Saleen has officially unveiled the production version of their 351 Mustang. It features a supercharged 5.7-liter V8 engine with 700 bhp (521 kW)
Saleen has officially unveiled the production version of their 351 Mustang.
Described as the perfect balance of design, technology and power, the model has modified bumpers, revised side skirts and a "Red Butterfly" ram air hood. The car is also equipped with a rear diffuser, a rear spoiler and 20-inch alloy wheels with high-performance tires.
Interior changes are limited but include leather / Alcantara seats, illuminated door sill plates, special floor mats and an individually-numbed dash plaque.
Power is provided by a supercharged 5.7-liter (351 cubic inch) V8 engine that features forged aluminum pistons, high-performance valve springs and new fuel injectors. This enables the mill to produce 700 bhp (521 kW) and 655 ft-lb (887 Nm) of torque. The engine is connected to a six-speed manual transmission that has a high-performance clutch and a lightweight flywheel.
On the handling front, Saleen adds a sport-tuned suspension with new shocks, springs, struts and sway bars.
The 351 Mustang is available as a coupe or convertible and pricing starts at $82,634.