American car major Ford has brought out a special model of its iconic pony car Mustang to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the legendary Warner Bros film that starred Steve McQueen. Named after the film the new Ford Mustang Bullitt is a tribute to the film and was first unveiled at the 2018 North American International Auto Show, and is now being showcased at the Geneva International Motor Show 2018. The special Mustang Bullitt will hit the production in Europe in June this year.
Under the hood, the Ford Mustang Bullitt gets a 5.0L V8 engine which is expected to offer 464 PS of power and 526 Nm of torque and gets paired to a 6 speed manual transmission. The model has been endowed with an Open Air Induction System, intake manifold, 87 mm throttle bodies and a powertrain control module calibration system borrowed from the Shelby Mustang GT350.