Tag results for: Ford


Galpin Ford GTR1

If you happen to spot a handcrafted, all-aluminum evolved version of the Ford GT zooming down the road at 225 miles per hour, don’t worry– you’re not dreaming. What you may have actually drooled over was the Galpin Ford GTR1, Galpin‘s fully customized rendition of the original … READ MORE


Bacon-wrapped Ford Fiesta for International Bacon Day

On International Bacon Day (held the Saturday before Labor Day), expect to see oysters wrapped in bacon, ostriches wrapped in bacon, chickens wrapped in bacon, pork roast wrapped in bacon, Twinkies wrapped in bacon, corn wrapped in bacon, hot dogs wrapped in bacon, and…(wait for it)…a Ford Fiesta wrapped … READ MORE


Ford F-150 “Bat Truck” | By Galpin Auto Sports

George Barris built the first Batmobile in 1965 using the body of a Ford Futura concept car and parts from a hardware store, immediately propelling Barris to legend status among custom car designers. Almost 50 years later, Barris’ grandson Jared is paying tribute to the original with … READ MORE


1928 Ford Model A Hot Rod Powered by BMW V8 Engine | Video

An avid BMW enthusiast, Mike Burroughs, turned heads in the import car scene with his rat rod inspired chop-top BMW E9. Completely rusted body and slammed stance gave it a menacing aesthetic, and let’s not forget the shark face decal on the side of the car. Burroughs … READ MORE


2013 Ford VelociRaptor SUV | Tuned by Hennessey Performance

In typical Texas fashion of “Go Big On Everything”, tuning specialists at Hennessey Performance engineered the VelociRaptor SUV Conversion Program for the Ford F-150 Raptor pick-up truck. With nearly 400 Ford Raptor conversions under its belt already, Hennessey took all of the best elements from both practicality … READ MORE


Ford Taurus SHO | By Hennessey

Hennessey is well-known for their work on muscle-cars and trucks, but now the performance autotuner flexes its design muscles in a new direction to prove anything that it touches can be powerful enough to raise a few eyebrows. Enter: the Ford Taurus SHO, which comes stock with a … READ MORE


2014 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Special Edition

Ford has taken the wraps off its special edition 2014 F-150 SVT Raptor, updated with a number of purely cosmetic tweaks. In stark contrast to the Shelby edition with a supercharged 575-horsepower engine, this F-150 SVT Raptor has the same 6.2-liter V8 producing 411 horsepower and 434 … READ MORE


Hennessey Ford GT Breaks 267.6 MPH World Record on Texas Mile

The highlight of last weekend’s running of the Texas Mile, a biannual motorsport festival held in Beeville, Texas, came courtesy of the team at Hennessey Performance, whose Ford GT set a new Texas Mile world record speed of 267.6 miles per hour. Driver Patrick O’Gorman effectively smashed … READ MORE


2013 Shelby 1000 – Most Powerful Ford Mustang To Date

If you thought 1,000 horses pounding their way through to the wheels of last year’s Shelby Mustang 1000 was ridiculous, well prepare to drop your jaw for 200 more with this 2013 version. Because 1,000-hp was so last year and Shelby American has never shied away from going big (see: 2013 Shelby … READ MORE