You’ll must act quick if you wish to purchase the quickest and most-expensive Mustang ever.
Ford is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its legendary Mustang Cobra Jet drag automotive with a run of simply 68 models primarily based on the 2018 Mustang.
In previous years, Cobra Jet allotments have bought out in a number of days. It first resurrected the automotive for the 40th anniversary in 2008. It constructed 50 that yr, identical to in 1968, and once more in 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2016.
The brand new factory-built racer is not authorized for the road and is supplied with a supercharged 5.2-liter V8 that Ford says is essentially the most highly effective Cobra Jet engine but. In true drag racing kind, Ford gained’t reveal precisely how a lot horsepower it has, however does say the Cobra Jet can run an Eight-second quarter-mile at 150 mph.
Not like the road Mustang’s 10-speed transmission and impartial rear suspension, the Cobra Jet contains a Three-speed automated and traditional 9-inch strong rear axle that’s saved in examine with an anti-roll bar, Panhard rod and adjustable coil-over shocks.
With an NHRA-certified roll cage and racing seats, the Cobra Jet was engineered to be authorized in a number of drag racing courses, the place it may well compete in opposition to the same Chevrolet COPO Camaro and Dodge Challenger Drag Pak and plenty of customized builds.
The value is $130,000 and it’s out there in any colour…so long as its crimson or white.
A commemorative retro graphics bundle is non-obligatory, (however would you actually order a automotive like this with out it?)
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