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Find out if the Ford Fiesta ST can match Europe’s latest hot hatches

Filed under: Performance, Videos, Hatchback, Ford, UK

The V8 grunt of the Mustang has defined Ford performance cars in the US for the last 50 years, but in Europe, the Blue Oval has nearly as a long history of building some of the best hot hatches on …

Ford Mustang GT350 drops some camo

Filed under: Spy Photos, Coupe, Performance, Ford

Now that we’ve poured over the 2015 Ford Mustang in its standard form, it’s time to look ahead. We already knew (and heard – literally) that Ford was working on a higher-performance version of its ‘Sta…

Motor Trend pits Subaru WRX vs. Ford Focus ST

Filed under: Sedan, Performance, Videos, Hatchback, Ford, Subaru

The Ford Focus ST has enjoyed a relatively calm, if brief, reign in the world of hot hatches. With nothing else in the class (in the States, at least) but the aging Mazdaspeed3 and Subar…

Barrett-Jackson 2014: First production 2015 Ford Mustang earns $300k for JDRF [w/video]

Filed under: Coupe, Performance, Auctions, Ford

We’ve almost become immune to the huge dollar amounts that collectible cars earn for charity at Barrett-Jackson. To wit, $300,000 for the first production 2015 Ford Mustang initially didn’t seem like ver…

Radical RXC Turbo packs a 450-hp EcoBoost punch

Filed under: Coupe, Performance, Ford, Misc. Auto Shows, UK

There aren’t many companies out there building Le Mans-style prototype racers you can buy. Dauer once offered road-going Porsche 962 models, but it folded over two decades ago. Caterham is st…

Ford looks back on 50 years of the Mustang in Detroit

Filed under: Concept Cars, Detroit Auto Show, Classics, Convertible, Performance, Ford, Specialty, Design/Style

Ford has something special sitting in its booth here at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show. In fact, it brought two special somethings in the form …

2015 Ford Mustang Convertible makes inappropriate appearance in Detroit [w/video]

Filed under: Detroit Auto Show, Convertible, Budget, Performance, Ford

With the polar vortex fresh in the minds of Autoblog’s Detroit-based staff, we’re finding it funny that any manufacturer would choose January in the Motor City to show off a new an…

The 2015 Ford Mustang is not so mellow in yellow

Filed under: Detroit Auto Show, Coupe, Budget, Performance, Ford

When we first saw the 2015 Ford Mustang, much was made of its new, more expressive color palette, which includes the return of both yellow and orange in addition to a new grayish shade, …

Old vs. new debate gets new life with $25,000 Fiesta ST vs. E46 M3 showdown

Filed under: Car Buying, Coupe, Budget, Performance, Videos, Hatchback, BMW, Ford, Luxury

You know who you are. There’s probably a few of you reading; the ones that say, “Why would I spend $27,000 on a new Mazda MX-5 when I could get a used Chevrolet …

Ford evaluating new Fiesta RS?

Filed under: Performance, Europe, Hatchback, Ford

Word coming in from across the pond has it that Ford is working on developing the business case to create a new Fiesta RS. The development is encouraged by the extremely positive reception the existing…

This unique ’64 Mustang was Edsel Ford II’s first car

Filed under: Classics, Coupe, Performance, Ford

You probably had the same dream when you were a teenager. Your sixteenth birthday is coming up, or Christmas, or maybe both, and all you want is a muscle car to call your own. That dream has come true fo…

How Ford’s light lab keeps the sun shining on the new Mustang just right [w/video]

Filed under: Coupe, Performance, Technology, Videos, Ford

Anyone who’s bought one of those old school metal shift knobs knows they’re really cool until they sit in a parking lot in the sun for a few hours. Then they’re not cool at all. Likewise, featu…

First retail 2015 Ford Mustang headed to Barrett-Jackson

Filed under: Coupe, Performance, Auctions, Ford

Want to be the very first person to own a 2015 Ford Mustang GT? Here’s what you’ll need to do: be in Scottsdale, AZ on January 18 for the Barrett-Jackson auction and bring a very big checkbook. Having a …

More evidence GT500-replacement will be named GT350

Filed under: Coupe, Performance, Ford

During the recent unveiling of the 2015 Ford Mustang, we saw the car in both V6 and GT form, but we’ll have to wait a little bit longer to see the successor to the Shelby GT500. In the meantime, though, it looks l…