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News: Mustang Week 2017 Dates

Big Moves

Start planning your 2017 vacation because Mustang Week has new dates

By Steve Turner

Since its inception Mustang Week has been held at the apex of the summer in the July heat, but coming in 2017 there are some big changes on the horizon for one of the premier Mustang events in the country. Not only will it be held later in the year next year, but the main events will also move to a larger facility.

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Event: Mustang Week 2016, Day 4

Take Your Choice

A diverse group of events spread Mustang Week out on Thursday

By Steve Turner

As Mustang Week reaches its midpoint, the options are many. Many people choose to relax or get their cars ready for the big Friday show, but there were numerous event options too. From the SVTOA breakfast in the morning to a second day of autocrossing and fun runs at the Speedway, you could easily find something to enjoy.
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Event: Mustang Week 2016, Day 3

Smokin’ Hot

The autocross, burnout contest, and speedway fun runs drew big crowds

By Steve Turner

While the massive Meet ’N Greet kicked off the official events in style, Mustang Week really hit its stride yesterday at Myrtle Beach Speedway. Attendees and vendors filled the circle track to take advantage of some fast driving in a safe and legal environment capped off by some copious displays of tire smoke during the SVTPerformance burnout contest. Continue reading

Event: Mustang Week 2016, Day 2

Change of Scenery

The Meet ’N Greet kicked things off with a massive turnout at a new spot

By Steve Turner

Friday’s car show might be the event of the week, but we have to confess that we look forward to the Meet ’N Greet cruise-in with the same type of anticipation. This official kick-off gives attendees a feel for the scope and excitement that the week hold for them and it has grown in size every year. So much so that the Mustang Week team finally had to relocate it to a larger facility—the Myrtle Beach Convention Center—this year.
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Event: 2016 Carlisle Ford Nationals

Gathering of Fords

Over 3,200 Ford vehicles filled the Carlisle fairgrounds for the annual show

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Carlisle Events

In the last 15 years Carlisle Events has welcomed fans of all things Ford to the fairgrounds in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, for the Ford Nationals. In that time attendance swelled from 1,700 cars to over 3,200 cars at this year’s event held last weekend. It’s safe to say that Ford’s popularity continues to grow and this event is a fitting celebration of that appreciation.
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