IRVINE, CALIF., CAR COMPANY TO OFFER FORD-AUTHORIZED THUNDERBIRD

By: DANIELLE HERUBIN on November 29, 2002 Original Article: ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER, THE (SANTA ANA, CA) Nov. 29–IRVINE, Calif.–Ford Thunderbird. The name conjures up an image of sporty cool, a powder blue two-seater with a porthole window. Now Saleen Inc., the Irvine company best known for taking stock Mustangs and transforming them into very hot … Continue reading IRVINE, CALIF., CAR COMPANY TO OFFER FORD-AUTHORIZED THUNDERBIRD

ASSEMBLER OF FORD GT SUPERCAR CONSIDERS TROY SITE

By: ANDREW DIETDERICH on November 11, 2002 Original Article: CRAIN’S DETROIT BUSINESS, VOL. 18, ISSUE 45 A California company contracted to assemble the much-anticipated Ford GT is eying a former door manufacturing plant in Troy to build the speedster. So said Jack Gerken, director of public relations for Saleen Inc., the Irvine, Calif.-based company in … Continue reading ASSEMBLER OF FORD GT SUPERCAR CONSIDERS TROY SITE

Contributed by Doug Nagy, Saleen Motorsports

Tuesday, October 15, 2002 The last two weekends have been busy for teams racing Saleens. Over the October 4-6 weekend in Miami, Graham Nash Motorsports S7R qualified sixth and finished sixth after brake problems caused by a sticking throttle cable during the race. The second GNM S7R crashed during practice and could not make repairs … Continue reading Contributed by Doug Nagy, Saleen Motorsports