Ford and Hennessey Performance: Rebuilding a Mustang GT in Need | Ford In Your Community | Ford

  • Published on Sep 6, 2019
  • Wesley Ryan loved his 1993 Mustang GT but had to make a sacrifice when his wife had ovarian cancer. He sold the car 17 years ago to pay for treatment. In 2017, his son found the car and rebought it for his father. Bill Ford heard about this story and knew he had to do something. Ford teams up with Hennessey Performance to rebuild the Mustang.
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Comments • 69

  • alisuo toko
    alisuo toko 4 months ago

    great vid babe

  • Shauka Hodan
    Shauka Hodan 4 months ago


  • aola wili
    aola wili 4 months ago

    this is what I like to see...not that crap overhaulin does.

  • Hughes Enterprises
    Hughes Enterprises 4 months ago

    Ford made some money when they sold me an ‘18 Mustang GT. It’s good to know a little tiny bit of that went into rebuilding this car.

  • Justin Denney
    Justin Denney 4 months ago +3

    3:19 that engine cover looks so much better compared to the stock cover on my 2018 5.0

  • Eric Cartman
    Eric Cartman 4 months ago

    #49 on trending

  • Justryin2survive
    Justryin2survive 4 months ago

    Beautiful story, Hey ummm my 5.0 has been sitting for years now too because of family and life, can i get a rebuilt too. I think Ford should have a rebuild plan for existing owners who don't want a new car but want to rebuild the beautiful mustang they already own, idk just a thought. Congrats again Ryan family.....

  • Naresh Sookraj
    Naresh Sookraj 4 months ago +7

    That was beautiful, Ford Mustang the best Muscle car ever!

  • Myrrh Curie
    Myrrh Curie 4 months ago +1

    No bail outs, no lay offs during holidays and in the meantime... Fixing clunkers. 🏁👍💚

  • my name is jeff
    my name is jeff 4 months ago

    I work at Randel Reds Planet Ford in humble Texas come on down for the best deals :) I'll roll the red carpet out for you !! If your in Houston or close by I'll hook you up!!

  • Pablo Drappo
    Pablo Drappo 4 months ago


  • Tam Honks
    Tam Honks 4 months ago +1

    Beautiful car, seeing Hennessey work on a fox is amazing

  • prince william
    prince william 4 months ago

    I wish this happened to me it would have been really nice, but life changes I have a 1990 mustang GT convertible and a 1992 LX 5.0 convertible both are red with white tops, I'm located in Chicago and I'm selling both cars for 6500 obo as a package deal going thru a divorce only reason for sales I'm 1000 percent serious to much to list on parts and built engine that has not even been started yet in the LX

  • Roman Bellic
    Roman Bellic 4 months ago +2

    I’m a simple man, I see a foxbody, I press like

  • Shahzad Khan
    Shahzad Khan 4 months ago

    I’ll let some PR slide, this is a good one

  • Calvin Taylor
    Calvin Taylor 4 months ago

    What kind/name of those rims

  • Diana Rojas
    Diana Rojas 4 months ago

    😥😥😥My husband had a car like that, he loved it so so much, he had to sell it because of financial issues... he was devastated, so I feel for the guy... I feel happy he was reunited with his car, man a round of applause for the men who give up things that they love because they rather put their families first.

  • Hudson Ohio
    Hudson Ohio 4 months ago

    Way to go Ford!!!


    I saw it on news couple weeks ago.....What a great family & great history.....Ford & Hennessy did a great job ....

  • Tugster Riggins
    Tugster Riggins 4 months ago +1

    What ever happened to that Mustang 5.0 sound? When you heard it you knew! I miss that sound. Haven't heard an original in many year's. Would be nice to hear it Again. That 302 5.0 and flowmasters mix were a beauty.

  • Brandon Sanders
    Brandon Sanders 4 months ago

    Awesome 👏😎 car needs some updates too!

  • Kai’s YouTube Life
    Kai’s YouTube Life 4 months ago

    Wow your a lucky guy! Awesome!!! i really miss my 91 LX 5.0 titanium paint 373 rear end it was my first Car I was 17. It was sold by my parents a few years later to a family member of mine who won’t sell me back the car. So your lucky to get your car back and more lucky to have such a wonderful family enjoy the stang she’s beautiful.

  • Clyde Fulkerson
    Clyde Fulkerson 4 months ago +3

    And add one more reason I'm a Ford guy.

  • barcelonadecorazon10
    barcelonadecorazon10 4 months ago


  • Gloria Diaz
    Gloria Diaz 4 months ago +3

    My father has a 72 ford pick up that he has wanted to fix but hasnt been able too. Can you help?

