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Old 12-14-2013, 05:51 PM
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2015 Mustang to be built in RHD!!

Reading an article in the paper i see that the new mustang is going to be built in RHD AND will be made available down under in 2015 too ....... now the trouble is to decide which of the kids to sell .

Also they are going to have an 2.3 ecoboost as well ....... be interesting to see how that goes

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Old 12-14-2013, 05:52 PM
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Sell all the kids Mark!...and that is great news!
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Old 12-14-2013, 05:56 PM
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That ecoboost will be sweet. A great compromise between fuel efficiency and power. They'll have to try and make sure the power doesn't exceed the V6, otherwise no one will want the V6.

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Old 12-14-2013, 05:57 PM
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Sell all the kids Mark!...and that is great news!
I agree with Duncan!!
wonder if the RHD will have more power.....
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That ecoboost will be sweet. A great compromise between fuel efficiency and power. They'll have to try and make sure the power doesn't exceed the V6, otherwise no one will want the V6.
I think I read they're offering it as an "upmarket" alternative, with the V-6 as the cheapest engine choice.
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The ecoboost 4 banger will be making 305.. Bout 99% sure in that.. Just trust me..

The 5.0 is updated and will be pushing around 475.. This I'm about 65% sure on...
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I just read the Ecoboost will be about 285, so coming in about 20hp lower than the v6 model. However I bet the turbos make for a flatter, longer power curve than the n/a V6. It'll be easier on gas for sure.

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Will the Ecoboost be available here in the states?
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Yep.. It'll be the middle offering for engines..

3.7 v6 base
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Yep.. It'll be the middle offering for engines..

3.7 v6 base
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I wonder if with the right exhaust will it sound like the old English Sports cars of the40's-60's?
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