The easiest track car Ford Mustang

February 2, 2015 at 6:10 pm

Ford has on display 2015 NAIAS in Detroit unveiled the car Shelby GT350R Mustang, like the easiest track of the entire Mustang.
The main emphasis in Shelby GT350R Mustang was put on weight reduction: in comparison with model Shelby GT350 car “thin” at 59 kg. Unmistakable bulky and massive line of American made car in a very aggressive manner.
According to the manufacturers, they have achieved a high aerodynamics and increased downforce thanks to a new front splitter and rear wing carbon fiber. This is complemented by special holes in the hood to reduce lift and additional cooling of the engine, diffusers, side skirts and holes in the wings to reduce turbulence.
Under the hood, the new “Mustang” is worth the same engine as the coupe GT350, – the most powerful series turbocharged Ford – 5,2-liter V8, working with a 6-speed manual transmission and a flat crankshaft. The manufacturer claims about the power of more than 500 horsepower and 542 Nm of torque.

Ford Mustang track version pics

Ford Mustang track version picture

GT350R – also the first production car from a major automaker, which uses 19-inch carbon wheels, each of which is lighter than ordinary wheel 5 kg. Wearing the same wheels in high-performance tires Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2, made to order.
Weight reduction was not in vain: GT350R were thrown out of the air conditioner, stereo system, rear seat, trunk floorboards, carpets, rear view camera, exhaust resonators and spare tire.

Ford Mustang track version pics

Ford Mustang track version image

Shelby GT350R will go on sale in the United States and Canada at the end of this year, priced at about $ 80,000.