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2015 Shelby GT is a 627-HP Tuner Ford Mustang

Shelby American revealed the 2015 Shelby GT at the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction this week as part of the Ford Motor Company display. The Mustang-based 2015 Shelby GT is the first car available globally from Shelby.<p>During the transformation from 2015 Ford Mustang GT to 2015 Shelby GT, power is …

Sports Cars

Ford to Auction Off First Shelby GT350R Mustang for Charity

To kick off production of the new Shelby GT350R Mustang, Ford will be auctioning off the first production model with all proceeds going to support the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).<p>Lately, it seems like the first production models of new Chevrolet and Ford vehicles are being …

Sports Cars

Refreshing or Revolting: Ford GT

While no one thought Ford could top the new 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor and Ford Shelby GT350R revealed at the 2015 Detroit auto show, the Dearborn automaker did just that with the new Ford GT. With all three cars painted the same hypnotic shade of blue, Ford stole the show. Although the new F-150 …

Ford GT

Ford GT, Raptor, and GT350R From the Men Who Made Them a Reality

“No one else has this kind of lineup in the world.”<p>Just after Ford’s stunning lineup of high-performance vehicles was revealed at the 2015 North American International Auto Show, we had time for quick chats with the two Ford engineers directly responsible for their existence; Raj Nair, Group Vice …

Sports Cars

First Reaction: “Amazing” Says Ludacris on 2016 Acura NSX

At a VIP reveal of the 2016 Acura NSX, Acura flew in special guest, hip hop star, and actor Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, whom you may know from The Fast and the Furious franchise of movies. Bridges is a friend of the brand and a legitimate Acura enthusiast. In his remarks before and during the dinner …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Days 1 & 2 of HOT ROD Power Tour! Arlington, TX to Texarkana, AR

Day 4 of HOT ROD Power Tour! Little Rock, AR to Memphis, TN

NHL season preview: Who will win this year?

Ten years ago, the NHL emerged from one of its darkest periods ever, a lockout that killed an entire season, with two fresh new faces on the horizon and a mandate to put some flash and dash back into the game.<p>Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin lived up to their advance billing – and the league quickly …

St. Lawrence River: 334 spills in 10 years

The 28,000 litres of diesel that spewed into the St. Lawrence River last week — and led to a municipal drinking water advisory in Longueuil, Que. — …


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First Mustang Shelby GT350R to Be Auctioned for Charity

Wanna be first in line to get a new 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R? Sorry, that seat’s taken. As is becoming tradition, Ford gave the very first of the track monster Mustang to diabetes charity JDRF. The charity is sending VIN number 001 across the Barrett-Jackson auction block tomorrow. And you …