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Interview: Ken Block

Head Hoonigan

SVTP speaks with Ken Block about rallycross and his new Focus RS RX

By Steve Turner

If you enjoyed our inside look at the Ford Performance/Hoonigan Racing Division racing effort last week, we thought you might like to hear more from the head Hoonigan himself. As one of the few members of the media embedded with the team at the FIA World Rallycross Championship event at Gran Prix de Trois Rivieres circuit in Quebec, Canada, we had the opportunity to sit down with Ken Block and ask a few questions.
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Video: US Focus RS Owner Interview

Waving the Flag

A US Focus RS owner shares his thoughts on Ford’s hottest hatch

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

From the moment we learned the Focus RS would arrive on US shores, we’ve been excited for the hot hatch to usher in a new era of Ford Performance in the US. Once we rode in one, the experience confirmed this car was definitely something special. And, now, for those lucky enough to have ordered one, the dream is becoming a reality.
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Video: Supercharged Shelby GT350 Ride

Twin-Screw Voodoo

Riding shotgun in the first Whipple-boosted 2016 Shelby GT350

By Steve Turner

A push of the red button and the Voodoo 5.2 comes alive. The exhaust burbles and rumbles through fully opened mufflers. It’s not until we pull away with some more generous application of the throttle that the true nature of Lethal Performance’s latest project reveals itself. Yes, this is a 2016 Shelby GT350, but as its free-flowing pipes expel the burnt E85 there is just a hint of something else under the hood—a 2.9-liter Whipple supercharger.
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News: Dave Pericak Interview

Winning Quarterback

The former 2015 Mustang Chief Engineer reflects on a new documentary

By Steve Turner
Photos by Steve Turner and courtesy of White Horse Pictures

If you are an ardent follower of the Mustang, there’s no doubt you know the legend of the 2015 Mustang. The creation of the 50th Anniversary pony car was eagerly anticipated and thoroughly covered, but until now you only knew part of the story. Thanks to a new documentary, titled A Faster Horse, you will get an inside look at the development of the all-new Mustang.
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Video: Ford Performance Interview

Race to Perform

Ford Performance’s Dave Pericak and Jamie Allison talk to Autoline

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

For the first time since the announcement that Ford Performance would bring the likes of Ford Racing, Ford SVT, and Team RS under one umbrella, both Director of Ford Performance, Dave Pericak, and Director of Ford Racing, Jamie Allison, sat down for an interview together last night. It took place on the weekly web show, Autoline After Hours.
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