And you thought only Lamborghini could make cars inspired by airplanes. Ford has teamed up with EAA (Experimental Aircraft Association) to offer a one-of-a-kind AirVenture Mustang that will be unveiled this Sunday at AirVenture 2008. The Ford Mustang AV8R will be auctioned off at the event to benefit a youth program.
The special-edition Mustang was developed by Ford Racing which took a Mustang GT and added Satin Silver matte paint with Black Gloss accents, a glass roof, upgraded from and rear fascias with integrated an spoiler and Shelby GT500 wheels. Ford Racing also added a handling package, a supercharged and tuned exhaust that helps the 4.6L V8 generate 400 horsepower.
If your interested on bidding on the Mustang AV8R you can contact Matt Miller 1-800-236-1025 for details about the July 31 auction. The proceeds will help provide scholarships for youngster interested in a aviation carrer.
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