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Old 07-02-2013, 11:35 AM   #1
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Build Blog of 2.0L Turbo ST Powered Fox Mustang

This looks like it could be fun!

http://www.latemodelrestoration.com/...ect-Ugly-Horse







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Old 07-02-2013, 11:38 AM   #2
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Looks pretty sweet! I hope he leaves the paint alone!
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Old 07-02-2013, 11:46 AM   #3
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This. Is. Amazing.

It's like a mix between the SVO and the upcoming 2015 2.3L Mustang.
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Old 07-02-2013, 01:00 PM   #4
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Late model isn't building it... It's an autoblog contributor. But yeah, very cool.
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Old 07-02-2013, 02:35 PM   #5
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that's awesome
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Simply amazing.

The full autoblog is a great read. I highly recommend it:

http://www.autoblog.com/tag/ugly+horse/

Cant wait to see it running.
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Old 07-02-2013, 08:08 PM   #7
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That gas tank looks like a recall in waiting ...


I wonder what possessed them to use a 4 and not something else/bigger?
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Old 07-02-2013, 08:23 PM   #8
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i believe they left off trying to find a transmission to bolt up to it and just put subframe connectors on it. i've been keeping up w/ this build =)
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Old 07-03-2013, 09:33 AM   #9
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It was his family's car. Was off the road, when he got it. He's spending quite a small fortune on it.
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I wonder what possessed them to use a 4 and not something else/bigger?
Ford gave it to them . 5.0 swaps (both old and new) have been done on Foxbody's before, so this is something entirely unique.

This build had much lower aspirations in the early days, then some sponsors got involved and the scope of the project increased tremendously.
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