Ford Mustang Facebook Fans Choose ‘Mayhem’ as New Name for V6 Performance Package

Posted on 09. May, 2011 by in Ford Canada

  • The Ford Mustang V6 Performance Package has been given a new name Mayhem Mustang Package interjection to a Facebook competition that asked for a assistance of scarcely 1.4 million Mustang fans
  • More than 3,000 submissions were done to a Facebook page and scarcely 6,700 users commissioned a You Name It app. The winner, from North Carolina, receives a three-year franchise on a 2012 Mustang with a Mayhem Mustang Package
  • Mayhem Mustang Package combines lightweight 305-horsepower all-aluminum V6, a 3.31 opening back spindle and Mustang GT-based cessation and braking components. Unique 19-inch wheels and Pirelli opening tires yield glorious hold and assertive appearance

Dearborn, Mich., May 9, 2011 The Ford Mustang V6 Performance Package delivers on fun, quick and affordable, and now it has an all-new name to go along with that. After Ford reached out to a scarcely 1.4 million fans on a Mustang Facebook page, Mayhem Mustang Package has been comparison as a new name.

We saw good unrestrained from fans, with tons of creative, singular names entrance in, pronounced Brian McClary, Ford amicable and rising media specialist. The competition was duplicate it let us rivet with fans by vouchsafing them have a say, and it helped build recognition for a package.

More than 3,000 submissions were done to a Mustang Facebook page and scarcely 6,700 users commissioned a You Name It app that let them attend in a contest. The winning acquiescence came from a fan in Charlotte, N.C., who has won a three-year franchise on a 2012 Mustang versed with a Mayhem Mustang Package.

Facebook fans were asked to advise a name on a Facebook page and strech out to their friends in a amicable media universe to assistance propel their choice into a tip 5 names. A gallery on a page let visitors see all of a choices that could be voted on. After a 5 most-voted names were selected, Ford chose a name that best shows off a celebrity of a package.

Each finalist was run by trademark, copyright and code approvals. The Mayhem Mustang Package will be used as a name on all Mustang sales, selling and communications materials.

High-tech horsepower
The Mayhem Mustang Package takes advantage of Mustangs 305-horsepower all-aluminum Ti-VCT V6 engines lightweight and high-revving inlet to broach a nimble opening automobile equally during home on a highway march or highway trip.

Borrowing from Mustang GT, a Mayhem Mustang Package includes countless suspension, braking and physique stiffening upgrades to broach forlorn doing performance. That road-holding is helped by a near-equal front/rear weight distribution, providing well-developed transitory response along with a cars slimmed-down quell weight of reduction than 3,500 pounds.

The 2012 Ford Mayhem Mustang Package includes:

  • 3.31 back spindle ratio for quicker off-the-line acceleration
  • Mustang GT coupe front and back stabilizer bars
  • Mustang GT front struts and back shocks/springs
  • Shelby GT500 back reduce control arm
  • Unique 19-inch wheels
  • Pirelli opening tires for softened grip
  • Mustang GT front and back stop calipers with Performance Friction pads
  • Strut building prop for increasing physique rigidity
  • Unique electronic fortitude control calibration with competition mode for opening driving
  • Unique badging

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