Ford presented new racing coupe Mustang Shelby FP350S

January 24, 2017 at 8:54 pm

Sport division of Ford Company has presented at the Performance Racing Industry Show in Indianapolis new racing version of the coupe Mustang – Shelby FP350S. It is designed for participation in the American series Trans Am and NASA (National Auto Sport Association) and club competitions under the auspices of the SCCA (Sports Car Club of America). It is not allowed to drive this car on city roads.

2017 Racing Ford Mustang Shelby FP350S pic

2017 Racing Ford Mustang Shelby FP350S pic

Track Mustang has got a 5.2-liter eight-cylinder engine, updated by the Ford Performance Parts. Its characteristics are not disclosed, but, for example, the Shelby GT350 Mustang with the same unit produces 533 hp. Motor is combined with the six-speed manual transmission Tremec 3160.

2017 Aggressive Ford Mustang Shelby FP350S photo

2017 Aggressive Ford Mustang Shelby FP350S photo

In addition, the chassis, suspension and exhaust system were upgraded. Also sports car has received a roll cage, Sparco racing seat, a removable steering wheel and the telemetry system MOTEC. New aerodynamic body kit, a special “livery” and 19-inch wheels complete the picture. Shelby FP350S will appear in the American dealers’ showrooms in the near future. The price was not announced.