Also, what the hell is Elon Musk doing?
This Mustang would be cool even without the Bullitt connection
This year's Detroit Auto Show may have been big on trucks thanks to the reveal of the 2019 Ram 1500, 2019 Chevy Silverado and 2019 Ford Ranger, but the biggest surprise was arguably the return of the Ford Mustang Bullitt. Think of the Bullitt as a pumped-up Mustang GT with a touch of retro styling. Until now, all we've seen is the wonderful Highland Green color, but thanks to some spy shots we have our first look at the car's other color, Shadow Black.
It's more than just style.
The 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt will be available this summer. It builds off of an awesome heritage and adds more power. Pricing will be available soon. Here is our story on the 2018 Bullitt Mustang. And here is our story on the original 1968 Bullitt Mustang movie car, which has been found after 40 years and is on display alongside its namesake. More coverage of NAIAS 2018 is here.
A horsepower bump is the least obvious change.
This on top of the likely Barrett-Jackson auction Jan. 19.
The car doesn't have any images, nor much identifying information.
It could include some minor performance upgrades.
The car does look like a Bullitt Mustang.
It's difficult to say for certain if this is real.
This week's episode is all about movie cars.
The famed and respected expert on the authenticity of vintage Fords has examined the car and is "100 percent sure it’s authentic."
The evidence is thin, and so's the story, but it's compelling.
Are two of the Mustang's iconic special models set for a return?
Right now conditions are far from ideal for motoring in most parts of the country. If you're stuck inside with some time to kill, these classic films should help satiate your need to hoon.
Recreating the famous chase scene from Bullitt has become almost an art form in its own right. We've seen it done in a music video, with scale models and even in commercials. There are few films that are as defined by a single scene as the 1968 classic. Even if you don't know a single beat of the plot, the Highland Green Ford Mustang racing a Dodge Charger through the hilly streets of San Francisco is famous. It's so well known that the Silverstone Classic has created a homage to promote its cel
Ford has a long history of offering special editions of its legendary Mustang. One of the most vaunted of those trim packages, though, has only been offered twice. The first time was in 2001, and then again in 2008. Yes, we're talking about the Bullitt.