Tag Archives: 5.0
Posted on 24. Apr, 2013 by Matt.
After a long winter, spring has finally arrived and everyone on the Gotta Have Builds team was excited to finally be able to get Gotta Have It Race down to the track for some much needed quarter mile therapy. On Saturday, April 20, JLP Performance’s Ford Shootout became the first drag racing event of the year. [...]
Posted on 28. Nov, 2012 by Matt.
Despite the assertion that Gotta Have It Race was done for the year, Bill and the Gotta Have Builds team were determined to see if it had a little more in it and could hit the 11.20s, if everything could go just right. Bill and Steve headed to chilly Cecil County Dragway on Saturday morning, [...]
Posted on 27. Nov, 2012 by Matt.
The Roush Front Splitter for 2013 Mustangs adds race inspired styling and performance to any Mustang, making it the perfect addition for Gotta Have It Street! While Gotta Have It Street isn’t our race car, the reduced drag and increased downforce provided by the Roush Front Splitter, plus the style it offers, is a perfect [...]
Posted on 23. Nov, 2012 by Matt.
Give your 2013 Mustang a fresh front end look with a new Upper Grille from Roush! The Upper Grille from Roush adds a sleek styling element to your Mustang, much different from the honeycomb grille design that’s standard on the 2013 Mustang. The grille fits most 2013 trims, too, including the V6, GT, Boss 302 [...]
Posted on 16. Nov, 2012 by Matt.
One week ago, we posed the question “How Fast will Gotta Have It Race run at the ABM Nats?” and received a huge response from our followers on Facebook and Google Plus on what MPH Gotta Have It Race would hit during one of its last times out for the 2012 race season. Our last blog shared [...]
Posted on 15. Nov, 2012 by Matt.
Give your Mustang a fresh, new look with the 4″ Shorty Antenna from Scott Drake! While the 2010-2013 Mustang’s factory antenna works perfectly on your radio, Scott Drake offers a 4″ Shorty Antenna that looks much more stylish than the factory version for a very reasonable price with the exact same performance, giving you no [...]
Posted on 01. Nov, 2012 by Matt.
If your 2011-2013 Mustang is starting to hit the mid-11s on the drag strip, pay attention to this installation! The safety rules for NHRA require that any car that is running 11.49 or faster, or any car running slicks full time, have a drive shaft safety loop that will keep the drive shaft in the [...]
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 24. Oct, 2012 by Matt.
Congratulations to our own Bill Tumas, who, with Gotta Have It Race, is featured as the cover article in the December 2012 issue of Race Pages! Race Pages is the official magazine of the NMRA Keystone Automotive Ford Nationals series, which is the series that the entire Gotta Have Builds team ran in this summer. Bill [...]