One of the most prosperous — and revered — specific-version, significant-overall performance Mustangs, the Mach 1, is returning to the Ford lineup as a 2021 product.

The Mach 1 replaced the Mustang GT in 1969 and made available larger overall performance and superior dealing with than most other variations of the pony auto. Besides for the ultralow-generation Manager and Shelby Mustangs, the Mach 1 could outrun all other Mustang stablemates.

Ford final made available a Mach 1 Mustang in the 2003-04 product a long time and the most current model is anticipated to spark new curiosity as the recent Mustang nears the stop of its product or service cycle and total demand from customers for sports automobiles wanes. The Mach badge is also currently being adopted on a new electric crossover, the Mustang Mach-E.

The automaker just isn’t indicating a lot about the 2021 Mustang Mach 1, apart from that it will be run by a in a natural way aspirated 5.-liter V-8 motor and be “observe completely ready.”

The recent Mustang GT’s 5.-liter motor is rated at 460 hp. The motor in the Mach 1 is most likely to be rated larger. But Ford, in a assertion Friday, did not expose details, or say what transmissions, suspension tweaks or other products the new Mach 1 will feature.