Ford published a price tag for the special Mustang Bullitt

Ford published a price tag for the special Mustang Bullitt

March 30, 2018 2 By autotimesnews

In January of this year, Ford introduced a special version of the Mustang Bullitt coupe, created on the motives of the film “Bullitt”, filmed in 1968, at the Detroit Auto Show and starring the well-known actor Steve McQueen. Three months later, the company published a price tag for the model.

Americans estimated the coupe at 46,595 US dollars, another $ 900 buyers will have to pay extra for shipping. This is $ 2,605 more expensive than the standard Mustang GT.

From the standard GT, Mustang Bullitt differs, first of all, visually. The body of the car can be painted in a dark green or black color, on the grille there is a Bullitt nameplate. To the limited Mustang R19 disks with low-profile rubber are used.

Ford Mustang Bullitt is based on the modification GT, which under the hood is a reliable five-liter gasoline eight-cylinder engine Coyote with a return of 480 horsepower. According to Ford, the engine of the anniversary Mustang Bullitt differs reconfigured firmware, active exhaust system NitroPlate, and also 87-millimeter throttle. The motor will operate with a six-speed manual transmission.

The list of equipment includes the brand adaptive suspension MagneRide, as well as powerful braking mechanisms Brembo.

In the car there are sports recaro leather armchairs, a 12-inch digital instrument panel, a heated steering wheel, and a six-speed manual transmission.

In the US, sales of Ford Mustang declined significantly in the last year: dealers managed to sell 81 866 copies of this model, against 105,932 copies in 2016 and 122,439 vehicles a year earlier.