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Georgia Ford dealer will build you a new F-150 Lightning, and it will kick up smoke

Since exiting production in 2004, the Ford F-150 Lightning has become a fond memory of not only Ford fans, but truck enthusiasts at large. Ford's decision to replace the Lightning with the F-150 Raptor has left a noticeable absence of high-performance pickups built for straight-line speed. Pioneer Ford, based in Bremen, Georgia, remedied that with its own...

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Ken Block says twin-turbo 1,400-hp Hoonicorn is frightening

Horsepower is a dangerous thing. Fast may be fun, but it can also be pretty darn scary. 1,400 horsepower? That's "frightening," according to Ken Block. The star rally driver used the adjective to describe his Hoonicorn, which is based on a vintage Ford Mustang body. In conjunction with his upcoming Climbkhana at Colorado's Pikes Peak, the team installed a...

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Liberty Walk wide-body Ford Mustang almost ready for its debut

Liberty Walk is not at all shy at attempting to add a wide-body kit to a car. The Japanese tuning shop has kits designed for a wide variety of cars ranging from the obvious, such as the Nissan GT-R and Toyota 86, to the more exotic, such as the Lamborghini Aventador and Ferrari 488 GTB. The latest kit being cooked up by Liberty Walk is for the Ford Mustang...

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Ford taps Mahindra for Indian expansion

India is often touted as the next China but apart from a similar population, currently at well over a billion people, there isn't much else to compare. China has invested heavily in infrastructure and manufacturing over the past few decades, and this in turn has attracted plenty of foreign investment and helped build up a sizable middle class keen on...

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Ford dealer builds its own 650-horsepower F-150 Lightning

Remember the Ford F-150 SVT Lightning? The performance pickup lasted through two generations of the F-150 but eventually bowed out with the arrival of the 2004 model, never to return. That is, until now. This Lightning isn't built by Ford, though. It's a tribute truck built by the dealership Pioneer Ford of Bremen, Georgia, and it has a stout...

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Ford loves patents and just added one for active thigh support

Ford has been on quite the patent kick as of late. The Blue Oval has recently filed patents for odd steering wheels, an interesting integrated bike rack, a system for a removable steering wheel and pedal box, and even a self-leveling cupholder. Ford is looking to bring some innovative new features to its cars, that much is clear. The latest patent shows...

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A Ford Ranger Raptor is coming

Put away your coffee because you're not going to need it this morning. One watch of Ford's teaser video for the first-ever Ranger Raptor is enough to get your heart rate jumping. That's right. A Ranger Raptor is coming. It's due to go on sale in Australia and other Asia Pacific nations in calendar year 2018, and while it's not...

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