2015 Ford Mustang Pace Car
The Mustang has nice history when it is about races. It started in 1964, at Indy 500 race, with three convertible models, equipped with Holman-Moody-built 5.0-liter V-8 engines. There were two more appears on the famous Indy 500, in 1979 and 1994. These versions were very popular, so company decided to make Limited Edition series replicas both times. The fifth-generation Mustang was a big comeback, when it is about racing. In 2010, returned to the famous Daytona 500 after 40 years. Later, it appeared on the Kentucky Speedway. Finally, few months ago new Mustang entered the market, so there are big expectations, when it is about special editions. New model already took place on some important happenings, such as Quicken Loans 400, so we expect replicas of 2015 Mustang Pace Car soon.
2015 Ford Mustang Pace Car specs
The 2015 Ford Mustang Pace Car is expected to come in limited numbers of produced units during this year. The exact details are still unpublished, but we are pretty sure what to expect. This special model will be based on the new-generation model, sharing most of the parts. Visually, 2015 Mustang Pace Car is expected to be replica of the car that appeared on the Quicken Loans 400. It will feature car’s new design and also many unique details such as NASCAR logos and Quicken Loans 400 emblems. Since this is a year of 50 years of celebration, expect to see some “50 Years” details also. When it is about technical details, 2015 Mustang Pace Car will use the same platform as standard model. Some of the most interesting details are about new suspension.
For the first time, Mustang comes with independent rear suspension, while front suspension is completely redesigned. There are plenty of new technologies, both inside and outside, but we don’t expect some differences compared to standard model. The 2015 Ford Mustang will be powered by 5.0 liter V8 engine that makes 420 horsepower and 390 pound-feet of torque, which will be enough for 0-60 sprint in around 5 seconds, while top speed will be around 155 mph. The 2015 Ford Mustang Pace Car is expected to cost around 50.000 dollars and it will come in near future.