2023 Ford Performance Updates
Ford Mustang Mach 1 - The top of the line Mustang this year is the 6th generation Mach 1, with 470 HP from the reliable and powerful Coyote 5.0L V8. Rest assured, however, that there are Shelby models coming for the 7th generation Mustang, perhaps even as early as 2024!
Ford GT Mk IV Special Edition - The official end date of the 2nd generation Ford GT was at the end of 2022, however an extremely limited edition, the Mk IV, is being build and tuned by Ford partner Multimatic Motorsports. Multimatic were responsible for building the Ford GTE-LM cars, as well as adapting them for IMSA use in the USA, so these are people that know serious performance. The Mk IV Special Edition is seen as the final hurrah for the supercar, with motorsports grade materials and tuning applied without limitation, which is why it starts at $1.7 million!
Ford F-150 Raptor - The king of performance trucks for quite a while, it has remained unchanged from the 2022 model, still sporting the 3.5L twin-turbo V6. However, for 2023 it has gained a bigger brother...
Ford F-150 Raptor R - ... in the form of this firebreathing monster. Using a 5.2L V8 borrowed from the Mustang Shelby models, it has had a whacking great supercharger placed on it, developing 700 HP and 640 lbs-ft of torque through all four wheels. it is meant to be driven as hard off-road as on, as it riders on massive 37 inch tires, with Fox and Ford Performance teaming up to develop the long-travel but sporty suspension.
Ford Bronco Raptor - According to Ford, deliveries of the Bronco Raptor have started in earnest. It is one of the most anticipated American releases of the year and should keep the momentum strong for the ultimate rock crawler.