Top 5 Ford Muscle Cars

Top 5 Ford Muscle Cars

Muscle car is a term used for high-performance cars. These cars are generally fitted with a powerful V8 engine and considered good racing cars. If you are looking for muscle cars, Ford has many vehicles to choose from. Here we have compiled a list of the top five Ford muscle cars. 

2019 Mustang Shelby GT350R

The 2019 Mustang Shelby GT350R looks like a regular Mustang. However, if there is something like a Sabre-tooth tiger in wolf’s skin, the GT350R is pretty much of it. It is powered by a 5.0-liter V8 engine that makes 526 horsepower and 429 lb.-ft. of torque. The 2019 model gets a few improvements like stronger brakes, stickier tires, retuned suspension, dampers and extra cooling capability. The cabin is roomy and can accommodate four people. The interior features adjustable Recaro seats, Bluetooth wireless technology, an eight-inch center display and a six-speaker sound system. 

2019 Mustang GT

You can hear the Mustang GT coming, thanks to its 5.0-liter V8 rumble that produces sounds like no other. The V8 generates 460 horsepower and 420 lb.-ft. of torque. The Mustang GT comes standard with a six-speed manual transmission while you have the option of a 10-speed automatic transmission. The GT comes with an engine oil cooler, a 3.55 limited-slip rear differential and larger brake rotors with four-piston front calipers. The company offers impressive safety and entertainment features that are made available through packages. 

2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt

The Ford Mustang Bullitt is one of the most iconic cars in history. Without a doubt, the 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt is built to recreate history. The Mustang Bullitt is powered by an upgraded 5.0-liter V8 engine with a larger 87-mm throttle making 480 horsepower and 420 lb.-ft. of torque. The car comes with a six-speed manual transmission and features a 3.73 TORSEN limited-slip rear differential that allows the wheels to rotate at different speeds. The Bullitt comes with a comfortable cabin that keeps the noise outside. The design of the cabin is a combination of modern convenience with retro style. 

2019 Ford Mustang Ecoboost

The 2019 Ford Mustang Ecoboost is a perfect combination of looks and performance. The Mustang Ecoboost is powered by a 2.3-liter Ecoboost engine making 310 horsepower and 350 lb.-ft. of torque. It delivers a fuel economy of 21 MPG in the city and 31 MPG on the highway. The Mustang Ecoboost features 12.6-inch vented disc brakes with two-piston front calipers and a 3.31 limited-slip rear differential that delivers performance at cornering and also provides good traction. Standard interior features include a 4.2-inch touchscreen, AM/FM system with six speakers and a four-way manually adjustable driver seat. 

2017 Shelby Super Snake

Based on the Ford Mustang GT, the Shelby Super Snake has a racing DNA. The car is equally capable on the road and track. Thanks to its 5.0-liter V8 engine delivering 670 horsepower, the Shelby Super Snake can go from 0 to 60 mph in a mere 3.5 seconds and cover a quarter-mile in just 10.9 seconds. Inside, you get two-tone leather sport seats, a 12-inch LCD gauge cluster, Sync 3 touchscreen infotainment system and an optional Bang & Olufsen sound system. The Shelby Super Snake is built for performance and is less likely suitable for the daily commute. 

The Ford Muscle cars listed above are track-ready and street-legal. They have performance components that are mostly not available on standard cars. If you are looking for a car with racing DNA, you can go ahead and choose any car from the list.