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Ford Celebrates 25th Annual Woodward Dream Cruise With Mustang Alley

Ford Celebrates 25th Annual Woodward Dream Cruise With Mustang AlleyAmerica’s largest annual celebration of automotive culture is currently underway.If you’re anywhere close to the vicinity of Detroit on the third Saturday in August (tomorrow, August 17, 2019), you’ll get the chance to experience the Woodward Dream Cruise. This is the largest single-day gathering of gearheads in the world, according to event organizers. Classics, hot rods, muscle cars, custom builds, and more invade Woodward Avenue for a day of cruising and hanging out. In addition to a large number of cars that will be present, roughly 1.5 million spectators will join in on the fun.This year, Ford will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Woodward Dream Cruise with Mustang Alley, in addition to a wide range of special activities. On Thursday, August 15, Ford hosted the “Playing to Win Breakfast – How Ford Icons Continues to Be a Competitive Strength” and the “Track Talk – How Ford Racing Benefits the Rest of the Company Plus Reveal of a New NASCAR Mustang.” There were also live engine builds and discussions on the durability testing behind the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500.Today, Ford and JDRF announced a custom 2020 Mustang Shelby in a one-of-one paint color that will be raffled off as part of JDRF’s annual push to raise funds for Type 1 diabetes research. The build is deemed the “Venom Mustang.” There will also be a Power Lunch today with Ford performance team members, including Carl Widmann, Ford Performance chief engineer, and Tom Barnes, Mustang engineering manager. Last, but not least, watch as the Ford Performance lineup of vehicles takes Woodward in a V formation known as the “Flying V.”If you haven’t been able to make the last two days of events, do not fret; tomorrow is the biggest day of this occasion. Be sure to come out on Saturday, August 17 to join the “Mustang Alley – 21 Years of a Mile of Mustangs.” Ford expects as many as 1,000 Mustangs lined up for nearly a mile (9 Mile and Woodward Avenue, all day). Also held tomorrow is the “Woodward Watching – Hang Out and Get to Know Top Ford Executives.” Join some of Ford’s top-ranking executives to talk cars (Ford Media Clubhouse, all day).Additional Activities and Opportunities at the Ford Media Clubhouse:(1) Ford designers live sketches their favorite automotive concepts and ideas (Thursday through Saturday with sessions starting each day at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. EDT)(2) Media-only driving opportunities in 2019 Mustang Bullitt, 2019 Mustang GT, 2019 Mustang Shelby GT350, F-150 Police Responder, right-hand drive Mustang GT, and a vintage Mustang(3) Video and photo opportunities with static display vehicles including current and heritage Ford GTs, 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500s, 2019 Mustang Shelby GT350R, Ford F-150 Raptor, 10 millionth Mustang in Wimbledon White, Mustang NASCARs and more(4) Scissor lift for media to grab bird’s-eye view and capture Woodward Dream Cruise videos and images(5) Ford Mustang remote control racing on a custom-built miniature all-seasons trackFord Consumer Display Locations (Saturday only, Aug. 17)Mustang Alley: 9 Mile between Woodward Avenue and Bermuda Street, FerndaleFord family fun zone: Pioneer Park, 4232 Parkway Drive, Royal OakFull Ford Performance lineup display: Duggan’s Irish Pub, 31501 Woodward Ave., Royal OakFord trucks display: CVS, 30900 Woodward Ave., Royal OakBronco Club parking: Memorial Park, 23925 Woodward Ave., Pleasant RidgeFord Fund’s Driving Skills for Life display: Westborn Market, 27659 Woodward Ave., BerkleySource: Ford Media Read More: * Motorious Digital Car Show At Woodward Dream Cruise * 1995 Chevrolet Impala SS Takes Emotional Cruise To Woodward



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Bob Woodward: The Media Has Become 'Emotionally Unhinged' About Trump

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Bob Woodward Fires Back At Eric Trump Over 'Anti-Semitic' 'Shekels' Slur

Bob Woodward Fires Back At Eric Trump Over 'Anti-Semitic' 'Shekels' SlurVeteran journalist Bob Woodward said Eric Trump's rhetoric in response to his



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Eric Trump Accused Of Anti-Semitism For Bob Woodward 'Shekels' Criticism

Eric Trump Accused Of Anti-Semitism For Bob Woodward 'Shekels' CriticismPresident Donald Trump's son, Eric, is accused of making anti-Semitic comments



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Woodward defends book sourcing amid new Trump attacks: 'These people are not anonymous to me'

Woodward defends book sourcing amid new Trump attacks: 'These people are not anonymous to me'Bob Woodward is defending the use of anonymous sources in his new book about President Trump.



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Bob Woodward: Nixed Trump Tweet 'Scared The Daylights' Out Of The Pentagon

Bob Woodward: Nixed Trump Tweet 'Scared The Daylights' Out Of The PentagonA tweet drafted by Trump ― but never posted ― had the potential to lead to war with North Korea, Bob Woodward said.



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Donald Trump's Old Tweets About Bob Woodward Have Aged Very, Very Badly

Donald Trump's Old Tweets About Bob Woodward Have Aged Very, Very BadlyPresident Donald Trump may currently have a bee in his bonnet about Bob



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Eight-second 2018 Mustang Cobra Jet Debuts on Woodward, Must Be Trailered There

Eight-second 2018 Mustang Cobra Jet Debuts on Woodward, Must Be Trailered ThereFord's turn-key drag-racing special pulls at the heart strings with a name from Mustang's past.



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Bob Woodward says Comey’s testimony ‘enhanced’ his credibility

Bob Woodward says Comey’s testimony ‘enhanced’ his credibilityThe former Watergate reporter said part of Comey’s testimony was “very damaging” but observed that many questions remain unanswered.



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Woodward and Bernstein say Comey firing is different than Watergate

Woodward and Bernstein say Comey firing is different than WatergateBut the famed former Washington Post investigative reporters whose Pulitzer Prize-winning work ultimately led to the resignation of President Richard Nixon differ on their reasons.



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