Ford revealed a new era of the Mustang final September, the nameplate’s seventh iteration which we’ll see in showrooms this summer season as a 2024 mannequin.
The primary instance, the one with a VIN ending in 001, will probably be offered a lot earlier, nonetheless. Ford on Monday confirmed the rights to the automobile—it hasn’t really been constructed but—will probably be put up on the market at Barrett-Jackson’s public sale scheduled for Jan. 28 in Scottsdale, Arizona.
All proceeds will probably be donated to JDRF, a charity that helps the battle in opposition to diabetes. This may make it the third time Ford has supplied up the rights to the primary instance of a brand new Mustang era through a charity public sale. The automaker has additionally offered the rights to first examples of special-edition Mustangs like the newest Shelby GT500, Mach 1, and Bullitt. It is common for bids to enter seven-figure territory throughout such gross sales.
The primary instance of the seventh-generation Mustang is confirmed to be a Mustang GT. This implies the fortunate purchaser will obtain a automobile fitted with a 5.0-liter V-8 tuned to ship 480 hp in normal guise or 486 hp with an out there lively exhaust possibility. The exhaust is a part of a Efficiency Pack that additionally provides Recaro seats. The customer may even be capable of select between a 6-speed handbook transmission or 10-speed auto.
2024 Ford Mustang
Different Mustangs that will probably be out there at this summer season’s market launch would be the 315-hp Mustang EcoBoost and new Mustang Darkish Horse. The Darkish Horse shares the Mustang GT’s 5.0-liter V-8 however will get a 500-hp tune.
The Darkish Horse is not really a single mannequin however a brand new efficiency collection. Along with the track-focused however street-legal common Darkish Horse, there may even be a track-only Darkish Horse S and race-ready Darkish Horse R. Ford hasn’t supplied specs or timing for these track-only variants.