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ESPN: Ford submits Mustang for 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup approval

by Jeff Glucker (RSS feed) on Feb 15th, 2011 at 1:29PM

Forget the Fusion, Ford is making a move to bring the Mustang to Nascar's Sprint Cup Series. Ford has informed NASCAR decisionmakers that it wishes to begin racing the Mustang in the highest level of left-turning motorsports. Replacing the Fusion is a process that could take all year, and Ford is required to show that the Mustang is a competitive equal to the cars it will race against. The reason behind the move is that Ford wants to show fans they can buy a car right off the showroom floor that mimics the one they watch every weekend on TV. As fans of the roundy round are already... Read More

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