As you might know by now, Ford will re-enter the Bullitt Mustang in 2008 in its line-up the. Most probably the Bullitt will bear a technical resemblance to the previous incarnation, will have distinctive colors, body trim options, badging, wheels.

As about the engine we found the next preliminary data:

  • 4.6L DOHC, 400 horsepower naturally aspirated engine.
  • Aluminum block with wet sump oiling system.
  • Steel crankshaft.
  • Ford GT type cylinder heads.
  • Ford GT valve covers with special oil fill adapter on the right valve cover.
  • Special exhaust manifolds.
  • Special intake manifold with the plenum and throttle body located on the back of the intake, much like the original Bullitt.
Bullitt Mustang returning in 2008 with stronger engine
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Ford is said to be putting resources into the Bullitt for the specific purpose of creating a road-racing Mustang, which will be positioned between the Mustang GT and the Shelby GT500. When the Bullitt debuts, it is likely to feature numerous performance enhancements.

The next-generation Bullitt will feature a standard brake upgrade package that is being developed with road racing in mind. Moreover, the Bullitt will also come with a handling package, which is being developed by Ford Racing.

Source: stangsunleashed

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