FPV GT-P Review
The new FPV GT-P is powered by the most powerful Coyote V8 in the entire
Ford empire. It pumps out a massive 335kW, plus a wall of torque -- 570Nm
from just over 2000rpm to just under 6000rpm. You get supercar performance
on a muscle car budget -- with plenty of local engineering development
packed under the bonnet. Drive it and you'll experience a three-way tie in
terms of what you like the best: the neck-snapping acceleration, the
glorious crackle on overrun from the Exhaust or the Supercharger whine that permeates the cabin
whenever your right foot's set to 'loud'. You want one. We all do.
FG GT Acceleration
FG GT Acceleration
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2014 FPV GT F 351 The Most Powerful GT Sedan Ever Produced by Ford Australia
Ford officially launched its celebration FPV models in Australia, the
limited-edition FPV GT F sedan and Pursuit Ute.
The most powerful GT sedan ever produced by Ford Australia, the FPV GT F is
powered by a 351 kilowatt supercharged 5.0-litre V8 engine. The GT F's
output was specifically chosen as a reference to the iconic 351 cubic-inch
5.8 litre V8s that powered the original Falcon GTs.
The beating heart of the GT F has undergone specialised development by the
Ford Product Development team and partner Prodrive Premcar to meet customer
expectations of both performance and driveability.
"Our goal was to create the best vehicle we could; a vehicle that pays
respect to Ford GTs of old yet celebrates all that is good about Ford's
performance credentials," FPV Chief Program Engineer, Peter de Leur, said.
Apart from developing a character-filled 351 kW of power, the V8 engine in
the GT F sedan has a transient overBoost function in the engine management system
that will enable drivers to access 15 per cent more power, if the
prevailing conditions are favourable.
The GT F 351's power curve has been calculated to deliver a very noticeable
feel to the car's performance. This is delivered in every gear above 4000
rpm, other than first gear.
"When we started this program we had an opportunity to look at a
performance increase for the engine so we developed a strategy around the
calibration that allowed for a performance upgrade without impacting the
all-round driveability of the car. In doing so, we were also able to make
this car special for our FPV GT F customers. We were also able to add
things like rear camber bolt adjustment on the rear suspension so it can be
adjusted for track days, if a customer wishes," de Leur said.
Developed to celebrate Ford's performance brand, the new FPV GT F also pays
homage to the legendary Falcon GTs of the late 1960s and early 1970s.
Each will carry an individual build number, with many specific numbers
reserved by collectors and Falcon GT enthusiasts.
Customers have rushed dealers Australia-wide to secure the celebration run
of FPV GT F sedans and Pursuit utes. Very few GT F sedans remain available
and there is strong interest in the Pursuit utes.
Just 500 of the FPV GT F sedans will be built for the Australian market,
with an additional 50 built for New Zealand. Ford will build just 120
In taking the covers off, Ford revealed for the first time the GT F's
unique bonnet 'black out', which harks back to the original Falcon GTs.
The 'black out' panel extends over the roof and rear deck lid, giving the
last FPV a unique look.
Exposed too was the model's distinctive 'stealth' exterior striping
package, together with gloss black accents on the 'raccoon eyes', grilles,
appliques, door handles, mirrors and rear diffuser, ensuring that the GT F
is unlike anything that has come before it.
'GT orange' detailing is another feature of this newest and celebratory
FPV, which used on the model's unique '351' badging, instrument dial faces,
seat stitching and embroidery, build number and manual transmission
plaquette and the ICC start-up screen.
Ford's designers have given the interior finishes an even more contemporary
look with darker tones and more lustrous finishes, including to the
instrument panel spears, which have a look new to previous FPV models.
Available in five colour variants from the Ford palette, FPV GT F buyers
have been given the choice of three colour tonings that convey either a
bold and modern look, tone-on-tone elegance or a sense of heritage that
recreates the original look of the first Falcon GT.
Ford also announced that every FPV GT F owner will be able to purchase a
tailored car cover in dark grey and with model logo and stripe print.
FPV GT Supercharged 335kw FG
This is an amazing car, really well balanced and boy it is quick.
It is stock with no mods and has the new supercharged 335kw boss engine.
This was recorded at a race track.
Adam LeBrese's 1978 Ford XC getting ready for SEMA 2011
Meguiar's is bringing out top show cars from around the world for their
first Car Crazy International Vehicle Showcase at SEMA from November 1-4 in
The winner of Australia's Most Impressive Custom Car at the 2011 Meguair's
MotorEx in Sydney went to Adam LeBrese and his 1978 Ford XC Coupe!
It is now being packed and shipped to the SEMA show in Las Vegas to be on
show with other vehicles from around the world.
Supercharged FPV GS Test Drive
I want one. We take a drive in the new supercharged FPV GS and I tip that
this is going to be the new 'tuner' car of the next decade. It's got alot
of bang for it's relative low $56,000 price tag. In stock form they have
315kw at the flywheel, but it seems that FPV might be telling a little
white lie about that, because it certainly feels like it's got alot more.
Is it any good? Simple answer; yes, I'd have one, just make mine an auto.,
but i'd take a manual if you twisted my arm. :)
2012 FPV GT-P engine sound and 0-100km/h acceleration
2012 FPV GT-P engine sound and 0-100km/h acceleration. Head over to
http://performancedrive.com.au/2012-fpv-gt-p-mkii-review-video/ for the
2012 FPV GT-P MkII
5.0-litre supercharged V8 with double overhead cams and 32- valves
Six-speed automatic, rear-wheel drive
0-100km/h in 5.0 seconds (as tested)
FPV BoSS SUPERCHARGED 500kw V8 KPM COYOTE STREETFIGHTER Standing 400m 11.14 sec
Standing 400m 11.14 sec ??
KPM Coyote Streetfighter with 3 year Warranty
All we can say is that Ford have produced in our opinion the most amazing
Australian car ever produced!
KPM have independently tested the Coyote Streetfighter at less than
12.0 sec at 123mph.
Stage 3 format as sold new out of showroom with our KPM 3 Year Factory
Warranty GTstar JANUARY 2012 BoNuS .
FPV GT Boss 335 - GoPro HD Hero 2 - External Mic
GoPro HD Hero 2 with Hahnel Mk100 External Microphone - onboard my 2012 FPV
GT 335 Mk2.
The car at the time this video was done had 325rwkw (stock) Now it has
411rwkw after flash tune, K&N air filter and the rear mufflers deleted!
Sounds amazing now with the mods....and is a jet to drive :) Will post a
new video up soon and link it here also!