Ford might be able to revive the Boss Mustang sooner or later. However for followers of one among Blue Oval's most well-known pony vehicles, the day could not arrive quickly sufficient. Happily, an organization has a fairly tempting resolution in retailer.
At SEMA, later this month, Traditional Recreations will unveil a brand new model of the 1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429. And it's not simply an official license, however a punch machine.
815 horsepower (608 kW), extra exactly, within the type of an enormous eight.Four-liter (514 cubic inch) V8 stroker, geared up with a brand new valve system, a administration system the engine, in addition to a Centerforce clutch and steering wheel (on whose stand it will likely be unveiled on the Las Vegas Conference Middle).
It's a a lot larger engine than the unique, which says quite a bit. Ford produced the Boss 429 in 1969 and 1970 on simply two quick mannequin years to certify its 7.zero liter (429 cubic inch) V8 for NASCAR. It was formally quoted to provide 375 horsepower (280 kW), however as our pals at Motor1 level out, the precise quantity was in all probability a lot increased.
Already formally licensed by Shelby, Traditional Recreations additionally obtained Ford's blessing to create this Mustang and different "continuation", together with the Boss 302 and Mach 1. This may occasionally nonetheless be probably the most tempting to that day Dearborn has ever introduced again the boss.