2/28/11 9:30am

How To Blow Up A Big-Block V8

It's easy to toss around horsepower figures; It's quite another to conceive of how much power is actually behind such figures. Like when this massive V8 blows up with the force of 850 ponies. » 12/28/10 4:30pm 12/28/10 4:30pm

Ford GS Boss 5.0 315 Ute: Grass Growing Increasingly Greener Down Under

Australia's Ford Performance Vehicles has chucked the Ford Falcon GS Ute's 5.4-liter V8 for the Mustang's 5.0-liter V8 plus a 1.9-liter supercharger to create the Ford GS Boss 5.0 315 Ute. 428-hp, 402 lb-ft of torque, all forbidden fruit. [Pickuptrucks] » 9/01/10 1:15pm 9/01/10 1:15pm

First Mustang Boss 302 Live Photos From Woodward Dream Cruise

The Mustang Boss 302 and Boss 302 Laguna Seca are the latest track-time toys in Ford's lineup and they've showed up to play at the Woodward Dream Cruise. Check out that rear-seat-delete option on the Laguna Seca. Sexy. » 8/20/10 1:00pm 8/20/10 1:00pm

Ford Mustang Boss 302: The Boss Really Is Back

Ford's unveiled a fully-upgraded 2012 Mustang Boss 302 with a revised-intake 5.0-liter V8 delivering 440 horsepower and 380 lb-ft of torque, upgraded clutch, brakes, adjustable suspension, bitchin' side pipes and race-inspired interior. Very boss, indeed. » 8/13/10 11:01am 8/13/10 11:01am

Who's The Boss, Mustang?

Tony Danza has nothing on Alan Moffat's 1969 Ford Mustang Boss 302, seen here at the 2009 Goodwood Festival of Speed. (Hey, there was a Ford Mustang Boss 302 announcement today? Strange coincidence. - Ed.) Photo Credit: Jarod Carruthers. » 8/13/10 9:00am 8/13/10 9:00am

Hennessey Builds 605 HP Twin-Turbo Ford F-150 Raptor

The Ford F-150 SVT Raptor 6.2 gives Dearborn's purpose-built off-roader an extra dose of power. Hennessey's 600-hp, twin-turbocharged version of the 6.2 gives it an Olympic-sized swimming pool full of testosterone. » 6/22/10 4:15pm 6/22/10 4:15pm

Welcome To The Thunder: This Is Your Hump-Day Trans-Am

Wednesdays suck. 1960s American muscle does not suck. Road racing does not suck. YouTube also does not suck. Can you see where we're going with this? In-car video of a 7500-rpm AMC Javelin and loud noises below. Eat me, Wednesday. » 2/03/10 3:30pm 2/03/10 3:30pm

Ford Mustang Boss 302R: The Boss Is Back For $129,000!

Forty years ago Parnelli Jones won Trans Am with a black-striped yellow Mustang. To celebrate, Ford's offering fifty copies of the fully race-prepared 2011 Ford Mustang Boss 302R, complete with a race-spec 5.0-liter V8. » 12/28/09 12:00am 12/28/09 12:00am

EXCLUSIVE: We Told You This Engine's The Boss

Remember the 6.2-liter V8 we showed you earlier today? Ford may not be marketing this engine as the Boss, but trust us, it's a Boss engine. Here's the mother of all Easter Eggs to prove it. » 11/12/09 5:15pm 11/12/09 5:15pm