2015-2017 Mustang Hoods Buying GuideLast Updated August 4, 2019
Finding the right aftermarket hood for your 2015-2017 Mustang can be difficult. With so many options available at your fingertips along with the options of either fiberglass or carbon fiber, there truly is a style to fit everyone’s build personality.
With options like Cervini’s, Anderson Composites and Trufiber, you’ll surely be able to find a hood to fit your 2015-2017 Mustang’s needs. Many of the hoods available strongly resemble many popular designs on sought-after Mustangs such as the GT500KR, Super Snake and Cobra Jet. Below, you’ll find some of our popular hood options for your 2015-2017 Mustang.
Cervini Stalker Hood with Louvers (2015-2017 V6/EcoBoost/GT)
Being an incredibly popular hood for the 2010-2014 crowd, the Stalker hood made its shining return to the spotlight on the S550 Mustang. Incorporating the heat extractor design into this hood, Cervini’s also welcomed a center scoop to allow more fresh air to enter the engine bay which allows for a very aggressive look.
Cervini 4” Cowl Hood (2015-2017 V6/EcoBoost/GT)
The classic cowl hood look has been around as long as muscle cars have risen since the 1960s. With that said, this type of hood is no stranger to the Mustang being a popular option for many Fox Body, SN95 and S197 owners. With that said, it’s no different when it comes to the S550. With it’s european lines and muscle car heritage, the 2015-2017 Mustang looks absolutely sinister with Cervini’s 4” Cowl Hood!
Trufiber Carbon Fiber A49-3 Hood (2015-2017 V6/EcoBoost/GT)
Stemming from many exotic cars, carbon fiber has made an entrance into the muscle car realm as not only an aesthetic modification, but also as a way to add further weight savings to the vehicle. There are even many Ford parts offering carbon fiber items right from the factory - including completely carbon fiber wheels featured on the GT350R. With that said, this A49-3 hood from Trufiber takes the best aspects of the factory GT hood and makes them that much better. The heat extractors are still located in the same general area and are fully functional, while the factory cowl shape is elongated and raised for an aggressive, head-turning look.
Anderson Composites Carbon Fiber Type-SN Hood (2015-2017 V6/EcoBoost/GT)
If you’re going for the iconic GT500KR or Super Snake look, then look no further than this Carbon Fiber Type-SN hood from Anderson Composites. Featuring the split ram-air style intake scoop up front and the two heat extractor vents towards the rear, this Type-SN hood is the perfect carbon fiber addition to your Mustang build.
Anderson Composites Carbon Fiber Heat Extractor Hood (2015-2017 V6/EcoBoost/GT)
Adding a different twist off the lines of the S550 is the heat extractor hood from Anderson Composites. Featured on our own Bill Tumas’ Roush Supercharged GT, this hood adds an extremely aggressive appearance to the front end of the car. Keeping off the same body lines of the factory hood, the cowl remains in the same general area. However, instead of the smaller factory heat extractors, Anderson Composites replaced them with large, racing-style heat extractors that provide almost an exotic look.
Ford did a great job on the the all-new S550 Mustang with its global debut to the European, Chinese and Australian markets. From the switch to an independent rear suspension to an almost complete exterior and interior transformation, the 2015 Mustang is surely a contender to many European cars out there. Now America’s pony car can run in a straight line and take a turn. Make the looks of your 2015-2017 Mustang even more aggressive by adding a hood from any of our great vendors right here at CJ’s!
If you’re in the process of shopping for a cold air intake for your Mustang GT, then don’t fret! CJ Pony Parts has a wide selection of offerings for your 5.0L-powered Mustang. With brands like JLT, Airaid, Roush and others, you won’t go wrong with one of these intakes for your ride. So, be sure to pick one up today!
We really dig the look of these CJ Pony Parts springs on our 2015 GT. The lowered look screams, “modern,” while the raked look screams “old school muscle car.” Best of all, with the Maximum Motorsport Caster Camber Plates installed, we’ll be able to get our alignment dialed in perfectly. Installation is a little more involved than those Mustang owners who may be used to doing lowering spring swaps on solid rear axle cars, but definitely do-able for the do-it-yourselfer.
With the Ford Mustang being one of the most widely modified vehicles in the world, there’s no doubt that finding the right parts to customize and accessorize your 2015-2017 Mustang GT can be quite difficult. From Cold Air Intakes to Superchargers and Coilover Suspension Kits, there are a plethora of options available for the S550. Let Bill & the crew at CJ’s take you through Bill’s Top 5 for the S550 GT!
There’s only one thing more menacing than a Mustang coming up on your rear view. And that’s a Mustang with an aggressive aftermarket hood such as a 4” Cowl Hood coming up on your rear view. Combined with the head-turning looks of the classic cowl hood, there also a bunch of other different options available for your 2005-2014 Mustang here at CJ’s!