How Ford Made the 2015 Mustang – Part One
Ford has started releasing a series of videos that document the ambitious process of the (S550) 2015 Mustang launch.
“With great power comes great responsibility,” that old comic book saying, also applies to drag racing. This Fox Body Mustang has a bit too much of the power, and not enough responsibility in applying that power.
Hitting 200 miles per hour back in the 1990s was a lofty goal. Nevertheless, Car Craft magazine wanted to reach the double-century mark back in the age of pogs and grunge music – and it was hell-bent on using a 1993 Ford Mustang Cobra to do it.
What would happen if you put one of those Tesla electric motors into something with a bit more nostalgia, like perhaps a 1968 Ford Mustang Fastback? Well, you’d get the Zombie 222.
Watch as Matt Farah from The Smoking Tire runs the new Ecoboost Mustang through the bumpy canyons of Malibu, California, absolutely hitting the limit.