Here is the drag race that everyone has been waiting for: 2024 Ford Mustang GT vs 2024 Ford Mustang Dark Horse.
The 2024 Ford Mustang GT showcased in the race is the Premium coupe, featuring the GT Performance Package and a 10-speed automatic transmission. Powered by the attention-commanding Coyote 5.0-liter V8 engine, the high-performance machine boasts 480 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque, reflecting an unwavering commitment to performance. The Mustang GT’s acceleration is a thrilling experience, reaching 0 to 60 mph in a mere 4.0 seconds.
The Dark Horse, also a Dark Horse Premium coupe, is equipped with the Dark Horse Appearance Package, Dark Horse Handling Package, and a 10-speed automatic transmission. This automotive marvel is driven by a handcrafted 5.0-liter V8 engine, meticulously designed to deliver an impressive 500 horsepower and 418 lb-ft of torque. A force of nature, the Dark Horse accelerates from 0 to 60 mph in a breathtaking 3.7 seconds, providing an exhilarating surge of acceleration that firmly pins occupants to their seats. With a top speed approaching 165 mph, this Mustang isn’t just a stallion; it’s a thoroughbred engineered for the racetrack.
Filmed at the Pennzoil Proving Grounds by Hennessey Performance, both of these all-new Mustangs come with the fourth-gen Coyote, but which of these two is the fastest in a straight-line race? Watch the video to find out!