It wouldn’t actually be a brand new mannequin 12 months with out some new restricted version Mustangs from Ford. Not like the times of yore when virtually everybody launched new mannequin 12 months automobiles at first of September, the designation is now extra of a formality, starting every time up to date fashions are prepared. With the Mustang transitioning to 2022 fashions and the automotive being primarily carryover, Ford has some particular function packages to maintain issues attention-grabbing.
First up is the Shelby GT500 heritage version. Celebrating 55 years for the reason that launch of the primary large block Shelby Mustang, the heritage version is mechanically unchanged from different GT500s and that’s effective as a result of 760-hp is greater than virtually anybody actually wants on the road and the newest mannequin lastly handles like an actual sports activities automotive. What’s distinctive is the unique Brittany Blue paint with white stripes. As on different GT500s, clients have two choices for the stripes, the extra fundamental vinyls which are utilized after portray or the painted stripes.
At $10,000, the painted stripe choice is expensive as a result of the physique must be taken offline within the paint store after base coat is utilized, masked and hand sprayed. After that the physique goes again into the paint line for clear coat and curing.
Ford will begin taking orders for the GT500 Heritage version on Monday November 15 with a beginning sticker value of $78,835 together with supply and fuel guzzler tax.
Among the many extra inexpensive Mustangs, there’s the Coastal version primarily based on the four-cylinder Ecoboost automobiles. This one can be out there in Brittany Blue in addition to Cyber Orange or Speedy Crimson. This one will get vinyl stripes that run alongside the aspect of the ability hump on the hood after which alongside the doorways and rear fenders. The grille pony is offset to the motive force’s aspect and 10-spoke 19-inch alloy wheels are a part of the package deal. The Coastal restricted version coupe begins at $36,185, a premium of $1,995. It’s additionally out there as a convertible.