Which sports car was most often bought in 2019

Which sports car was most often bought in 2019

April 18, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

For the fifth time in a row, Ford Mustang became the world leader in sales of the sports car market.

IHS Markit experts have named the world’s best-selling sports car. Such information appeared on Saturday, April 18. The absolute winner was the Ford Mustang, which in 2019 was sold on world markets 102,090 times. At the same time, in some countries, sales of the already popular car rose sharply – in Germany, growth was 33%, in Poland – 50%, and in France even 2 times. This car was awarded the title of the best-selling car in the world in its class for the fifth year in a row, and in the United States it has been leading for 50 years.

It is worth saying that the Ford Mustang is offered in 12 different trim levels – customers can choose both a more budgetary Mustang EcoBoost and a powerful Mustang Shelby GT500 with an unforgettable appearance. Under the hood of the base version is a 2.3-liter engine, which has a power of 290-314 hp. It depends on the country where the car is sold.

The most powerful modification Shelby has a 5.2-liter V8 engine, which in the atmospheric version is capable of producing 533 hp, and in a turbocharged version has a power of 770 hp

The most powerful Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 is equipped with a seven-speed “robot” with two clutches, which provides instant gear shifting. The dynamics of such a car is amazing – to accelerate to 100 miles per hour (161 km / h) and a full stop the car requires only 10.6 seconds. Hypercar Bugatti Veyron can cope with this task in 9.9 seconds.