We all know about the ford mania in the 50s and 60s. Everybody was going crazy about the Ford. The main attraction was the Ford GT40. After 40 years, it was rebranded to be the Ford GT. And now the car is ready for the big comeback. The new 2017 Ford GT is coming. We got the first look at it at the 2015 North American Auto Show. It will be a great car indeed. The main rivals of the new 2017 Ford GT are Chevrolet Corvette Zora Z1 and Lamborghini Huracan.
2017 Ford GT Redesign
The exterior of the 2017 Ford GT is going to be very luxurious, sleek and bold. The car will be made of lightweight materials that will enhance its aerodynamic abilities. The features of this model are fantastic. Every car critic will agree on that. Its long wedge shape is going to be the GTs signature. The whole rear side will be modernized with its rounder hips, an adjustable spoiler and crisp cuts near the taillights. It will give the new 2017 Ford GT a Ferrari look.
The main characteristic of the interior of the new 2017 Ford GT is its elegance. The driver and the passengers are going to really enjoy the drive. The car also has a lot of space. Seats are going to be made from leather and will provide maximum comfort. The F1 Ferrari concept will be incorporated into the steering wheel with all the controls. The new 2017 Ford GT is going to have all the necessary technological and safety features.
2017 Ford GT Engine
The new 2017 Ford GT is going to have a 3.5 liter eco-boost V6 engine with a minimum of 600 horsepower. The most powerful Ford engine, IMSA Daytona prototype is used as a model for the GT engine to be based upon. It will be transmitted with automatic 7 speed dual clutch transaxle. The car will be able to hit 60mph mark in 4 seconds. The maximum speed is going to be 200mph.
2017 Ford GT Release Date and Price
The release date is not yet confirmed. There are rumors that it might come out in the end of 2016. The price will be about $400,000.