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    Report: Saleen says it's out of money, owes millions

    Saleen Automotive is best known for building hot numbers including countless tuned Ford Mustang muscle cars, and more recently, for offering a custom version of the Tesla Model S. Unfortunately, the company needs a huge infusion of cash even faster than its cars if it wants to stay on the road ...

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    Auctions: eBay Find Of The Day: 1988 Saleen Ford Mustang General Tire 21R race car

    Saleen may be making headlines these days for working on the Tesla Model S, but its history and bread-and-butter is all about the Ford Mustang. The rear-wheel-drive Dearborn pony cars singlehandedly put the company on the map in the '80s. Founder Steve Saleen was already a talented American ...

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    Teased: Saleen previews new 302 Mustang

    The introduction of a new generation of a model like the Ford Mustang may be exciting enough in its own right for enthusiasts, but that's just the tip of the proverbial iceberg, because you know that Ford itself as well as numerous aftermarket tuners will soon follow up with even more desirable ...

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    Los Angeles: Saleen SA-30 Mustang, Camaro and Challenger help celebrate the big 3-0

    After 30 years of tuning performance cars and building racecars, Saleen is celebrating its racing heritage with a limited-production car line called SA-30. Based on the Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger, Saleen will only build 10 of each SA-30 model at a base price of ...

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    Official: Saleen 351 announced with 700 HP

    With Steve Saleen back at the helm of his namesake automaker, another recognizable name is reappearing in the Saleen sports car lineup. As previewed by the above rendering at the LA Auto Show, the Saleen 351 returns after a 13-year absence with 700 horsepower under the hood – take that ...

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    Report: Saleen still keen to resurrect S5S supercar

    There are many names you could associate with Mustang tuning, but few are as iconic as Steve Saleen. The American tuner extraordinaire made a name for himself tweaking the Ford muscle coupe under the Saleen brand until he left his own company to start SMS Supercars. But now that the two have been ...

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    Official: Steve Saleen reacquires Saleen name and brand

    Steve Saleen is back to feeling himself again. That's because he's once again at the helm of the the marque that bears his name. As you may recall, the racer and performance part guru walked away from the Saleen brand empire he nurtured for 23 years back in 2007. The Saleen brand was then sold to ...

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    SEMA 2009: Saleen officially unveils 2010 S281 Mustang

    2010 Saleen S281 Mustang - Click above for high-res image gallery
    After a few teasers photos via Flickr, Saleen Performance Vehicles has finally given us our first live view of its 2010 S281 Mustang. Those initial pictures showed lots of potential, and our positive first impressions were ...

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    Transformers "Barricade" Saleen Mustang sold at auction for $36,000

    One of three "Barricade" Saleen Mustangs produced for Transformers – Click above for gallery
    For better or worse, not all of us can be Sam Witwicky, swapping spit with Megan Fox and attempting to foil galactic evil robots taking the form of common automobiles. But then, there's nothing ...

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    Will the real Saleen please stand up? Saleen Performance Vehicles unveils 2010 435S Mustang

    2010 Saleen 435S Mustang - Click above for image gallery
    Just days after a lawsuit was filed against it by Steve Saleen for the use of his name, MJ Acquisitions has launched its first Mustang model under the new company Saleen Performance Vehicles. The initial offering seems to be fairly light on ...

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    What's In a Name? SMS Supercars files suit against MJ Acquisitions for use of Saleen name

    The drama that is Saleen entered a new chapter yesterday with the announcement that Steve Saleen's new company, SMS Supercars, has filed a lawsuit against MJ Acquisitions, which purchased assets from Saleen, Inc. including the right to produce the 'S' line and Racecraft Mustangs, as well as the ...

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    Ah, the memories! Saleen's Irvine assembly plant remembered in pictures

    Click above for a high-res gallery of Saleen's Irvine assembly plant In addition to the sunshine, warm weather and availability of good driving roads, one of the biggest benefits of living in Southern California is the proximity of automotive related businesses. Dozens of tuners, manufacturers, hot ...

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    Saleen Automotive up for sale

    Saleen is much more than just hot-rodded Mustangs and S7 supercars, and now, it's also for sale. Founder Steve Saleen departed in 2007, deciding that it might be more interesting to try and import a Chinese pickup truck for Chamco, and starting up a new performance company, SMS. Saleen's eponymous ...

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    eBay Find of the Day: twin-turbo Saleen Parnelli Jones Mustang

    Click above for a larger image of the twin-turbo Saleen Parnelli Jones Mustang There's a special place in our hearts for the Saleen Parnelli Jones Mustang. After a week in the Autoblog Garage we fell in love with the wonderful 302-ci V8, amazingly sharp handling, and Trans-Am inspired looks. If we ...

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    First Ride: 2009 Saleen Dark Horse Mustang

    Click above for high-res gallery of the Saleen Dark Horse
    "A dark horse, which had never been thought of, and which the careless St. James had never even observed on the list, rushed past the grandstand in sweeping triumph." Beautiful words from the quotable Benjamin Disraeli, and inspiration ...

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    Saleen to launch "Dark Horse" Mustang

    Click above for a high resolution image With the 2010 Ford Mustang set to be unveiled in November, time is running out for tuners to put out special edition Mustangs. Saleen seems to have saved its best for last and will be unveiling a "Dark Horse" Mustang next week. The super-Stang will ...

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    Saleen Gurney Edition Mustang arrives at dealers

    Click above for high-res gallery of the Dan Gurney SS Mustang's arrival It's been just a few months since Saleen announced its Dan Gurney Signature Series Mustang at the New York Auto Show in April, but the limited edition Mustang has already hit showroom floors. Apparently the car at the show was ...

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    Five-Oh fanatics: Saleen now offering 302 crate engines

    Click on the image to enlarge We're rather pleased that Saleen has seen fit to offer their excellent 302 cubic inch V8 as a crate engine. Having driven several Mustangs equipped with the powerplant , we feel qualified to say that this is an engine more than worthy of carrying on the 5.0 legacy. If ...

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    New York 2008: Dan Gurney gives stamp of approval for new Signature Edition Saleen Mustang

    Click above for high-res gallery of the Saleen Gurney Signature Edition Saleen doesn't seem to be missing a beat in its first year without Steve Saleen at the helm. It has released several new Mustangs including the Patriot Edition, Sterling Edition, H302 Supercharged and 620-hp S302 Extreme that ...

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    Saleen celebrates 25th anniversary with SA-25 Sterling Edition Mustang

    Click above for the high resolution image It's hard to believe that it's been 25 years since Steve Saleen first founded Saleen Autosport. The company has made a profound impact on the Mustang world since then, producing some of the highest performing Mustangs on the market. The company has a ...


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