Steve Saleen, world renowned for his modded Mustangs (over 8,000 of them at press time) and other mass produced vehicles, has opened the doors to the companies first retail outlet – The Saleen Store. The store sells an array of Saleen-branded stuff, as well as technical displays on the company’s 750-hp S7 supercar and their supercharged Saleen Mustang, and S7 racing simulators.
If that’s not enough, The Saleen Store has a Saleen N2O Bar. For people, menu items range from ice cream, water, soda, Red Bull and oxygen. For their cars, nitrous oxide and hydrogen are available. The store is sure to encompass a full-range, high-octane ambience for everyone.
According to their website, Saleen has created a unique shopping experience that will undoubtedly set a new standard in the automotive and the retail industry. The Saleen Store is so different that it has created a buzz, and that buzz has traveled almost as fast as the world’s fastest production car, the Saleen S7.
“Anything with the Saleen name attached to it has to exceed our uncompromising standards”. Founder & CEO of Saleen, Steve Saleen states, The Saleen Store is a total brand experience — whether it’s through our legendary vehicles, aftermarket performance parts or hot new apparel, we guarantee a unique shopping experience”.
“We have split our store in half, covering lifestyle and the technical performance side. On the lifestyle side, you’ll find a unique Saleen-branded performance automotive clothing line, posters and memorabilia. As for the technical side, we’ll have people and interactive displays that can answer practically any question one might have about automobile performance,” says Steve Saleen.
For car enthusiasts who have followed Steve Saleen and his Saleen Mustangs for over two decades it is not surprising that on one side of the store they are literally standing in the middle of a Saleen Extreme Mustang. Newcomers will see a vehicle dissected down the middle and will only emphasize the fact that The Saleen Store is truly one of a kind. There is an immediate realization that Saleen is passionate about its performance vehicles by exposing every detail of the Saleen Extreme, from the engine, drivetrain, to the suspension – viewers will see the technology that goes into the manufacturing an Extreme Saleen Mustang that produces 550 hp and 500 ft-lb. of torque.
The Saleen Store can help to arrange vehicle purchasing, financing, administering trade-in assessments, as well as provide buyers with genuine Saleen Speedlab Aftermarket Parts sales and installation. Guests considering purchasing a new Saleen will find it easy to do so with The Saleen Store’s zip-code-based referral service. This seamless referral service originates at The Saleen Store and concludes at the guest’s nearest Saleen Certified Dealership.