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There's no word on any high-po Fusion or Edge coming down the SVT pike, but the not-dead Ford division β€” according to its boss, Hau "Mr. Serious" Thai-Tang β€” has a new, three-pronged strategy for the way forward: 1) It'll build race-inspired performance vehicles like the now-erstwhile GT (we like the sound of this, not at all surprisingly); 2) It'll offer performance models like the Mustang Shelby Cobra GT500 and a pickup to be named later, and 3) It'll expand its footprint in appearance packages (remember the "Bullitt" Mustang?) β€” that won't necessarily sport SVT branding β€” and aftermarket accessories, which may or may not include a whale tail for the Focus.

SVT's Renewed Focus [internal]

Is Ford Working on SVT Edge, Fusion? [internal]