Official 2012 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet Specifications and Prices


Ford Racing has officially released details, pricing and specifications for the 2012 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet.  The new 2012 Cobra Jet will receive a revised 5.4L V-8 supercharged engine with its now standard aluminum block pumping out 430 horsepower.  The factory built race car will be serialized for collectability and limited to just 50 units for 2012.  The 2012 Cobra Jet will also receive a number of new enhancements includingupgraded brakes, revised suspension, new black anodized Cobra Jet wheels and Goodyear tires with a new DR compound.  Another change for 2012 includes the addition of two new color choices — Race Red and Grabber Blue will go along with Winner White.  Pricing starts at $91,900 and a fully optioned Cobra Jet with the Graphics Package and 4.0L supercharger upgrade will set you back $103,980.

Ford Racing is currently accepting orders for the 2012 Cobra Jet through Ford dealerships nationwide with production happening sometime in the first quarter of 2011.  Orders will be processed on a first come first serve basis so get your order in now.  The 2012 Cobra Jet is for off-road use only, legal for NHRA Stock Eliminator and classes in IHRA and NMRA.

2012 Mustang Cobra Jet Order Guide – .PDF format

New for 2012 Model Year:

  • Revised 5.4L supercharged engine specifications
  • Aluminum engine block
  • Double keyed crankshaft snout
  • Manley H-beam rods
  • Improved low-drag racing brakes – Strange Engineering
  • Revised and optimized spring rates front and rear
  • New design Black anodized Cobra Jet wheels – Weld Racing
  • Goodyear Tires with new DR compound – Cobra Jet branding
  • Optional colors – Race Red (new), Grabber Blue (new), and Winner White


  • 430hp 5.4L DOHC supercharged engine (aluminum block)
  • 2.3L TVS Supercharger with twin 65mm dual bore throttle body
  • 3-Speed C4 Auto Race Transmission – Joel’s on Joy
  • 9″ rear axle w/4.29:1 Axle Ratio – Strange Engineering


  • NHRA Stock Eliminator legal interior
  • 8.50et NHRA certified roll cage
  • Estimated weight of 3,200 lbs
  • Cobra Jet trim and appearance package
  • Drag race wheel/tire combination (Rear Tire 30.0 x 9.0)
  • Cobra Jet spring/adjustable damper tuning
  • Light-weight, low-drag brakes (manual)

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