2006 Steeda Q 525 Mustang

2006 Steeda Q 525 Ford MustangSteeda introduced the 2006 Steeda Q 525 during their Media Day for the enthusiast press at Moroso Motorsports Park in Jupiter, Florida. Equipped with the new Magna Charger 5th Generation MP112 hybrid roots style supercharger, the Q 525 belches out over 500 horspower, 530 lbs of torque, and provides instantaneous boost from 1,200 to 6,000 rpm.

Steeda engineers, working closely with Magnuson Products created a unique intercooled system for 525. As he has in the past, SCT Vice President, Chris Johnson, working with the Steeda engineers, applied his considerable talents to create a specific tune for the Q 525. The results speak for themselves.

2006 Steeda Q525 Evan Smith Drag Racing MustangSteeda President Dario Orlando selected Evan Smith, Muscle Mustangs & Fast Fords Technical Editor and NHRA Super Stock competitor, to handle the driving duties. Equipped with BFG drag radials, Smith turned an ET of 11.73 @ 117 mph.

The Q 525 is a street car, driven from the Steeda Autosports Campus 60 miles to the Moroso facility. After the drag racing exhibit the press corps had the opportunity to experience first hand  the total performance the Q 525 on the 2.2 mile Moroso road course.

The suspension dynamics of the Q525 are competition proven. They are constructed to strict Steeda quality standards and are precision engineered for both improved ride quality and the finest street and track performance.

Steeda Q 525 Specifications

Engine Specs – (Hand Built)

  • 5.0 liter Modular
  • Steeda/Magna Charger supercharger system with intercooler
  • 62 mm twin -bore throttle body
  • Steeda/SCT air meter
  • 8.5:1 compression ratio
  • 500 horsepower @ 5400 RPM
  • 530 ft lbs @ 3650 RPM
  • Electronic Fuel injection with 60 lbs injectors
  • Steeda Cold Air Kit
  • Forged crank shaft
  • Forged connecting rods
  • Diamond forged pistons
  • Steeda axle back exhaust system

Suspension Specs

  • Steeda Sport Springs
  • Tokico D-Spec shocks and struts
  • Steeda camber adjusters
  • Steeda control arm relocation kit
  • Steeda bumpsteer kit
  • Steeda front adjustable endlink kit
  • Steeda G-Trac brace
  • Steeda billet strut tower brace
  • Steeda billet lower trailing arms
  • Steeda rear sway bar and billet end links
  • Steeda adjustable rear panhard bar with panhard bar brace
  • Steeda rear shock tower brace
  • Steeda 3 point frame rail and torque box brace


  • Steeda 14” four piston front brakes
  • Steeda 13” rear brakes

Wheels and Tires

  • Steeda Ultralite 06 18 x 9.5 alloy wheels
  • Goodyear Eagle F1 Supercar 275/40/ZR 18 performance tires


  • Steeda competition front facia with functional brake ducting
  • Steeda full cowl induction hood with hood pins
  • Steeda rear race wing
  • Steeda exterior graphics package
  • Steeda billet rear badge
  • Tri-Ax Shifter with billet shift handle
  • Steeda billet pedal cover set
  • Steeda billet dead pedal
  • Steeda billet A/C knobs and door handles
  • Billet speaker covers
  • Polished billet fuse box covers
  • Polished billet power steering cover
  • Polished billet oil cap
  • Polished billet brake fluid cover
  • Steeda custom floor mats

The Q 525 is the most powerful version of Steeda’s lineup of signature series Q Mustangs. Estimated MSRP of $61,000 USD.