The all new sixth generation Ford Mustang GT, the iconic pony car, has finally been launched here in India. Introduced at a base price of 65 lac (ex-showroom, Delhi), the model is equipped with a 5.0 litre V8 under the hood to hit the Indian roads and stood out true to its commitment to launch the car second half of the year as the company already unveiled the modal in Auto-Expo 2016 and was a show-stopper at the event. Undoubtedly the car comes with heavy price tag but not a hurdle for the racing car enthusiasts here in India.
Ford first launched the’ Ford Mustang’ 52 years ago and it took Ford that many years to bring it finally the sixth generation car modal to the Indian shores, incredible! Why this much duration, well that being that before the Ford Mustang GT, there has been 52 years since Ford first launched the Mustang and it took the company that many years to finally bring it to Indian shores. Why you ask, well for the fact that before the sixth generation Mustang, Ford never re no right-handed steering car modal, it were the enthusiasts who imported the car to India and drove it freely as the roads norms were lenient at that time. Although, the prayers of Ford Mustang GT enthusiasts have turned into reality as the company holds true on its promise to bring the new speed machine as per their commitment, hat’s off to ford!
Ford Mustang GT: The India-Spec Version
The Indian-spec version of the car will all come with as declared by the company with a range-hitting 5.0-litre V8 petrol engine only, 395.5 bhp motor which some 40 bhp less than the American car model and even the torque have lowered down by 9 N-m leading to an engine producing peak torque of 515 N-m. And outstandingly it offers four driving modes including Norman, Sport+, Snow and Wet mode with adjustable power output. The car would be available as CBU unit.
Exterior Look: Bold Muscle Styling
Front: Taking of the exterior look of the car, the new generation Ford Mustang GT keeps its traditional brawny look along the strong and stylish muscle style. The front of the car is all aggressive in look with its stylish muscular character lines; the 2016 Ford Mustang is a no way disappointment for the racing car enthusiasts. Looking at the front end, it features sharp projector headlamps with day-time running LED lights whereas the grill and air dam make a stunning and eye catching hexagonal shape proving the ultra-modern look. The central air dam is provided with the fog lamps on the either sides and above all of course the symbol of agile and galloping horse, the amazing logo of Ford, located centrally on the grille. Other points include a pony projection puddle lamps on the ORVMs while the sleeker profile of the car is accentuated with more steeply and sloped rear glass and wind-shield.
Side: The side profile of the car shows the stunning and imposing stance of the car with a long hood, slopping roof line, the big magnetic gloss aluminum wheels and a protruding tail in back making it car to be the first choice of every luxury racing car enthusiast.
Rear: The rear look of the car comes with 3-D tri-bar LED tail lamps and the GT badge located centrally on the glossy black surface making the all new Mustang a car combined with classic style of its predecessor and the new technology and ultra modern features that make it the dream car for everybody and side by side carrying the legacy of Ford. Overall its design and looks make it deserving undoubtedly for its heavy price tag.
Interior Looks: Hi-Tech. Luxurious. Stunning
Being the car in the luxury segment, the all new Mustang is geared with the fabulous hi-tech interiors that are in fact what luxurious racing car must have. The car interior come with a cozy cabin featured in all black interior with accented comfortable and offers features like an 8 inch LCD screen infotainment system with Ford voice controlled SYNK2, adaptive cruise control for automatic speed control, rear diffuser, reverse camera, Dual zone HVAC system, rain-sensing wipers, dual front airbag, side map and also knee-airbag with total 8 airbags among other salient features.
The new Mustang GT comes with a cozy cabin draped in all-black interior with heated/cooled leather accented seats providing the cozier and snug feel. This popular sports coupe offers features like - 8-inch touch screen infotainment system with Ford SYNK2 with voice control, dual-zone HVAC system, adaptive cruise control, reversing camera, rear diffuser, rain-sensing wipers, and dual front airbags with additional curtain, side imp
Mustang GT Dimensions
Length- - 4784 mm
Width - 2080 mm
Height - 1391 mm
Wheelbase - 2720 mm
Engine - 5.0 Litre V8 Petrol
Max Power - 395.5 bhp
Max Torque - 515 N-m
Transmission - 6 Speed SelectShift Autobox
Top Speed - 250 Km/h
Ground Clearance- 137 mm
Delhi - Rs 65 Lac
Mumbai - Rs 65.5 Lac
Navi Mumbai - Rs 68.14 Lac
Currently the car would be available in single variant as CBU unit and booking for the car would open in Delhi and Mumbai only initially. Will the all new Ford Mustang proves well on performance, we hope it would not be despair for the luxury racing car enthusiasts. Be ready to experience the all styling muscle car with a thunderous speed and eye-grabbing stunning looks!!!