The Ford GT makes a stunning apperance in Detriot 0

ford gtWhen the Ford GT rolled into Detroit, everyone took notice. Producing a powerful 592 BHP from its superb V6 EcoBoost engine, the supercar his managed to catch the attention of almost everyone throughout the automotive world.

All eyes are on the GT as the Detroit Motor Show prepares itself for one of its best shows ever. If you want one, you’ll have to wait a couple of years as production is due to start in 2016. The vehicle will cost £250,000. Sounds expensive, but as you read through its technology, power and design, you’ll come to realise why the price-tag is totally justified.

Ecoboost technology

With Ford as well as all automotive taking a more economical approach their vehicle manufacturing, the new GT will come with an EcoBoost 3.5 litre twin-turbocharged V6 engine. The previous V8 technology had to make way as EcoBoost technology takes a stronger foothold Ford’s strategy.

Carbon-fibre surrounding the car

Carbon-fibre will influence Ford’s new supercar a great deal. Advanced carbon-fibre tubs with aluminum sub frames together with carbon-fibre body panels will the car a huge performance enhancement.

Does a new GT mean a return to motor racing?

Ford CEO President, Mark Fields, stated that the company’s latest technology will be showcased within their main attraction in Detroit. With speculation that the company will re-enter the Le Mans 24hr GT class, Fields added fuel to fire claiming that 2016 “couldn’t be better” in terms of timing, with the year marking the 50th anniversary of Ford breaking Ferrari’s magnificent winning streak of six wins in a row. A sensational return to motor racing will certainly please a lot of fans, as it represent the American company returning to their roots.