Tuesday, August 17, 2010

1971 GTO "Judge" For Sale

The 1971 GTO Judge was based on the LeMans Sport which included all LeManns equipment. The 1971 Judge had an exclusive Endura front end treatment with a special scooped hood. The GTO Judge was equipped with a 400 cubic inch V-8 engine that developed 300 horsepower. Equipped this way the 1971 GTO Judge could do 14.4 seconds in the 1/4 mile at 98 MPH. Also available was a 455 cubic inch 355 horsepower engine. Adding all options to the price the hard top sold for $3,840.00. A very rare convertible sold for $4,070.00. Only 17 1971 Judge ragtops were produced.

Monday, August 16, 2010

Ford Brings Back The Mustang Boss 302

It has been reported that the Ford Motor Co. is reaching back 42 years to dust off one of its most famous Mustangs - The Boss 302. Ford first produced the Boss 302 in 1968. The new Boss 302 is reported to have new performance parts, a fancy paint job and the famous name. The 2011 will compete with the Chevy Camaro.

Ford hopes to sell this modern Muscle Cars to the serious weekend track racers who want a car they can also drive to work. The Boss 302 will have a stiffer body, enhanced areodynamics and higher revving V-8 engines. In additional it will have a better air intake and revised cam shaft that will boost the horsepower to 440. The new Mustang will have 19 inch racing wheels and tires.