Ford has began accepting orders for the Mustang Mach-E electric crossover in the USA and is inviting reservation holders to make the ultimate step in buying the car.
On the similar time, the Dearborn automaker has additionally revised the specs, saying that the rear- and all-wheel drive variations of each the usual and prolonged vary fashions are extra highly effective than earlier estimates.
For instance, the RWD customary vary delivers 266 HP and 317 lb-ft (430 Nm) of torque, up from 255 HP and 306 lb-ft (415 Nm). The AWD customary vary has 266 HP and 428 lb-ft (316 Nm), an 11 HP and 11 lb-ft (eight Nm) enchancment, whereas the RWD prolonged vary has 290 HP and 317 lb-ft (430 Nm), up from 282 HP and 306 lb-ft (415 Nm). The AWD prolonged vary delivers 346 HP and 428 lb-ft (580 Nm), 14 HP and 11 lb-ft (eight Nm) greater than initially introduced, and has a focused 0-60 mph (0-96 km/h) of 5.5 seconds.
“We stay devoted to delivering on the promise of the Mustang identify,” mentioned the Mustang Mach-E chief program engineer Ron Heiser. “These better-than-estimated efficiency figures present that our group is squeezing each final little bit of efficiency out of this car in order that it not solely delivers Mustang type however Mustang soul as nicely.”
Pricing for the Choose trim degree begins at $43,895. The Premium may be had from $50,000, whereas the California Route 1 and GT have MSRPs of $51,800 and $60,500. The First Version begins at $59,300, though this one has already been sold out within the U.S. All fashions are eligible for the $7,500 federal tax credit score for electrical automobiles.
Along with dropping the brand new specs and opening the order books, Ford has revealed how its engineers have used 3D simulations “to ensure the Mach-E has the trip high quality and driving dynamics anticipated of a Mustang”.