Hurst Factory Tour, 2018 Mustang News, & An EcoBoost F-150 Build

This Month’s Episode Of Hot Lap Is Jam Packed With Mustang & F-150 action

MALVERN, Pa. (April 18, 2016) – In this month’s episode of Hot Lap from AmericanMuscle, video host Justin Dugan take a tour of the Hurst Factory and takes their Hurst Elite Series S550 Mustang for a spin, video host Stephanie Wood goes over some new parts and a parts give away contest, Justin builds a 2016 3.5L Ecoboost F-150, ending with some 2018 Mustang news.

Hurst Factory Tour

Starting off the February episode of Hot Lap, Justin travels to California to get a tour of the Hurst Factory, checking out how they put together some of their most popular parts. Hurst gives an inside look at their methodical process for assembling and checking every shifter, so that each shift is consistent and in spec with factory guidelines.

After getting an overview of how Hurst does things at their factory, Justin got the chance to hop behind the wheel of the Hurst Elite Series 2015 Mustang GT, which is outfitted with a mix of Hurst parts such as a shifter, lowering springs, an exhaust system, and more. In typical AmericanMuscle fashion, Justin takes the Mustang out for some donuts and puts it through its paces.

New Parts & Contest Announcement

Stephanie introduces the RTR Spec II Chin Spoiler for all 2015+ Mustangs, going over product features and key design elements. She also introduces a parts giveaway from AM that offers $7,000 in mods.

EcoBoost F-150 Build

Justin goes over the features of one of AmericanMuscle’s fleet F-150’s, a 2016 3.5L EcoBoost XL. Over the course of the segment, Justin upgrades the truck with a mix of parts, including everything from a Zone 4” Lift Kit to a set of Fuel Wheels and an MPT Tune, finishing the build up with dyno results and first impressions.

2018 Mustang News

This month’s episode of Hot Lap finished up with some 2018 Mustang news, going over the key highlights from the vehicles reveal. Justin gives a rundown of everything we can expect from the refresh, such as the updates to the EcoBoost and GT motor(s), quad-active exhaust, a digital dash, revised exterior features, and more.



About AmericanMuscle

Starting out in 2003, AmericanMuscle quickly rose to be one of the leading aftermarket Mustang parts providers in the business. Catering to the needs of late-model Mustang owners and enthusiasts, AmericanMuscle provides the most desirable parts at the best prices. Located just outside of Philadelphia, AmericanMuscle is dedicated to offering the Mustang community with the highest quality of parts and service.

Please visit for more information.

Media Contacts:
Andy Newhall
(610) 251-1672 x 241
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