2014 Ford Mustang GT

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The 2014 Ford Mustang is a 4-passenger, rear-wheel-drive coupe or convertible designed for looks and performance. The Mustang definitely reflects its pony car heritage. This eye-catching fast car is offered in V6, GT, and Shelby GT500 model series. The MSRP of the 2014 Ford Mustang GT ranges from $22,510 – $40,310. The Mustang Shelby GT 500 is equipped with, what Ford says, ‘the most powerful production V-8 engine in the world’, 5.0-liter V-8 engine producing 420 horsepower at 6,500 RPM and 390 lb.-ft. of torque at 4,250 RPM.  For maximum output,.Premium fuel is required with this engine. The top speed of Shelby GT500  exceeds 200 MPH, according to Ford, and the Shelby GT500 is filled with styling adjustments to increase downforce and also suspension, drivetrain,  steering, and braking modifications. The fast car accelerates from 0-60 MPH in 4.8 seconds.

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The 2014 Ford Mustang GT’s styling is also modified, with power-dome hood with functional heat extractors, a different grille, front splitter, ‘5.0L’ fender badges, rear spoiler, and bigger 18-inch aluminum wheels in a distinct design. Notable features include: Available engines:are the 305-HP, 3.7-liter V-6 (regular gas) and 420-HP, 5.0-liter V-8 (premium). Transmissions: 6-speed manual w/OD and automatic transmission with manual-shift capability, V-6 or V-8 engine, 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual.  Suspension/Handling features include: alloy wheels, speed-sensing steering, and front wheel independent suspension. Fuel economy city: 15mpg, Fuel economy highway: 29mpg.

Ford has equipped the 2014 Mustang with a standard MyKey system. MyKey enables the owner to program a number of safety-related vehicle settings, including restricted maximum stereo volume,  seat belt warnings, a limited vehicle top-speed,  and more. As well, the fast car is equipped with Sync wireless connectivity. In crash-test evaluations, the 2014 Mustang Coupe receives a 4-star out of 5 stars overall rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

“The 2014 Ford Mustang delivers some of the best performance-car bang for the buck, all with a level of sophistication that’s surprising given the brash sound and classic looks.” —- Bengt Halvorson, The Car Connection

2011 Ford Mustang GT

Starting at $30,495, the 2011 Ford Mustang GT comes in two models – the Coupe and Convertible. It holds a 5.0-liter V8 that uses advanced technology to deliver 412 horsepower @ 6,500 rpm, 390 lb.- torque @ 4,250 rpm. The coupe models of the 2011 Ford Mustang come with a six-speed automatic transmission. The fuel economy for the convertible is 17 mpg city/26 mpg highway and for the coupe, 18 mpg city/25 mpg highway. The 2011 Ford Mustang GT’s top speed is electronically limited to 155 mph and it can accelerate from 0-60 mph in 4.3 seconds.

New features in the 2011 Ford Mustang include: improved driveability, tractability, and fuel economy, as well as deep-sump oil pan that allows 10,000-mile oil change intervals, specially designed tubular exhaust headers, option for the Brembo brake package with 14-inch vented front discs, standard message center, new fender badges and engine cover, and new speedometer and tachometer. Electric Power Assist Steering has made an impressive contribution to Mustang GT driving dynamics with faster steering response, and increased exertion at highway speeds and reduced exertion needed in low-speed parking maneuver. Standard AdvanceTrac® Electronic Stability Control, which complements the all-speed traction control and standard Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), helps keep the car under control in all driving conditions. Additional standard safety equipment includes the Personal Safety System™ which features dual-stage driver and front passenger air bags, seat belt pretensioners and Belt-Minder®.

The exterior sheet metal keeps to the 2010 redesign, with new headlamps, lower fascias, fenders, and grille capped by a powerdome hood that adds to the muscular appearance while allowing for enhanced air cooling of the engine. Improvements in body stiffness contribute to the coupe and convertible’s driving performance and provides the benefit of accident protection. Mustang uses high-strength steel in its body structure and ultra-high-strength steel in the door intrusion beams for additional side-impact protection. The front bumper and nose area are slated to receive aerodynamic refinements and a revised and taller rear spoiler. There is also the continuing tradition of the of the retro 1970 style headlight and gills. The 2011 Ford Mustang is the best Mustang produced from a long line of Ford Mustangs.

2011 Ford Mustang GT 5.0L unveiling at 2010 Detroit Auto Show

Ford Motor Company announced that it will unveil its new 2011 Ford Mustang GT at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show. The 2011 Ford Mustang GT will be powered by a 412-HP 5.0L V8 engine. The new 5.0L V-8 engine produces 390 ft/lbs of torque because of its dual overhead cam (DOHC) and four-valve per cylinder design. The peak horsepower of this hot sports car is attained at 6,500 rpm.

All New Ford Mustang
All New Ford Mustang

The engine’s internal components consist of a forged steel full counterweight crankshaft as well as four bolt main bearings with increased performance connecting rods and pistons. The new aluminum heads will feature twin independent variable camshaft timing (Ti-VCT) that adjusts the valve-train in milliseconds.

