Event: Mustang Week 2015, Day 4

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Split Decision Thursday offers a choice between the Grand Strand and the drag strip By Steve Turner Photos by Steve Turner and Keith Keplinger After a busy early run of Mustang Week activities, Thursday presents an option for many people. The official activities start off with a cruise-in at the Hooters at Myrtle Beach Mall. […]

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Split Decision

Thursday offers a choice between the Grand Strand and the drag strip

By Steve Turner
Photos by Steve Turner and Keith Keplinger

After a busy early run of Mustang Week activities, Thursday presents an option for many people. The official activities start off with a cruise-in at the Hooters at Myrtle Beach Mall. This event is set up as the launching point for a drive out to Darlington Dragway for the official drag night event.
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Video: Ford GT Track Testing

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Supercar Shakedown Ford tested the forthcoming Ford GT race car before its big Le Mans reveal By Steve Turner Photos courtesy of Ford Performance Ford Performance engineers are working on a short timetable to get the Ford GT race ready for the world stage a Le Mans, so it’s no surprise that they did in […]

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Supercar Shakedown

Ford tested the forthcoming Ford GT race car before its big Le Mans reveal

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Performance

Ford Performance engineers are working on a short timetable to get the Ford GT race ready for the world stage a Le Mans, so it’s no surprise that they did in a little testing in advance of the big announcement at Le Mans. The only wonder is that no one saw it. Now that it’s official, the Blue Oval is sharing a bit of that testing in a new video.
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Event: 2015 SVTP Burnout Contest

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Controlled Burn SVTP’s annual Mustang Week burnout contest set a new standard By Steve Turner One of the most exciting events on the official Mustang Week schedule is the SVTPerformance.com Burnout Contest. Obviously we are a bit biased, but from the size of the crowds that watch each year and the volume of their reactions, […]

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Controlled Burn

SVTP’s annual Mustang Week burnout contest set a new standard

By Steve Turner

One of the most exciting events on the official Mustang Week schedule is the SVTPerformance.com Burnout Contest. Obviously we are a bit biased, but from the size of the crowds that watch each year and the volume of their reactions, we’d have to say that people enjoy this display of tire slaying.
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News: 2015 Shelby GT350R First Ride

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Shotgun in the Shelby After hot laps in the Shelby GT350R, we can say Carroll would be proud By Steve Turner Photos by Steve Turner and courtesy of Ford Motor Company Strapped into the Shelby GT350R for the first time, the anticipation is intense. Our drivers cycle through the driving modes with each lap, and […]

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Shotgun in the Shelby

After hot laps in the Shelby GT350R, we can say Carroll would be proud

By Steve Turner
Photos by Steve Turner and courtesy of Ford Motor Company

Strapped into the Shelby GT350R for the first time, the anticipation is intense. Our drivers cycle through the driving modes with each lap, and each lap gets quicker. The Hummingbird is flying around the 2-mile Grattan Raceway in Western Michigan and its numerous improvements are proving their worth. The suspension gobbles up the uneven surfaces, the power pushes us back into the seat, and the grip—oh the grip—is amazing.
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Event: Mustang Week 2015, Day 3

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Keeping Track Mustang Week heads to the speedway for autocross runs and track laps By Steve Turner The variety of events that make up Mustang Week are what take this event to a different level. Where else can you spend the morning at the beach, and then head to the racetrack from some shenanigans? After […]

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Keeping Track

Mustang Week heads to the speedway for autocross runs and track laps

By Steve Turner

The variety of events that make up Mustang Week are what take this event to a different level. Where else can you spend the morning at the beach, and then head to the racetrack from some shenanigans? After the casual kick-off at the Palace Theater, the Mustang Week festivities moved to the Myrtle Beach Speedway for autocross runs and fun run laps around the speedway oval.
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