Ford’s 2021 SEMA highlight is undoubtedly on its vans, however the Mustang and Mustang Mach-E bought some love too. The truth is, the latter is the actual headliner right here, with three Mach-E builds making the minimize alongside an EcoBoost and GT coupe. Ford despatched round some preview photos and construct particulars for all 5 on Friday, so this is a cheat sheet for these of you who plan to see them in individual in Las Vegas subsequent week:
Austin Hatcher Basis for Pediatric Most cancers Mustang Mach-E GT AWD
We love a cool construct, however we respect it all of the extra when it is performed for a trigger. This Mach-E GT fills the invoice, and it appears good doing it. Whereas its powertrain is that of a inventory Mach-E GT, there is a respectable swath of aesthetic and dealing with upgrades to understand right here.
“This beautiful 2021 Mustang Mach-E GT was designed and constructed by the Austin Hatcher Basis to assist households battling pediatric most cancers by way of occupational and diversion remedy packages,” Ford stated. “The Area White Mach-E GT options customized carbon fiber entrance splitter and rear wing from Archetype Racing.”
These are 20″ Rotiform R159 OZRs over the massive Brembos, if you would like to seize a part of this search for your individual challenge. It additionally has black wrap on the roof and an adjustable suspension, Ford says.
All Star Mustang EcoBoost HPP
Sure, an EcoBoost Excessive Efficiency Package deal! All people’s favourite turbocharged Mustang is proven right here sporting a one-off teal paint end by South County Auto Physique. Anderson Composites equipped the aero components. This challenge was the brainchild of Gene Tjin, whose older brother is accountable for the orange (customized, after all) Mach-E additionally featured right here.
“This Mustang EcoBoost Excessive-Efficiency Version, Gene Tjin’s yin to brother Neil Tjin’s Mustang Mach-E yang, personifies true pony sports activities automobile custom,” Ford says. This automobile rides on air and encompasses a large brake package beneath some notably wild Vossen wheels (LC2-A1s, Ford says). This one’s tuned beneath the hood too, courtesy of Cobb.
Shelby Mustang Mach-E GT Idea
That is fairly delicate by SEMA commonplace, however then it is a Shelby, and their model of flash is a little more conservative than that of many tuners we’re used to seeing at SEMA. However what Shelby lacks in outlandish styling, it typically makes up for in substance (to not point out manufacturing viability).
“Designed to assist enhance the perform and efficiency of next-generation Ford electrical autos, the Shelby Mustang Mach-E GT Idea showcases the corporate’s graphene-infused carbon fiber physique items to enhance aerodynamics and look,” Ford says. “It contains an aerodynamic entrance fascia, entrance fenders and rear flares, and a customized hood with massive vent to decrease front-end elevate.”
This construct rides on a MagneRide adaptive suspension with carbon fiber composite springs (!) and a set of 20-inch monoblock wheels wrapped in Michelin Pilot Sport EV tires. This may very well be our first glimpse of what Ford has in retailer for high-performance variants of its new EV.
M2 Motoring Mustang GT
Sure, a superb, old school V8 Mustang! With a supercharger, even. That is the stuff. Whereas M2 Motoring’s construct could also be a reasonably conventional tackle a standard method, that is simply wonderful by us. Selection by no means hurts.
“Undertaking automobile veteran M2 Motoring developed this track-minded speedster primarily based on a 2021 Mustang GT with Efficiency Package deal,” Ford says. “Geared up with a manufacturing 5.0-liter Ti-VCT V8 engine and 6-speed guide transmission, the automobile wears customized Motorcraft livery and options Ford Efficiency Elements upgrades equivalent to a 750HP supercharger package, enhanced half-shafts and Efficiency Pack Stage 2 entrance splitter.”
There’s extra. The chassis and suspension have been utterly overhauled with assist from the Ford Efficiency elements bin. The brakes have been lifted from Ford’s now-discontinued Shelby GT350R and it comes with the Mach 1’s adjustable camber and caster plates. The wheels are GT350 carry-overs too and so they’re wrapped in Goodyear Eagle F1 Supercars in 305/30R19.
Tjin Version Mustang Mach-E California Route One
Final however not least is Neil Tjin’s Mach-E primarily based on the California Route One mannequin. As was the case along with his brother’s construct above, Neil’s automobile encompasses a customized end and a few large, fats Vossens.
“This vivacious 2021 Mustang Mach-E SUV embodies the boldness of its creator Neil Tjin, providing a glimpse into the electrical future with a particular California spirit,” Ford stated. “Flawless, customized vivid orange paint contrasts with teal inexperienced accents in customized LED headlights from LIGHTWURKZ and on the badging. Customized-built photo voltaic panels on high and down the again are designed to energy a customized teal inexperienced RayVolt USA electrical bicycle mounted to a Thule e-bike rack.”
Like his brother’s coupe, Neil’s Mach-E rides on air and comes packing brake upgrades and meaty tires courtesy of Falken.