Ford Launches Shelby FP350S Mustang As A Track-Only US Model

Posted: Dec 13 2016, 12:04pm CST | by , in News | Cars & Vehicles

 

Ford Launches Shelby FP350S Mustang as a Track-Only US Model
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  • Ford Shelby FP350S Launched as a Track Only US Model
 

The Mustang will be a track-only vehicle developed for racing. It will go on sale in the US soon.

The Ford Shelby FP350S Mustang is finally unveiled by Ford. The company has developed this model as a racing only car that is made for track driving only.

The car will go on sale in US soon. The car is based on V9 Selby Mustang will actually come with a Performance built 5.2 liter V8 FP350S Mustang engine.

This car will be able to compete in Trans Am, National Auto Sport Association along with Sports Car Club of America racing events from 2017, according to AutoCar.

The company has not reveal any kind of details on the power outputs of the model. The news however it is that it will have a 5.2 liter Selby GT350R engine which has the ability to produce 526bhp with a 429lb ft. torque. We can expect that the upcoming racing model will have slightly increased number than these ones.

This car is formulated for being a ready to race one. This means that it will be a vehicle complying with US and FIA legislation for car racing. It is thus deduced that it will be able to run in a race without any kind of modification because it actually is a race car.

The structure of the car will come with a six point FIA compliant roll cage and its engine will feature Tremec manual transmission with an integrated oil pump. The engine has been given an unrestricted exhaust and will be controlled by Motec data acquisition system.

The car will be offered in 19inched standard wheels but an option of forged 18 inches wheels will be available too. The body work of the car showcases the new design and Ford Performance logo etched on it. It will have an adjustable carbon fiber rear wing too. It will be available for sale on America.

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