What Is the Red Mist Mustang?Last Updated February 5, 2020
Driven by the character Red Mist in the 2010 hit movie Kick-Ass, the Red Mist Mustang started with a 2008 GT as its base. From there a custom body kit was added along with a supercharged 4.6L V8 capable of over 500 horsepower. In all over $240,000 was put into the creation of the Red Mist Mustang.
Star Wars is one of the most successful film franchises in history. We thought it would be interesting to see what some of the more popular characters in the movies would drive in real life. Some are a nod to the character’s personality, others are a nod to the character themselves. Check it out and see how we did.
Movies have a tendency to make ordinary people seem bigger than reality. CJ's takes a look a few cult classic movies that produced vehicular legends. Some of these movies are older and some are more recent. Be sure to check it out.
The Mustang Shelby GT500KR was equipped with a 428 cu-in Cobra Jet V8 engine that produced 335 horsepower. The GT500KR made its first appearance in February 1968. To celebrate 40 years, Ford released a 2008 version of the GT500KR that featured a 5.4L supercharged V8 producing 540 horsepower.