Cops' Delight - The Return of the Chevrolet Caprice

Attention: open in a new window. PDFPrintE-mail

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 February 2010 14:49 Written by Christopher Ihara Sunday, 13 December 2009 17:13

2011 Chevrolet Caprice PPVAfter an absence of over 10 years, the 2011 Chevrolet Caprice will be returning to active duty. Starting in September 2010 orders will be taken for departments wishing to add the latest police vehicle to their fleets.

An initial inspection of the vehicle at the 2009 LA Auto Show reveals a car that seems poised to snatch the police market from Ford and this prediction may indeed come to fruition if the rumors of Ford’s intention to use the Ford Taurus are true.

Read more: Cops' Delight - The Return of the Chevrolet Caprice

 

2010 BMW X6 M

Attention: open in a new window. PDFPrintE-mail

Last Updated on Saturday, 06 February 2010 14:52 Written by Christopher Ihara Saturday, 12 December 2009 18:36

2010 BMW X6 MMagazines throughout the history of the automobile have sung praises to BMW’s rolling engineering marvels. Uncompromising performance, technological innovation, and the driving soul that is unique to BMW, is painstakingly crafted into each of their cars. Not only has BMW mastered the infusion of these elements into their traditional product line, but they were one of the original pioneers of the factory “tuner” car with the development of their “M” series cars.

But is it possible to take the essence of what makes a car an M and apply it to their Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) line? In the heart of South Carolina, American workers will assemble just such a vehicle: the BMW X6 M.

Read more: 2010 BMW X6 M

 

Hurst/Mustang to PaceVictory Junction’s Half-Marathon

Attention: open in a new window. PDFPrintE-mail

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 January 2010 13:40 Written by Administrator Friday, 11 December 2009 17:34

Hurst Performance, a company responsible for some of the most iconic pace cars in history, and Woodhouse Auto Family of Blair, Nebraska, have once again partnered with Victory Junction. This time, the highly-collectible, 2010 BFGoodrich/Hurst Mustang convertible is set to pace the upcoming “Run to Victory Half Marathon and Five Mile Run/Walk” race presented by Wal-Mart. The race will benefit Victory Junction, a year-round camping facility that serves children with chronic medical conditions or serious illnesses.

Read more: Hurst/Mustang to PaceVictory Junction’s Half-Marathon

   

2011 FORD MUSTANG V-6 GOES HIGH-TECH: NEW 305-HP ENGINE, SIX-SPEED TRANSMISSION EXPECTED TO DELIVER 30 MPG HIGHWAY

Attention: open in a new window. PDFPrintE-mail

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 December 2009 16:01 Written by Administrator Monday, 30 November 2009 12:33

  • For 2011, Mustang makes sports coupe news with a new high-performance, all-aluminum Duratec® 3.7-liter DOHC Ti-VCT V-6 that delivers 305 horsepower and an expected best-in-class 30 mpg highway with six-speed automatic transmission – no other vehicle in the industry can beat that combination
  • Six-speed transmissions – manual and automatic – combine with newly standard limited-slip differential and revised suspension for road-carving driving dynamics and handling
  • New technology and convenience features include: Standard integrated spotter mirrors; message center; MyKeyâ„¢ programmable vehicle key; and Universal Garage Door Opener

DEARBORN, Mich., Nov. 30, 2009 – The 2011 Ford Mustang puts 305 high-performance horses in the hands of V-6 coupe buyers with a new all-aluminum dual-overhead cam (DOHC) engine that delivers a projected 30 mpg on the highway with a six-speed automatic transmission and fun for drivers on nearly every road.

For 2011, Mustang’s new 3.7-liter Duratec 24-valve V-6 uses advanced engineering to deliver its power and economy: Twin Independent Variable Camshaft Timing (Ti-VCT) adjusts the valvetrain in microseconds. Aluminum construction means light weight. It’s an engine designed to crank out torque down low, rev to 7,000 rpm and deliver the mechanical music sports coupe lovers crave everywhere in between.

Read more: 2011 FORD MUSTANG V-6 GOES HIGH-TECH: NEW 305-HP ENGINE, SIX-SPEED TRANSMISSION EXPECTED TO DELIVER 30 MPG HIGHWAY

 

Better. Faster. More Affordable. Pre-Painted Trim Parts Now Available from AmericanMuscle.com

Attention: open in a new window. PDFPrintE-mail

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 October 2009 20:30 Written by Administrator Thursday, 29 October 2009 19:57

October 26, 2009, MALVERN, PA—Painted trim parts are one of the best ways to make your Mustang stand out in a crowd. Buying the parts and taking them down to the local body shop on the other hand, can be a major drain on your time and your wallet. Now AmericanMuscle.com is making these upgrades easier and more affordable than ever, thanks to its new state-of-the-art paint facility.

Using exclusively Ford OEM colors, AmericanMuscle’s master painting technicians have developed a 14-step process that delivers superior shine and durability in every painted part. Best of all, because AmericanMuscle is painting your part ahead of time, ALL PARTS SHIP THE SAME DAY at a price far less than having it done at your local body shop.

Better: And OEM-spec facility and 14-point painting system ensure only the highest quality.

Faster: Pre-painted parts are always in stock and ship the same day you order.

More Affordable: AmericanMuscle buys in bulk and paints in bulk, producing better parts for less $$$.

Read more: Better. Faster. More Affordable. Pre-Painted Trim Parts Now Available from AmericanMuscle.com

   

Page 8 of 16