Tag Archives: Team Lethal

Tech: 2016 Focus RS Spring Install

Like it’s Hot

Lethal Performance drops its hot hatch with Eibach’s Pro-Kit springs

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Lethal Performance

Ford Performance engineers sharpen all aspects a vehicle to make it perform better than its base counterparts. For enthusiasts, this higher level of performance is just a better jumping off point. That is definitely the case with Lethal Performance, which is known to jump headfirst into modding a new project, whether it is a Focus ST or a Shelby GT350.
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Tech: 2013 Mustang Blower Upgrade

Betty Boost

Lethal Performance enhances Project Betty White with a TVS supercharger

By Christy High

There’s a certain feeling you get when you install a new part (or parts) on your car and you drive it for the first time. It’s a mix of nervousness (there’s always that pesky leftover bolt or two…) and excitement (the butt-dyno readings are the best!). Sometimes it’s a new cold air intake and your car gets a little pep in its step. Sometimes it’s a new cat-back and your car gets a much louder roar, but sometimes it’s a badass Stage 2 TVS supercharger kit. Or at least it was in my case.

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News: 2016 Focus RS Dealer Drift

Special Delivery

Billy Johnson puts Lethal Performance’s RS in Drift Mode on the dealer lot

By Steve Turner

Regular readers know the last time Lethal Performance picked up a new project vehicle at Weikert Ford in Lake Wales, Florida, that the company did so in smoking style. So, when Team Lethal got word that its 2016 Focus RS was on the way, the company hatched a plan to give the car’s infamous Drift Mode a test right there on the dealer lot.
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Tech: Shelby GT350 Exhaust Install

GT350 Growl

Lethal Performance upgrades its Shelby with a Magnaflow cat-back & more

By Steve Turner
Photos by Steve Turner and courtesy of Magnaflow

Born with an dual-mode exhaust from the factory, the Shelby GT350 is already one of the best sounding Mustangs ever built. That’s especially true of the R-model, which doesn’t wear resonators before the mufflers like the standard Shelby does. But it could always sound better, right?
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Tech: Shelby GT350 Supercharger

Powerful Magic

Lethal Performance boosts its GT350’s Voodoo 5.2-liter with a Whipple

By Steve Turner
Photos by Steve Turner and courtesy of Lethal Performance

After we got over the initial excitement of learning about the Voodoo 5.2-liter engine, there was one evil thought that came to mind. What would it be like with boost? Fortunately we know people who think the same way. When the crew at Lethal Performance acquires a new Mustang project, it’s a fait accompli that the car will eventually receive a Whipple supercharger and for the Lethal Shelby GT350 that time has arrived. Continue reading