2012 Ford Mustang GT

Started on April 13, 2016, 2:09 p.m.

The Mustang has pretty much always been a great bang for the buck, and it fit the bill perfectly for our next project objective: competing in SCCA Classic American Muscle and Street Touring Pony autocross competition, as well as Optima Ultimate Street Car competitions.

2012 Ford Mustang GT Specs

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Body type:Coupe
Country of origin:United States
Displacement:4951cc
Stock horsepower:412 bhp
Torque:390 lb.-ft
Engine configuration:V-8
Transmission:6-speed manual
Drivetrain configuration:Rear-wheel drive
Brakes:disc/disc
Body width:None in.
Curb weight:3603 lbs.
Wheelbase:None in.
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Latest Project Updates

Feb 21, 2017

Project Mustang: An Effort to Standalone

Feb 21, 2017

We put an AEM engine management system in our Mustang.

Jan 3, 2017

Project Mustang GT: Braking up is not so hard

Jan 3, 2017

We find a brake system with less weight and more stopping power.

Dec 20, 2016

Project Mustang: Oil Change Time

Dec 20, 2016

How do you select the oil for your car?

Dec 13, 2016

Project Mustang: Ride the Lightening

Dec 13, 2016

Our Mustang autocrosser goes on a diet.

Dec 6, 2016

Project CAM Mustang Travels to PRI

Dec 6, 2016

Meet the project in person in Indianapolis.

Sep 14, 2016

Project Mustang Attacks SCCA Solo Nationals

Sep 14, 2016

We drove our autocross car 3000 miles in its round-trip to Solo Nationals.

Aug 25, 2016

Awesome New Exhaust Headers on Project Mustang

Aug 25, 2016

How much power does a set of headers really free up?

Aug 10, 2016

Project Mustang Attends Huge Muscle Car Autocross

Aug 10, 2016

We're headed to the biggest muscle car autocross ever.

Jul 29, 2016

Watch it: How To Upgrade Your Mustang's Rear Gears

Jul 29, 2016

Want to improve acceleration with upgraded rear gears on your Mustang? Here's how.

Jul 12, 2016

Automatic Heel-Toe?

Jul 12, 2016

We're testing Auto-Blip on our Mustang

Jul 5, 2016

A Firsthand Look Under Our Project Mustang

Jul 5, 2016

Join us as we explain the advantages of our new rear suspension setup.

Jun 29, 2016

Getting Our Mustang's Rear End in Line

Jun 29, 2016

Learn how a Watt's link reigns in the rear end of a solid axle car.

May 3, 2016

Mustang Suspension Upgrade Extravaganza

May 3, 2016

Our project Mustang GT receives a host of suspension upgrades courtesy of Steeda.

Apr 19, 2016

Our Mustang Gets a Splitter

Apr 19, 2016

Our project Mustang GT gets measured for a splitter.

Apr 13, 2016

Project Mustang Begins

Apr 13, 2016

Meet our latest project: a 2012 Mustang GT.

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2012 Ford Mustang GT Specs

Body type:Coupe
Country of origin:United States
Displacement:4951cc
Stock horsepower:412 bhp
Torque:390 lb.-ft
Engine configuration:V-8
Transmission:6-speed manual
Drivetrain configuration:Rear-wheel drive
Brakes:disc/disc
Body width:None in.
Curb weight:3603 lbs.
Wheelbase:None in.

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