The 2016 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet Is Ready To Race - The novel Ford Mustang’s independent nurture interruption may become far a amend machine but almost anywhere on earth, but there’s 1 stretch of route where the firm axle is yet male monarch – together with it’s a quarter-mile long.
The 2016 Cobra Jet unveiled at the 2015 SEMA exhibit is a factory-built drag racer that tin become directly from the dealership to the strip. It’s been stripped out, therefore built dorsum upwards alongside a 8.50-second whorl cage, fuel cell, Corbeau racing seats, 5-point harness, 3-speed automatic transmission, together with a coil-over suspension.
The engine is based on the Mustang GT’s 5.0-liter V8, together with shares 75 pct of its parts, but gets a Whipple supercharger from the Ford Performance parts catalog that bumps its ability upwards to around 575 hp, addition an electrical H2O ticker from the Ford C-Max hybrid to icy it downwards betwixt runs.
The 2016 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet Is Ready To RaceBut that sort of ability agency zero if you lot can’t continue the Cobra Jet’s stock Hoosier slicks on the pavement, therefore Ford swapped inwards four-link 9-inch alive nurture axle, which is but what you lot desire underneath the Christmas Tree…lights, that is.
As alongside by Cobra Jets, Ford is exclusively making 50, separate evenly betwixt Oxford White together with Deep Impact blueish this fourth dimension around. Certified for several drag racing classes, the starting toll for the really street-illegal ‘Stang is $99,990, together with the exclusively options are a Cobra Jet graphics bundle together with a wheelie bar for $1,995 each.
And patch many of the parts used to create it are available from the Ford Performance catalog for DIY-types, that nurture axle is exclusive to the Cobra Jet for now.