Steeda Autosports Blog - Entries for April, 2005

Historic Sebring Raceway was again the place for Ford Enthusiasts to gather this past weekend for the annual Camp Steeda / SVTOA Sebring Sensation. While no official track records were broken, this year's attendance set a record as over 120 Mustangs, Truck and Foci ran the entire 3.7 mile Sebring circuit - a first in the history of the event. A Ford-Only car show, vendor ...

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With it's fresh, 1st Class paint job and flashy new graphics, it's hard to believe that this is the same car Robin Burnett campaigned last season. Yet after the dust settled after the 2005 Tom Nehls Classic, it was obvious that while the appearance of the car had changed, the performance is still worthy of a podium finish. The Pompano Beach racer chased fellow Floridian and last ...

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Our friends from Ford recently announced the development of another project with the legendary Carroll Shelby: the new SVT GT500. Stuffed with plenty of go-fast goodies and signature Shelby style, it's generating a lot of buzz. SVT will be showcasing the GT500 at Camp Steeda / SVTOA Sebring Sensation, April 22-24. So if the car show, vendor midway, classroom instruction and on-track action ain't enough to ...

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Steeda New Vehicle Manager Mike Morella (center) gets to glad-hand a lot, this time with Mr. & Mrs. Richard Pearl (right) as they took delivery of their Legend Lime Convertible Steeda Q - the first drop top we've had in our shop, though we doubt it will be the last. Also attending the delivery were Miami speedmeisters Al Anderson & Wally Lawson from Beach Ford. The ...

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Good Morning Frank (Stoddard - Steeda Rep)... So far this year... I am playing with a 2001 Bullitt for F-Stock (still trying to track down an '05 GT with the right stuff) I just won first place for F-Stock at the San Bernadino Pro Solo. I'll keep ya in the loop of the progress and cars this year! Thanks for everything! -- Dave Schotz

In his debut with the new 2005 Steeda Mustang, Robin Burnett captured the pole and went on to lead every lap in American Iron to score an inaugural win at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on April 3rd, 2005. This win gives Steeda Autosports their first win with the 2005 Mustang. The race was almost cancelled as Mother Nature threw four inches of snow in the mix ...

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