Tag Archives: Special Vehicle Team

News: SVTP Takes Over SVTOA

Back on Track

SVTP takes the wheel of the Special Vehicle Team Owners Association

By SID297
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

Great news for Ford and SVT enthusiasts! After a yearlong effort, the SVTOA has worked out a way to keep the SVT brand front and center in the Ford enthusiast world—with the same name, logo and mission that thousands of members have come to know and love over the years. With SVTPerformance.com taking ownership control of the SVTOA franchise beginning May 1, 2016, the club is now positioned for growth so that it may become the largest SVT information resource on the planet!
Continue reading

News: Revology Coyote-Powered Classics

Past Blast

Revology Cars adds a modern 5.0-liter option to its neoclassic Mustang

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Performance and Revology Cars

If you are a longtime follower of the Ford’s Special Vehicle Team, you will no doubt remember the name Tom Scarpello. He was once the head of Ford SVT, so he knows a thing or two about building hot Mustangs. These days Tom is running the new company he founded, Revology Cars based in Winter Park, Florida. The company builds re-creations of classic Mustangs with modern powertrains, suspensions, and conveniences.
Continue reading

Event: NMRA SVT Shootout Preview

Special Vehicle Shootout

Get ready for the SVT event of the year at Maryland International Raceway

By Steve Turner
Photos by Stacy Stangz, Steve Turner, and courtesy of the NMRA

If you love Ford performance, you undoubtedly love the vehicles created by Ford’s vaunted Special Vehicle Team. It’s pretty clear that your friends here at SVTP love those cars and trucks. And, if you want to help us celebrate these vehicles, you have to take a trip to Maryland on the first weekend of May to attend the SVT event of the year, which just happens to be sponsored by your favorite web site!
Continue reading

News: SVTOA & SVTP Partnership

Allied Forces

SVTPerformance.com is now the online home for the Special Vehicle Team Owner’s Association

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

Are you amped about the future of Ford performance thanks to the announcement of the new Shelby GT350 Mustang? There is more reason to celebrate. Two of the premier resources for news, information and history on our beloved Blue Oval speed machines are joining forces to improve your ownership experience. That’s right, the Special Vehicle Team Owner’s Association (SVTOA) and SVTPerformance.com are now officially a team.
Continue reading

News: Shelby GT350

Flat-Out Fast

The Shelby GT350 returns with a 5.2-liter V-8, a flat-plane crank, and over 500 all-natural horsepower

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company and by Stacy Stangz

History will repeat itself again as Ford pulls back the covers on one of the most anticipated, most Internet-leaked Mustangs in history—the Shelby GT350. Based on the vaunted, new S550 platform the latest Shelby GT350 looks to carry the name proudly into the future thanks to the performance-oriented transformation orchestrated on the latest Mustang by Ford’s engineering team.
Continue reading