Happy 2011 Mustang Lovers

To our loyal fans, thanks for hanging in there during the slow times. I want to make it clear that Stang Pit is committed to bringing you more CAR SHOWS, more NEWS, more PICTURES, and more MUSTANGS in 2011 than ever before!

Roush Announces 525-hp 2011 5XR Mustang!

ROUSH has become an automotive powerhouse based on this simple premise, and he couldn’t wait to get his hands, and his engineering team, on the new Ford 5.0L engine. The end result is the 2011 ROUSH 5XR Mustang with “more power” under the hood thanks to the factory-installed ROUSHcharger.

460-hp 2012 Ford Mustang BOSS 302 UNVEILED!

Ford has officially released an all-new BOSS 302, reminiscent of the original 1969 BOSS 302, which only lasted until 1970. The new 2012 BOSS 302 will put out about 460-hp on the dyno, and cost about $35K.

BOSS 302 Hits The Streets FRIDAY Aug 13

The time has come. Friday the 13th will be unlucky no more. Ford will unleash on the streets the 2011 BOSS 302 this Friday, August 13, 2010. The BOSS 302 first appeared in 1969, and lasted only until 1970, to compete with the Chevy Camaro Z28. Parnelli Jones took the win in the BOSS 302 in 1970

Pics from Volo Shelby-Cobra-Mustang show 8/7/2010

The forces that be joined together to make for a perfect summer day in Volo, with maximum Mustang mystique. The weather was great, the cars were rockin’, and the museum grounds were an awesome setting.

Shelby Cobra Mustang Show in Volo, IL

Don’t miss the Shelby – Cobra – Mustang Show in Volo, Illinois today, Saturday, August 7, 2010. Hosted at the Volo Auto Museum, where you can a vast selection of rare and gorgeous Shelbys, Cobras, and other Mustangs to drool near, just don’t drool on the cars.

Perry Farm Mustang Show in Bourbonnais, IL

Amazing Ford & Mustang show in Bourbonnais, IL at Perry Farm on August 1, 2010. Every Mustang generation was wonderfully displayed across the sprawling grounds, complete with music, vendors, prizes, food, and more! I was speechless.

New 5.0 Crate Motor Available!

The new 5.0-liter motor, dubbed “Coyote” is now available as a crate motor from FRPP, for just under $7000. 11:1 compression ratio and 412-hp (conservative) can be yours, with 390 lb/ft of torque to rip off your nads! All-new aluminum block ready for your dreams to be realized.

2011 Shelby GT500 Improved In and Out

If you haven’t already seen one, the new 2011 Shelby G500’s are sporting a 120-lb lighter front-end due to an aluminum block and some other stuff, as well as switching to electronic power steering. They are also bearing narrower stripes from front to back, is that cool or what I can’t tell.

2011 Ford Mustang Boss 302 Confirmed

Highly anticipated and sought-after, the BOSS 302 is coming for everyone! Well, at least those lucky enough to acquire one next year. Arriving in early 2011 as a 2012 model, the Boss 302 is expected to produce at least 440-hp, and will be quite collectible for it’s first year reappearance.