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NAME Ford Mustang
ENGINE
- 4.6 Litre V8
POWER
- 240kW's
TORQUE
-430Nm
PERFORMANCE-
0-100 5.6 seconds
PRICE-
Below $90K

By the time you read this, the New Ford Mustang Cobra will probably be on sale at your local FTE dealer for under $90K. With a 240kW V8 under the bonnet, it will be the fastest Ford in its line up  with a top speed approaching 245km/h and a 0-100km/h time in just 5.6 seconds. The all-alloy, 4.6 litre quad-cam, 32 valve V8 engine that kicks out 240kWs of power at 6000rpm and 430Nm of torque at 4750rpm. It is mated to  a five-speed manual gearbox that transmits the power to the rear wheels via a limited-slip differential . And slowing the Mustang will be no problem with 329mm Brembo front discs  with twin-pot calipers and 296mm ventilated rear discs. With a fully independent suspension, 17-inch alloy wheels and wide 245/45ZR17 tyres, the Mustang Cobra should offer a handling package as good as its performance.
There will be two Mustangs models, a convertible and a hardtop. Standard features include leather trim , air con, ABS, power windows and mirrors, remote central locking, dual airbags and traction control.
Ford Australian President, Geoff Polites, said Mustang was perfectly suited to Ford's performance arm FTE. "Like a lot Australians, I've admired the Mustang from afar for many years. It is a classic sports cars and a motoring icon. FTE is all about people who are passionate about cars and mustang is one of the most loved cars in the planet."
The American-made Mustang will be converted to right-hand drive for the Australian market by Tickford Vehicle Engineering and will carry full factory backing, warranty and parts support.

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