(2 photos of a 1996 Extreme Rainbow Saleen S281 Mustang Coupe) Extreme Rainbow 1996 Mustang Saleen S281 owned by Clive Naylor from the UK. This Saleen came from the Saleen factory in the color shifting Extreme Rainbow paint. The car has less than 10000 miles on the clock. It has a 4.6L V8 engine and a manual transmission. Look at all the Mustangs at this car show in the UK.|
(5 photos of a 1996 Crystal White Saleen S281 Mustang Convertible) Crystal White 1996 Mustang Saleen S-281 convertible fitted with big 18-inch Saleen wheels. Its Saleen sequence number 338.
(3 photos of a 1996 Black Saleen S281 Mustang Convertible) Black 1996 Mustang Saleen S-281 speedster convertible with a 4.6L (281ci) V8 engine. The speedster option gives the owner a tonneau cover over the rear seats. This gives the car a two-seater appearance.
(5 photos of a 1996 Rio Red Saleen S281 Mustang Convertible) Rio Red 1996 Mustang Saleen S-281 convertible with white stripes and a black leather interior. It is Saleen serial number 96-394. This one is built on a GT body style.
(1 photo of a 1996 Bright Tangerine Saleen S281 Mustang Convertible) Tangerine 1996 Mustang Saleen Speedster owned by Ara Afarian from Rancho Cucamonga, California. It has a 4.6L V8 and an automatic transmission. Ara says that this is the only 1996 S-281 Tangerine automatic Speedster ever made by Saleen.
(2 photos of a 1996 Moonlight Blue Saleen S281 Mustang Coupe) Factory Moonlight Blue 1996 Mustang Saleen S281 coupe ID number #144. Saleen took a GT and added Saleen urethane front fascia, side skirts, rear fascia, and rear wing. It was given a Racecraft suspension which includes Saleen; variable rate front and rear Springs, front struts and bushings, rear shocks, front sway bar and pivot bushings, five spoke wheels, a front and rear high performance wheel alignment, and a tuned chassis. To improve engine performance, Saleen added mufflers, a performance exhaust system, and gave it a performance calibration.
(1 photo of a 1996 Black Saleen S281 Mustang Coupe) Black 1996 Mustang Saleen S-281 coupe owned by Rick Moser from Atlanta, Georgia. Rick purchased this Saleen in 2001 from the original owner.
(4 photos of a 1996 Rio Red Saleen S281 Mustang Coupe) Rio Red 1996 Saleen 281S Mustang coupe with Saleen body panels, Saleen wheels, Saleen interior dash instrument gauges, and a Mustang GT 4.6 liter (281 cubic inch) V8 engine.
(1 photo of a 1996 Bright Tangerine Orange Saleen S281 Mustang Coupe) Bright Tangerine 1996 Mustang Saleen S-281 coupe with bright chrome Saleen wheels. Check out that SR wing on the back. This is Saleen factory ID #25. Only six Saleens in 1996 where orange!
(7 photos of a 1996 Laser Red Saleen S281 Cobra Mustang Convertible) This is a Laser Red 1996 Mustang Cobra Saleen S-281 Speedster. It's a Saleen conversion on a Cobra instead of a regular Mustang. Only eleven Cobras were converted to Saleens in 1996 - seven of them where convertibles.
(5 photos of a 1997 Laser Red Saleen S281 Mustang Coupe) Laser Red 1997 Mustang Saleen S281 coupe. The owner tells us, "The Saleen that you are looking has had 1 owner, lady-owned, locally serviced, all paperwork, owners manuals from Saleen, and 2-sets of wheels including the factory Saleen wheels it came with. The dark Laser Red paint in very clean through-out. All original decals are in great shape, only a couple of small paint ships have been touched up. The interior; beautiful black leather, power windows, power door locks, air conditioning, CD, and tilt. It runs and drives like it should! If you are looking for an un-molested Saleen, here it is!"
