2017 Ford GT will offer 647 hp

The company “Ford” introduced the concept of the new GT a couple of years ago in Detroit and now the release of the production car is already on the horizon.

As it became known, under the hood of the novelty there will be a turboturbated 3.5-liter V6 engine that develops 647 horsepower (482 kW) at 6250 rpm and a maximum torque of 550 lb-ft (745 Nm) at 5900 rpm. The dry weight of the car will be 1385 kg.

The performance of the most powerful engine family EcoBoost in the history of the company. Thanks to this motor the new Ford GT can accelerate to 347 km per hour). During the tests on the track at Calabogie Motorsports Park in Canada, the GT managed to show a better result than the McLaren 675LT and the Ferrari 458 Speciale. Unfortunately, its high-speed characteristics while dispersing from a place to 100 km / h are not known yet.

Recall, the American company plans to produce only 250 such cars per year, so that the coupe will be a fairly rare model. Plus, while the price is unknown.