American Muscle: A Sneak Peek at Ford’s Future GT500 Mustang Release

In this episode of AmericanMuscle’s Mustang News, Justin Dugan brings you a sneak peek at Ford’s future GT500 Mustang release. Just last week, a leaked document from Ford confirmed the rumors for the upcoming 2019 GT500 Mustang and revealed that it would be powered by a 5.2L Supercharged Predator Engine.

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Cougar: The Best Buy in Muscle Cars Right Now

A sharp 1970 Chevelle LS6 can set you back $75,000 or more. Same for a Boss 302 Mustang. A 1969 Plymouth GTX 4-speed can run over $40,000, which is still not affordable for many car enthusiasts. You don’t even want to know what freshly restored Dodge Daytona would cost. The plain fact is that most fast sports cars from the peak of the muscle car era remain beyond the reach of the average working man. But there is one exception. What if you could buy a name brand muscle car…

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PLYMOUTH SUPERBIRD: The Car That Richard Petty Built

It has been claimed that Plymouth’s legendary winged muscle car, the 1970 Superbird, was the brainchild of NASCAR champion Richard Petty. The rumor has been around for decades but I’ve never found anyone with first-hand knowledge who could absolutely confirm or deny that the car’s origins truly began with The King of Stock Car Racing.

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The Amazing 162-MPH Nuremberg Daytona

It was the mid 1970’s. NASCAR’s aerodynamic supercars were a thing of the past. The great American muscle car had succumbed to a slow death, strangled by illegal government regulations and an absurd 55 mile per hour speed limit. The US auto industry fell into its own Dark Age and would not emerge for another 20 years. But in Nuremberg, Germany, a small band of merry rebels picked up where America left off. They called themselves “The Autobahn 250” and they celebrated speed over a 28-mile stretch of their country’s…

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