The Mustang Cobra is one of the oldest luxurious racing cars in the market today. The vehicle made its first entry in the auto world in 1960’s. Mustang Cobra’s consumers have been eagerly waiting for the next level. The good news for drag racing fans is that Ford Mustang Cobra will be getting its 2017 model year update. Ford is planning to extend the design presented by the previous racing model which was launched back in 2013. The 2017 Ford Mustang Cobra is expected to continue with its predecessor’s legacy of defining the racing aspect. Ford unveiled this car recently at SEMA show in Las Vegas where they announced some of the changes that will be adopted.
2017 Ford Mustang Cobra – Refreshed Design:
The car’s exterior styling features a combination of old model and the current version of Mustang Cobra. A lot of exterior features and styling has been borrowed from the previous and early models. However, consumers should expect some impressive updates including the front fascia which now comes more aggressive and futuristic with the presence of LED headlights and fog lights. However, the front bumper, rear bumper, the grille will also get new updates. Being a racing car, there is the need for enhanced engine cooling and now the Ford Mustang 2017 comes with better air intakes at the front end. The vehicle presents a unique rear design double exhaust tip system, flared fenders, parachute, and Hosier tires.
When it comes to the interior cabin, the new 2017 Ford Mustang Cobra features a high-class and luxurious designing. The interior is very spacious with multiple driver assistance features and safety equipment such as airbags, rearview camera, rear parking sensors, safety belts, automated emergency braking system, anti-lock brakes, line monitoring system, blind spot warning system and others. Other upgrades also include a premium air conditioner, automatic climate control, new dashboard gauges, revised door panels. The cabin also adopts FIA seats with quality leather upholstery and 5-point harness. Entertainment will be provided by a premium audio system featuring HD satellite radio, CD/MP3/MP4 player, Bluetooth audio integration and also USB ports interface among others.
2017 Ford Mustang Cobra – Engine and Performance:
There is still no detailed information on the motor that will appear under the hood of the upcoming 2017 Ford Mustang Cobra. However, consumers are anticipating that it will 2017 Mustang Cobra is the 5.0-litrer V-8 engine which is rated to produce up to about 707 hp. So, this is the same power rating for the engine fitted for the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat. Power will be directed to all-wheel drive (AWD) system via GM turbo 3-speed automatic transmission. The vehicle is capable of reaching the 0-60 mph mark in just 8 seconds.
2017 Ford Mustang Cobra – Rumors Date and Price:
Ford are currently working on the final updates for the 2017 Ford Mustang Cobra. There are great chances that it will be available in the market at the start of next year. The price is still unknown.