Hennessey Will Build A 717 HP Ford Mustang For The Price Of A Hellcat

We live in a golden age of accessible and insanely overpowered muscle cars. There's the Corvette Z06 making 650 HP, and of course there's the 707 HP SRT Hellcat. But what about those poor bastards who made childhood promises to only drive Fords? Who's thinking of them? John Hennesey is, with his 717 HP Mustang. » 10/01/14 10:00am 10/01/14 10:00am

Watch These Dealership Employees Thrash Some Dude's Mustang

As gearheads we all have that recurring fear when we hand our keys over to someone else. That fear that they will not respect our beloved chariot and may return it in less than ideal condition. For this Mustang owner who took his car in for service, that nightmare came true. » 8/02/14 10:05am 8/02/14 10:05am

The 2015 Ford Mustang Might Have Just Gained A Whole Fat Guy In Weight

We know how much the 2015 Ford Mustang will cost, but we're still not exactly sure how much power it has. Ford will only say that the V8-powered GT will have "more than 420 horsepower." Let's hope it's a lot more, because we just heard that the Horse just gained around 200 to 300 pounds. » 5/31/14 1:35pm 5/31/14 1:35pm

I put an EcoBoost four-cylinder into a Fox body Mustang

Seriously. After two years of cursing, the EcoBoost 2.0-liter four-cylinder from a 2013 Focus ST is sitting in the engine bay of an '89 Mustang. It all has to come back out, of course, but it's in there. Some steps are bigger than others. Check out the latest build installment for the full skinny. » 4/30/14 4:07pm 4/30/14 4:07pm

What 650 Miles With Ford's Top Designer Taught Me About Tomorrow's Cars

On day two of my classic Mustang road trip with Ford Motor Co.'s top two designers, Moray Callum and I were concerning ourselves with the future. Not just the future of cars, cities, and design; but our own imminent futures. Because we were driving a half-century-old car, with antiquated brakes, insufficient tires,… » 4/23/14 4:50pm 4/23/14 4:50pm

Driving the Past, For the Future of Car Design

This week the Ford Mustang, perhaps America's most culturally influential car, turned 50. Ford Motor Company celebrated the anniversary with commemorative models and publicity stunts, but the company's top two designers had the most fitting tribute: A Michigan-to-NYC road trip in two classic Mustangs. I rode along… » 4/18/14 4:30pm 4/18/14 4:30pm

I Took My 25-Year Old, Stock Mustang to a Track Day

I recently bought an ex-CHP, 1988 Mustang Notchback on Craigslist. Why? Because they are awesome and I wanted a project. I got a good deal, and the car is very clean, with a brand new Ford Racing 302 crate engine under the hood. The rest of the car is stock. I mean, really, really stock. Before I spend a ton of money… » 3/04/14 12:52pm 3/04/14 12:52pm

The Learning Car

For automobile enthusiasts and especially those bitten by the mod bug, there is always a defining automobile. The one that you took your time with and really set out a plan for. You may have had cool cars before, or it may have been your first car. If you had previous vehicles, they may have been alright, but somehow,… » 12/10/13 2:08pm 12/10/13 2:08pm