  • David Adams
    David Adams 4 months ago


  • Mr. Wabbit
    Mr. Wabbit 4 months ago

    i also sacrificed a Ford Mustang for gas money Ford and Hennessy can you help me out?

  • Thomas Marshall
    Thomas Marshall 4 months ago +3

    How cool is that.
    I had 2 Fox Body GT’s myself. So many memories. I loved those cars.

  • h8ncars
    h8ncars 4 months ago

    Go harder than that rebuild a 93 ford escortGT

  • Raul martinez
    Raul martinez 4 months ago

    My baby

  • LightningVolt127
    LightningVolt127 4 months ago +1

    I still can’t believe this story reached Henry Ford III

  • Bluff Master
    Bluff Master 4 months ago


  • James Henrikson
    James Henrikson 4 months ago

    On trending but 7 comments

  • Half Right Face Productions

    In 2003 I was 18 years old stationed in Hawaii. My first car I bought there was a 2003 Ford Focus. Till this day I still drive it. My wife recently told me "you need to buy a new car"... I bought a 2017 Ford Focus. I still drive the old one though. ;)

  • Coleco Co
    Coleco Co 4 months ago

    More of these! And I may consider buying Ford again. I have a 2006 Mustang and a 1973 Mustang and I love them dearly

  • Eric Cartman
    Eric Cartman 4 months ago

    #29 on trending

  • QualityHead TV
    QualityHead TV 4 months ago

    why tf does this have many dislikes?

  • Currency
    Currency 4 months ago


  • J M
    J M 4 months ago +1

    Why is this trending

  • Simon Castillo
    Simon Castillo 4 months ago

    More foxbody’s!

  • Tracee Carter
    Tracee Carter 4 months ago +2

    The Ryan Family car, is so touching

  • Vijayakumar Madhavankuttynair

    World's No.1 even now...!!!

  • Jungkook got your Bitch on hold

    More than beautiful, beautiful is not a good word to describe this car especially when it's own by a Unique person

  • Moses Delgado
    Moses Delgado 4 months ago

    Nice Remodeling mustang

  • Jose Colin
    Jose Colin 4 months ago +3

    Have to give it up to the Ford and henessy family, made my eyes tear and just might have convinced me to switch to a Ford.!!!

  • Roadside Guy LLC
    Roadside Guy LLC 4 months ago

    That was very nice of everyone at Ford Motor Company and Hennessy Performance. Special gifts like that are what God meant when he said love thy neighbor. Thank you very much to all who were involved. Awesome story.

  • George Glenn
    George Glenn 4 months ago +1

    I love the ford company.

  • HustlerzAmbition2012 ScarzBehindBarz7Digital

    I'll settle for 3rd Nice....

  • John Michael Lunstrum Sr.
    John Michael Lunstrum Sr. 4 months ago +25

    this is what I like to see...not that crap overhaulin does.

  • Shun Sato
    Shun Sato 4 months ago +24

    We all gotta find more people in need just like this Ryan family one by one. Not just Ford guys but just ordinary people who doesn’t own anything even people who live on streets

  • Peter Theman
    Peter Theman 4 months ago +20

    I cried. Very touchy story. Thank you, Ford, for having some heart for a little known family. Thank you!

  • Circuits and Cigars
    Circuits and Cigars 4 months ago +12


  • Ronald Mendoza
    Ronald Mendoza 4 months ago +31

    Ford all the way yes sir

  • c431inf 11b
    c431inf 11b 4 months ago +19


    • Sarah Wells-Sheffield
      Sarah Wells-Sheffield 4 months ago +1

      FORDING always happy

    • Sarah Wells-Sheffield
      Sarah Wells-Sheffield 4 months ago +1

      c431inf 11b year later when GOD knows what you want and need GOD bless GOD will be happy always done amen amen thanks for sharing always happy

  • Tim F
    Tim F 4 months ago +10


    • Ruben Gertrude
      Ruben Gertrude 4 months ago

      By voodou

    • Margie Wells
      Margie Wells 4 months ago

      Thanks Ford, I Pray that your heart felt story and what you did to help a family in need, will reach many business organizations, even to everyday persons, to reach out
      And help uplift someone, I just heard in my doctors office how he my Doctor of 19 years, had teamed up with a Surgeon and they have helped put people back on their feet, that due to back injuries, we’re unable to work, and had no quality of life,. And the insurance industry doesn’t help, I love Doctors, we are “Doctors First “ My Doctor is that, I was one of the most fortunate patients to receive
      Lower disc surgery, after 11 months in bed unable to walk, and being on all the most potent pain meds, Surgery was a total success, I walked out of hospital that day, and never to this day ever took another pain pill. God is Awesome,