Tag Archives: Las Vegas

News: 2016 SEMA Show Mustangs

SEMA Stampede

The Sin City excitement builds as Ford teases its SEMA Mustang show cars

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

Each year in November the automotive aftermarket industry takes over Las Vegas, Nevada, to show off its new wares. Nearly every booth at the show features a stunning display vehicles and Ford supports a number of those. Today the company teased its SEMA Show entries and there are several familiar names on the list. Continue reading

News: Ford F-150 at SEMA 2016

Desert Haulers

Ford is set to show off a quartet of hopped-up pickups at The SEMA Show

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

Get ready for the excitement to start building. I less than a month automotive aftermarket will converge on Las Vegas to show off its wares for the coming year. The display vehicles built to show off these products are a major part of The SEMA Show experience. Over the years, the original equipment manufacturers became involved as a way to showcase their vehicles as a basis for these modifications and Ford is a major part of this.
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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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News: SEMA 2015 New Products

Parts Preview

Check out some of the hottest new Ford performance parts in Vegas

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of the Specialty Equipment Market Association

If modifying cars is your thing, Las Vegas is the only place to be this week. The entire automotive aftermarket world converged on Sin City to show off its wares at The SEMA Show, where the F-150, Focus and Mustang won the coveted Hottest Car Awards in their respective categories. Aside from all the glitz and glamour of show vehicles, one of the most important parts of the show is the debut of the new products that we will all lust over in the coming year.
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News: Private Drift Sweepstakes

Private Slide

Win a trip to the SEMA show and a ride in Vaughn Gittin Jr.’s drift Mustang

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company and O’Reilly Auto Parts

If you are into cars, we know you want to make it to The SEMA Show one day. Likewise, even if you’ve never considered it, riding shotgun with Vaughn Gittin Jr. in his Mustang RTR drifter is the kind of experience you won’t soon forget. We’ve done it, and we can assure you will walk away marveling at his car control with a giant grin on your face.
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