|FORD SHELBY GT350, GT350R MUSTANG NAMED AUTOMOBILE MAGAZINE ALL-STAR|
|DEARBORN, Mich., March 22, 2016 – With scoring criteria including style, class, importance and desirability, it's no wonder editors chose the 526-horsepower Shelby GT350® and Shelby® GT350R Mustang as an Automobile Magazine All-Star winner for 2016.
'The GT350R has a very 'mean American' feel but balances that with a very good chassis,' said Automobile's Marc Noordeloos. He called Shelby Mustang a classic pony car, but one with 'excellent dynamics.' Of 25 vehicles evaluated, only seven...[Read more...]|
|FORD SHELBY GT350R MUSTANG NAMED SPORTS CAR OF THE YEAR BY POPULAR MECHANICS|
|DEARBORN, Mich., March 23, 2016 – Ford Shelby® GT350R Mustang, one of the most iconic performance nameplates of all time, has been named Popular Mechanics Sports Car of the Year. Popular Mechanics says Shelby GT350R was selected from among a host of contenders because it pushes the boundaries of what an American sports car can be. Shelby GT350R's unique, high-revving flat-plane crankshaft 5.2-liter V8 produces 526 horsepower and 429 lb.-ft. of torque – the most powerful naturally aspirate...[Read more...]|
|STANDARD EQUIPMENT, GOING FAST: SHELBY GT350 MUSTANG OWNERS GET COMPLIMENTARY PERFORMANCE DRIVING SCHOOL|
|◾GT350 Track Attack program gives owners of new Ford Shelby GT350® Mustang hands-on track instruction with Ford Performance Racing School instructors at Utah Motorsports Campus in Tooele, Utah
◾Complimentary program offered to owners of 2015 and 2016 Shelby GT350 and Shelby® GT350R Mustang
◾GT350 Track Attack program begins in April
DEARBORN, Mich., March 9, 2016 – It's one thing to buy a fire-breathing, 526-horsepower Shelby GT350® Mustang, and it's another thing to understand how to ...[Read more...]|
|HISPANIC MOTOR PRESS AWARDS FORD FIESTA AND FORD SHELBY GT350 MUSTANG AMONG ITS BEST CARS FOR 2016|
|LOS ANGELES, Nov. 17, 2015 – Two Ford vehicles earned honors in the sixth annual Hispanic Motor Press Awards Best Cars of 2016 – Fiesta and Shelby® GT350 Mustang.
Ford Fiesta, with its high-tech features, fun-to-drive personality and great efficiency came out on top in the subcompact category. Ford Shelby GT350 – the most track-capable, race-ready Mustang ever – received top honors among American muscle cars.
Each year, Hispanic Motor Press considers about 100 vehicles in more than...[Read more...]|
|FORD SHELBY GT350R MUSTANG NAMED 2016 ROAD & TRACK PERFORMANCE CAR OF THE YEAR|
|DEARBORN, Mich., Nov. 9, 2015 – The Ford Shelby® GT350R Mustang has been named 2016 Road & Track Performance Car of the Year by a runaway vote – beating out seven of the world's best new sports cars in a competition that evaluated the vehicles on both road and track.
The all-new Shelby GT350R, with its high-revving, flat-plane crankshaft 5.2-liter V8 engine, produces 526 horsepower and 429 lb.-ft. of torque. It is the most race-ready, track-capable Mustang ever. Road & Track writes, '...[Read more...]|
|ALFA ROMEO DEBUTS THE 2017 ALFA ROMEO GIULIA LINEUP AT THE NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW|
|◾Rebirth of the brand – the all-new 2017 Giulia is the first of eight all-new Alfa Romeos debuting through 2020, and embodies the brand's La meccanica delle emozioni (the mechanics of emotion) spirit
◾Giulia nameplate reflects a 55-year heritage of Alfa Romeo's lightweight, performance sedan tradition and over 105 years of brand history, carving its legend on road courses around the globe
◾Alfa Romeo Giulia and Giulia Ti models deliver seductive Italian style and craftsmanship to the premium m...[Read more...]|
|FCA Canada: All-new 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Makes Canadian Debut at 2016 CIAS|
|Created with the 'Mechanics of Emotion,' the All-new 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Delivers Italian Style with Benchmark-level Performance and Precision to the Premium Mid-size Sedan Segment •Built in Italy, the Giulia Quadrifoglio delivers a class-leading 505 horsepower, 0-100 km/h in 3.9-seconds (0-60 mph in 3.8 seconds) and a record-setting 7:39 Nürburgring lap time – the fastest ever by a four-door production sedan
•Alfa Romeo – the heart and soul of the automotive industry – i...[Read more...]|
|ALL-NEW FORD FOCUS RS MAKES GLOBAL AUTO SHOW DEBUT; PIONEERS INNOVATIVE AWD AND PERFORMANCE TECHNOLOGIES|
|◾Ford's all-new Focus RS makes global show debut in Geneva; introduces advanced performance technologies to deliver the ultimate fun-to-drive experience
◾Third-generation Focus RS pioneers innovative Ford Performance All-Wheel-Drive with Dynamic Torque Vectoring for class-leading cornering speed and limit handling
◾Ford confirms Focus RS is first RS with Drive Modes – including industry-first Drift Mode – and Launch Control
◾High-performance hatch features specially-engineered 2.3-litre EcoBo...[Read more...]|
|FORD MOTOR COMPANY TO SELL NEW SHELBY GT350 MUSTANG AT BARRETT-JACKSON SCOTTSDALE AUCTION TO BENEFIT JDRF|
|◾First publicly available production unit of the all-new Shelby GT350® Mustang to be auctioned by Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction, with all proceeds benefiting JDRF
◾Winning bidder will be able to choose from available colors and packages for Shelby GT350
◾Ford-sponsored ride-and-drives during the auction will feature a full lineup of 2015 vehicles
Ford Motor Company will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the legendary Shelby GT350 Mustang by auctioning the first production unit of the...[Read more...]|
|NISSAN SENTRA NISMO CONCEPT TEASES FURTHER EXPANSION OF PERFORMANCE LINE|
|– 240+ Horsepower Performance Study Takes Sentra to the Next Level –
DETROIT - As Nissan expands its NISMO line of factory performance models, it is revisiting the small car performance genre and teasing the future with the dramatic Nissan Sentra NISMO Concept.
The Sentra NISMO Concept is built on the solid foundation of the latest generation Nissan Sentra, which offers an outstanding balance of premium style, innovative technology and fuel-efficient performance. The concept ...[Read more...]|