|FORD DONATED 'OLE YELLER' MUSTANG RAISES $295,000 TO SUPPORT EAA YOUTH EDUCATION AND AVIATION|
|◾Ford 'Ole Yeller' Mustang bred from Shelby GT350® – the most track-ready and road-legal Mustang ever produced -- sold at charity auction July 28 at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin
◾Donation and sale benefits EAA's youth education programs, including Young Eagles: Ford auction vehicles have collectively raised more than $3 million in recent years to support Young Eagles and youth education programs
◾Ford 'Ole Yeller' Mustang pays homage to the famous North American P-51D Mustang and Bob H...[Read more...]|
|2004 Ford GT Pre-Production Prototype an Early Feature at Russo and Steele Monterey!|
|2004 Ford GT Pre-Production Prototype an Early Feature at Russo and Steele's 16th Annual Monterey Collector Automobile Auction Event!
Scottsdale, Arizona (June 29th, 2016) – Launched in 2002 to celebrate Ford Motor Company's upcoming centennial, the Ford GT concept car was inspired by the all-conquering GT40s that conclusively beat Ferrari at Le Mans in 1966 and dominated there through 1969. While echoing the GT40's layout and iconic design cues, the new Ford GT utilized modern, ...[Read more...]|
|JOE MCMURREY COLLECTION TO HEADLINE DANA MECUM'S 29TH ORIGINAL SPRING CLASSIC|
|Rare Shelby 427 Cobra Roadster, GT350s and more head to Indianapolis, May 17-21
Walworth, Wis. – April 7, 2016 – An impressive array of 17 prized and desirable vehicles from the collection of noted Shelby aficionado Joe McMurrey of Longview, Texas, will headline Dana Mecum's 29th annual Original Spring Classic auction to be held May 17-21 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis. The entire Shelby-themed assemblage will cross the auction block on Friday, May 20.
Among the...[Read more...]|
|FLAT ROCK ASSEMBLY PLANT CELEBRATES PRODUCING ONE-MILLIONTH FORD MUSTANG AS YEAR 50 BEGINS|
|• Nine years after Ford Mustang production moved to Flat Rock, Mich., Flat Rock Assembly Plant celebrates producing one million of these iconic sports cars|
• Raj Nair, Ford group vice president for product development, commemorates the occasion by riding off the line in a Ruby Red 2014 Mustang convertible accompanied by a senior plant employee
• Ford celebrates 49 years of continuous Mustang production with more than 8.5 million of America's favorite sports cars produced
|Carroll Shelby, Ford Family for More Than Half a Century|
|Carroll Shelby was a member of the Ford family for the better part of 60 years, producing stunning performance vehicles from concepts to production models.
He once said his energy and passion for performance products were always strongest when he was working with Ford.
Shelby most recently collaborated with the company on the 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang, the most powerful production V8 in the world. Working with SVT engineers at Sebring and the Arizona Proving Grounds, at times he drov...[Read more...]|