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2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 Is The Most Powerful Street-legal Ford Ever

Ford has put the official numbers of the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 which it had unveiled earlier this year at the NAIAS. The official words are, the hand built supercharged 5.2L aluminum alloy V8 unit produces 760 HP and  turns out 625 lb-ft (847 Nm) of torque, making the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 the most powerful street-legal Ford ever. Well, at least it is until the folks over at Ford come up with another with even crazier numbers. Continue reading 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 Is The Most Powerful Street-legal Ford Ever

Ford Thinks The Future Of Delivery Is Self-Driving Vehicle And Biped Robot

Ford has a vision for commercial package delivery and it is by the way of these: self-driving vehicle and a biped robot called Digit. Now, we shall dispense with the self-driving vehicle part because, it is not really groundbreaking (even though it has yet to be a norm). The America automaker has partnered with Agility Robots, the company behind the torso-less biped robot that is designed with package delivery in mind, to delivery packages to your door step. Continue reading Ford Thinks The Future Of Delivery Is Self-Driving Vehicle And Biped Robot

This 1:25 Scale Classic Ford Escort Model Will Likely Fetch Way More Than A Real Mustang

There are very expensive collectible scale models and there is scale model that costs more to make than any other scale model cars we have seen to date. The 1:25 scale Classic Ford Escort made by Russell Lord, a professional jeweler who has a burning passion for Ford Escort, is one the latter. Obviously, this ain’t your run-of-the-mill die-cast scale model. Continue reading This 1:25 Scale Classic Ford Escort Model Will Likely Fetch Way More Than A Real Mustang

Ford Made A Shopping Trolley That Self-brakes To Prevent Collision

Clearly, in an effort to promote its pre-collision assist technology, Ford has developed a prototype, wait for this… shopping trolley. But not just any supermarket trolley (or shopping cart, if you will), mind you. It is one that’s capable of self-braking if it detects an imminent collision. Under normal circumstances, supermarket trolley don’t collide into each other. Continue reading Ford Made A Shopping Trolley That Self-brakes To Prevent Collision

Someone Made A Drivable LEGO Technic Model Of Ken Block’s Hoonicorn

No. What you see here is NOT Ken Block’s 1,400 HP 1965 Ford Mustang Hoonicorn RTR famously seen smoking out and making donuts on Pikes Peak two years ago. At least it isn’t the actual car. What you see here is a replica of the legendary car that, saved for a few chrome bits, is made entirely out of LEGO Technic elements. Absolutely bonkers. Continue reading Someone Made A Drivable LEGO Technic Model Of Ken Block’s Hoonicorn

Bronco Lovers Will Not Want To Miss This Autotype x Icon BR Old School

Calling out Ford Bronco lovers! If you are residing in stateside, your chance of securing an incredibly dope Old School BR almost immediately is here! ICON4x4 has partnered with Autotype to put an Old School BR under the hammer to allow one eager and likely very rich enthusiast to call it his/her own without too long a wait and at the same time, doing something good. The sale, if successful concluded, will see 10 percent of the proceeds going to the Autotype Scholarship Fund to aid students currently enrolled in design schools. Continue reading Bronco Lovers Will Not Want To Miss This Autotype x Icon BR Old School

LEGO Creator Ford Mustang Makes Us Think Technic May Not Be For Cars

No. This isn’t Eleanor, the 71’ Ford Mustang Sportsroof, made famous by Nick’s love affair with it in the movie Gone in 60 Seconds (Touchstone Pictures, 2000). This is the newly announced LEGO 10265 Creator Expert Ford Mustang, based on the iconic and very desirable 1967 Ford muscle car. Billed as the a highly-customizable LEGO Ford Mustang, this gorgeous, non-Technic set boasts a pretty impressive 1,471 pieces and features working steering, authentic dark-blue bodywork with white racing stripes, hood scoop, printed Mustang grille badge, GT emblems, a set of era-accurate 5-spoke rims with road-gripping tires and a detailed big block 390 V8 motor. Continue reading LEGO Creator Ford Mustang Makes Us Think Technic May Not Be For Cars

Self-Driving 1965 Ford Mustang Was Cool Until It Drove Into A Wall

If you haven’t heard, Roborace wasn’t alone in autonomous drive at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. A 1965 Ford Mustang did too with unexpected result, or should I say, unsurprising result. It was cool to see a classic driving itself and we have Siemens and Cranfield University to thank. The two organizations came together to outfit a 1965 Ford Mustang with a “full suit of sensors and control algorithms,” so it could make its way up the hill without human intervention. Continue reading Self-Driving 1965 Ford Mustang Was Cool Until It Drove Into A Wall

ICON4x4’s New Ford Bronco Is A True Old School Delight

Love the classic Ford Bronco, but wish it could be more updated while not losing its old school charm? If so, we think the ICON4x4 Old School BR will have all your check boxes ticked. Once again the Californian builder has weaved its magic on a Ford Bronco, but less all the heavy stuff in what the founder, Jonathan Ward, described as “naked classic.” Continue reading ICON4x4’s New Ford Bronco Is A True Old School Delight

Witness A Ford Mustang Being Swallowed By Molten Lava In Hawaii

Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano on Big Island erupted on May 3. The molten lava spewed out of this mountain with a mouth left a wake of destruction across anything that stands in its paths. According to a report, there was a 6.9 magnitude earthquake on the following day which destroyed 35 structures, including some 26 homes. Continue reading Witness A Ford Mustang Being Swallowed By Molten Lava In Hawaii