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    Report: Saleen hints at tuning Tesla Model S
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    Saleen has been dropping breadcrumbs about its plans to develop a modified version of the Tesla Model S for a while now, and has finally released the first renderings that show off its changes to the electric sedan. The four renderings indicate a comprehensive makeover for Saleen's Tesla. The ...

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    Official: Saleen Tesla Model S announced as tuner's first EV
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    Saleen has made its name on building some of the meanest modern muscle cars around, which was why it was so surprising when it announced in December that its next project will go electric. Has the famed pony car modifier lost its mind? Or is it right in thinking the performance potential of the ...

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    Official: Saleen announces 'Electric Car Project' with very little detail
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    Saleen may not be the first company you think of when it comes to electric cars. Tire-smoking modified muscle cars, sure, but not so much with the electric cars. That could, however, be about to change. The company best known for tuning Mustangs just announced that plans to develop an electric ...

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    Confirmed: Saleen hints at upcoming 'S8' supercar
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    During the unveiling of its commemorative SA-30 models at the LA Auto Show, Steve Saleen mentioned that his company was working on the development of a new supercar as a followup to the 2000-2004 Saleen S7 (shown above). "We haven't forgotten about the supercar genre," Saleen said. "We are ...

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    Los Angeles: Saleen SA-30 Mustang, Camaro and Challenger help celebrate the big 3-0
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    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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    Video: 2,200-HP Saleen S7 is a goosebump generator on the dyno
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    What does more than 2,200 horsepower sound like? Any of us could guess that an output that gargantuan doesn't enter the world like a gentle breeze, but putting an actual voice to it could require some imagination. That is, unless you happened to have a video of a ridiculously tuned Saleen S7 ...

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    Monterey: 2014 Saleen George Follmer Edition Mustang debuts at Laguna Seca
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    Saleen used the occasion of the race-fueled Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca to announce its new Heritage Collection Lineup. The event was punctuated with the debut of the collection's first member, the 2014 Saleen George Follmer Edition Mustang. Follmer's name ...

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    Official: Saleen 351 announced with 700 HP
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    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
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    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
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    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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    Auctions: SMS Supercars unveils 620 Camaro, auctions first example for charity at Barrett-Jackson
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    When Steve Saleen launched his new company, SMS Supercars, back in 2008, he announced that he would be expanding his portfolio of vehicles to include the muscle car offerings from Chevrolet and Dodge. First up was the 570 and 570X Challenger, followed soon after by the 302 Mustang. Now, Steve ...

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    Saleen announces plans to stop building vehicles by end of 2011
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    2010 Saleen S281 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Revstone Industries, the parent company of Saleen Performance Vehicles, announced today that it will no longer produce vehicles under the Saleen name, although it will continue to produce aftermarket parts through the Saleen ...

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    Auction Action: Steve Saleen's pre-pro Ford GT up for grabs in Monterey
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    Steve Saleen's Ford GT Prototype – Click above for image gallery
    Steve Saleen has apparently gotten it in his mind to auction off his personal Ford GT. While we're not exactly ones to go all star-crossed over a vehicle's ownership history, this particular car is more than a plain vanilla GT ...

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    Quick Spin: 2010 Saleen S281 is the real deal with the wrong engine... for now
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    2010 Saleen S281 - Click above for high-res image gallery
    In the middle of the decade, Saleen was on a roll. The company had just launched its new S281 Mustang based on the S197 platform, the twin-turbo variation of the S7 was underway and Ford had contracted the specialty manufacturer to ...

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    Video: Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG spits in the face of physics
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    Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG set to do the impossible – Click above to view the video after the jump
    Years ago, when reading about the Saleen S7 supercar, our mental jaws were dropped by one particular info-tidbit. Seems as if the ground effects and aerodynamics on the S7 created so much downforce ...

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    First Drive: SMS 570X makes 700 hp, gobs more joy
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    SMS 570X – Click above for high-res image gallery
    During the course of a wide-ranging, more than two-hour long conversation, we asked racing legend, aftermarket impresario and SMS namesake Steve Saleen what's the single most important thing he wants Autoblog readers to know about not only ...

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    SEMA 2009: Saleen officially unveils 2010 S281 Mustang
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    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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    2010 Saleen S281 Mustang fully revealed
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    2010 Saleen S281 Mustang - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    We got a sneak peek of the new 2010-spec Saleen S281 Mustang via Saleen's Flickr page earlier this month, but now we have our first full look of the car thanks to our friend Brad Barnett over at TheMustangSource.com. These ...

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    eBay Find of the Day: Chevrolet C5 Corvette-based Saleen S7 replica roadster
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    C5 Corvette based Saleen S7 replica - click above image for hi-res gallery
    Steve Saleen's Saleen S7 is a totally bespoke, hand built superduper hypercar that in twin-turbo, 750 horsepower, 700 pound-feet of torque form could go about 250 mph. And it was capable of generating enough downforce to ...

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    2010 Saleen S281 Mustang teased ahead of SEMA debut
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    2010 Saleen S281 Mustang Preview - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    Newly formed Saleen Performance Vehicles released their first 2010-based Mustang, the 435S, this past summer, but the lack of any significant design upgrades left us wanting something a little more. We knew an S281 model ...

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