It will not hurt your ears and does not consume a drop of fuel, but it does intend to cover the quarter mile (400 meters) under de eight seconds To over 273 km/h. For the first time in history Ford Performance presents a Mustang Cobra Jet factory with fully electric drive.
The prototype Mustang Cobra Jet 1400 Battery powered is built with the goal of offering more than 1.400 horsepower and more than 1.4914 NM of instantaneous torque to demonstrate the capabilities of an electric motor in one of the most demanding racing environments.
"Ford has always relied on motor racing to innovate", he assured Dave pericak, Global Director of Ford Icons. “Electric motors give us a whole new kind of performance and the all-electric Cobra Jet 1400 is an example of how to push this new technology to the absolute limit. We are excited to show what is possible in a year in which the electric Mustang Mach-E also joins the Mustang range. ”
After the debut of Ford Mustang Mach EThe first electric Mustang in history, the Mustang Cobra Jet 1400 Concept represents another opportunity to advance the tradition and performance of the Mustang family, while incorporating some of the most advanced technologies to be incorporated into Ford engines.
"This project was a challenge for all Ford Performance, but a challenge that we are delighted to have accepted"Said Mark Rushbrook, Global Director of Ford Performance Motorsports. “We saw the Cobra Jet 1400 project as an opportunity to start developing electric motors in a racing package that we already had a lot of experience with, so we had performance benchmarks that we wanted to match and exceed right now. It has been a fantastic project and we hope it will be just the first of many ”.
The Cobra Jet 1400 will make its official debut later this year at an acceleration racing event where fans, the media and competitors will witness what it is capable of on the asphalt.