The all-electric Mustang Mach-E SUV joins Mustang coupe stablemate to showcase the performance future of electric vehicles with the Shelby Mustang Mach-E concept, Ford Performance Mustang Mach-E 1400 and Cobra Jet 1400 demonstrators at the SEMA aftermarket accessory show in Las Vegas this week.
There are five Mustang concepts from Ford on display at the SEMA Show. Here are the details on those vehicles:
Austin Hatcher Foundation for Pediatric Cancer Mustang Mach-E GT AWD
This stunning 2021 Mustang Mach-E GT was designed and built by the Austin Hatcher Foundation to help families battling pediatric cancer through occupational and diversion therapy programs. The Space White Mach-E GT features custom carbon fiber front splitter and rear wing from Archetype Racing.
The Mach-E is equipped with wide 20-inch Rotiform Wheels Alloy R-159 OZR wheels, Brembo® brakes and adjustable Motion Control Suspension to round out the performance add-ons.
Inside, Ford Performance Parts GTP seats are installed with an infrared rearview dashcam and charge cord bag by DC Safety from Ford Licensed Accessories. A black vinyl roof wrap by Wastegate Technologies is also added.
The Austin Hatcher Foundation plans to run the 480-horsepower electric-powered car at the 2022 Bonneville Speed Week, targeting to top 200 mph in the Mustang Mach-E SUV. In 2023, this historic piece of Mustang Mach-E history will be auctioned off to help support the Chattanooga, Tennessee-based foundation’s nationwide operations.
Shelby Mustang Mach-E GT Concept
The iconic Shelby name is synonymous with Ford racing and performance – especially with the legendary Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 classics. Today, Shelby American returns to the Ford stable with the Shelby Mustang Mach-E concept.
Designed to help improve the function and performance of next-generation Ford electric vehicles, the Shelby Mustang Mach-E GT Concept showcases the company’s graphene-infused carbon fiber body pieces to improve aerodynamics and appearance. It includes an aerodynamic front fascia, front fenders and rear flares, and a custom hood with large vent to lower front-end lift.
The concept features Shelby-tuned Ford MagneRide dampers with composite carbon fiber springs, and rides on Michelin Pilot Sport EV tires mounted to 20-inch one-piece forged Monoblock wheels. Inside are custom Shelby by Recaro seats and Shelby CSM badge. Inspired by Carroll Shelby’s own dream for electric performance, this concept is a look of could come from the legendary performance brand.
Tjin Edition Mustang Mach-E California Route One
This vivacious 2021 Mustang Mach-E SUV embodies the boldness of its creator Neil Tjin, offering a glimpse into the electric future with a distinctive California spirit. Flawless, custom bright orange paint contrasts with teal green accents in custom LED headlights from LIGHTWURKZ and on the badging. Custom-built solar panels on top and down the back are designed to power a custom teal green RayVolt USA electric bicycle mounted to a Thule e-bike rack.
Underneath is a fully custom air lift suspension from Hoppo’s Suspension with Baer 6S six-piston front and rear big brake kit, plus ultra-wide Falken ZIEX S/TZ05 tires mounted to custom-painted 22-inch Vossen ML-R1 wheels.
The full Tjin treatment inside includes custom white leather seating surfaces from Recaro with teal lighting and teal seatbelts by Seatbelt Planet, plus accessories from Razor. Inside the frunk housing the air suspension system is a clear acrylic tank, choreographed with LED lighting and cooling fans.
All Star Mustang EcoBoost HPP
This Mustang EcoBoost High-Performance Edition, Gene Tjin’s yin to brother Neil Tjin’s Mustang Mach-E yang, personifies true pony sports car tradition with a stunning custom teal green paint scheme from South County Auto Body featuring white and orange accents.
A contrasting aero body kit from Anderson Composites creates a performance stance with air lift suspension and aggressive Falken FK510 tires mounted to Vossen LC2-A1 wheels. A custom orange-painted Baer Brake upgrade is visible through the white spokes.
A COBB Tuning intercooler and cold-air intake can be found underhood, while a full white Katzkin leather interior and Almond surfboards on top complete this California cruiser.
M2 Motoring Mustang GT
Project vehicle veteran M2 Motoring developed this track-minded speedster based on a 2021 Mustang GT with Performance Package. Equipped with a production 5.0-liter Ti-VCT V8 engine and 6-speed manual transmission, the car wears custom Motorcraft livery and features Ford Performance Parts upgrades such as a 750HP supercharger kit, enhanced half-shafts and Performance Pack Level 2 front splitter.
Chassis enhancements come courtesy of Ford Performance lowering springs, Ford Performance Parts GT350R big brake kit, and Mach 1 adjustable camber/caster plates. The car rides on 305/30R19 front and rear Goodyear Eagle F1 Supercar 3 tires with 19-inch GT350 wheels featuring black lug nuts.
Interior modifications include custom laser etched armrest, custom Recaro RPSP leather seats, GT500 instrument panel trim and a Ford Performance carbon fiber shift knob.
This past year has seen a number of new opportunities and accessories from the Ford parts teams. First among them is the launch of the revamped e-commerce site for Ford Licensed Accessories, Genuine Ford Parts and Ford Performance Parts – all converging at accessories.ford.com. There, Ford fans can buy everything online from a 760-horsepower Shelby GT500 engine to a Yakima pop-up rooftop tent, and just about anything in between, and have it shipped to their home.
Ford and SEMA
With a fresh new lineup of Ford trucks and SUVs – including the all-electric Mustang Mach-E SUV – Ford is creating new opportunities for customers to imagine, build and show off personalized versions of their new rides with Ford Performance Parts and Ford Licensed Accessories.
See all of the more than 40 unique Ford project vehicles created in collaboration with some of the automotive aftermarket’s leading customizers at this year’s SEMA show in Las Vegas.
The 2021 SEMA Show is at the Las Vegas Convention Center from November 2 through 5.
Source: Ford SEMA Show Press Release