The Ford Mustang Mach 1 has been confirmed on the market in Europe for the primary time.
This limited-edition model of the enduring muscle automotive is claimed to be the ‘best-handling Mustang ever to achieve Europe’, boasting efficiency upgrades to the outside bodywork, engine and mechanical underpinnings.
Underneath the bonnet, the Mustang’s V8 engine has been modified with 460hp and 529Nm of torque. Upgrades embody an open air induction system, consumption manifold and 87mm throttle our bodies from the Mustang Shelby GT350.
There are two gearbox choices within the type of a ten-speed computerized or six-speed handbook. The latter is a high-tech Tremec unit that includes a twin-disc clutch to raised handle high-RPM gear adjustments and will get computerized rev-matching.
To enhance grip on the observe, the Mach 1 advantages from a collection of aerodynamic upgrades reminiscent of a brand new entrance splitter, new facet grilles, rear diffuser and outstanding rear spoiler. These mix to supply 22% extra downforce than the standard Mustang GT.
MagneRide adjustable suspension makes the Mach 1 primed for observe use when mixed with stiffer entrance springs and anti-roll bars, with the 19-inch alloy wheels with Michelin Pilot Sport 4 tyres additional enhancing grip.
Inside, there’s an Ebony color scheme and aluminium detailing, leather-based sports activities seats, a novel start-up graphic for the 12-inch digital instrument cluster, and a novel plaque on the sill.
Matthias Tonn, Mustang Mach 1 chief programme engineer for Europe, stated: “The unique Mach 1 delivered the final word in manufacturing Mustang efficiency and proved itself with success in motorsport.
“The brand new Mach 1 is essentially the most succesful Mustang ever to achieve Europe, with track-ready capacity and a novel fashion that’s greater than worthy of sporting such a legendary badge.”
No particulars have but been introduced on timing or pricing for the UK.