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Ford Considers Diesel and Electric Power for future Mustang
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Ford Considers Diesel and Electric Power for future Mustang

Dec 9 2013, 12:29pm CST | by

A diesel Mustang!?

Ford only recently unveiled the 2015 Mustang and its is an all-new car. The new Mustang gets independent rear suspension and new engine options. The car can now be had with a turbo charged 2.3L...

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Ford Considers Diesel and Electric Power for future Mustang

Dec 9 2013, 12:29pm CST | by

A diesel Mustang!?

Ford only recently unveiled the 2015 Mustang and its is an all-new car. The new Mustang gets independent rear suspension and new engine options. The car can now be had with a turbo charged 2.3L EcoBoost 4-cylinder making the first time since the 80's a turbo four has been available in the Mustang.

In the future, Ford is looking at ways to get the new global Mustang more efficient and green. Go Auto reports that to meet the green goals Ford is considering electric, hybrid, and even diesel power. Ford wants to sell a lot of Mustangs outside of the US and diesel is a common choice for drivers in Europe.

Hybrid power is also becoming common on sports cars all around the world. I really see no call for an all-electric Mustang. Future Mustangs might also get the nine and ten speed transmissions Ford and GM are working on together.

 
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Ford Turned A 2015 Mustang Black Gooooooold For SEMA

Oct 22 2014 3:44pm CDT | Source: Jalopnik

SEMA is nigh, and Ford wanted to do something special for the 2015 Mustang: they recreated quite possibly the most coked-out special edition vehicle known to man. I'm talking abou ...
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Ford readying dozen+ Mustang models for SEMA

Oct 22 2014 3:05pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Aftermarket, SEMA Show, Coupe, Performance, Ford Ford is unsurprisingly bringing a herd of its new 2015 Mustang models to next month's SEMA show in Las Vegas. Over a dozen of them are arriving from top aftermarket outfits like Galpin Auto Sports, Steeda, Roush and others. The Blue Oval isn't just shining a spotlight on the V8 model, though. The new EcoBoost 2.3-liter version with 310 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of torque is also getting its time in the sun. Among t ...
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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 ( ...
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2 days 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 hav ...
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2 days 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 V ...
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 solid ...
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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 oc ...
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5 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 in the event of a collision. No injuries have been r ...
Source: Driving Canada   Full article at: Driving Canada
 

 
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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 safet ...
Source: The Car Connection   Full article at: The Car Connection
 

 
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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, increas ...
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