The chase scene from Bullitt is arguably the greatest chase scene in automotive history. The King of Cool himself, Steve McQueen rips around the streets of San Francisco in a de-badged 1968 Mustang with Dark Highland Green paint. This Mustang captured the hearts of enthusiasts, and Ford eventually paid homage to McQueen with their first Bullitt edition Mustang in 2001. Ford decided to bring it back again for the 2008 and 2009 model years before it was retired it for another decade. Keen-eyed car spotters caught a glimpse of a Mustang rolling around Chicago with a Highland Green paint job several months ago, and the rumor mill started churning. Excitement was building and people began asking the question: “Are we going to get another Bullitt Mustang?”. The answer is yes!
It’s a tale as old as time – the head-to-head competition of the Mustang vs. Camaro. As a new model year is creeping upon us, we have the numbers and comparisons on hand. Which is better? How about we break it down and you make the decision. After all, numbers don’t lie.
There was much speculation on how much power the 2018 Ford Mustang would be able to produce; there is no more room for guessing, as the results are now in! To put this easily into perspective, the 2018 Mustang can go from 0 to 60mph faster than a $94,000 911 Carrera. Also, the GT gets a 25 horsepower bump and the EcoBoost gains some more torque! If that doesn’t tell you enough about the capabilities of this pony car, keep reading.
The Ford Shelby GT500 is a popular name among vehicles undergoing revival like the Honda NSX and Ford GT. It was recently spied testing its supercharged 5.2-liter V8 engine. Mustang6G posted a video of the beast out on the roads and it is music to our ears! Now that we know what the Shelby variant sounds like, we can come to a conclusion about what’s under the hood as well.
The wait is over; we finally know the winners of TFLtruck’s 2017 Gold Hitch Awards for best towing and off-road trucks. The Gold Hitch Awards are
Halfway through the trip, here is Alex’s take on the Mustang.
The 2016 AmericanMuscle Car Show is right around the corner and things are going into high gear in the coming weeks!