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26Vaughn Gittin Jr. given free rein to drift around Flat Rock Assembly Plant

Having just announced its official sponsorship of the Formula Drift series, Ford (via Ford Racing) released a video with Vaughn Gittin, Jr. and his new 2013 Mustang RTR drift car. The video, titled "2nd Shift Drift," shows him drifting around the property of Ford's Flat Rock Assembly plant where all Mustangs are currently built.

11Ford signs on as official sponsor of Formula Drift for 2013 [w/video]

Whether you follow the sport of drifting or not, you have to admit that it has taken off. Seeing this popularity, Ford has just announced its sponsorship of Formula Drift as an official partner through the 2013 season.

12Vaughn Gittin Jr. reveals 2013 Mustang RTR [w/video]

Last year Formula Drift star Vaughn Gittin Jr. let us go for a quick drive in his 2011 Mustang RTR, and while we were impressed with the styling and price, the harsh suspension tuning and lack of performance options left us wanting. Gittin must have taken our review to heart, as he unveiled the 2013 Mustang RTR today with a new adjustable suspension setup and up to 624 horsepower with an optional supercharger system.

352011 Ford Mustang RTR

Drift On Sunday, Sell On Monday

8The making of Vaughn Gittin Jr's 1969 RTR-X Ford Mustang

Earlier this year, we headed out to California's Willow Springs Raceway to see Vaughn Gittin Jr. play with his 1969 RTR-X Ford Mustang for the very first time. It took just a few minutes for Gittin and his pony car to get acquainted, then it was all sideways action and tire smoke for the next couple of hours.

8Vaughn Gittin Jr. takes his 1969 RTR-X Mustang out to play

Vaughn Gittin Jr's 1969 RTR-X Mustang – Click above for high-res image gallery

22Vaughn Gittin Jr. RTR package available for 2011 Ford Mustang [w/video]

2011 Ford Mustang GT RTR by Vaughn Gittin Jr. – Click above for high-res image gallery

17SEMA Preview: Vaughn Gittin Jr.'s Mustang RTR

Mustang RTR – Click above for high-res image gallery

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