(3 photos of a 1997 Rio Red Saleen S281 Mustang Convertible) Rio Red 1997 Mustang Saleen supercharged Speedster convertible owned by Christopher Moore from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The Saleen serial number is #83B. Christopher tells us more, "This Mustang is a former Budget Rental car. Saleen signed a deal with the rental company to produce a very limited number of Saleens in 1997 and 1998. 88 were produced in '97 while only 30 were in 1998. I bought mine in fall of 1998 and she's a part of the family now. I had a bad episode with NOS one night and toasted the motor. I since have bought a brand new block bored .030 over, brand new trick flow intake and heads, Vortech SQ supercharger, Comp Cams 278ah, forged internals, methanol injection, aluminum driveshaft, Fluidyne radiator, 3.73g. suspension upgrades, and few more upgrades. Everything has been handled by Bud Anderson (engine builderinstaller)."
(8 photos of a 1997 Black Saleen S281 Mustang Convertible) Black 1997 Saleen S-281 convertible with a black interior and optional sports bar (roll bar). Options include 3.55 rear gears, Speedster package, chrome wheel upgrade, and a supercharger. This is saleen serial number 26. You can just make out the 26 numbers on the driver's side bumper top.
(8 photos of a 1997 Extreme Rainbow Purple Saleen S281 Cobra Mustang Convertible) This 1997 Mustang Saleen S-281 Cobra convertible speedster is painted Extreme Rainbow. Extreme Rainbow is a $11,000+ special color that Saleen offered many years. The paint process was 4-coats dark blue, color sanded, 3-coats of Extreme Rainbow, color sanded again, followed by an additional 2-coats of Extreme Rainbow, and then 4-coats of urethane clear. The finish then received a final wet-sand by hand and polishing, resulting in the exceptional show quality finish achieved. This is Saleen factory #173 vehicle for 1997. Besides the unusual paint, this one was also ordered with a Supercharger!
(3 photos of a 1997 Deep Violet Purple Saleen S281 Mustang Coupe) Deep Violet 1997 Mustang Saleen S281 coupe with a light gray interior. This is serial number 24 Saleen factory conversion. It has a 4.6 SOHC V8 engine and an automatic transmission.
(7 photos of a 1998 Crystal White Saleen S281 Mustang Convertible) Crystal White 1998 Mustang Saleen S281 convertible owned by Dave Tremelling from Hooper, Utah. It has the 4.6L V8 engine and a 5-speed manual transmission. Check out the Sportster tonneau cover. It makes the car into a two seater. Dave adds, "The 5-speed manual transmission is fun to drive. It is signed by Steve Saleen under the trunk lid. Number 68 of 208 Saleens produced in 1998. Garaged and has less than 14,000 original miles. I am the second owner, purchased by me in 2000."
(7 photos of a 1998 Black Saleen S281 Mustang Coupe) Black 1998 Mustang Saleen S-281 coupe serial number 98-0072. This one was Saleen factory modified from a Mustang GT. It has the Saleen body kit and graphics as well as a 4.6L engine with a supercharger added. The 1998 S-281 didn't come from the Saleen with a supercharger. Only the Saleen S-351, SR, and SA-15 came with the supercharger in 1998.
(7 photos of a 1998 Chrome Yellow Saleen S281 Cobra Mustang Coupe) Chrome Yellow 1998 Mustang Saleen S-281 Cobra coupe with bright yellow Saleen wheels. It is Saleen factory serial number 49. This Saleen has the 330hp DOHC SVT engine, 5-speed manual transmission, 3.55 rear, a Saleen factory roll bar, Racecraft suspensions and big 18-inch Saleen wheels.
(3 photos of a 1998 Crystal White Saleen S281 Mustang Coupe) Crystal White 1998 Mustang Saleen S-281 coupe with a black interior and black Saleen stripes. This one has the 4.6L 220hp engine. It was converted from at GT at the Saleen factory - ID# 033.
(8 photos of a 1998 Dark Atlantic Blue Saleen S281 Mustang Coupe) Dark Atlantic Blue 1998 Saleen S281 Mustang coupe with all the Saleen standard body panels, Saleen graphics, black Saleen wheels, and optional supercharged 4.6 liter V8 engine.