Ford Mustang Mach-E Rally To Add Some Spice To The Mach-E Lineup

Ford took the covers off its subsequent all-electric providing final Friday on the Goodwood Pageant of Velocity: the Mustang Mach-E Rally. The car will launch this fall and be initially provided in Europe in addition to North America.

Surprisingly – to me a minimum of – the Mustang Mach-E Rally will symbolize the primary time ever that the Mustang nameplate may have a devoted off-road rally automobile.

Mustang Mach-E Rally at Goodwood Festival Of Speed

The Mustang Mach-E Rally on the Goodwood Pageant Of Velocity

Ford hasn’t supplied many particulars but, however from the images, we are able to see the rally-style giant rear spoiler with a Mustang pony emblem on all sides, a customized fake grille integrating two extra spherical lights, white rally-style wheels carrying BFGoodrich Path Terrain T/A tires, and huge built-in mud flaps. 

“We have been experimenting in all types of off-road for electrical now and we’re discovering it wasn’t fairly as we modeled it” – Darren Palmer, VP of Electrical Car Packages, Ford Mannequin e

The car is wrapped in black and white designs, just like what pre-production autos put on for camouflage, with giant “Mach-E Rally” decals on the perimeters.

We assume it should have a minimum of as a lot energy as Mach-E GT Efficiency Version, with its dual-motor powertrain that delivers 480 horsepower and 634 pound-feet of torque. Nonetheless, Ford has been tight-lipped on providing any technical specs to date. 

After its introduction, the Mustang Mannequin E Rally was pushed on the Goodwood Pageant Of Velocity final week by Ott Tänak, present driver of the M-Sport Ford Puma Hybrid Rally1 entry, and former World Rally champion.

We had the chance to interview Ford Mannequin e’s VP of Electrical Car Packages, Darren Palmer in regards to the Mustang Mach-E Rally, and ask him a wide range of questions in regards to the car, together with what was Ford’s motive for producing a Mach-E Rally automobile and if he thought spectators can be as enthusiastic about electrical motorsports as they’re with combustion-powered race vehicles. 

We’ll be holding a detailed eye out for technical particulars, pricing and availability of the Mach-E Rally and can replace the article as soon as we get extra info.  For now, try our interview with Palmer and go away your ideas, feedback, and questions beneath. 


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