Ford talked about the most powerful car in its history

Ford talked about the most powerful car in its history

June 19, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The new Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 got a 5.2-liter V8 compressor engine, developing 770 horsepower

Ford has named some of the technical specifications of the Mustang Shelby GT500 musclecar engine. The novelty will be the most powerful road car in the history of the American brand.

Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 equipped with a 5.2-liter V8 compressor engine, developing 770 hp and 847 Nm of torque. The developers claim that this is the most powerful and resourceful eight-cylinder engine in the world with a driven supercharger.

Transmission – seven-speed robotized with two clutches. The gearbox, capable of changing steps in 100 milliseconds, has several modes, including Normal, Sport, Drag and Track. Plus, the coupe got the Launch Control quick start function.

The Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 can accelerate from standstill to 96 km / h in about three seconds, and its maximum speed is forcibly limited to 290 km per hour. Drag distance of a quarter mile (402 meters) covered in less than 11 seconds.

The coupe received a retuned suspension with brand-new MagneRide shock absorbers and lightweight springs, as well as Brembo six-piston brakes with 420 mm discs. In addition to the supercar available aerodynamic body kit made of carbon fiber, as well as tires Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2.

In the US, sales of the Ford Mustang GT500 will begin this fall. Prices for the fastest road “Mustang” in history have not yet called.