It’s showtime here in Australia this weekend – the 2011 Australian International Motorshow is in Melbourne. As a means of celebration, FPV has unveiled their first ever concept car, a track ready GT ‘Black Edition’.
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Ford Performance Vehicles has announced its all-new replacement for the long-serving 5.4 litre Boss V8 is the supercharged 5.0 litre “Miami” V8. Based on the Coyote V8 used in the current-generation Ford Mustang, the Miami will be available in two guises in FPV’s model range. Mild and Wild!
Ford Australia has confirmed it is staying in the V8 business beyond the life of the current 5.4-litre Boss engine. And the favourite to take over from the ageing Boss is an aluminium double overhead cam 5.0-litre codenamed ‘Coyote’ that is currently under development in the USA with baseline outputs reported to be around 300kW and 540Nm.
This year, Ford Performance Vehicles, or more simply, FPV, turns 5 years old. And to celebrate this rather modest milestone, FPV has unveiled a commemorative model at the 2008 Australian International Motor Show. Cue in the GT 5th Anniversary…
Ford Australia’s renowned tuning arm – Ford Performance Vehicles, or FPV – is celebrating it’s 5th birthday this year & in order to celebrate, FPV has announced that it will build a special model to commemorate this milestone – which is a feat in itself considering the current move away from performance vehicles due rising petrol prices etc. This special model will be revealed at the 2008 AIMS (Australian International Motor Show in Sydney in October.