Ford will not equip updated Mustang with V6 engine

January 24, 2017 at 6:16 pm

American automaker Ford plans to abandon 3.7 liters six-cylinder atmospheric engine in the power range of the updated sports car Ford Mustang. This information was announced by a foreign media edition, which has received an access to the documents of automobile manufacturer.

2017 Updated Ford Mustang pic

2017 Updated Ford Mustang pic

In this case, the basic version of the Ford Mustang after the upgrade will be equipped with 2.3-liter four-cylinder EcoBoost turbo engine generating 310 horsepower and 435 Nm of torque. The six-cylinder engine produces 10 horsepower less then the turbo motor; its torque is 55 Nm smaller too. The top versions of the coupe and convertible will keep being set in motion by a 5.0 liters eight-cylinder power unit.

2017 Modernized Ford Mustang image

2017 Modernized Ford Mustang image

Earlier it was reported that the popular Ford Mustang will have a new 9-speed automatic transmission, created by Ford experts in cooperation with General Motors. We remind that the current version is equipped with a six-speed transmission. Release of the updated 2017 Ford Mustang can be expected by motorists during this year.

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