Archived from on March 17, 2007. Shop thousands of parts for your Ford Mustang for performance and restoration at Late Model Restoration. Add horsepower and torque with our high quality exhaust systems, intakes, tuners, X-pipes, H-pipes, headers, gears, driveshafts, camshafts, and cylinder heads. Red-line had been raised to 7,000 rpm. In late 2010 design work by Robert Gelardi was frozen, with prototypes being first spotted in May 2011. The upgraded powertrains were capable of achieving better fuel efficiency due in part to the new transmissions. Fox Body Mustang Parts Late Model Restoration is the number one supplier of Fox Body Mustang parts.
Saleen is a registered trademark of Saleen Incorporated. He thinks it will run low 13s before some tuning and once they figure the car out it will be 12s. Developed under the direction of Chief Engineer and exterior styling designer , the fifth generation Mustang drew inspiration from the first-generation 1964—1970 Mustangs. Twelve Mustangs are currently used in the Gran Sport class. I frequent the G8 boards and plan on getting one myself soon.
The standard Mustang traction and stability control programs have been altered with a new intermediate sport mode designed to allow for more flexibility on the track. I do miss my truck though. For 2009 the V6 Appearance Package was offered in Performance White and Black. Modifications were also made to the engine, undercarriage, drivetrain, and sound system. Like I said, allegiances run deep.
The design was inspired by international products in categories such as jewelry, couture clothing, and architecture. I frequent the G8 boards and plan on getting one myself soon. This package includes an upgraded suspension, additional interior trim, and a grille with foglights. Archived from on April 30, 2010. If you just get a 91-93 octane tune you should be right at the low 13's area and should give that mustang a good run if all he's got it low 13's power.
Great thread, as I had the same question. The radio antenna had been moved to the rear of the car and the lock for the trunk no longer featured a keyhole on the trunk lid, substituting with a remote trunk release only. Coolant and oil flow patterns were optimized for proper flow when under high lateral forces, such as those experienced when on a road course track. It's faster than yours though 'cause mines Liquid Red. The car is also bored 60 over to be somewhere between a 361 and 370. The Laguna Seca model loses its rear seats, which are replaced by a cross-car X-brace to increase structural rigidity approximately 10%.
However, sixteen-inch alloy wheels could still be optioned on the V6 Standard, as could most other available options on the V6 Deluxe. Archived from on July 16, 2010. The V6 Standard was discontinued after the 2006 , once again leaving the V6 Deluxe as the base Mustang trim level. Replacement links from Ford are colored black or oxide coated For 2006, a less expensive version of the Mustang was introduced as the new base model. Selections in this information display included G-force, acceleration times, air-fuel ratio, cylinder head temperature, and oil temperature. Pick up a set of lowering springs, shocks, struts, and other suspension modifications to get your S550 handing great on the track. I hate the Tire Pressure Monitors.
Despite its aftermarket build status, it carries factory engine and warranties. The ambient interior lighting package consisted of the installation of that gave the driver the ability to choose various color combinations for the instrument cluster, sound system and climate control displays, as well as light emitting from the top of the front footwells and from beneath the rear seats. Differing the new engine from earlier Modular engines, among other features, was its use of wider bore diameters and a longer stroke relative to the 4. See a with the 200. Ford says the changes have resulted in a 14-percent reduction in drag and a 66-percent increase in front-end downforce. Since then, Ford has had free reign in the muscle car realm, but Dodge and Chevrolet are returning to this once hotly contested segment with a modern-day Challenger and Camaro. Most Challenger trims have a stability system, while the Camaro will offer it as standard equipment across the line.
Restoring a Fox Body or building an S197 to annihilate the asphalt has never been easier with all of the hottest mods in one easy-to-shop site. The Mustang is also available with a glass roof, which is a new option for 2009. Taller rear head rests were added in the middle of the 2012 model year for whip-lash protection, with fold down feature for visibility when rear passengers are not present. That being said, I think any of the 05-09 cars would be great, so look fo one that has the features that you want for the price and mileage that fits. Though the 2010 Mustang V-6 retained a single exhaust outlet, the diameter of the tip had been increased one-half of an inch to three inches. It produces 210 hp 157 kW at 5300 rpm and 240 lb·ft 325 N·m of torque at 3500 rpm and was mated to a standard 5-speed with Ford's 5-speed automatic transmission available as an option.