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Ford has developed a new model of electric car, inspired by its famous Mustang.

A unique model, with a power (100% electric) of 1,400 hp … And which is obviously not destined to be marketed.

An electric Mustang Cobra Jet 1,400 at Ford

If Ford has already put a wheel on the electric car market with its SUV Mach-E, derived from the Mustang too, the American manufacturer recently unveiled a new concept: the Mustang Cobra Jet 1400.

Ford Mustang

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Developed by Ford Performance, this is an experiment aimed at demonstrating the (over) power of electric motors. The beast should participate this year in events such as " dragster " A unique model therefore, which is not intended to be marketed.

1,400 hp and 1,500 Nm of torque

On the track, this Ford Mustang Cobra Jet 1400 promises (very) good performance in terms of acceleration, since the racing car is not only endowed with 1,400 hp, but also with a torque of 1,500 Nm. What to swallow 400 meters in just eight seconds!

Ford Mustang

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Ford is also announcing a top speed of up to 270 km / h, all " in silence, and without a drop of gasoline " An impressive model, which also pays homage to the Cobra Jet of " sixties », A model then equipped with a solid V8 block.

" Electric motors offer us a whole new type of performance and the fully electric Mustang Cobra Jet 1400 is a perfect example to push new technologies to their absolute limit. Says Dave Pericak, Global Director at Ford.

Source: TechCrunch