New Ford Mustang: Press and Media

New Ford Mustang The iconic Ford muscle car has been reinvented for the 21st Century, combining heritage-inspired design with a modern digital experience.The most driver-centric cockpit of any Mustang features a 12.4-inch digital cluster and a 13.2-inch SYNC 4 display housed behind the same integrated glass screen, with customisation allowing the driver to choose colour scheme, instrument design or a ‘calm’ screen with minimal information. Unreal Engine 3D software produces real-time renderings in the centre display, allowing the driver to interact with the car virtually.A new Gen IV 5.0-litre V8 engine features a dual air intake and dual throttle body for increased airflow and response, while up to six customisable Drive Modes including Drag and Track allow the Mustang to be optimised for a variety of driving conditions. A choice of 10-speed automatic or six-speed manual gearbox is available, with a standard Performance Pack including 19-inch alloy wheels, a sport limited-slip differential and an Active Valve Exhaust for adjustable engine sounds.Building on the legendary style of previous generations, the new Mustang comes in coupe and convertible form with an edgier and more impactful design. New alloy wheels designs, colour options and brake calliper colours increase choice and personalisation for customers. New Ford Mustang Dark HorseAt the top of the range is the new Mustang Dark Horse, the ultimate expression of track capability.Featuring a higher-output 5.0-litre V8 engine with new camshafts and unique tuning, Mustang Dark Horse comes with a unique TREMEC six-speed manual transmission or the option of Ford’s 10-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters.A standard Performance Package provides increased track capability, with an auxiliary engine oil cooler, lightweight radiator and rear axle cooler providing additional endurance of high loads. A standard Torsen limited-slip differential also maximises available traction. Mustang Dark Horse also features a unique electronic drift brake, engineered for both novices and experts to improve their drift skills.Mustang Dark Horse benefits from unique chassis tuning, including larger rear anti-roll bars, heavy-duty front dampers, a front strut tower brace and rear K-brace, as well as 19 x 9-inch front and 19 x 9.5-inch rear wheels with Pirelli P Zero PZ4 tyres.A unique gloss black grille and a shadow graphic around the LED headlights mark out the Mustang Dark Horse, while a redesigned lower front bumper, side skirts, fixed rear wing and a race-inspired diffuser emphasise the car’s track credentials.