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    Official: 2014 Ford Cobra Jet announced with new colors, parachute mount

    Ford's drag-strip-ready Mustang Cobra Jet is back for 2014, and it's sporting a few changes to make it even better – both in competition and while sitting still. Rolling off the assembly line ready for duty in the NHRA Stock or Super Stock classes, production of the 2014 Cobra Jet is ...

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    SEMA: Ford Racing debuts twin-turbo Mustang Cobra Jet Concept [w/video]

    Last year at SEMA, Chevrolet absolutely stole the show with its COPO Camaro Concept. Not to be upstaged by their Bowtie counterparts, the boys over at the Blue Oval have countered with the car you see here, the Mustang Cobra Jet Concept. Built by Ford Racing and based on the 2013 Mustang Cobra ...

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    Video: Watch a COPO Camaro in the 8s out of the box

    If this YouTube video is to be believed, then Chevrolet definitely did not forget to put the FAST in the COPO Camaro. Car number three and its 327-cubic-inch engine topped with the 4.0-liter blower ran what looks like an 8.88-second quarter-mile at the strip, out of the box. That puts it at the ...

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    Video: COPO Camaros start delivery, hear them roar

    Back in March, we told you that Chevrolet was actually going to build the Whitesnake-level-awesome COPO Camaro after the drag-ready Camaro was showed off at SEMA as a concept. The first four COPO Camaros have filed out of the COPO Assembly Facility. COPO numbers 3, 5, 7 and 9 were rolled onto ...

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    Report: Chevy Camaro to get Ford Mustang Cobra Jet competitor?

    Word has it that General Motors may be out to finally counter the Ford Mustang Cobra Jet and Dodge Challenger Drag Pak. Until now, Ford and Dodge enjoyed nearly unhindered dominance of the turn-key dragster market, but LSXTV is reporting that GM is planning to unveil its answer at this year's ...

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    Spy Shots: Ford Mustang dragster mule caught brandishing gargantuan hood scoop

    Our spy photographers have trained their expensive camera lenses on something very interesting. Caught running around one of Ford's private test tracks, this Mustang is clearly set to live life a quarter mile at a time. Out back sits a pair of massive Hoosier slicks, while up front, a set of ...

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    Ford delivers 2012 Mustang Cobra Jet racers, lays claim to quickest production car [w/video]

    We're all for an event that culminates with the serving of cake, especially when the sweet stuff is delivered in tandem with supercharged Mustang coupes built especially for drag racing. Ford recently threw a party at the Auto Alliance Mustang factory in Flat Rock, MI to celebrate the official ...

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    Ford Racing officially announces the 2012 Mustang Cobra Jet

    2012 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Last week it was leaked that Ford would be bringing its purpose-built drag racer, the Cobra Jet, back for another year in 2012. Today Ford made it official by revealing the car at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) show in ...

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    2012 Mustang Cobra Jet specs revealed

    2010 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Ford has yet to officially announce the 2012 Mustang Cobra Jet, but the full details on the car are apparently now available thanks to a Puerto Rican Ford dealer that published the specifications early on their website. The car, ...

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    VIDEO: 2010 Ford Mustang FR500CJ catches air

    2010 Ford Mustang FR500CJ testing - Click above to watch the video after the jump
    Testing is well underway on the 2010 version of the Cobra Jet Mustang, and from the looks of this new video released by Ford Racing, things are going very well. During a recent test of a development model with the ...

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    Ford Racing announces plans for 2010 Mustang Cobra Jet

    2009 Ford Mustang FR500CJ Cobra Jet - Click above for high-res gallery
    At last year's SEMA show, Ford unveiled the latest Mustang to join the Ford Racing stable, the FR500CJ Cobra Jet. The purpose-built drag racer came standard with go-fast parts from the Ford Racing catalog, including a 400 ...

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    Ford Mustang Cobra Jet rumbles off the assembly line

    Click above to view the first Cobra Jet coming off the assembly line
    The name "Cobra Jet" may remind some of an unfortunate Sam Jackson film, but to Mustang and drag racing enthusiasts it refers to the latest addition to the pony-car family, the Mustang FR500CJ. The drag-racing version of the ...

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    SEMA 2008: Cobra Jet Mustang arrives straight from dragstrip, 400-hp figure explained

    Click above for high-res gallery of live shots of the FR500CJ Cobra Jet Mustang Ford apparently brought the FR500CJ Cobra Jet Mustang to SEMA straight from one of its testing sessions, because there was still plenty of shredded Goodyear rubber lining the fenders behind the rear wheels. The graphics ...

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    VIDEO: Ford Racing tests FR500CJ "Cobra Jet" Mustang

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    Back in the first Ponycar era, a Ford Mustang packed with a Cobra Jet V8 was a mighty drag strip warrior. Better still was the Super Cobra Jet, augmenting the CJ's enhanced breathing with a stouter lower end. Either way, a 428-powered Mustang would tear ...

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    Romeo 605 blown 5.4L crate engine appears in Ford Racing catalog

    Ford Racing has added a new toy to the catalog, the Romeo 605 crate engine. As the name implies this one is built at Ford's Romeo MI engine plant alongside the the other 5.4L supercharged V8s used in the Mustang GT500. This fully dressed crate engine forms the basis of the Shelby Super Snake and ...

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    Money for nuthin'?: Musclecar VIN Decoder

    Musclecar collecting is as speculative as the oil market. Prices on the same model can vary as much as 1000% depending on how they are optioned. HEMI, Boss, Shelby, RS/SS, Z/28, COPO, Cobra Jet, L89. To the musclecar enthusiast, these legendary nomenclatures are musclecar gold. With the vast array ...


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