2016 Ford GT – Supercar, Engine, Specs, Pricing

2016 Ford GT

The brand new 2016 Ford GT has been presented at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. This great supercar will be refreshed and better than ever.

Improvements and design of exterior

American Automaker has already presented its new 2016 Ford GT and it has definitively drawn attention worldwide. It is refreshed and upgraded in every segment. Ford engineers have made it lighter than ever with the usage of ultra light materials.  It will weight 2890 pounds according to the latest rumors. The body is mostly made of carbon fiber and aluminum. This will improve handling and fuel efficiency. It will also enable great acceleration. When it comes to exterior design, new GT will keep its recognizable appearance inherited from GT40 Le Mans racer. However, it will get more modern lines and will look futuristic. The front end will be wide like on its predecessor and the rear end will be very modern and attractive. The whole body is design in a way so it provides better aerodynamic and stability at high speeds. The doors are upward-swinging so entering and exiting the cabin is much easier. It will ride on 20-inch wheels.

2016 Ford GT front

2016 Ford GT interior design

The cabin of 2016 Ford GT is able to accommodate two passengers. The seats are directly integrated into the cockpit so the driver can feel better car’s behaving on the road. A squircle-shaped steering wheel is adjustable and has many functions and controls on it. The whole interior space is functional and usable. It will get a large LDC display which will provide different types of information.

2016 Ford GT interior

Engine and performance

2016 Ford GT will be powered with a new engine. It is a 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 engine. It will be able to deliver more than 600 horsepower and 539 pound-feet of torque which is really impressive. The engine will be mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission. It will be able to reach 60 mph in only 3.2 seconds. Its top speed will be 200 mph.

2016 Ford GT rear

Release date and price

New Ford GT should be released sometime during 2016. When it comes to the pricing, it is said that it should be available for $260,000.

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