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A fifty year look at Mustang horsepower ratings

While The 2015 Mustang is powerful, Mustangs from the 70s, 80s, and 90s were anything but. Ford’s Mustang is a global icon, and in many minds, the Mustang is synonymous…

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Second round of Ron Pratte Collection at Barrett-Jackson mixed

Saturday night at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale hosted the meat of the Ron Pratte Collection of top dollar cars he bought at the very same event during the economic boom. These were…

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The car that wasn’t: 2000 Mustang SVT Cobra

In 1999 Ford introduced what was to be a stunning and exciting new chapter in the SVT Cobra Mustang. The “new edge” Cobra not only brought with it an independent…

The Fox Body Mustang

What the Fox Body Mustang was and was not

When the 1979 Mustang “Fox Body” was being designed, it’s frightening to look at some of the design concepts that didn’t make it. Remember this car was penned during the…

Tribute GT-500 Cobra built for Carroll Shelby

Friends of Carroll Shelby, Ford Motor Company, Shelby American, Ford Racing and many others have built a special one-of-a-kind 2013 Shelby GT500 Cobra to pay tribute to the late car…

Prize Alert: Win A Shelby 50th Anniversary Cobra!

The Carroll Shelby Foundation is offering fans a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to win a 50th anniversary Shelby Cobra. Throughout 2012, which marks the golden anniversary of the Shelby Cobra and Shelby…

Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2012: Sunday’s Cars On The Block

2012 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Event Coverage Index Today is the final day at the 2012 Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction is prime time. Today’s catalog of Ford and Mustang cars has some…

2012 Barrett-Jackson Ford Muscle & Mustang Preview

2012 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Event Coverage Index Each year we spend all week out at the Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction covering it from every angle. We inspect each and every relevant…

California Top Car Theft State

Some things never change. In the latest listing of top locations for car theft by the National Insurance Crime Bureau, California retains eight out of the top ten slots. With…