Ford predicts Mach-E GT Performance Edition will nail 100 km/h in 3.5 seconds

first_img ‹ Previous Next › The Mustang Mach-E will enter production in Mexico this year with the GT Performance Edition coming available midway through 2021. Ford has yet to release a price.  Created with Raphaël 2.1.2Created with Raphaël 2.1.2 Ford Mach-E GT Performance Edition RELATED TAGSFordMustang Mach-ESUVNon-LuxuryElectric CarsElectric VehiclesNew VehiclesNon-Luxury Musk hints at super-quick ‘Plaid’ Tesla Cybertruck“We already pushed the envelope by creating an electric vehicle with the pony badge, so it’s only natural that we push it even further,” said Darren Palmer, Ford’s global director, battery-electric vehicles, in a release. “Mustang Mach-E GT Performance Edition not only gives you the added performance you expect from the GT name, but accentuates the thrill with the responsiveness of an all-electric powertrain.” We encourage all readers to share their views on our articles using Facebook commenting Visit our FAQ page for more information. The Rolls-Royce Boat Tail may be the most expensive new car ever Ford announced December 1 it’s aiming for a zero-to-100-km/h acceleration time of 3.5 seconds for its fully electric Mustang Mach-E GT Performance Edition. That’s just two-tenths of a second slower than the fastest street-legal Ford of all time, the GT500, and one-tenth of a second slower than the market’s reigning electric crossover, the Tesla Model Y. The Performance Edition’s sprint time was estimated using simulations and “calculated via peak performance of the electric motor(s) at peak battery power.”  See More Videos PlayThe Rolls-Royce Boat Tail may be the most expensive new car everPlay3 common new car problems (and how to prevent them) | Maintenance Advice | Driving.caPlayFinal 5 Minivan Contenders | Driving.caPlay2021 Volvo XC90 Recharge | Ministry of Interior Affairs | Driving.caPlayThe 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning is a new take on Canada’s fave truck | Driving.caPlayBuying a used Toyota Tundra? Check these 5 things first | Used Truck Advice | Driving.caPlayCanada’s most efficient trucks in 2021 | Driving.caPlay3 ways to make night driving safer and more comfortable | Advice | Driving.caPlayDriving into the Future: Sustainability and Innovation in tomorrow’s cars | Driving.ca virtual panelPlayThese spy shots get us an early glimpse of some future models | Driving.ca advertisement Ford’s Mustang Mach-E 1400 is an electrified burnout machine Trending Videos Trending in Canada First Look: 2022 Lexus NX The sport-cute’s looks have been softened, but its powertrains and infotainment offerings have been sharpened COMMENTSSHARE YOUR THOUGHTS The E-crossover’s two electric motors will push a combined 480 horsepower and 634 lb-ft of torque, compared to the standard Mach-E GT’s 400 horses and 600 lb-ft. That extra oomph will bring down the Performance Edition’s range slightly to an estimated 235 miles (378 km). RELATEDlast_img read more