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Ford Mustangs Face-Off on the 2018 Goodwood Competition of Velocity

This 12 months’s Goodwood Competition of Velocity will function many prestigious automobiles together with classic and trendy Ford Mustangs—and even an autonomous one too. The not too long ago rediscovered “Bullitt” film 1968 Mustang and its particular version counterpart will make an look to have a good time the 50th anniversary of the traditional movie.

Sean Kieran, heir of the world well-known Mustang is worked up in regards to the alternative to indicate off his traditional journey and the brand new one which’s impressed by it.

“I’m simply fully buzzing to hitch with Ford and the brand new Bullitt and present this automotive to the world on one of many greatest levels,” stated Sean Kieran in an announcement.

“Nothing captured the spirit and pleasure of Mustang fairly like that tremendous automotive chase in ‘Bullitt’. We’ve been honored to work with Sean and his household to deliver an absolute icon of motoring historical past to Goodwood, the place we all know it is going to be appreciated by an viewers that, like Steve McQueen, has petrol in its veins,” stated Steven Armstrong, Ford Europe Center East and Africa group VP and president.

Vaughan Gitten Jr.’s 900-horsepower RTR Mustang drift automotive and a one-off Eagle Squadron Mustang GT can even sort out the hill. The 700-horsepower Mustang GT packs a 5.0-liter V-Eight engine and is a tribute to WWII RAF fighter pilots.

As well as, Ford’s high-performance Ford GT supercar returns to Goodwood to be pushed by Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Group for a significant hill climb journey. The supercar is powered by a twin-turbo 3.5-liter V-6 EcoBoost engine that produces 647 hp and 550 lb-ft of torque. The utmost velocity is 216 mph, which makes it one quick Ford.

The pageant runs from July 12-15 on the grounds of Goodwood Home in West Sussex, England. We’ll be there, so don’t overlook to examine again for all the newest information and pictures right here.

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