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Hurtz Gets New Hertz Penske GT Mustangs for Rental

Hurtz Gets New Hertz Penske GT Mustangs for Rental

Jul 9 2013, 12:30pm CDT | by

Special edition Mustangs are rental exclusives

Car rental chain Hertz has announced that it has a new rental option coming to its fleet that is a bit of a throwback to the 60s. Back in the 60s, Hertz offered rental Shelby GT Mustangs that are...

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Hurtz Gets New Hertz Penske GT Mustangs for Rental

Jul 9 2013, 12:30pm CDT | by

Special edition Mustangs are rental exclusives

Car rental chain Hertz has announced that it has a new rental option coming to its fleet that is a bit of a throwback to the 60s. Back in the 60s, Hertz offered rental Shelby GT Mustangs that are among some of the most popular and collectible muscle cars from the 60s. Hertz has announced that it has teamed up with Penske racing to offer special Hertz Penske GT Mustangs at locations around the country.

The special cars are brand-new Mustang GTs featuring a 5.0-liter V8 engine. The special package equipped with the rental Mustangs includes quad-tipped exhaust system, air intake and ECU tuning upgrades, 3.55 gears, and Brembo brakes.

Inside the special Mustangs also have Recaro seats, gauge pods, custom floor mats, and lots more. There is no indication of exactly how much of these special Mustangs will cost to rent, but it will definitely be a premium car.

 
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Here's The 2016 Ford Focus RS Making An Angry Buzz Around The 'Ring

Oct 21 2014 9:36am CDT | Source: Jalopnik

The new 2016 Ford Focus RS is coming. We know in what form (hatch), we know what engine it'll probably have (2.3-liter turbo four cylinder out of the Mustang), and we know how fast it'll go (like stink). And now you know how flat it'll take a corner around the Nurburgring (quite) ...
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1 day ago

Bringing Pony Back: 2015 Ford Mustang Recalled

Oct 20 2014 1:55pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

Continuing the recall parade that’s marked this automotive year—including dozens of GM recalls, the Takata airbag fiasco, and many more—Ford has issued an action for the brand-spankin’-new 2015 Mustang. The good news (if there can be any concerning a recall) is that just 50 ponies the U.S. and three in Canada are affected by the issue, which concerns the passenger seatbelt. The manufacturer says the Mustangs in question may have a problem with the passenger-side safety-belt tension sen ...
Source: Car and Driver   Full article at: Car and Driver
 

 
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1 day ago

2015 Ford Mustang, Special Edition BMW M4, Sistine Chapel: What’s New @ The Car Connection

Oct 20 2014 9:30am CDT | Source: The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2015 Mustang: Ford Ponies Up First Safety Recall (Already) The sixth-generation 2015 Ford Mustang has just started to arrive at dealerships nationwide; yet Ford has already issued its first recall of the completely redesigned pony car. Porsche Is First In Line As Vatican Begins Renting Out Sistine Chapel For Parti ...
Source: The Car Connection   Full article at: The Car Connection
 

 
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2 days ago

2014 Ford Mustang GT Coupe - Rubber Match

Oct 20 2014 12:00am CDT | Source: Mustang & Fords

Think of this Race Red 2014 Ford Mustang GT coupe, built for the 2013 SEMA show, as a corporate tip-of-the-hat to Nitto's so ...
Source: Mustang & Fords   Full article at: Mustang & Fords
 

 
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2 days ago

2015 Ford Mustang already under recall, but just 53 units

Oct 19 2014 12:03pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Convertible, Coupe, Performance, Recalls, Safety, Ford Ford has issued a small - but significant - recall for one of its spotlight cars: the 2015 Mustang. The recall affects just 53 cars, with 50 in the United States and three in Canada. Ford said the passenger side safety belt buckle tension sensor may not have been calibrated properly by the supplier. This could lead to "misclassification" of the passenger seat occupant, and could cause the airbag to deploy improperly. ...
Source: Autoblog   Full article at: Autoblog
 

 
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4 days ago

Ford recalling 53 examples of the 2015 Mustang

Oct 17 2014 1:35pm CDT | Source: Driving Canada

Ford has already issued the first recall for the 2015 Mustang. As expected, the number of cars isn’t too significant — only 53 units are affected. AutoGuide reports the issue is centred around seatbelt assemblies, which could have an incorrectly-calibrated buckle tension sensor on the passenger side. Ford says the sensor, which was calibrated by one of its parts suppliers, could prevent the air bags from functioning properly i ...
Source: Driving Canada   Full article at: Driving Canada
 

 
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4 days ago

2015 Mustang: Ford Ponies Up First Safety Recall (Already)

Oct 17 2014 12:30pm CDT | Source: The Car Connection

The sixth-generation 2015 Ford Mustang has just started to arrive at dealerships nationwide; yet Ford has already issued its first recall of the completely redesigned pony car. Covering just 53 cars (50 in the U.S. and three in Canada), the recall addresses a potential issue with the safety belt buckle for the front pas ...
Source: The Car Connection   Full article at: The Car Connection
 

 
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4 days ago

Recall Alert: 2015 Ford Mustang

Oct 17 2014 11:39am CDT | Source: Cars.com

Vehicles Affected: About 50 model-year 2015 Ford Mustang sports cars manufactured between Aug. 18 and Oct. 2 at the Flat Rock Assembly Plant in Michigan The Problem: Ford issued the voluntary recall due to an issue with the front-passenger seat-belt buckle assembly. The buckle tension sensor, included in the assembly, may not have been calibrated at the supplier. This could result in misclassification of the front passenger-seat occupant, which could lead to improper airbag deployment, i ...
Source: Cars.com   Full article at: Cars.com
 

 
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4 days ago

Ford Focus RS ready to make our hot hatch dreams real

Oct 17 2014 11:28am CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Spy Photos, Performance, Europe, Hatchback, Ford Ford's current hot hatch siblings the Fiesta ST and Focus ST are already two pretty great entries into the segment, but there's always a desire for a little more. Thankfully, it looks like the Blue Oval is ready to satiate that need because it's continuing to test the even more powerful Focus RS around Europe. According to our spy sh ...
Source: Autoblog   Full article at: Autoblog
 

 
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6 days ago

Video: 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Has Problems Starting

Oct 15 2014 6:00am CDT | Source: Top Speed

Being a factory test driver is the kind of job most gearheads aspire to, but things aren’t always as fun as we might think. Testing a prototype comes with all sorts of ups and downs. One moment you find yourself driving the latest high-performance Mustang on public roads, but the next few seconds could bring the kind of trouble that comes with testing prototype parts. That’s exactly what happened in the video above, which shows a 2016 Mustang Shelby GT350 t ...
Source: Top Speed   Full article at: Top Speed
 

 

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Shane is a self described car aficionado. He loves muscle cars, but also knows how green cars work. He has years of experience in testing cars and writes about cars with deeply felt emotions.

 

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