Mustang is one of the most popular series of Ford automobile company. Mustang Mach 1 was the package first used in the year 1968. This nameplate was then returned in 2003 as the performance version for the New Edge model. But after that in 2004, due to some reasons, this nameplate was not continued with same success rate in future. Now after some years, Ford has decided to revive this particular version by meeting customers’ demands as well as making 2018 Ford Mustang Mach 1 up to the mark in terms of performance and technology.
What it is:
2018 Mustang Mach 1 is a car which is the hot topic of discussion presently among Ford fans. Also the Mustang is set to come with significant improvements for the 2018 model year and there should be the Mach 1 nameplate as well. This model as well as mentioned Mach 1 are expected with new transmission and revised front fascia. This Mustang’s version will slot between GT and Shelby GT350 models.
2018 Ford Mustang Mach 1: Appearance
Recently several spy photos of the upcoming 2018 Ford Mustang Mach 1 went viral and from those, many of the changes have been observed. One of these is the exhaust which has undergone changes. This time Ford has decided to install four numbers of mufflers which brings the difference. Four mufflers also mean that this particular car will have impressive performance as well as latest technology.
Aerodynamics has been changed to remarkable extent too with help of few best engineers from around the world. This change will reduce the air friction and brings much better exterior styling.
A trendy front fascia is expected from this particular model. Notable up front will be larger splitter which design seems to be inspired from the one on the GT350. There is also sports bumper and interpretation of the familiar grille and long sculpted hood.
Profile side shows fastback roofline and strong character line while the model also includes different front and rear wheels. Up front, wheels with black finish and style borrowed from the GT Performance pack. On the other hand rear rollers feature silver finish and design similar to the Mustang’s version Boss 302 Laguna Seca. What also catches the eye is Ford racing deck design with duckbill spoiler.
Engine of 2018 Ford Mustang Mach 1
About the engine specifications of this car it has been expected that it will offer the level of power between the GT and Shelby GT350 model. Now you have an idea about how engine specification is going to be. Under the hood, 2018 Ford Mustang Mach 1 is expected to have an upgraded 5.0 liter Coyote engine V8.
This engine will produce a power of around 455 HP. This power rating is similar to Camaro 1LE. This power rating is 20 HP stronger than power output rating of GT which is 435 HP. Rumors say that the engine will be paired to a 10 speed transmission of automatic nature.
2018 Ford Mustang Mach 1: Price and Release date
2018 Ford Mustang Mach 1 price will lie in between the prices of Shelby and GT. This ranges from $33,000 to $70,000. It is very difficult to predict the release date of 2018 Mustang Mach 1 because lots of work are still pending and it is not possible for Ford to reveal the exact release date at the moment.