Michael Johnson
Associate Editor, 5.0 Mustangs & Super Fords
December 7, 2009

That weekend, Randy and Alan attended a Fun Ford event at Commerce, Georgia, so Randy could make his debut. "I've made a ton of friends and had so many good times owning this car," Randy says. "This is the only 'impulse' purchase I have made," Randy adds, "And I wouldn't change a thing."

5.0 Tech Specs
Engine and Drivetrain
Block Stock
Crankshaft Stock
Rods Stock
Pistons Stock
Camshafts Stock
Cylinder Heads Stock
Intake Manifold Whipple
Throttle Body Accufab single-blade
Mass Air SCT Big Air 2800, Lightning Force Performance Powerstack filter and polished inlet pipe
Power Adder Whipple 2.3-liter supercharger, 3 1/2-inch upper pulley; Lightning Force Performance 4-pound lower pulley, Supertanker intercooler reservoir and dual-pass heat exchanger, 19 pounds of boost, Edelbrock 50hp dry nitrous kit with NOS solenoids and a remote bottle opener
Fuel System Stock fuel pump, rails, and lines; Siemens-Deka 60-lb/hr injectors; Kenne Bell Boost-A-pump
Exhaust Bassani Xhaust mid-length headers with corresponding X-shape crossover, Magnaflow mufflers, Bullitt-style tailpipes
Transmission Tremec T56 w/Stage 2 build kit; SPEC Stage 3+ clutch and flywheel w/light pedal requirement option and MGW shifter
Rearend Stock IRS, 3.55 gears, IRS brace

Electronics
Engine Management Stock EEC-V with SCT software
Ignition Stock, NGK TR5 spark plugs
Gauges Auto Meter Lunar boost, fuel pressure, and water temperature gauges; Innovate Motorsports LC-1 wideband; Speed of Sound A-pillar gauge pod

Chassis and Suspension
Front Suspension
K-member Stock
Control Arms Stock
Struts Bilstein
Springs Steeda Autosports
Caster/Camber Steeda Autosports
Brakes Stock
Wheels Mahdi Caesar TS-5 19x8 1/2-in
Tires Toyo
Rear Suspension Springs Bilstein
Springs Steeda Autosports
Brakes Stock
Wheels Mahdi Caeser TS-5 19x11
Tires Toyo
Chassis Stiffening Steeeda Autosports' subframe connectors