Jalopnik Reviews: 2007 Ford Mustang GT California Special, Part 3

Why you should buy this car: You like American cars — big, fast and sloppy at the limit. (If they weren't, what would Euro snobs have to brag about, soccer?) To your mind, dumping the clutch never died, it just faded away. You consider the Shaker 1000 stereo to be what the Infiniti G35's Studio on Wheels by Bose is… » 10/20/06 1:20pm 10/20/06 1:20pm

Jalopnik Reviews: 2007 Ford Mustang GT California Special, Part 2

Exterior Design: *****
You either love the new Mustang, or you're European. Actually, that's not fair. Most Euros I've talked to fall into the love camp (there's this one prick in Dublin...). So, you either love it, or you're blind. The California Special edition increases the hotness with a blacked out front air dam… » 10/19/06 2:02pm 10/19/06 2:02pm

Jalopnik Reviews: 2007 Ford Mustang GT California Special, Part 1

A while back, the three-headed Jalopnik asked readers which Mustang variants from the past they'd most like to see come back. I voted Mercury Cougar, but then almost immediately realized how wrong I was when I ran into a bright-green 1971 Mustang Mach 1 at the liquor store. Well, never mind the past; here's one from… » 10/18/06 1:34pm 10/18/06 1:34pm

Oh Look! A New Mustang California Special!

Back when we stomped around Benicia in our stompin' Chucks, we often saw a red California Special around that we always secretly coveted. And we always kinda wondered why Ford didn't bring the CS back. For 2007, they have. Accompanying the revived GT500 will be a stripe-and-fascia package called the GT/CS. So there… » 2/08/06 1:44pm 2/08/06 1:44pm