The all-electric Genesis GV60 arrived in the US during May, complete with Face Connect and a Crystal Sphere, but how does it stack up against other EVs? Hagerty wanted to find out, so they pit it against the Tesla Model Y, BMW iX, Ford Mach-E GT, and then a bonus C7 Corvette for comparison purposes.
Hennessey’s Venom 1000 might be faster, but the 2024 Ford Mustang Dark Horse is touted as the most track-capable Mustang yet, thanks to a specially modified 5.0-liter V8 generating 500hp. More specifically, a 5.0-liter Coyote V8 engine that has been specially modified with piston connecting rods first introduced in the Ford Performance Mustang Shelby GT500, along with a dual throttle-body intake design to improve engine breathing.
Remember the RB26-powered Mustang from ‘The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift’? Well, automotive enthusiast TJ Hunt has built his own Ford Mustang GT350 Fastback powered by a Nissan GT-R engine. First, he needed to acquire an RB26DETT engine from a friend before spending a year modifying and reinforcing its internals.
What happens when you combine a 2006 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor with a Rolls-Royce Meteor V12 engine designed for tanks as well as the Spitfire fighter aircraft? The Meteor Interceptor of course. Its 27L V12 engine is now Borg-Warner S500 SX turbocharged that is capable of producing up to 2,500 hp and 3,800 lb-ft of torque, mated to a TH400 gearbox.
Priced from $209,995 (vehicle not included) and limited to 10-units per model year for 2020-2022, the Shelby GT500 Code Red will quickly become a highly prized collector’s item. The highlight of this package is its FHP Twin Turbo System, which boosts the 5.2L V8 to 1,300 hp and 1,000 lb-ft of torque when filled when E85 flex fuel.
Next Level Racing’s GTElite Ford GT Edition simulator brings the racetrack experience home, starting with its signature Ford blue anodized finish, alongside the Ford GT logo and hallmark stripes. It perfectly complements the ES1 Seat Ford GT Edition, complete custom blue seat belts, and bespoke Ford GT logo embossed on the headrest.
Now that you’ve seen flame-throwing James Bond headlights, check out the new Ford High-Resolution headlights, which can project directions, speed limits or weather information directly onto the road so the driver’s gaze can remain fixed on the path ahead. In places where road markings aren’t clear, a crosswalk could even be projected onto the road, both for the view of the driver and the pedestrian.
The 2023 Ford F-150 Lightning Pro SSV is the world’s first purpose-built electric pickup truck for police. Not only will this vehicle help lower costs, drive efficiency and accelerate customers’ sustainability goals, but also includes police-grade heavy-duty cloth seats, built-in steel intrusion plates as well as roof-mounted LED warning beacons.
Recharging an EV at public stations is not the easiest of tasks for the mobility impaired, but the Ford robot charging station aims to change that. Once parked, users will be able to operate the robot using their smartphone from inside their vehicle. This project is currently being tested to develop hands-free charging solutions for electric vehicles and fully automatic charging for autonomous vehicles.
You’ve probably seen Ken Block’s 1400HP Hoonicorn Ford Mustang race a few cars before, but now, you can own a miniature version of it. That’s right, Team Associated managed to recreate a 1:10 scale version of the car on its Apex2 R/C chassis. It measures 18 inches long (458 mm) and 7.87 in. (200 mm) wide, making it small enough to easily transport.