Ford production of model called Torino began in 1968, 1968 Torino had a regular six-cylinder engine of 201 cubic inch (3.3 liters), the V8 of 287 cubic inch and 301 cubic inch (4.7 and 4.9 liters), V8 of 390 in3 (6,4l), and V8 engine of 428 in3 (7.0 liters). Next generation came with a model 1970 New Torino who had multiple versions, 4-door sedan, two-door hardtop, convertible and wagon. Redesign of 1972 was named 1972 Gran Torino, had engines from 4.1 to 7.0 liters capacity, paired with 3-speed manual and automatic transmission and a manual 4-speed transmission.
People are always interested strongest versions, muscle car named the Torino GT had the engine of 428 cubic inch (7.0 liters) and was the basis for a NASCAR race car, which successfully competed.
Rumors about the new Ford Torino GT are flooding the Internet, a large number of fans of this legendary car would really want to see the successor to the 1968 model. Here are the data that we were able to collect from various sites who pompously announced the new Torino GT, as well as render photo that appears on them.
It is anticipated that the 2015 Ford Torino GT will be amongst the most demanded muscle cars once it is released to the market. This is attributed to the fact that this car is expected to have features that make it elegant and also give it high performance. As a result, many lovers of muscle cars and car analysts are eagerly waiting for this car to sample its features.
Interior of Torino GT 2015
Inside this Ford’s muscle car there will be an eight-inch LCD screen on the dashboard which will be used to control various functions of the car. The steering wheel has been lowered a bit to enable better handling. The seats of this car will be covered with leather and there is ample leg space for the passengers and the driver.
For connectivity purposes this car will have a standard USB port on the dashboard and optional GPS and Bluetooth. New Torino GT 2015 will also be endowed with various entertainment functions such as powerful speakers. It will also have airbags for everyone including a leg airbag for the driver to enhance safety.
2015 Ford Torino Exterior
This car is expected to be designed to have a stylish and modern look. The front side of the car will have a curved sharp look and will not have any bumpers. This car will be about five inches longer than the previous model so as to accommodate the various features. It will be using twenty inches alloy wheels which give it a stylish look.
The front body of 2015 Torino is expected to be lower compared to the back body so as to enhance its performance. It is mainly made of aluminum which makes it lighter and faster. The front lights will be made in LED technology as two separate headlamps to give the driver better visibility, especially at night.
Engine and Specs
Ford wants to make this car popular just like its other muscle cars and as a result is has put a powerful engine on this car. This new muscle Ford Torino will be powered by a 5.0 liter V8 Ti-VCT engine from Ford Mustang GT. This engine will be able to produce 435 horsepower, using 93-octane fuel and a torque of 400 lb-ft.
This engine will be able to accelerate from 0-60 mph within four seconds and the top speed will be 170 miles per hour consequently making the car sufficiently fast. This engine is also expected to have a more economical fuel consumption (15 mpg city/25 mpg hwy) compared to similar cars and therefore, it is an idea car for people who look at fuel economy.
Release date and price
The 2015 Ford Torino GT is anticipated to be released during the late months of 2015 or early 2016 and its price is expected to be about $ 40,000 which is a fair price considering its features.
Some rumors say it will first appear a model for the Australian market, but because of the great interest, it is possible that it will also be sold to US and other markets. Ford officially hold confidential any information regarding this model.
Many sites are saying bad things about the announced new Torino 2015, to someone is ugly, to someone is beautiful, but we can not help feeling that we would like to see this car on the streets.
Keep in mind that these are all rumors, and it is unlikely that in the mentioned period 2015 Ford Torino will be on the market, but Ford over the next few years could to launch this model, we believe that would be a a good move.
Competition in this segment is not great, but certainly it could be a new Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat.