Tag Archives: Gotta Have It Street
Posted on 27. Jul, 2012 by Matt.
The Gotta Have Builds team has been busy over the past few months modifying and racing Gotta Have It Race and Gotta Have It Street, but haven’t been to too many car shows or big Mustang events. Well, from July 16-22, that changed, as Rick and Tommy headed to Myrtle Beach to correct that at [...]
Posted on 25. Jul, 2012 by Matt.
Do you want your 2010-2013 Mustang to look a little like Vaughn Gittin, Jr.’s popular RTR Mustangs? You can add this RTR Rear Spoiler, like we just did to Gotta Have It Street! Last week, Gittin announced the 2013 version of his popular RTR Mustang, which adds a race-inspired look and better performance to new [...]
Posted on 12. Jul, 2012 by Matt.
Our main goal with Gotta Have It Street is to make it into a true street performance Mustang that can drive on the street, perform at the drag strip AND still handle great. We’ve been on the street and the drag strip, and this past weekend finally gave us a chance to test out how [...]
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 02. Jul, 2012 by Matt.
With the stock control arms providing lots of instability and erratic handling on the drag strip, we had to give Gotta Have It Race a lot more stability and performance for racing by using BMR’s Rear Lower Control Arms and Relocation Brackets! While the stock rear lower control arms may provide adequate performance on the [...]
Posted on 26. Jun, 2012 by Matt.
Right before our last NMRA event in Milan, MI, we decided to give Gotta Have It Street a suspension upgrade, which included a new Eibach kit and gave Gotta Have It Street more performance and an awesome new stance! Our Eibach Pro-Street-S Coil-Over Damper Kit not only gives us more precise turn-in response, improved handling, [...]
Posted on 20. Jun, 2012 by Andy.
Last month, the crew from CJ Pony Parts took Gotta Have It Race and Gotta Have It Street to the NMRA event at Maryland International Raceway and had such a great time, that we decided we wanted to do as many NMRA events as possible. The next event scheduled was on June 14 & 15 [...]
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 12. Jun, 2012 by Matt.
While we’ve made a few modifications to Gotta Have It Street already, this weekend’s installations gave it a whole new look–Gotta Have It Street has been lowered! After adding some great looking Ford Racing GT500 Performance Package Wheels a few weeks ago, we felt we really needed to lower Gotta Have It Street, one of [...]