News: Ford GT to Le Mans

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Four on the Floor All four Ford GTs will race at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in June By Steve Turner Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company Today in Paris, France, it was announced that Ford would be allowed to field its US-based Ford GT racers alongside their European counterparts to make for a four-car team […]

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Four on the Floor

All four Ford GTs will race at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in June

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

Today in Paris, France, it was announced that Ford would be allowed to field its US-based Ford GT racers alongside their European counterparts to make for a four-car team in the GTE Pro Class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Continue reading

Tech: GT350 vs. Cobra Jet Intake Test

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Shelby Jet How the Cobra Jet intake compares with the factory intake on a GT350 By Steve Turner We recently found out that the intake manifold atop the GT350’s Voodoo 5.2-liter engine is a great upgrade for the Coyote 5.0-liter in the Mustang GT. The intake seems to gain horsepower on the smaller engine without giving […]

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Shelby Jet

How the Cobra Jet intake compares with the factory intake on a GT350

By Steve Turner

We recently found out that the intake manifold atop the GT350’s Voodoo 5.2-liter engine is a great upgrade for the Coyote 5.0-liter in the Mustang GT. The intake seems to gain horsepower on the smaller engine without giving up any torque. That got our wheels spinning. How might Ford Performance Parts’ racy Cobra Jet intake perform atop the rev-happy Shelby’s engine? Fortunately VMP Performance owns a new GT350 and has the wherewithal to facilitate such a test.
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Feature: 1,165HP Turbo Coyote F-150

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Four-Digit F-150 JPC Racing constructs an insane, 9-second 5.0-liter F-150 pickup truck By Steve Turner Photos courtesy of JPC Racing We spent a lot of time covering Coyote-powered Mustangs performing incredible feats of speed, quickness and horsepower. These modern 5.0-liter masterpieces are clearly performance marvels, especially when modified by a team of experts. However, these […]

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Four-Digit F-150

JPC Racing constructs an insane, 9-second 5.0-liter F-150 pickup truck

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of JPC Racing

We spent a lot of time covering Coyote-powered Mustangs performing incredible feats of speed, quickness and horsepower. These modern 5.0-liter masterpieces are clearly performance marvels, especially when modified by a team of experts. However, these engines aren’t just found in Mustangs. In fact, they are also the V-8 option in Ford’s popular pickup, the F-150.
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News: 2017 Raptor Desert Racer

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Raptor Racing The F-150 Raptor to race in the Best in the Desert’s new factory stock class By Steve Turner Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company Ford Performance is ready to prove the capabilities of its latest off-road-centric performance truck in the most grueling of environments. The company will campaign a lightly modified version of the […]

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Raptor Racing

The F-150 Raptor to race in the Best in the Desert’s new factory stock class

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

Ford Performance is ready to prove the capabilities of its latest off-road-centric performance truck in the most grueling of environments. The company will campaign a lightly modified version of the production pickup in the 2016 Best in the Desert off-road racing series’ new factory stock class.
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Feature: Trans Am 2015 Mustang

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Street Racer Steve Kent Jr. converted his S550 street car into a potent Trans Am racer By Steve Turner Trans Am racing and the Ford Mustang have a long and storied history. From the days of Parnelli Jones winning races in a 1970 Boss 302 to Tommy Kendall’s dominant 1997 season, the Blue Oval Pony […]

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Street Racer

Steve Kent Jr. converted his S550 street car into a potent Trans Am racer

By Steve Turner

Trans Am racing and the Ford Mustang have a long and storied history. From the days of Parnelli Jones winning races in a 1970 Boss 302 to Tommy Kendall’s dominant 1997 season, the Blue Oval Pony car prospered in the ranks of this racing series. Since the latest Mustangs were created with better handling in mind, it only seems natural that these cars would end up racing in Trans Am.
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