It will also feature tuned exhaust headers which permits the engine to breathe easier. As well, the 2011 Mustang GT will be available with either a six speed automatic (6R80), or a six speed manual (MT82) transmission. It is expected that powerful roadster will accelerate from 0-60 mph in under 5 seconds. With the six-speed manual transmission, the fuel economy range of the 2011 GT is 18 mpg city and 30 mpg highway.

Ford Mustang GT
Ford Mustang GT

Constructed of aluminum, the 2011 Ford Mustang GT 5.0L is a lightweight super fast car. As well, it will come with standard new instruments such as a speedometer that reads up to 160 mph and a tachometer that reads to 8,000 rpm.

New technological features include: MyKey™ programmable vehicle key, universal garage door opener, message center, new electric power assist steering (EPAS) system which gets rid of the drag of an engine-operated hydraulic power steering pump. It also features a four person seating capacity bucket front seats, cloth upholstery, 6-way power driver seat, height adjustable driver seat, as well as aerodynamic enhancement that includes an added rear deck-lid seal,

modified underbody shields, new front fascia, taller air dam, and tire spats on the rear wheels. Exterior features include: variable intermittent wipers privacy glass, alloy 16 x 7.0 inch tire rims, a full size reduced steel spare tire wheel, and a power convertible roof glass rear window. Safety features include: child seat anchors, ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakes, and an anti-theft alarm system. Mustang lovers are going to be thrilled with the 2011 Ford Mustang GT 5.0L.

2010 Ford Mustang

At a MSRP price range of $20, 995 – $35, 995, the 2010 Ford Mustang is one hot fast car. The top speed of the 2010 Mustang is 151 mph. This popular muscle car can accelerate from 0 -60 mph in 5.3 sec. and 0 – 100mph in 12.3 sec. The 2010 Ford Mustang fuel economy is 15 mpg, city, and 22 – 23 mpg highway.

Inspired by the Bullitt program, the Ford Racing Mustang Challenge, and its special edition Mustangs, Ford has produced the sleek and stylish 2010 Ford Mustang. Included in the 2010 Mustang is a choice of the 4.0-liter V-6 engine which produces 210 horsepower and 240 pounds-feet of torque, and a 4.6-liter V-8 engine, which delivers 315 horsepower and 325 pounds-feet of torque. The increase in Horsepower is the result of the cold-air induction system created through Ford Racing Technology. Each mustang contains either a five-speed manual or five-speed automatic transmissions. A modified suspension was developed from the Mustang Bullit Special Edition and gives the muscle car an additional boost of power.

This 2 Door or 4 Seat Coupe and convertible consist of a steel body and aluminum hood. The creases are finer and more distinct, and the shape and style of the classic 1967 Mustang. The overall look of this sizzling fast car shouts innovation, style, and flair.

A few highlighted features of the 2010 Ford Mustang include: standard ABS brakes, standard traction control, standard stability control, air conditioning, power windows, power door locks, leather and power seats, airbags, navigation system, CD player, and more.

“Rolling around in 2010 Mustangs for a week has shown the new car to be a considerable improvement in fit, finish and interior build quality. In fact, it has the effect of making the entire car feel more cohesive. The previous-generation Mustang was enjoyable to drive, but I felt let down by its somewhat crude interior. No longer!” — Shaun Bailey, Road and Track

2008 Saleen S302E Mustang

 

Known as the “Extreme,” The 2008 Saleen S302E Mustang is a powerful high performance sports car. At a cost of about $ 79,995, this 2-door coupe is an acclaimed and popular Mustang.

With an engine that is an Aluminum V8 with Saleen Heads, Forged Crankshaft, Forged Crank, Forged Pistons, Performance Cams, and a 6-speed manual transmission and Max-grip rear differential, the Saleen S302E delivers 620hp and accelerates from 0 to 60 mph in less than 4 seconds. As well, this commanding production car travels a quarter mile in just under 12 seconds.

The distinctive and well-built brake system is the result of 15-inch slotted rotors with six-piston calipers up front and 11.8-inch rotors with single-piston calipers at the rear, along with four-wheel ABS. The Extreme also features a Saleen Racecraft suspension and Watts Link system allowing drivers to maintain control as they round corners.

Designed to resemble the late 1960s Boss 302 Mustang, the Saleen S302E Mustang consists of front and rear fascias, rocker panels, spoiler, louvered rear window treatment, shaker hood and matte black graphics. The body is composed of unit steel with an aluminum hood. The interior consists of black leather with silver accent stitching on the door inserts, dash, and center console.

“The folks at Saleen Automotive seem to be in tune with today’s extremities and have taken every taste, smell, sound and feeling of extreme and combined it all to build the most extreme Mustang to ever prowl the streets of America.” moddedmustangs.com.

2008 Saleen S302E Mustang
2008 Saleen S302E Mustang