When true innovative sports cars are discussed, there seems to be one that is always in every conversation. The Ford GT has become a rivalled concept that seems to integrate the very best of sports cars with many refinements that make it everything, and so much more. With early rumours on the improvements in the upcoming 2018 Ford GT, it may be wise to wait a bit longer if you’re one of the many waiting for the first look.
The 2018 Ford GT looks every bit as impressive as the current model, and if you’re expecting so much more than this is exactly what you’ll see. It sounds like Ford Motor Company has no ambition of sticking with the status quo as new rumours suggest many enhancements are on the way giving the 2018 model more power, better handling, improved braking, raw acceleration, and even more efficiency.
The following preview is a first-look into the new 2018 Ford GT specs, features, price, and release date.
2018 Ford GT Specs and Features
The 2018 Ford GT is part of the new commitment of the US auto manufacturer of introducing high-performance vehicles. The new GT design will sport some amazing defining aspects giving it that sleek, aerodynamic look that will unquestionably rival that of any high-end import. Competing with the likes of Lamborghini with performance, looks, and overall appeal will give consumers the perfect balance of performance, safety, and luxury.
We’re hearing the new GT will sport many upgrades on both the inside and out making it a refined version of the current model. Coming standard with an Eco Boost engine which will produce more than 600 horsepower along with a 7-speed dual-clutch transaxle for superior driver control and instant gear changes.
The chassis is expected to be lighter than the current model which will improve the handling, especially cornering. The carbon fibre body will reduce drag and enhance downforce which Ford intends on making a gold-standard for all 2018 performance vehicles. Safety features will also be a focal point in the new GT concept offering crash avoidance technology, lane change assists, rear view parking, and much more.
2018 Ford GT Price and Release Date
As of this time, there’s no official word on the launch price of the 2018 GT, but expectations suggest it will top the $100,000 mark. It’s expected to be unveiled in North America at a huge launch event during the 2017 summer and will become available for retail purchase before the end of the year. Consumers in markets outside of the US will have to wait until early 2018 which is pretty consistent with all 2018 Ford cars and trucks.
We’ll continue to update this review on all 2018 Ford GT specs, features, price, and release date info as soon as it comes available.