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Video: 8.71-Second 2015 Mustang

Great Eights

Melissa Urist is running deep in the eights with her Hellion-boosted S550

By Steve Turner

If you have been following the progression of Melissa Urist’s 2015 Mustang GT, you know this car has always been at the forefront of 2015 Mustang GT performance. This Hellion Power Systems machine came out of the gate with 949 horsepower, ramped up to 1,135 horsepower and eventually put down over 1,400 horsepower to the rear wheels. Then it became the first 2015 Mustang to run in the 8-second range with a stock independent rear suspension.
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Video: 1,416-Horsepower 2015 Mustang

Power Lift

Melissa Urist’s Hellion-boosted GT is the most powerful street S550 around

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Hellion Power Systems

Since the release of the 2015 Mustang, we have seen the aftermarket push the latest Mustangs and the Coyote engine platform to some impressive levels. One of the outfits continually pushing those boundaries is Hellion Power Systems.
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News: 8-second Street 2015 Mustang

Street Feat

Melissa Urist runs the first 8-second pass in an S550 with a stock PCM & IRS

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Hellion Power Systems

With every new vehicle platform there is a drive to set milestones. People look to enter the zeitgeist by staking a claim to a record. In the world of Ford performance being the first to eclipse a quarter-mile e.t. or setting a high watermark on the dyno with a new Mustang are the most coveted records to attain. Doing both is a sure way to make a mark.
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