New racing coupe Ford Mustang GT4 was officially presented

November 24, 2016 at 3:55 pm

US car manufacturer Ford Motor Company and its division Ford Performance has officially introduced a new racing coupe Ford Mustang GT4, which in 2017 will take part in various racing series, at the SEMA Motor Show 2016.

2017 Racing coupe Ford Mustang GT4 pic

2017 Racing coupe Ford Mustang GT4 pic

According to the representatives of the Ford Performance, a new car Ford Mustang GT4 enables teams and drivers to take part in such competitions as the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (category Grand Sport), Pirelli World Challenge GTS and the GT4 European Series. The novelty received 5.2-liter V8 engine, which is similar in its characteristics to the Shelby GT350 / GT350R engine. However the powerplant of Ford Mustang GT4 has been upgraded. In particular, 5.2-liter V8 engine is equipped with a new crankshaft and a revised control unit. The powertrain operates in tandem with 6-speed transmission Holinger.

2017 Upgraded Ford Mustang GT4 photo

2017 Upgraded Ford Mustang GT4 photo

Specialists of Multimatic Motorsports Company, who adjusted the car’s suspension, worked on the creation of a new racing coupe Ford Mustang GT4 2017. In addition, the car has received new shock absorbers and springs, modified rear levers and a more powerful anti-roll bar.