Archive for 'Performance'
Posted on 31. Oct, 2012 by Matt.
We all know the current Cobra Jet Mustang is already really fast. However, Ford Racing just upped the ante by unveiling a new Cobra Jet concept at SEMA that is EVEN FASTER! Both the current Cobra Jet Mustang and the concept share the Mustang’s 5.0L Coyote V8, but that’s where the similarities end. The current [...]
Posted on 10. Jul, 2012 by Matt.
After a few more changes for Gotta Have It Street, it was time to see how these performance upgrades would translate on the dyno! If you recall, when we hit the dyno last month, Gotta Have It Street measured in at 349 horsepower and 313 ft./lb. of torque. Last week, we took Gotta Have It [...]
Posted on 13. Jun, 2012 by Matt.
With only a few changes, Gotta Have It Street’s latest run on the dyno shows a big improvement! A few weeks ago, we mentioned that we added a 93 octane tune to Gotta Have It Street right before our last visit to Cecil County Dragway, which netted us 0.4 of a second and 3 mph [...]
Posted on 16. May, 2012 by Matt.
A few weeks ago, we saw Gotta Have It Race run a 12.08 in the 1/4 mile. This week, it was time to hit the dyno to see how much power Gotta Have It Race is really putting out! On Monday, the CJ’s team and Gotta Have It Race visited our friends at In Tune [...]
Posted on 04. May, 2012 by Matt.
We made it less than one week before we started making a few modifications to Gotta Have It Race. Of course, we did have to get ready for the track this weekend. On Wednesday, several CJ’s team members got down to work installing four parts for Gotta Have It Race’s big unveiling at the track [...]
Posted on 27. Apr, 2012 by Matt.
With the first Shelby 1000 now being built at Shelby’s facility in Las Vegas, this week’s video seemed like a great opportunity to preview the most powerful production 2012 Mustang available. The Shelby 1000, which was unveiled just a few weeks ago at the New York Auto Show, starts as a stock 2012 GT500 Mustang. [...]
Posted on 20. Apr, 2012 by Matt.
For this week’s video, we thought we’d share two very cool Mustangs that have both received big power with superchargers from Vortech and Paxton, two of the best known names in the business! The first Mustang in the video is the Tjin Edition/UTI 2012 Ford Mustang GT Convertible 5.0. It’s had a Paxton Supercharging System [...]
Posted on 04. Nov, 2011 by Matt.
If you’re a long time Mustang enthusiast, you’ve probably heard the name Kenny Brown, or heard about some of the great customized Mustangs he’s created. Well, at SEMA this past week, Brown launched the latest and greatest of his Mustang packages with the Gen-IV GT-4 BiTurbo Mustang, which he calls the “Mango Tango!” This car [...]
Posted on 28. Oct, 2011 by Matt.
Just a year after showing off their 1966 Mustang race car and the 1970 Mustang “Dragon,” the Ring Brothers are back at SEMA this year with their 1965 Mustang, the “Producer.” This car features a custom body kit and BASF paint, along with numerous Ring Brothers billet accessories, like hood pins, door handles and taillight [...]