It is extremely unfair to compare the legendary Torino with the classic Dodge. Despite resembling each other with a few changes, 2017 Ford Torino offers a uniquely different engine. Initially Torino was manufactured in early 1970 and it has managed to evolve through the years as a high-end and efficient vehicle, 2017 variant will soon be released. Since we have not been able to get out hands on the official information, therefore we will discuss about the probable specs based on what rumors have to offer. Torino will be offered in many trims and there will be an overall improvement in terms of both design and performance. They won’t differ largely because their origin is from trustworthy sources. It is great news for Torino loyalists who would be lucky to add this latest variant into their collection. The 2017 redesign will surely redefine the range and this car will be a benchmark for future variants. Nevertheless it will have to compete so that it can retain its position in this growing automobile market and it will fight against stalwarts like Dodge Challenger Hellcat.
2017 Ford Torino – Exterior & Interior Changes
The new 2017 Ford Torino is one car that can’t change much in terms of its external appearance. It has to retain its classic design because over the years that has become its identity. Nevertheless, 2017 Ford Torino will offer some upgrades for its customers. For starters this vehicle will adapt to a lighter design and aluminum will be used for it. It will contribute towards attaining greater speeds. The basic shape is streamline and its back is a little lower compared to its rear. Last but not the least the new headlights will be powered by LEDs which are not only more efficient but also powerful. To sum up the probable exterior changes will be pretty decent.
Interiors will go through some retouches. It will be more spacious and classier. The seats have been covered with great quality leather upholstery and it seems that high-end accessories have been used as well. Standard safety equipment such an air bags are available. The rest of this year’s upgrades are technological and features include GPS, USB, Bluetooth and a LCD dash with interactive touchscreen user interface.
2017 Ford Torino – Engine Specs
The 2017 Ford Torino’s engine will be borrowed from Mustang GT and therefore you can expect this car to give great performance. So far we have only been able to get our hands on the specs of one engine and it is expected to be a V-8 5 L VCT engine. Its output is very high and ranges between 400 to 435 hp. Top speed is very high and is around 170 mph. Pickup is about 60 miles per hour in just less than six seconds. And due to the weight reduction there will be some increment in this engine’s fuel efficiency and will offer a maximum of 25 m/g on freeway.
2017 Ford Torino – Release Date and Price
Probably one of the most anticipated high-end sports cars, the release date of this variant is not available yet. The 2017 Ford Torino is still in its development stage and Ford is keen about maintaining their secrecy. In spite of being a high-end vehicle the price is surprisingly affordable and it is expected to be available only for $40,000, inclusive of all the features offered. This input down able price tag is probably Ford’s solution for the competition.