James Derek Sapienza has worked as a writer and editor in the world of automotive journalism since 2015.

He has a BS in History at SUNY Brockport, with a focus on American popular culture. A fan of the classics with a special interest in German cars, he is a proud owner of a 1991 W124 Mercedes. He is a frequent contributor to Mustang Forums, MBWorld, 5Series, Rennlist, and more.

James can be reached at [email protected]

Ford vs. Dodge: A Feud That Long Predates American Muscle Glory

Henry Ford with a Model T, 1921.

Before the horsepower wars, it was an all-out legal war. 

  Comments | By - April 12, 2019

Nebraska Mustang Is the ‘Coolest’ Pony You’ll Ever Lay Eyes On

Jason Blundell's 1967 Mustang GTA "SnowPony" sculpture.

Who says classic Mustangs can’t have fun in the snow? 

  Comments | By - March 26, 2019

2020 Shelby GT500 Will Be Capped at 180 MPH, but Don’t Panic

2020 Mustang Shelby GT500

Ford’s baddest-ever Mustang doesn’t need to break the 200-mph mark to remain cool. 

  Comments | By - March 19, 2019

Exquisite 1967 Mustang’s Exhaust Note Sounds Supremely Thunderous

Jason Terry's 1967 Ford Mustang restomod

Where words fail, this restomod’s 347ci stroker V8 speaks volumes. 

  Comments | By - March 4, 2019

Fox Body Drift Stang Is a Hodge Podge of Pure American Muscle

Matt Soppa's 1990 Ford Mustang drift car.

Dubbed “Gives No Fox,” this 1990 Mustang uses 30 years of Ford tech to become the perfect drift car. 

  Comments | By - February 25, 2019

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