The Ford Mustang RTR Double Down — it’s a very appropriate title considering that World Superbike Champion Tom Sykes is driving this car … the very vehicle that Formula Drift Champion Vaughn Gittin Jr. and Speedhunters built.
Ford is definitely looking to turn the heat up some for their second year as an official sponsor of the Formal Drift series. Sliding into the 2014 season with Mustang drivers Vaughn Gittin Jr. and Justin Pawlak at the wheel, Ford is launching a sweepstakes where a lucky participant will win a custom Fiesta ST. Sure, [...]
When Mustang guys team up for charity, it’s always a special time! This week at the Barrett Jackson Auction at Scottsdale, RTR Founder Vaughn Gittin, Jr and Mothers Polish teamed up to create a special package of the RTR Mustang known as the Spec 3. It has unique overfenders, front lip, candy red and matte-stripe [...]
Last night after I went out to Venice Beach to check out the 2015 Mustang, I swung by the Hoonigan shop in downtown LA to hassle my buddy John Naderi—who’s been globetrotting with Ken Block—about doing some writing for me. The folks from Ford had brought the 2015 Mustang over there as well, but in [...]
Take a ride with Vaughn Gittin Jr., AKA Hoonistig, as he drifts his Fox-body Mustang only inches away from his Import competitors. To make matters more interesting, he’s wearing a mask that surely hampers his vision. Cool or crazy? You be the judge! But no matter what you think, friend or foe of drifting, you [...]