2011 Camaro SS Convertible vs. 2011 Mustang GT Convertible

2011 Ford Mustang GT races 2011 Chevy Camaro SS

With the new 2011 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible set to hit showrooms later this month Motor Trend put it through the paces to see stacks up against competition. The new Camaro SS lines up against the 2011 Mustang GT to see which pony car can shed its top the quickest in this 1/4 mile drag race. Continue reading

Jeep registers 1,000,000th Fan on Facebook

Jeep Wrangler Facebook

Jeep becomes the first automaker to have over 1,000,000 fans on Facebook. -But a few prestigious muscle car models have even more followers than the whole Jeep brand.

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Ford Motor Company opens its’ vault to offer more than 5000 images for license and sale.

1963 Cobra Daytona Coupe Assembly Shelby America

  • More than 5,000 images already available on site that launched in January, FordImages.com; target is for nearly 10,000 images to be available by 2012
  • Hundreds of images being added every week to site that is especially popular among car enthusiasts, dealers and just about anyone else with a connection to Ford
  • Millions of images in thousands of boxes ensure there will never be a shortage of new material available to the public
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National Automotive History Collection picks Camaro as the most Future Collectible Car of 2010

2011 Chevrolet Camaro

How many times have we wished we had wad of disposable cash back in the mid 1970’s to gobble of all the 1960’s muscle cars that found their way onto used car lots: HEMIs, Shelbys, Vettes, and Camaro’s that your dad’s buddies traded in for a Vega or Pinto and case of Bud.

Well, the National Automotive History Collection try to pick current year models that everyone well wish they had hung onto in 2035. This year’s crystal ball pegs the 2010 Chevrolet Camaro as the most Future Collectible Car of 2010. Continue reading

Cops: Man Sold Mustang He Was Hired To Fix

1993 Mustang GT Hatchback

NEW BRITAIN, CT – Police arrested a 28-year-old man who was hired to fix a 1993 Ford Mustang, but instead sold it to an unsuspecting buyer, police said. Continue reading

Consumer Reports: Ford Mustang V6 outperforms Chevrolet Camaro in V6 face-off

The Ford Mustang earned a Very Good road test score and outscored the Chevrolet Camaro which earned a Good score, in a face-off between V6 versions of the two vehicles in Consumer Reports’ October issue.

In last year’s CR face-off between V8 versions of these two iconic cars, the Mustang also outscored the Camaro, despite being an older design. Continue reading

Man Shoots 11-Year-Old with BB Gun for Leaning on His Mustang

Don't Touch My Muscle Car

11 year olds in Callaway, Maryland should think twice before leaning against someone’s  car. A preteen was shot with a BB Gun for leaning against his neighbor’s Ford Mustang. Continue reading

A Brief History of The Ford Mustang

2010 Shelby GT350 and 1965 Shelby GT350 Mustangs

Since its introduction on April 17, 1964 the Ford Mustang has sold over 9,000,000 units in the last 46 years to become the best selling sports / muscle / pony car in history. It still holds the record for most models sold in the initial year, and became the quickest car to one million units? So, how did the Mustang become the All American icon and perennial sales leader? Motor City has put together a pictorial of the History of The Mustang.

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The Boss is Back: 2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302

2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302

Sure, the 5.0L returned for the revamped 2011 Mustang GT, but the 412 horsepower only put the Pony even with the Camaro… not in front. Ford fans were happy enough with the Coyote 5.0L engine, but worried that the new motor would be over shadowed with Chevrolet planning to tune the 6.2L SS and offer a supercharged Z28 for 2012. But Ford stepped up to the plate and brought back the Boss for 2012: The all new 440 HP Mustang Boss 302.

Its been more than 40 years since a Mustang bore the Boss insignia. “Boss is a hallowed word around here, and we couldn’t put that name on a new Mustang until we were sure everything was in place to make this car a worthy successor,” explains Dave Pericak, Mustang chief engineer.. “We were either going to do it right or not do it at all – no one on the team was going to let Boss become a sticker and wheel package.” Continue reading

V-8 Pony Car Drag Race! 2011 Mustang GT vs 2010 Camaro SS vs 2010 Dodge Challenger SRT8

Mustang vs Camaro vs Challenger

Motor Trend TV puts three epic V8 Pony Car contenders to the test: the 2011 Ford Mustang GT, 2010 Chevrolet Camaro SS and 2010 Dodge Challenger SRT8. With more than 1200 heart stopping horsepower the trio dukes it out to see just who is the 1/4 mile king. Video After the jump! Continue reading