What Is the USAF Thunderbirds Edition Mustang?Last Updated February 5, 2020 | C.J. Tragakis
With another annual special edition Mustang, EAA AirVenture created another beautiful car with incredible upgrades. Read more about this custom Ford Mustang that pays tribute to a squadron of the U.S. Air Force.
Based on the legendary Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird, the SR-71 Mustang Special Edition featured a black and gray exterior paint along with a screen print glass roof design. This special edition Mustang was auctioned off for $375,000 to benefit the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh event.
Based on the legendary Red Tail P-51 Mustang plane, the Red Tails Mustang was a special-edition Mustang auctioned off to benefit the Experimental Aircraft Association. This 2013 Mustang GT featured a custom paint scheme, custom embroidered racing seats, and a twin-screw Whipple supercharger pack.
Ford developed the AV-X10 Dearborn Doll Mustang for the 2009 EAA AirVenture OshKosh charity event. Starting with a 2010 Mustang GT, the AV-X10 Dearborn Doll Mustang featured a V8 modified with a 550 horsepower supercharger kit, performance handling package and an aircraft-themed instrument panel on the interior.