A jury in a Kanawha County, West Virginia court found Ford Motor Co. at fault and ordered the automaker to pay out $7 million to the family of a victim who died in a crash involving her 2014 Mustang and a pickup truck in March 2016. The victim, 19-year-old Breanna Bumgarner, became trapped inside her Mustang after a 1989 Toyota pickup driven by Anna Errickson, who was a minor at the time, veered over the centerline on U.S. 33 and struck the A-pillar area of the Ford at 59 mph, the lawsuit reportedly stated.
Over-the-air software updates aren't just helpful for adding features over time. This new bit of car tech can also help fix vehicles that have been recalled without ever having to approach a dealership. And that's what we'll see with Ford's latest recall, which involves 464 examples of the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E electric crossover.
Fewer than 500 cars are potentially impacted, and the fix is possible via a free over-the-air software update. According to the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), some 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E electric crossovers could have a software issue. The issue may lead to unintended acceleration, unintended deceleration, and/or a loss of power.
One of the rarest of all Mustangs—one of 23 used in the Ford Motor Company Wonder Rotunda during the 1964–65 New York World’s Fair—“time traveled” millions of miles to reach Mecum’s Indianapolis Auction. And you wouldn’t know by looking at its odometer.
Supercars wants to begin formal aero homologation of its Gen3 cars in September, however that will depend on the global launch of the new Ford Mustang. Autosport understands September has been earmarked for the VCAT testing process that will determine the final aero package for both the Camaro and Mustang Supercars.
The world first saw the sixth-generation (S550) Ford Mustang in late 2013; it's replacement could debut ten years later. Car and Driver surveyed the changes and holdovers we might see on the coming S650 Mustang, writing that the new car could debut on April 17, 2023.
Hertz and Shelby American are taking the concept of "driving it like a rental" to a whole new level, teaming up to offer the insane 900-plus-horsepower 2022 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500-H for rent at select Hertz airport locations. The three-year partnership between the brands also includes a run of 2022 Mustang Shelby GT-H fastbacks and convertibles with more civilized specs.
1986 Ford Mustang SSP Police Car Exterior 1986 Ford Mustang SSP Police Car Interior Before the Mach-E, a number of Mustang police cars were used back in the day. When talking about police cars in the US, the most prominent name would be the Crown Victoria. But that doesn't mean that government agencies weren't keen on getting more powerful machines for law enforcement.
Smitten couple arrived in Mustang for intimate wedding at Gretna Green A KISS changed the lives of a lovestruck couple who eloped to Scotland for an intimate ceremony with their nearest and dearest. Paul Wood, 49, a mechanical engineer, and Inge Thatcher, 52, who works in emergency services, tied the knot in Gretna Green before heading to the Lake District.
I was sitting in my Ford Mustang in the car park outside a Co-Op after giving a talk a local Probus Club. Two elderly ladies came out of the supermarket with their shopping bags and spent a couple of minutes walking round the car oohing and aahing at the Mustang’s flared wheel arches, two-tone paint job and its four exhausts.
Seven students travelling onboard the school bus were sent to hospital to be treated for their injuries Video captures moment car crashes into Albuquerque school bus, flipping students A new video released by the Albuquerque Police Department this week captured the terrifying moment a racing car crashed into a school bus full of middle school students, forcing it to roll over on its side as the children were launched in the air.
Terrifying moment street racer, 49, slams his Mustang into school bus at 110mph in New Mexico and sends children FLYING
Shocking footage shows the moment nearly two-dozen children are flung out of their seats when a street-racing Mustang rams into the side of a school bus Seven children were hospitalized after the Albuquerque crash on February 23 - two had serious leg injuries, and one needed surgery for a pelvis fracture
THE passenger in a pink Ford Mustang stopped on the M6 has pleaded guilty to a drug offence at court. Officers discovered large quantities of MDMA tablets, thought to have a street value of between £250k and £500k. The 39-year-old denied charges of possession with intent and conspiring to supply class A drugs.
It all comes down to chassis rigidity as the Predator V8 is simply too powerful for a roofless Mustang. If you’re waiting for an S550 GT500 Convertible it may be time to settle for the coupe. In an interview with Ford Authority, representatives from Ford confirmed that there will not be a GT500 convertible.
Edward writes: Not sure if this is the type of question you are looking for, but here it is. (We answer just about every question here at Piston Slap! – SM) I am considering buying a used Mustang convertible. I am interested in your comments on the V-6 engine vs. the four-cylinder turbo engine.
Richard even has some comments on the Stig's Porsche 911 Turbo. Richard Hammond of The Grand Tour and Drive Tribe recently took a look at some influencer cars to see what’s going on with some of the internet’s most popular automotive influencers. What Hammond discovered were a mixed bag of heavily modified exotics and questionable engine swaps.
GALLERY: Mustang muscle car gets stranded on Burnham beach THIS is the moment a group of holidaymakers came to the rescue after a Mustang GT sports car got stuck on Burnham-on-Sea beach. The American muscle car was seen stranded the beach on the evening of Saturday, April 2.
Supply chain misery has claimed two more victims, and this time they’re competitors. Both Ford and General Motors now have to halt production for the Mustang and Camaro, respectively, because of supply chain woes. Fox Business reports both companies are suspending production at their Michigan assembly plants.
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