Tag Archives: Ford News

Ford Bronco to reportedly get 7-speed manual transmission

The upcoming Ford Bronco could offer enthusiasts a reprieve from automatic-only SUVs. According to a Tuesday Jalopnik report, the Bronco could introduce a 7-speed manual transmission option. Sources speaking to the publication anonymously said Ford has tasked Getrag to build the 7-speed manual transmission for the upcoming off-road-oriented SUV. Allegedly...

Read More »

Someone built a Mustang sedan using an Aussie Ford Falcon

The Ford Mustang never spawned a four-door model, although it's about to influence a future performance SUV with an electric powertrain. However, one individual has taken it upon his or herself to build what we see here. It's none other than a Ford Mustang sedan featuring the design of the fifth-generation pony car but the running gear of the Australian...

Read More »

2019 Ford Edge ST first drive review: Down payment on the future

Ford's ST badge hails from Europe, where it's adorned a couple of decades' worth of Cougars, Pumas, Mondeos, Focuses and Fiestas. In the U.S. we've danced with the Focus ST and Fiesta ST—but as of next year, those Ford cars won't be sold anymore, as the company steps away from sedans and hatchbacks and puts its markers...

Read More »

Classic GT40 replica coming to SEMA with current GT’s 3.5-liter twin-turbo V-6

Superformance, the firm known for selling 1960s era continuation race cars, and exhaust manufacturer MagnaFlow are ready to bring the best of the past and present to the 2018 SEMA show. On Thursday, the two companies teased a Ford GT40 replica complete with the current GT's 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V-6 engine. The creation, called the Future Forty, pays...

Read More »

New Ford Explorer Interceptor Utility quickest police vehicle in America

Baddies beware because Ford has a new Police Interceptor on the way, and it happens to be the quickest cop car in America. On Thursday Ford revealed that Michigan State Police have concluded testing for the 2020 Ford Explorer Police Interceptor Utility and found it to be quicker than any other police vehicle on the market. That includes V-8 powered sedans...

Read More »

2019 Ford Focus ST spy shots

Ford engineers have been caught testing the new Focus ST hot hatch set for a reveal early next year. Ford unveiled a new Focus in April, and we were meant to get one variant of the popular compact in the United States, a soft-roader called the Focus Active (shown below), but new tariffs on Chinese-made cars entering the country introduced in July has caused...

Read More »

The deal is back: 800-horsepower Ford Mustang GT for $39,995

For Mustang fans, there may be no greater dealership from which to buy the popular pony car than Lebanon Ford. This is the Ohio-based outfit that offers up serious power upgrades for far less cash than you think would be required. The latest offer? A 2019 Mustang GT packing 800 horsepower on sale for just $39,995, and that includes the car. The car is...

Read More »

Vaughn Gittin Jr. drifts a 900-horsepower Mustang around the ‘Ring

You saw him drift around the Nürburgring earlier this year in a Ford F-150 Raptor. Now watch famous drifter Vaughn Gittin Jr. return to the German racetrack in his 900-horsepower Ford Mustang Formula Drift car. As you may have guessed, the result is a lot of noise, tire smoke and even some moments of air. Unfortunately there isn't a full lap shown, but...

Read More »

Saleen celebrates 35 years with commemorative 2019 Mustang

Saleen celebrates 35 trips around the sun this year, and it's marking the occasion with a Mustang-based special edition. The car is appropriately called the SA 35, for Saleen Automotive 35, and just 10 examples will be built. These days, Saleen is actually an automobile manufacturer, but the company began with a focus on tuning Mustangs in 1983, with its...

Read More »