LOS ANGELES -- Tecstar Automotive Group and Unique Performance Inc. have formed a company called Unique Performance Concepts to produce specialty vehicles.
The first car will be a special-edition 2006 Ford Mustang to be sold at dealerships.
Tecstar is a unit of Quantum Fuel Cell Technologies Worldwide Inc., of Irvine, Calif., which supplies fuel system technologies.
Meanwhile, Quantum also announced that it received $6.95 million in congressional funding to develop hybrid vehicles for the U.S. Department of Defense.
Unique Performance, of Farmers Branch, Texas, builds performance vehicles.