Ford has asked NASCAR for approval to run the Mustang in the Sprint Cup Series starting in 2013. The approval, which could take all year, is dependent upon the Mustang being competitively equal to the other cars in the series.
Roush Fenway Racing has unveiled its 2010 Nationwide Series Ford Mustang COT. The team also announced that Colin Braun will move from the Camping World Truck Series to the Nationwide Series full-time next season. Con-Way Freight will sponsor the team for 18 Nationwide races next season.
Ford Motor Company announced that its Ford Mustang will make its debut in the NASCAR Nationwide Series in 2010, as part of the car-of-tomorrow rollout in the series.