The first Mustang Bullitt 2019, which was recently presented at the Detroit Auto Show last week, was sold at the Barret-Jackson auction, achieving the not inconsiderable $ 300,000.
As is customary with the special edition Mustangs created by Ford, the proceeds from the sale of the first Mustang Bullit will go to a charitable cause, in this case Boys Republic, a private school for males with problems, to the that McQueen attended and of which he was honorary president from 1966 to 1975.
Although at the moment the final price of the Mustang Bullitt 2019 is not known, it is a fact that it will cost much less than the $ 300,000 obtained by the first model built.
Needless to say, since its introduction last week, the Mustang Bullitt 2019 aroused many feelings among fans of the legendary muscle car, especially those who are attracted to the fastback 68 driven by Steve McQueen.
The first Mustang Bullitt 2019 unleashed a wave of admiration.
In fact, the presentation of the first Mustang Bullit in Detroit was accompanied by photos and videos of the original Mustang Bullitt that was found and restored, as well as the presentation of a unique video where we see Molly McQueen, granddaughter of the legendary actor, starring curious pursuit inside a parking lot having like rimuy similar to that of the movie.
In addition, Ford announced the release of Little Pieces: The Untold Story of the Bullitt Mustang, a documentary that tells the story of this famous model and will be, in short, a must for all Mustang Bullitt fans.
As you may remember, the Ford Mustang Bullitt 2019 is dressed in the same Dark Highland Green color of the film's car, also has 19-inch wheels, exclusive to this version, exhaust system with active valve and outputs in NitroPlate Black color .
On a mechanical level, this Stang has a 5.0-liter V8 engine, which comes from the Mustang GT but in this case boasts an injection system inherited from the Shelby GT350 and new body acceleration that allow it to develop a power of 475 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque.