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6 hrs ago | Automobile Magazine

50 Years of Ford Mustangs

Even without the plangent wailing of V-8 engines on the Las Vegas boulevards, we would have known the Mustang Club of America was in town on Thursday, April 17 , as members celebrated the 50th anniversary of their favorite car.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

SanLuisObispo.com

Arroyo Grande man still racin' at 79 years old

Ralph Bush, who turns 80 in September, has been racing cars on and off for nearly 60 years.

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Paddock Talk

Ford Racing Did You Know? ... Richmond Edition

DID YOU KNOW ? a Kyle Petty registered the first win of his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career at Richmond International Raceway on Feb. 23, 1986 driving for the Wood Brothers.

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The Wichita Eagle

Piquet Jr. to run Global Rallycross with SH Racing

Piquet spent almost two full seasons in Formula One before moving to NASCAR in 2010.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

The Good Oil: Bugatti lashes up another legend

The Bugatti Legends limited edition runs of the Veyron supercar includes this, US$3m Black Bess that has big, gold, ridiculous eyelashes.

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K&N Racing News

Drifting Icon Vaughn Gittin Jr. Celebrates Ford Mustang's 50th Birthday

Vaughn Gittin Jr. is pumped about heading into the second round of Formula Drift season, he's confident that he is driving the best Ford Mustang RTR he's ever had this year This month the Ford Mustang becomes the newest member of an extremely elite club - vehicles in continuous production for 50 years.

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Detroit Free Press

Mike Brudenell: Ford, drivers list favorite memories of legendary Mustang

I never owned or drove a Ford Mustang as a teen growing up in Australia, but Uncle Eric, my father's youngest brother, was fortunate enough as a used-car dealer to import a sexy red Boss 302 Mustang from the States in 1970.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

National Speed Sport News

CMS Hosts Mustang 50th Anniversary Kickoff

The iconic Ford Mustang turned 50 years old today and fans from across the country converged on the legendary Charlotte Motor Speedway to celebrate the milestone birthday party of America's favorite pony car.

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Modified Mustangs & Fords

Mustang Golden Birthday Bash Is Under Way in Las Vegas

The popular rule, "whatever happens in Vegas, STAYS in Vegas," is typically something that most people who visit Sin City adhere to, as the oasis in the Nevada desert is a place that is well known for the debauchery that takes place within its city limits.

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Business Wire

View Press Release

More than 50,000 fans of the iconic pony car helped Ford make history by establishing the first Guinness World RecordsA title for the most signatures on an electronic birthday card Celebrations are taking place worldwide, including a display of the all-new Ford Mustang convertible on the observation deck of the Empire State Building in New York and ... (more)

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Indianapolis Star

People's race car still in need of funds for Indy 500 runPeople's...

Jason Godby , and partner Travis Tetrault of the Cutters RT team, which is trying to raise one million dollars through collecting $100 apiece signatures, and hope to run the car in the upcoming Indianapolis 500, Monday, April 7, 2014.

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WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Ford to offer 50th anniversary Mustang

Police are investigating a man's body found in eastern Indiana near Montgomery Creek in Henry County.

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WJYI-AM Milwaukee

Ford Mustang turns 50 with no sign of mid-life crisis

This week's 50th anniversary of the first Ford Mustang evokes a long-ago day when new cars could generate as much excitement, at least in America, as new iPads.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Emmy Advanced Media

Ford Mustang is Celebrating its 50th Birthday With Events in NYC, Charlotte and Las Vegas

Few American cars are as iconic as the Ford Mustang. This week, the Mustang is celebrating its 50th birthday - and you can play a part.

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Modified Mustangs & Fords

1963 Ford Falcon - Power To Weight

Advancements in tuning for computer-controlled, fuel-injected engines have fundamentally transformed the world of hot rods and even production cars.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Motorsport.com

Hard work on pit road earns Edwards a top-15 finish at Darlington

Carl Edwards visited Darlington Raceway this week for the 11th time in his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career starting the day in 21st position.

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Paddock Talk

Pruett And Rojas Win Tequila Patron Sports Car Showcase At Long Beach

By Brian Bielanski, NASCAR Wire Service LONG BEACH, CALIF. - Chip Ganassi Racing's Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas made it look easy Saturday as they took the checkered flag after leading for almost the entire TUDOR United SportsCar Championship's Tequila PatrA3n Sports Car Showcase at the Long Beach Street Circuit.

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Tribune-Chronicle

Ryan Blaney moving up NASCAR ladder

From his move up the ladder of the NASCAR racing pole to the move out of his parents' house and into his own place, the 20-year-old Blaney is experiencing a wide range of events.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The State

Darlington: A move to Labor Day or off NASCAR's schedule?

Elliott's historic victory came on Labor Day weekend – the choice date of Darlington's Southern 500 for a half century.

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Examiner.com

Bidding gets fast and furious at Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach

Over the past decade, millions of fans have flocked to see the high speed thrills of the Fast and the Furious movie franchise, starring Vin Diesel and Paul Walker.

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