There are various rumors and speculations about the release of the long awaited 2016 Ford Mustang GT350. According to some reports, this legendary vehicle could be released by December this year or early next year. That means the new model is just a few months away from becoming available at the showrooms. In case that happens, at least the speculations will come to an end.
2016 Ford Mustang GT350 Engine
The society expects that the legendary car shall be much powerful owing to its 5.0 liter engine plus the likelihood of some form of forced induction. There is a likelihood that the car shall have less horsepower than the GT500, but all the same, the car shall be remarkably great.
Similarly, there are rumors that the car shall feature unique versions of the coyote V-8. Also, there is a chance that the model shall come with an automatic transmission. If this happens to be the case, then that could be an added advantage since most drivers prefer automatic cars because of their high performance as compared to manual vehicles. It is believed that the manual transmissions accelerate the wheels, but the automatic transmissions pave way for steeper gear ratios in the numerically lower gears along with the smaller gaps sandwiched between the gears that lead to even more rapid shifts.
2016 Ford Mustang GT350 redesign
Ford has also redesigned the 2015 Ford Mustang GT350 by incorporating a lot of carbon fiber to make its body parts. This aspect is bound to make the car a high performance model that is light enough to remain focused on the track. In order to trim down power consumption, there are speculations that Ford might employ an entirely new AWD system for high-output applications. This system might be totally different from the ones that Ford employed in its earlier models. Rumors have it that the new system shall be able to employ Torque vectoring front and rear to aid in handling and thereafter trickle down to other applications. This model might come in with some carbon ceramic brakes both in front and at the back.
In terms of its price, they still remain a mystery. Nonetheless, the new model is likely to cost some dollars below the GT500 whose current price tag is $59,000.
The new model from Ford is expected to a great one since Ford is building it on the successful formula of the current car and replacing the current engine with a new model.