WHAT: Ford presents the 25th annual Woodward Dream Cruise – America’s largest yearly celebration of automotive history and cultureWHEN: Thursday, Aug. 15 through Saturday, Aug. 17WHERE: Ford Media Clubhouse
28028 Woodward Ave.
Royal Oak, Michigan
(Kruse and Muer on Woodward)Media-only parking
Our Lady of La Salette Church, 2600 Harvard Road, Berkley, Michigan
Shuttle running between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. EDT Thursday and between 8 a.m. and 11 p.m. EDT Friday and SaturdayNote: Media credentials are required for entry into Ford Media ClubhouseThursday, Aug. 15Playing to Win Breakfast – How Ford Icons Continues to Be a Competitive Strength: Join us for breakfast and discussion with Ford Icons team members including Dave Pericak, director of enterprise product line management – Ford Icons, and Amy Marentic, director, regional product line management – Ford Icons (Ford Media Clubhouse, 10 a.m. EDT)Track Talk – How Ford Racing Benefits the Rest of the Company Plus Reveal of a New NASCAR Mustang: Join Mark Rushbrook, global director of Ford Racing as he talks about Ford Racing’s efforts and how investments in engineering and motorsport further our production vehicles (Ford Media Clubhouse south lot, 11:30 a.m. EDT)Built Ford Proud – Live Engine Builds and Discussion on Durability Testing Behind the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500:Watch Ford engineers tear down then build a Shelby GT500 engine while explaining what it takes to deliver ultimate performance that can withstand the rigors of extreme use (Ford Media Clubhouse south lot, 2 p.m. EDT)Friday, Aug. 16Venom Mustang – Ford, JDRF Announce Custom 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500: Ford and JDRF announce a custom 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 in a one-of-one paint color that will be raffled as part of JDRF’s annual push to raise funds for Type 1 diabetes research (News release, 6 a.m. EDT)Power Lunch – Fuel Up with Ford Performance Team Members: Eat a high-powered lunch with the Ford Performance team including Carl Widmann, Ford Performance chief engineer, and Tom Barnes, Mustang engineering manager, and others to discuss Mustang’s most performance-driven lineup of all time (Ford Media Clubhouse, noon EDT)Flying V – Ford Performance Lineup Storms Woodward: Watch as the Ford Performance lineup of vehicles takes Woodward in V formation (Traveling up Woodward Ave., starting at Ford Media Clubhouse, 2 p.m. EDT)Saturday, Aug. 17Mustang 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)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 ClubhouseFord 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)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 MustangVideo 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 moreScissor lift for media to grab bird’s-eye view and capture Woodward Dream Cruise videos and imagesFord 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, 31050 Woodward Ave., Royal OakFord Fund’s Driving Skills for Life display: Westborn Market, 27659 Woodward Ave., BerkleyAbout Ford Motor CompanyFord Motor Company is a global company based in Dearborn, Michigan. The company designs, manufactures, markets and services a full line of Ford cars, trucks, SUVs, electrified vehicles and Lincoln luxury vehicles, provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company and is pursuing leadership positions in electrification, autonomous vehicles and mobility solutions. Ford employs approximately 194,000 people worldwide. For more information regarding Ford, its products and Ford Motor Credit Company, please visit www.corporate.ford.com.