Tag Archives: Intercooler

Video: 2018 Shelby GT500 Spied

Sound & Fury

Here’s the first video of the forthcoming GT500 test mule in action

By Steve Turner
Photos by KGP Photography

Last week dedicated spy photographers captured out-of-captivity shots of a 2018 Shelby GT500 prototype roaming the streets of Dearborn, Michigan. With so much anticipation about what powertrain is lurking underneath this Ford Performance machine, the spies kept after it and finally captured video of the car in action for the world to analyze and theorize about what the sound of this car means.
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News: 2015+ Shelby GT350 ProCharger

Strong Magic

ProCharger readies supercharger systems for the Voodoo 5.2-liter

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company and ProCharger

For most people, 526 naturally aspirated horsepower from a 5.2-liter engine that revs past 8,000 rpm would be plenty. If you are reading this sentence, you probably aren’t most people. Those of us afflicted with a speed lust simply take the factory horsepower rating as a jumping-off point, which is what ProCharger is about to do with its new GT350 supercharger systems.
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News: EcoBoost Mustang Auction

Time to Fly

The turbocharged Lethal Performance project we followed is up for grabs

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Lethal Performance

Our adage when it comes to project cars is that they are never finished until you sell them. As long as you own one you will have plans to tweak this or add that. However, when you decide it’s time to move on the only way to close the door is to pass the torch on to someone else. That’s exactly what Lethal Performance is doing with its 2015 EcoBoost Mustang, which is now on the auction block to make room for some exciting new project cars.
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New Product: EcoBoost S550 Intercooler

Colossal ’Cooler

Wagner Tuning has a massive, new EcoBoost Mustang intercooler

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Wagner Tuning

If you’ve been around EcoBoost Mustangs, you know that they readily gain performance with the most basic of modifications. Free up airflow, flash a hotter tune, and you are suddenly making a lot more power and a lot more torque. However, as you keep pushing, the factory intercooler eventually becomes the weak link in the performance chain. Eventually, heat soak sets in and power is limited.
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News: 275HP Focus ST Upgrade

Power Packed

Ford Performance ramps up Focus ST performance with mountune gear

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Performance

If you have driven a Focus ST, you know these cars a blast. Packing 252 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque right off the dealer lot, these hot hatches make the most of EcoBoost performance. For enthusiasts, that’s just a starting point, and if you are looking for a comprehensive upgrade package for your ST, Ford Performance Racing Parts is touting just such a combo.
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