Nice Price Or Crack Pipe: 99-Mile 1986 SVO Mustang For $33,900?

You say 13 grand is too much to pay for a '74 Corolla? So be it! But we know you like low-mileage Fords, so today we've got a super-rare Mustang with a double-digit odo reading! » 12/19/08 8:00am 12/19/08 8:00am

Canadians Start 28,000-Mile Voyage In Veggie-Fueled Van, Attempt World …

A pair of Canadian environmentalists have embarked on a four-month journey to break the Guinness World Record for "longest journey by a car using alternative fuel" by traveling 45,000 km (27,961 miles) across North America in a Japanese-import Mitsubishi Delica 4x4 van converted to run on waste vegetable oil (WVO/SVO)… » 12/01/08 2:30pm 12/01/08 2:30pm

Ford To Bring Mustang SVO Badge Back For 2010 With 300 HP Eco-Boosted…

We've now heard from a second source that Ford is readying a return to the 2010 Ford Mustang of a badge familiar to malaise-era muscle car fan-boys — the Mustang SVO. Just like the original limited edition mid-eighties Mustang was all about merging power performance with fuel efficiency — we're hearing similar… » 7/03/08 8:00am 7/03/08 8:00am

Brown Gold! Canadians to Turn Diapers Into Diesel

You might want to hold off on veg-ifying your Mercedes 300TD wagon, as the new source of waste-based energy may be coming from your kid's day care. Engineers at a company called AMEC are working to use a process called pyrolysis to break down dirty diapers into a cheap synthetic diesel fuel that would cost only 50… » 11/19/07 11:30am 11/19/07 11:30am

The Late, Lamented Mustang SVO: Ford Attempts Formula SUPER POTENTIAL!

What was the coolest of the Fox-body Mustangs? Without a doubt, it's the SVO. Obviously threatened by the birth of the Mitsubishi Starion, Ford decided to take the fabulous Mitsubishi on using its own formula: slightly-over-two-litre turbocharged I4, sport tuned suspension Space Shuttle-look exterior components, etc.… » 2/21/07 1:45pm 2/21/07 1:45pm