The iconic American automaker Ford has just unleashed its new 2021 Mustang Mach 1 track-oriented sportscar. This new car will come with lots of modified features. The carmaker believes that the Mach 1 will act as link between the Shelby and Mustang GT models. After 17 years, this remarkable model has come again upon us. This time, it will be coming with lots of promises.
Ford Mustang Mach 1 engine and road performance
This new Ford Mustang Mach 1 will be fitted with a V8 5.0-liter engine, generating a powerful output of 480 horsepower and 420 pound feet of torque. The American car manufacturer has added the higher-flowing intake manifold, oil filter adapter and oil cooler usually found on Shelby GT350 Mustang. This according to report will add to its better oil-cooling capability by 50 percent. Another thing you should lookout for is the availability of the optional six-speed Tremec manual transmission on this new model.
Ford will be providing an update for the very first time on the Tremec gearbox with rev-matching, and twin-disc clutch and a short-throw shifter fitted on Mustang GT. Also, optional feature will be the 10-speed automatic transmission fitted with a high-end new calibration and torque converter for shift character and optimal road performance.
Ford Mustang Mach 1 exterior design
On the outside look, it will be very much easy to separate the Ford Mustang Mach 1 from other Mustangs, from the peculiar design elements. A unique grille with deep 3D mesh is featured in the front, with a redesigned lower grille, two-piece upper grille and new side grilles. The new model will also offer additional 150 downforce from its Mach 1 Handling Package (optional). Lovers of automatic transmission may have to look away this time with this optional Handling Package since it will be only offered on shift stick transmission.
Ford Mustang Mach 1 interior design
On the inside, the Mustang Mach 1 will be offering exciting features such as the latest instrument cluster’ splash screen, new sill plates, plaque with chassis number, Recaro seats, Mach-specific shifter and several others.
Pricing and launch date
Ford is yet to publicly reveal the production numbers and pricing information. One thing we are sure of is that this particular model will be limited only. Do not hesitate to come back here for more captivating latest car news.