My 2012 Mustang V6
by Rory S. Brown
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My Third Daily Driver Mustang: 2012 Mustang V6 ProCharged
Purchased August 5, 2011 and built in the Flat Rock, Michigan plant on May 2, 2011 VIN: 1ZVBP8AM1C5219879
Official Ford Stats: The total number of 2012 Mustang V6 Coupes produced is 40,905 and of that, only 1,080 have the Navigation package.
Email if you have any questions about the car: firstname.lastname@example.org
Click this link for My Mustang's Modifications
Click this link for The Origins of the 3.7L V6 Engine
My Mustang History in Pictures:
(Click the thumbnail pictures below to see them full sized.)
Updates as of August 30, 2014
I finished 1st place in today's 35th International Mustang Meet held in Richmond, BC and hosted by the Greater Vancouver Mustang Association. There were over 400 vehicles registered for the show with cars from the states of California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and the provinces of British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan. Click here to see pictures of the day which unfortunately had rain showers at the time I was taking some of the pictures, so I apologize for the quality.
Updates as of August 4, 2014
I finished 3rd place today in the 29th Annual Shelby & Mustang Car Show at Hallmark Ford today. Click here to see pictures of today's event.
Updates as of June 29, 2014
Installed Ceramic exhaust manifolds and some updated pictures of my Engine Compartment
Updates as of June 17, 2014
Installed Black Ceramic Coated stock rear mufflers
Updates as of June 9, 2014
Installed Koni Adjustable shocks (see the manual adjuster installed in the picture), JLT Battery Cover to give a more finished look to the engine bay, and Ceramic coated the Ford Racing Strut bar and installed Ford Racing decals on it for better engine bay dressup.
Updates as of May 25, 2014
It was the Greater Vancouver Mustang Association's 33rd Annual Spring Show Round Up at Cascade's Casino Resort in Langley, BC on Sunday. I finished 2nd in Modified 2010-2014 Class. It was a very rainy day for the whole show.
Updates as of May 18, 2014
My car is now about 450HP with the ProCharger installed. Also installed was the Ford Racing Boost Gauge, JLT Oil Separator with 1 way Check Valve, CFM Oil Filler Tube Breather.
Updates as of May 12, 2014
Warm enough today to put on the my California Pop Top cover to keep the interior cool.
Updates as of December 20, 2013
It snowed today so here are some pictures in the snow. See, my car is a daily driver! Thanks to my co-worker Jacquie for the pictures with her iPhone.
Updates as of December 15, 2013
Big changes as of two weeks ago but only today was I able to take some pictures as finally there was a break in the weather. I sold my 2012 Roush front bumper with C/S grille and hood. I installed a 2013 GT Hood, Bumper with Fog lights, Roush Front splitter, Boss 302 Grille and Brake Cooling kit. I also decided to remove the top and rocker panel stripes and added Mustang rear letters to the trunk. I changed back to the stock air intake with the Ford Racing/K&N air filter.
Updates as of November 1, 2013
Installed 2012 Mustang TruCarbon Radiator cover
Updates as of October 26, 2013
I decided to install Eibach's lowering springs instead of the Ford Racing Springs.
Updates as of August 25, 2013
I finished 2nd Place in today's 31st Annual Greater Vancouver Mustang Association Round Up. Here is a link to some pictures of the event today.
Updates as of August 24, 2013
It is the 31st Annual Greater Vancouver Mustang Association Round Up tomorrow and my car has just hit the two year mark so I decided to have it professionally polished up for the show so here are my latest pictures I took today.
Updates as of August 23, 2013
I added the Ford Racing Billet Engine Cap Cover Kit to the engine bay. The dipstick handle needed to be machined down to fit the smaller V6 hole and the Washer Fluid spout had to be trimmed to fit the cap.
Updates as of August 22, 2013
I decided to 3M ScotchPrint Carbon Wrap the dash mounted Light Switch and Power Window Door Switch panel area.
Updates as of August 5, 2013
I placed 3rd in my class at the 28th Annual Hallmark Ford Shelby/Mustang Show & Shine today in the 2005 - 2014 Mustang Class. My Mustang is 2 years old today. Click this Show link to view pictures from today.
Updates as of July 14, 2013
Here are some new photos of my car with a Roush Front Bumper and Air Splitters all around, 2013 Mustang rear bumper with Boss 302 Diffuser, RTR Rear License Plate Surround, and Ford Racing Rear Seat Delete kit installed.
Updates as of April 16, 2013
Here is a picture of LED Door Projector Courtesy Puddle Lights with the Mustang logo installed.
Updates as of March 31, 2013
Here are some pictures of 2013 taillights installed. This is temporary as I have the 2013 rear bumper and side skirts coming along with a 2012 Roush front bumper to install all together.
