2017 Ford GT received 647 hp

2017 Ford GT received 647 hp

January 26, 2017 0 By autotimesnews

Ford showed a new GT concept at the Detroit Motor Show about two years ago. And just now the Blue Oval company is willing to share important figures his latest supercar.

Ford has announced properties turbocharged engine capacity of 3.5 liter V6 family of EcoBoost, which is set on GT supercar last generation. Motor power is 647 horsepower and 745 Nm of torque.

The weight of the model is 1360 kilograms. The maximum speed of Ford GT is 347 kilometers per hour, making the sports car the fastest production car of the American automaker.

In addition, Ford announced the time during which the GT overcomes 5.05-kilometer circle Canadian route Calabogie Motorsports Park, consisting of 20 turns. Supercar making it 2 minutes 9.8 seconds. This is a second faster than McLaren 675LT and 3.1 seconds faster than the Ferrari 458 Speciale.

Previously, Ford also reported that in the control electronics of the new GT has five modes: normal, sport, track, to move on and wet for maximum speed. In the latter case activated Track suspension settings and tuning elements aerodynamic changes to reduce drag.

The current plan Ford predicts the GT will be produced for four years. During this time, the automaker will gather at the facilities of the Canadian company Multimatic Motorsport, specializing in professional races thousand cars. In the first batch of 500 cars American automaker has received 6506 applications.