|2014 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet Prototype Sells For $200,000 At Barrett-Jackson|
|LAS VEGAS, October 3, 2013 – Last weekend at the Barrett-Jackson Auction Company's Las Vegas sale, the 2014 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet prototype fetched $200,000. Ford Motor Company auctioned it at no reserve with proceeds benefitting the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. The organization assists those living with this unpredictable and often disabling disease of the central nervous system.
After spirited bidding that electrified the auction block, an anonymous bidder purchased the Cob...[Read more...]|
|Ford To Auction Prototype Of The 2014 Mustang Cobra Jet For National Multiple Sclerosis Society At Barrett-Jackson|
|◾Ford is selling a one-of-a-kind prototype of the NHRA competition-ready 2014 Mustang Cobra Jet at Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas to benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society
◾The sale includes an once-in-a-lifetime Mustang experience. The winning bidder will become an honorary member of Team Mustang with full backstage passes to the Ford Product Development Center, Ford Design Studios and Ford Racing
◾Ford to also offer Ride-and-Drives and hot laps at Mandalay Bay Event Center featuring t...[Read more...]|
|MOPAR PREVIEWS 2015 DODGE CHALLENGER DRAG PAK TEST VEHICLE|
|Sneak Peak for Sportsman Racers and Fans at NHRA U.S. Nationals in Indianapolis
◾Sportsman racers get sneak peek at 2015 Mopar Challenger Drag Pak test vehicle at National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) U.S. Nationals event
◾First Drag Pak test vehicle previewed by Sportsman racers at Thursday evening Mopar Racers Reception with Mopar Legends and Ramchargers
◾Mopar Performance Parts and SRT Motorsports engineers to answer questions and get feedback from Sportsman racers and Mopar legends o...[Read more...]|
|MOPAR's Father And Son Team Working Towards A Memorable Father'S Day At Bristol|
|◾Mopar competes at 13th annual NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals, the tenth of 24 national events
◾Johnson has earned three consecutive No. 1 qualifier honors at Bristol Dragway, his home track, but a Pro Stock win has eluded him
◾In 2012, Johnson finished runner-up in the closest finish in NHRA history, decided by less than .0000-second
◾Johnson hoping to celebrate Father's Day with the gift of a win for his father
◾Ron Capps is defending Funny Car winner for Mopar at Bristol
◾Hagan leads Funn...[Read more...]|
|MOPAR ENHANCES SUPPORT OF NHRA SPORTSMAN RACING IN 2013|
| ||-Mopar launches 'Tom Hoover Sportsman Challenge' to support NHRA Sportsman Class racing
-Winner receives $4,260 purse and will be presented with a commemorative Mopar trophy
-Challenge and trophy named for Tom Hoover, 'Father of the 426 HEMI®', member of the famed Ramcharger race team and retired Chrysler engineer
-Mopar continues NHRA contingency program with enhancements for 2013 season
-Mopar to host Sportsman barbecues at Gatornationals, Mopar Mile High Nationals and U.S. Nationals in 20...[Read more...]|
|Chevy Performance Rolls with Hot Rod Magazine Power Tour|
|Weeklong drive kicks off with unprecedented access to GM's Milford Proving Ground
Road trip! It's that time of year again for the annual automotive pilgrimage known as the Hot Rod Magazine Power Tour® and Chevrolet Performance helps get it started on Saturday, June 2, at General Motors' Milford Proving Ground. The Power Tour winds up in Arlington, Texas, on June 9.
With more than 3,000 hot rods, muscle cars, classic trucks and late-model performance vehicles and approximately 12,00...[Read more...]|
|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...]|