Updates as of March 10, 2013
Here are some pictures I took this morning of the 2012 Boss 302/GT Headlights with the Dark Chrome installed plus I switched to the 2012 Mustang C/S grille which I think I will keep as the main grille.
Updates as of March 8, 2013
Here are some pictures of the Roush Side Splitters installed
Updates as of March 6, 2013
Here are some pictures of Red BMR Subframe connectors just installed on my car.
Updates as of February 26, 2013
After several months of not installing any mods, I installed the Ford Racing Boss 302 Mustang Gauge Pod with the Ford Racing Performance Gauge, Ford Racing Electric Fuel Pressure Gauge , and an Auto Meter 6178 Cobalt Wide Band Air Fuel Ratio Gauge. I took some quick pictures after the install which was done by Speed Pro High Performance in Surrey, BC.
Updates as of November 26, 2012
The weather cleared enough to take some pictures of the Boss 302 front splitter, Craig's Custom Removable Front Mustang License Plate Bracket, and my Pirelli Performance Winter tire and wheel set.
Updates as of September 16, 2012
Playing with C/S Grille versus Boss 302 Grille
Updates as of September 9, 2012
Installed the original Ford headlights back in.
Updates as of September 7, 2012
Installed the a 2012 California Special Grille to see if I liked it but I prefer the 2012 Boss 302 Grille so I'll keep that.
Updates as of August 26, 2012
I finished 3rd at the 30th Roundup of the Greater Vancouver Mustang Association Thunder in the Valley event today in the 2010-2013 Mustang Class. First and second went to two 2012 Boss 302's. You can find lots of pictures of the show at this link here.
Updates as of August 23, 2012
I installed the 3.7 Engine cover to finish the look with the strut tower caps I installed over a week ago.
Updates as of August 14, 2012
I installed the black textured plastic strut tower caps I purchased from MRT
Updates as of August 6, 2012
I finished 3rd Place in the 2005-2013 Mustang Class in today's Hallmark Ford's 27th Annual Shelby/Mustang Show & Shine show. Click this link here to see all the pictures from the show.
Updates as of August 5, 2012
Today is the 1 year anniversary since I bought my car so I had her polished up and detailed. Also, I completed my interior to match the Ford Racing Recaro seats by changing the door panel inserts and rear seat covers to match the Boss 302 cloth interior.
Updates as of July 8, 2012
Finally some sunshine so I took some quick pictures to show the tinting of the backup lights.
Updates as of June 8, 2012
Installed the newly arrived Carbon Fiber Drive Shaft and 19" Ford Racing wheels with 245/45/19 Pirelli PZero Nero A/S tires. I changed to these wheels to add some extra brightness to match the bright "Powered by Ford" side badges.
Updates as of May 22, 2012
Installed the newly arrived Ford Show Parts Scuff Plates with Ford Racing Logos and Illuminated "Powered by Ford". Installed "Powered by Ford" side badge emblems. Customized the AMR Wheel center caps with Ford Racing ones I purchased.
Updates as of May 4, 2012
I purchased some extra dash and center console parts and covered them with 3M Scotchprint Carbon Fiber Look Wrap including the Steering wheel spokes. I also changed to a Boss 302 Alcantara Steering wheel and changed the center Airbag badge to a Tri-bar one I purchased on eBay. Changed to the GT500 Alcantara Shifter boot and hand brake boot to complement the steering wheel and Ford Racing Recaro seats.
Updates as of April 5, 2012
Installed and modified the GT500/CS/BOSS Rear Diffuser to fit the backup sensors
Updates as of March 27, 2012
Installed Smoked Headlights from DT Moto on eBay, Plasti dipped Rear Faux Cap and 3.7 Side badges
Updates as of March 22, 2012
Installed American Muscle AMR 19" Staggered set of wheels and Pirelli Tires
Updates as of March 3, 2012
Installed Ford Racing Recaro seats and Hood Struts
Updates as of January 30, 2012
Installed GT Front Bumper with CS lower Valance, Boss 302 Grille and Hideaway License Plate Frame
Updates as of January 9, 2012
Ford Racing Brembo Brake Package installed
Updates as of January 1, 2012
Ford Racing V6 Handling kit installed pictures taken, 3M Scotchguard Satin finish paint protection film in 11" wide Racing stripes, Custom Horse/Ford Racing side stripes, Ford Racing 19" Track Pack Wheels, and new fuel door installed
Updates as of December 13, 2011
Installed updates of Ford Racing Rear Axle Cover, and Adjustable Panhard Rod installed
Updates as of November 8, 2011
My new Ford Racing Suspension kit all in stalled now.
Updates as of August 20, 2011
Installed Ford Racing 18" Black wheels
Updates as of August 18, 2011
installed Borla Cat back Exhaust
Updates as of August 16, 2011
installed Matt Black Stripes
My First pictures taken August 7, 2011