New 2015/2016 Ford Torino GT Truth or Fiction?
In recent days on the Internet is the many rumors circulating about the new 2015/2016 Ford Torino GT, whether it is a fiction and a good photoshop or the new muscle car see the light of the day, time will tell.
Ford’s been producing exquisite cars for many years. The company’s well known for its iconic muscle car The Mustang and now the company’s next star muscle product the Torino, will hit the markets soon. This car is highly anticipated by most of the car enthusiasts and muscle car lovers.
Here is some information that we obtained about the New Ford Torino 2016.
Ford Torino GT Exterior
Ford Torino GT 2016 has adopted its design from the elder cousin, the Mustang GT.The body follows a distinct curvature which gives the car its distinct looks and does not posses any bumpers. As the car is performance orientated,the front portion of the body is comparatively lower than the back portion. The car has an elegant aerodynamic finish and is 5 inches lengthier than the previous version. About 70% of the body is made up of aluminum, which gives the car its light weight and also enhancing the performance. The wheel size is known to be about 20 inches alloy and the headlights will be featuring two separate headlamps having the latest LED technology, giving the driver a better visibility in accordance with the latest trends in the production of headlights .
Inside the car there is an 8 inch LCD screen situated on the dashboard.The LCD can be used to control various car functions. The steering wheel is down-lifted a bit to ensure better handling. There are leather seats present and sufficient leg room for both the passengers as well as the driver. The car also features a standard USB connectivity and optional Bluetooth and GPS.For entertainment purposes,the car has powerful speakers with maximum output. Regarding safety there are airbags designed for all the passengers as well as an airbag present at the leg room of the driver for extra safety.
Engine and Specs
The 2016 Ford Torino is run by a powerful 5.0 V8 derived from the earlier Ford Mustang GT.The engine delivers a maximum horsepower of 435 . With a top speed of 170 miles, it goes from 0-60 mph in 4 seconds!
The car has a very impressive fuel economy giving 15 mpg in city and 25 mpg on highways, thus people who are more on the fuel efficiency side,this car is ideal for them.
Reference is made and tuned engine that produces approximately 440 horsepower and a top speed of 210 mph originated from NASCAR championship.
Although it is more likely the basic version with 3.7L V6 Ti-VCT engine with 300 horsepower and 280 lb.-ft. of torque.
Price and Release date
It is set to be released at the end of 2015 or early 2016 and is prized around $40K which is pretty reasonable whilst considering the features and specs. Sources say that it will first be introduced in the Australian market and also be sold to the US and other markets later on due to great interests. All the official information about the car is held confidential by Ford.
Please note that these are only rumors, but rumors of a new 2016 Lincoln Continental only a year ago were hard to believe, now we have a car ready for production. We hope that the rumors of Ford Torino come true, to the delight of the many fans of Ford muscle car.