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    Video: Ford pits Cobra Jet versus GRC Fiesta ST, worlds collide

    Racing takes on many forms in the automotive world. There are sanctioned events that are as varied and diverse as NASCAR, Formula One, Global Rallycross and drag racing, and to be good enough to win competitively in one discipline, you need to have a specialized vehicle. Or do you? Ford decided ...

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    Report: Next-gen Ford Cobra Jet development underway, but will it be a Mustang?

    Ford might be stepping away from the NHRA, but it isn't abandoning drag racing altogether. Hot Rod says that Ford confirmed a next-gen Cobra Jet factory drag racer is in the works, but the report also speculates that a new Cobra Jet could switch away from the Mustang nameplate. Even though talk ...

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    Auctions: Mustang Cobra Jet prototype garners $200k for charity at Barrett-Jackson

    A few weeks ago we brought you news of a one-off Mustang Cobra Jet that Ford was donating to charity. The car was set to be auctioned off by Barrett-Jackson in Las Vegas to benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Now that auction has taken place, bringing in an impressive $200,000 for MS ...

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    Auctions: Ford to auction Mustang Cobra Jet prototype for charity [w/video]

    Prototypes developed by major automakers typically remain in said company's custody, but every once in a while, one trickles out into private hands. And that's just what we have here. Ford is donating a one-of-a-kind factory prototype for the 2014 Mustang Cobra Jet that will be auctioned off ...

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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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    Video: Ford Mustang Cobra Jet wheelies with abandon

    Yes, that is a Ford Mustang Cobra Jet with its nose pointed toward the stars and its rear valance on the ground. Marvel at that image while you can, because the car doesn't maintain that posture for long. Once the front tires re-enter the Earth's atmosphere, the situation goes muddy quickly. ...

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    Official: Ford Racing continues the Mustang Cobra Jet program for 2013 with new engine options

    Ford kicked off its turn-key drag racing program with the debut of the Mustang Cobra Jet in 2008, and since then both Dodge and Chevrolet have joined the party with the Mopar Challenger Drag Pak and the recently-introduced COPO Camaro Concept. With the competition from its American counterparts ...

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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 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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    2010 Cobra Jet Mustang hits the drag strip for a test-n-tune [w/VIDEO]

    2010 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet testing - Click above for high-res image gallery or here to watch video
    We learned earlier this summer that Ford Racing would be continuing its Cobra Jet program for the 2010 model year, and the new model has already taken to the strip for a testing session at Milan ...

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    First Drive: Ford Mustang Cobra Jet, watch out for second!

    2008 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet - Click above for high-res gallery
    Saturday afternoon we went for what may have been the shortest and quickest first drive in the history of Autoblog. When we go on a typical first drive with a manufacturer, we get to drive a vehicle around for at least a few hours in a ...

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    Hajek Motorsports attempts to topple 22-year-old NASCAR speed record in E85 Mustang

    Ford Racing FR500C Mustang - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    The current NASCAR top speed record sits at 212.089 mph and was set by Bill Elliot at Talladega Superspeedway in a 1987 Ford Thunderbird. Brent Hajek apparently figures it's about time that 22-year-old record is topped. Next ...

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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: Ford ready to go drag racing with FR500CJ Cobra Jet Mustang

    Click above for high-res gallery of the FR500CJ Cobra Jet Mustang The introduction of Ford's new FR500CJ Cobra Jet Mustang was no surprise, as we have already seen the photos and even video of the purpose-built drag Mustang in action, but we now have full details on the car as well as a few more ...


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