Tag Archives: SVTP

Event: Mustang Week 2014, Day 1

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SVTP greets the Mustang Week early birds with an informal pre-party

By Steve Turner
Photos by Steve Turner and StacyStangz

Here at SVTP we like to take things up a notch. You know how it is. Fast isn’t fast enough. Powerful isn’t powerful enough. That’s just the way it goes when you are addicted to Ford performance like we are. As such, we couldn’t just let an epic event like Mustang Week go off without a few enhancements.

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Caption Contest

Walk This Way

Make us laugh and you just might score an SVTP sticker

By Steve Turner

When you are photographing a drag race, there can be some occasional downtime. If a car breaks and leaves a trail of transmission fluid right down the center of the track the racing has to pause until the track is cleaned. You must have a safe surface.

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News: 2015 Mustang Ride Impressions

Shotgun Sally

After riding in the EcoBoost and GT versions of the S550, we can’t wait to drive them

By Steve Turner and Dale Amy
Photos by Steve Turner and courtesy of Ford Motor Company

We hope you took the time to read our story on the S550 powertrain updates. If so, you know there is clearly more to the tale than just the raw numbers that tore around the Internet last week. Now, what we didn’t get to in that installment is that our representative at the intimate press event in Dearborn was also able to ride shotgun in both the EcoBoost Mustang and the Mustang GT.

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Tech: SVTP GT Appearance Mods

Mean Muggin’

Giving the SVTP GT a more aggressive visage with a selection of gear from AmericanMuscle.com

By Steve Turner

Photos by SID297 and StacyStangz

As much as we love the Mustang in its stock form, for anyone reading this site, the as-delivered Mustang is just a starting point. When it comes to personalizing vehicles, there are even stats that support the concept that the Mustang is the most modified vehicle. However, no matter what the vehicle, it is usually the exterior of a car that gets the most attention because it’s what we see first.

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Tech: 2015 Mustang Powertrain Updates

Power Improved

We dig deeper into the hardware behind the S550 performance specs

By Dale Amy

After months of anticipation, yesterday we finally got Ford’s official power figures for the 2015 Mustang lineup. As you now know, those numbers are:

5.0-liter V8: 435 hp & 400 lb-ft

3.7-liter V6: 300 hp & 280 lb-ft

Ecoboost 2.3-liter I4: 310 hp & 320 lb-ft

But there’s more to the story than mere numbers, so let’s have a quick look at some of the S550’s powertrain hardware and changes.

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