An Audi R8, a VW Scirocco, a Porsche 911 or a Chevrolet Corvette as a police car? Very unlikely in real operation. Nevertheless, all these vehicles are also available in a lawyer’s outfit. The reason for this is the initiative “Tune It! Safe!”, Founded in 2005, in which the Federal Ministry of Transport, the ADAC and the Verband der Automobiltuner are involved. This year, too, a new car for the fast state service will be presented at the Essen Motor Show (25 November to 4 December 2016). Curtain up for a real legend …
The basis? A Mustang GT with 5.0-liter V8
The basis for this year’s Tune-It! -Safe! Vehicle – a Mustang GT – was provided by Ford. The finishing comes from Wolf Racing. The result is called “Wolf Wide 5.0”. The wheel arches are fitted with 20-inch wheels, the suspension has been lowered and is now height-adjustable (10 to 35 millimeters) and a comprehensive aerodynamic kit has been installed. And so the car looks like a police car, Foliatec contributed the official decor of the police and Hella the special signaling system “RTK 7”.
Powerupdate for the police pony
Ready for the hunt for Temposünder? Not quite. An increase in the engine power must not be missing: the standard 421 hp of the 5.0-liter V8 are history. After the wolf treatment the unit is good for 455 hp. The torque was raised from 524 to 560 Newton meters. Thus the Mustang GT spins from 0 to 100 km / h in 4.3 seconds and reaches a top speed of 268 km / h. Would you like to visit the law school pony? The campaign vehicle is located in Hall 10, booth F110.