Ford Shelby to launch in India, price ticket ₹2 crore, Auto Information, DFL
CHENNAI: Bear in mind the pace monsters that burned rubber in Hollywood’s hit ‘Fast And The Furious’ sequence? That iconic automobile model Ford Shelby is now all set to roll out in India.
Pune-based AJP Group will regionally assemble these top-end automobiles in its AJ Efficiency Studio as technical associate of Shelby India. The primary fashions will roll out as early because the second half of this yr with a price ticket of round Rs 2 crore, say sources.
“The Shelby racing cars are built on the Ford platform but souped-up and modified for performance. AJP Group is a technical partner of Shelby India. We will assemble the cars in India and carry out necessary modifications and upgrades. Shelby India will look after the marketing and distribution of these cars. Ford will support Shelby India’s customers with warranty backup just as it does worldwide,” mentioned newly-appointed group Chief working Officer Manas Dewan.
Whereas a lot of Ford platforms have Shelby avatars, the most well-liked are the automobiles based mostly on the Mustang platform, together with the Shelby Cobra, Shelby Tremendous Snake, Shelby GT350 and GT500.
In accordance with sources, India will certainly get at the least one of many Mustang Shelby GT automobiles to start with, although the plan for merchandise is at present being drawn up by Shelby India for the nation.