After several years of rumors and speculation, Ford finally announced plans to release the 2016 Ford Mustang GT350. The model is set to be the first GT350 to integrate an autonomous rear suspension unit and a new engine that comes with more power. In addition, the latest 2016 Ford Mustang GT350 rendered photos reveal a completely new facelift that makes the car appear more aggressive and sporty. Most notably, the adjustments will improve the aerodynamics thus ultimately increasing the performance.
Since the 2016 Ford Mustang GT350 has not officially been released, some details in regards to the model are sketchy. However, various spy shots of the prototype being test driven around the country and teasers from the manufacturers have been pivotal in revealing the juicy details about the car. Perhaps the most distinctive look of the new GT350 Mustang is the 19 inch 10 beam alloy wheels that incorporate Michelin Pilot Super Sport Tires and durable aluminum fenders. According to 2016 Ford Mustang GT350 rendered photos, the model also includes a new bumper, four exhaust pipes, vented fenders and a lip spoiler on the trunk. An advanced sport suspension reduces the height making it specially configured to support more power and capable of race driving. The taillights are the only features that have not been changed.
An optional package that includes the latest audio system, climate controller, power adjustable leather seats and an 8 inch LCD screen that functions on Touch Infotainment technology can be added into the model for a luxurious experience. To increase concentration during a race, any bright finishes including the chrome have been altered to reduce glare distraction. Further, new gauges have been added to capture the enhanced speed while a 5 selective driver control configuration that determines the car performance has been updated.
2016 Ford Mustang Gt350 Engine and Performance
Due to the flat plane crank encoded in the engine and its capability of producing more than 500 horsepower, the Ford Company has created the ultimate natural aspirated engine since its inception. Apart from the incredible horsepower, the 5.2 litre V8 engine delivers not less than 440 pound feet of torque. It is estimated that the top speed will be above 175mph while the acceleration will most likely boost 60mph in a span of just 4 seconds. The new model also features a 6 speed manual gear system and a unique Magneride suspension unit.
2016 Ford Mustang Gt350 Rendered Price
The price of the 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 will most likely range between $52,000 and $65,000. Although the car was exhibited at 2014 LA Auto Show in November, it expected to be released into the market in mid or late 2015.