1995 Ford Mustang Cobra R
One of the hottest and most sought after cars on the market is the 1995 Ford Mustang Cobra R.
This addition to the popular Mustang line from Ford is a tribute to it's legendary status and it's specs and performance as well as it's sporty design makes it a cherished part of any collector's garage.
The engine is a 351 (5.8L) Windsor OHV V-8 with compression at 9.0:1 and a bore stroke of 4.0 inches by 3.0 inches. It's a 300 horsepower revving in at 4800 RPM with 365 lb-ft of torque at 3750 RPM.
The intake is a GT-40 heads and lower intake with a special Cobra upper intake. The transmission is the Tremec 5 speed with a rear end of 8.8 inch and 3.27 gears. The front end brakes kick in at 13 inches vented cast iron disc twin piston caliper with the rear end breaks at 11.65 inches with vented cast iron disc single piston caliper. It's got power four-wheel disc brakes and anti-lock (ABS). the suspension has at the front end the modified MacPherson strut with a separate spring on lower arm at 700/0850 lbs. per inch progressive rate coil springs with adjustable Koni shocks, struts, and front strut tower brace and 30 mm stabilizer bar. In the rear we have the rigid axel with four trailing links, adjustable vertical shock absorbers and horizontal axle dampers and 200-260 lbs per inch progressive rate coil springs and 27 mm stabilizer bar.
The wheels come in at 17x9 inch five spoke cast aluminum and the tires are the P225/45ZR-17 BF Goodrich Comp T/A. It also comes with cooling efficiency in the form of coolers for both engine and power steering oil and a high capacity radiator. Emissions are certified and lawful for street travel.
Finally the car can get on up to 0-60 in 5.4 seconds with a top speed of 152 mph.
You've got to give Ford credit with the Mustang line as even from the time the Ford Special Vehicle Team created the Ford Mustang SVT Cobra which was a pony car from 1980, that prototype lasted from the early 90s to the mid 2000's. The Mustang Cobra R however is the choice limited edition version of high performance muscle car that took many by surprise even though the specs had been boasted about before it hit the dealerships.
The fact the car has lasted so long and got such glowing reviews regarding it's performance, maintenance ease, and feel, you now realize why these vehicles are in such demand.
Let's not forget it's also a cool looking car! Driving around in one of these sure gets the attention of the public as not only does it look good but people know it's a Mustang and that means manufacturing and performance that the experts and customers demand in this particular line. The Ford Mustang Cobra R is a special vehicle and one you know you've got to have!