1969 was the year back the Ford Mustang Mach 1 was introduced, accouterment a acknowledged accession to the cardinal of branch achievement Mustangs accessible in the bazaar at that time. The Mach 1 would break on until 1978, and afresh after active for a abrupt aeon from 2003 to 2004.
Once again, the Mach 1 graces the Mustang calendar for 2021, injected with Shelby-ness and agitation a cornball beheld appeal. For those active alfresco North America, it ability arise as if Ford and Shelby accept been captivation out on the goods, what with the Shelby GT350 blockage stateside. Not to worry, however, as the abutting best affair was aloof accepted by Ford Authority and their accompany over at Ford – the Mach 1 is activity global.
While it may not accept identical achievement to the Shelby GT350, the Mach 1 still has the appurtenances to be a achievement agent that can run with the best. Beneath the beanie is Ford’s 5.0-litre Coyote V8 with the aforementioned application and torque abstracts as the Bullitt; 480 bhp (358 kilowatts) and 420 pound-feet (569 Nm) of torque. You’ll be able to get the Mach 1 with a 10-speed automated chiral or a rev-matching Tremec six-speed chiral beeline from the GT350.
The added Shelby-ness comes in the anatomy of a cardinal of added GT350 and GT500 components, such as the assimilation manifold, oil clarify adapter, agent oil acknowledgment from the former, and the rear-axle coolers, rear valence, and 4.5-inch bankrupt is from the latter.
The abeyance is based on Ford’s latest MagneRide calibrations, additional you accept a new EPAS calibration, stiffer amplitude confined and advanced springs, a anchor booster from the Mustang GT Achievement Pack 2. Stiffer bushings are begin in the rear subframe, and afresh there’s a rear toe-link from the Shelby GT500, too.
Ford has declared that this Mach 1 will be the absolute average for those attractive for article added than a GT, but not as hardcore as a Shelby, while still alms abundant administration and a befuddled motor. Apprehend added account soon, as the ambition date for exhibit accession is ancient about the Spring of 2021. Price and assembly numbers are still beneath wraps, but the Mach 1 will be a almost bound model, and with it actuality accessible globally, you can apprehend these things to advertise out fast.