Everything in the rumors were real as Ford presented new generation of lauded 2019 Mustang Bullitt based on S550 at Detroit Auto Show. The special edition Mustang of 2019 has a manual transmission where gear shifter features white cue ball knob as nod to the car, which lit up your movie screens for fifty years ago.
The new Mustang Bullitt is wearing everything from Mustang GT Premium as well as Performance Package while the upgraded 5L V8 engine pushes down 420 pound-foot of torque and 475 horsepower, enabling for top speed of over 163mph. The standard equipment includes leather steering wheel, twelve-inch all-digital LCD, and unique green stitching accent, even if the vehicle comes with an exceptional welcome screen, which features the car’s image rather than the pony logo.
With the color options, you may choose between the Dark Highland Green or Shadow Black. There are also some subtle chrome accents, red-painted Brembo brakes, 19-inch wheels, and bespoke front grille. Put everything all together and you will find this 2019 car does a great job paying tribute to its original version.
According to the chief engineer of Mustang, Carl Widmann, when making Bullitt, there are some things that it should definitely have. It should have proper attitude and it must be unique in several ways from Mustang GT and aside from that, it should be a bad ass.
The customers are limited to 3 factory options, the Electronics package with sat-nav, mirrors, memory seats, upgraded sound system, Blind Spot Information along with the Cross-Traffic Alert, black Recaro seats that are leather-trimmed, semi-active suspension system of MagneRide.
All in all, 2019 Mustang Bullitt of Ford is 8mph faster than 460 horsepower Mustang GT, which bespoke visuals inside and out.