Although the 2005-2010 Ford Mustangs come equipped with some decent horsepower, there are always modifications which can be done to increase horsepower, thus increasing the performance of the entire vehicle. Here are two easy upgrades one can buy, in order to gain some quick horsepower in the 2005-2010 Ford Mustangs:
1) K&N Cold Air Intake System
K&N has been creating some of the best air filters, cold air intakes, and short ram intakes, by providing top quality products to provide maximum airflow to the engine. They have developed the K&N cold air intake for the 2005-2010 Ford Mustangs, which is designed to maximize the amount of cold air flow to the Ford Mustang’s engine. This quick upgrade costs around $300, only takes minutes to replace the stock air intake system, and can provide a horsepower increase of just over 7 horsepower. Although it’s not a significant gain, you will surely feel the difference in performance and sound, when you hammer down on the gas pedal!
2) Magnaflow Exhaust System
Magnaflow specializes in manufacturing high-performance exhaust systems, which can provide a mean sound with some great horsepower gains. For the 2005-2010 Ford Mustangs, there are several Magnaflow exhaust systems to choose from; however, they generally cost around $500-1,000 and provide from 10-25 horsepower, depending on the exact exhaust system you decide to purchase. Another great feature of the Magnaflow exhaust systems is the variety of sounds that can be created, depending on the muffler you decide to purchase. From performance designs to simply a loud, show car influenced design, there are a variety of exhaust systems which can make your 2005-2010 Ford Mustangs more powerful and sound amazing!
Although there are many more upgrades for the 2005-2010 Ford Mustangs, air intake systems and exhaust systems are the easiest ways to upgrade your Mustang to produce more power, while also producing some intense sounds.