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Postal Performance: USPS Releases Muscle Car Era Stamps

Postal Performance: USPS Releases Muscle Car Era Stamps

The race to the post office has become a different matter as of late. The elimination of Saturday mail delivery in the United States signifies a change in culture where messages, we were years ago content to arrive in several days, can be shared in minutes. Though some people will be their best not to […]

1964.5 Ford Mustang

Top Ten Pony Cars of All Time

From the first time the first Barracudas and Mustangs roared off the assembly lines in 1964, Americans have had a love affair with pony cars. Smaller than the muscle cars but larger than sports cars, the ponies have carved out a niche all their own on the American highway. The late ’60s and ’70s are […]

David Yurman Shelby 1000 wristwatch

A Wristwatch Designed after the Most Powerful Shelby Ever

Many of us scoff at the thought of paying exorbitant prices for branded merchandise that has nothing to do with our cars – “psshh see that old dude over there? He just paid $35,000 for a set of gold clubs with the Ferrari logo on it, what a tool.” Or the guy that buys a […]

Carroll Shelby’s Memory Honored with 850-Horsepower GT500 Cobra

Carroll Shelby’s Memory Honored with 850-Horsepower GT500 Cobra

Passing in May, the loss of the legendary Carroll Shelby brought great sorrow to a crowd who had previously heard the revving of his many vehicle creations as a sign of the Texan’s life. Touching all three of the major American automakers, the Shelby touch lasted in the Ford Mustang to the point that a […]

Sports Car Legend Carroll Shelby Remembered

Sports Car Legend Carroll Shelby Remembered

  For anyone who pays even the slightest attention to the sports car culture, the name Carroll Shelby could be one of the first personas that would instantly spark recollection. The master craftsman behind the Cobra sports car and the architect of the early Ford Mustang competition-caliber performance, the accomplished former race car driver’s is […]

2011 Ford Shelby GT500 Features Lightweight Aluminum Engine

2011 Ford Shelby GT500 Features Lightweight Aluminum Engine

The latest version of the Shelby GT500 Mustang from Ford just hit the press, and it looks like a winner right out of the box. For starters, Ford has finally seen fit to make an engine that’s all alloy for the Shelby GT500. And what an engine it is. The 2011 Shelby GT500 is motivated […]

2010 Ford Shelby GT500, More Power, Better Mileage

2010 Ford Shelby GT500, More Power, Better Mileage

OK, scoops out on the 2010 Shelby Mustang (officially dubbed the Ford Shelby GT500), and it looks even better than the ’09s. There’s more power, and, get this, better mileage. Sure, we all want better gas mileage, but what Ford is touting is kind of comical. Still looks like a pretty damn good ride. The […]

2010 Shelby GT500 Gets Serious

2010 Shelby GT500 Gets Serious

Ford released new information and images of the 2010 Ford Shelby GT500 to be debuted at the 2009 Detroit Auto Show. Whether you like the new design of the 2010 Mustang or not, there’s no denying that it’s been seriously upgraded. The new Shelby GT500 takes this to the extreme. The 2010 version of this […]