May 11

Cars: One-Off Ford Mustang Convertible Being Raffled For Charity

The only convertible Mustang 50 Year Limited Edition to be created. (Photo: Ford)

The only convertible 50 Year Limited Edition to be created. (Photo: )

Ford celebrated last month’s 50th anniversary of the original Mustang’s debut at the 1964 New York World’s Fair by unveiling a special edition version of the latest 2015 model. Called the Mustang 50 Year Limited Edition, it will be built in a run of just 1,964 examples, all based on the V-8-powered Mustang GT fastback coupe.

Well, that’s not entirely true as Ford Motor Company has confirmed that one additional Mustang 50 Year Limited Edition will be built, and this one will be a convertible. In fact, it will be the only Mustang 50 Year Limited Edition to feature a convertible roof and it could be yours.

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Apr 20

Five Classic Ford Mustangs You Can Still Afford

You can get a 1964½-66 convertible but you will have to settle for a six-cylinder. (Photo: Hagerty)

You can get a 1964½-66 convertible for less than $25,00 but you will have to settle for a six-cylinder. (Photo: Hagerty)

In the run up to the big 50th anniversary of the , prices of the classic first version of the , the 1964½ (technically a 1965 model) through 1966, have been moving up. The best convertibles and fastbacks with the highest horsepower engines can bring well over $65,000 and there has been renewed interest in vintage Mustangs of all years. All isn’t lost however for the collector on a budget. Here are five of our favorites that you can still afford:

1. 1964½-66 Convertible (six cylinder)

If you simply must have the first version of the Mustang in a convertible and have $25,000 or less to spend on a nice one, well then you’re likely to have to settle for the six-cylinder model instead of the 260 or 289 V-8. And the six of the ’60s was nothing like today’s 300-plus hp base V-6. Nope, the 200-cubic-inch straight-six was good for just 120 hp, so performance was leisurely at best. No matter; the six still looked great.

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Mar 30

Cars: 2015 Mustang Gets 700HP Supercharger Kit

Ford claims its new Mustang GT will have roughly 420 horsepower on tap, meaning Whipple’s upgrade adds 280 horses to the tally.  (Photo: Ford)

claims its new GT will have roughly 420 horsepower on tap, meaning Whipple’s upgrade adds 280 horses to the tally. (Photo: )

The 2015 is yet to reach showrooms but the people at Whipple Superchargers have already developed a 700-horsepower upgrade for it, according to a leaked press release. This has likely been made possible because the upgrade is designed for the 2015 Mustang GT, whose 5.0-liter V-8 is a carryover from the outgoing model.

The upgrade consists of a 2.9-liter twin-screw supercharger, which is said to have 99 percent volumetric efficiency and is designed to be installed with very little modification to the engine. The upgrade also includes an air-to-water intercooler, high-flow fuel injectors, a high flow intake and exhaust system, and retuning of the ECU.

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Mar 23

Cars: Pristine 1967 Chevrolet Corvette Found In Garage To Be Auctioned

This 1967 Chevrolet Corvette will be auctioned off in April. (Photo: Mecum)

This 1967 Chevrolet will be auctioned off in April. (Photo: Mecum)

This 47 year-old car didn’t just run when it was parked a quarter century ago, it practically still had that new car smell.

A 1967 Chevrolet Corvette with just 2,996 miles on the odometer and one of the most interesting tales to tell is going on sale at the Mecum Auctions Houston event in April.

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Mar 9

Cars: 2015 Subaru WRX Test Drive

A look at the all-new 2015 Subaru WRX. (Photo: Subaru)

A look at the all-new 2015 . (Photo: )

Subaru should be embarrassed.

It sells so many these days that it can’t even keep up with demand

As reported on Autos section – FOXNews.com.

Granted, its factories produce a lot less vehicles than the biggest players in the industry — around 425,000 for the U.S. in 2013 — but pretty much every one of them has customers clamoring for it before it’s out the factory door.

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