Tag: Ford

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The World’s First Carbon-Fiber-Bodied 1967 Shelby GT500CR Mustang Announced

The World’s First Carbon-Fiber-Bodied 1967 Shelby GT500CR Mustang Announced

As if Eleanor wasn’t cool enough, Classic Recreations has taken the iconic Shelby to the next step. Based out of Oklahoma, Classic Recreations expertly builds officially-licensed Ford and Shelby American continuation cars and restorations. But to bring the body of the car to a new paradigm in the design world, SpeedKore Performance Group out of...

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Introducing the Purpose-Built All-Electric Ford Mustang Cobra Jet 1400

Introducing the Purpose-Built All-Electric Ford Mustang Cobra Jet 1400

Cover your eyes, purists, this might hurt. Everyone else, don’t bother with ear plugs. This drag demon is harmless to your hearing. Drag strips are inherently loud and aromatic in the best way. That’s why we love them, isn’t it? If the bleachers aren’t rattling like metal maracas, the cars need to be louder. Roaring...

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SEMA: The Show Must Go On

SEMA: The Show Must Go On

LACar guest editor, Don Taylor, here gives us his thoughts on how the most important automotive industry aftermarket event of the year can safely go on … even in these challenging times! THE SHOW MUST GO ON! For just about everyone in the automotive industry, the SEMA Show is the largest gathering of the tribe,...

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Letters of Acceptance Issued for Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Letters of Acceptance Issued for Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

WeatherTech Raceway will host this annual event which will boast thirteen run groups this year. One way to know if the car you own has extreme historical significance is by receiving an elusive invite to the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. A 12-person team debates on which vehicles are worthy of that invite, which brings together...

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“DRIVEN” Premieres on Discovery Channel

“DRIVEN” Premieres on Discovery Channel

Galpin Auto Sports’s Beau Boeckman, custom car builder Dave Shuten, and “Mad Mike” Martin team up to resurrect legendary cars in Discovery’s latest car culture series. If you’re a fan of Fords, you know Galpin Ford. Galpin had other top-ranked dealerships including Aston Martin, Mazda, and Volkswagen to name a few — but enthusiasts know...

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Ford Teams Up With GE, 3M, UAW to Mass Produce Medical Equipment

Ford Teams Up With GE, 3M, UAW to Mass Produce Medical Equipment

This large partnership will speed up production of respirators, ventilators and face shields. Reminiscent of World War II, the automotive manufacturing industry has screeched to a halt. But the massive factories do not lie dormant. In 1942, car factories switched over to producing exclusively war vehicles and equipment. Now in 2020, we are fighting a...

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70th Annual Sacramento Autorama Once Again Displays Extraordinary Automobiles

70th Annual Sacramento Autorama Once Again Displays Extraordinary Automobiles

1936 Ford wins Custom d’Elegance award, 1949 Mercury Custom wins King of Kustoms award. Over 500 world-class custom vehicles dominated the floors at the Sacramento Autorama this year at the Cal Expo Fairgrounds in Sacramento, California. Touted as one of the world’s longest running indoor car shows, the Autorama handed out over 400 individual awards....

 

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