The Mustang Darkish Horse R packs the identical 5.0-liter Coyote V8 engine as the usual Darkish Horse, the Mustang GT3, and the GT4. Ford didn’t reveal a lot about any particular optimizations, however the model seen on earlier fashions can ship greater than 500 horsepower and 418 pound-feet of torque.
The most recent race observe pony additionally shares the Tremec six-speed handbook transmission, Torsen limited-slip differential, and bigger Brembo brakes with the opposite Darkish Horse fashions. Moreover the frequent options, the Darkish Horse R is stripped of any pointless components and comes with modifications that put together it for the observe. These embody all important security gear, akin to a security cage and adjustable anti-roll bars, in addition to FIA-certified seats, harnesses, and a security web.
Ford endows the Darkish Horse R with “beskope” wheels, chunkier than the usual Darkish Horse. Arrange in a staggered association, the entrance wheels are 10.5 inches extensive, whereas those on the rear finish measure 11 inches. The corporate additionally claims enhancements have been made to the oil system, in addition to cooling programs for the transmission and the differential. According to track-centric styling, the speedster additionally will get a rear spoiler, customized Borla exhaust, and tow hooks on each the entrance and the again.