Home WORLD The Ford Mustang Lithium, A 900-horsepower All-Electric Prototype Car

The Ford Mustang Lithium, A 900-horsepower All-Electric Prototype Car

This electric Ford Mustang has over 900 horsepower and 1,000 lb-ft of torque, but that’s not the whole story. This also still has — enthusiasts rejoice — a six-speed manual transmission! Find out more in this video from SEMA 2019 in Las Vegas.

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Built in collaboration with heat management supplier Webasto, this one-off electric prototype is good for 1,000 pound-feet of instantaneous torque thanks to its 800-volt battery system.Best of both worlds, Mustang Lithium accelerates the next generation of performance: unique 6-speed manual shifting, track handling and stunning quarter-mile acceleration with instant electric torque, and zero emissions./ford

with custom carbon fiber body components, a 1.0-inch lowered stance and 20-inch staggered fitting forged wheels. Under the hood, the differences are electrifying: a Phi-Power dual-core electric motor and dual power inverters – all powered by an 800-volt Webasto battery system with EVDrive Technology that can discharge a mega-watt of electrical energy.

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The Mustang Lithium build is not only a one-off prototype to showcase electrification on the world’s best-selling sports car but also a testbed for battery and thermal management technologies Webasto and Ford are creating for the growing e-mobility automotive segment.