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Special Ford Mustang Mach-E Variant Teased Ahead Of Goodwood

The Goodwood Festival of Speed has historically been a place where automotive manufacturers show off not only production vehicles, but also demonstrators, or one-off builds that push the proverbial performance envelope. This is certainly true of Ford, which has – most recently – used the historic event to show off some of its own EV demonstrators such as the rather bonkers Ford Mustang Mach-E 1400 and the latest SuperVan. Now, it seems as if that tradition will continue at the 2023 Goodwood Festival of Speed with the debut of a brand new Ford Mustang Mach-E variant.

Ford Mustang Mach-E Rally EV Demonstrator 2023 Goodwood Festival of Speed - Exterior 002 - Front

In a teaser video recently posted via Twitter, this new Ford Mustang Mach-E model is seen driving around behind a pair of production crossovers, but eventually, it pulls off the pavement and heads on down a dirt road. We can clearly see some interesting details here including a similiar Ford Performance livery that debuted on the recently-revealed S650 Mustang racers, along with unique wheels and black fender arches, suggesting that we’re most likely looking at some kind of rally-inspired EV.

Ford Mustang Mach-E Rally EV Demonstrator 2023 Goodwood Festival of Speed - Exterior 001 - Rear

“Ford will also deliver the first look at an exciting new member of the Mustang family at Goodwood on July 14 – not only pulling back the covers, but also showcasing its driving potential,” the automaker said of its new model. Set to debut at Goodwood’s First Glance Paddock at 13:00 CET, the new model arrives just in time to celebrate 50 years of the FIA World Rally Championship, and three of the automaker’s own drivers – Adrien Fourmaux, Harry Tincknell, and Ott Tänak – will be behind the wheel.

“Mustang is a car that can stir emotions like no other, and the Goodwood Festival of Speed hosts some of the most passionate car fans in the world, so to unveil our newest member of the Mustang family here is a match made in heaven,” said Darren Palmer, vice president, Electric Vehicle Programs, Ford Model e.

We’ll have more on the 2023 Goodwood Festival of Speed soon, so be sure and subscribe to Ford Authority for comprehensive Ford news coverage.

Brett's lost track of all the Fords he's owned over the years and how much he's spent modifying them, but his current money pits include an S550 Mustang and 13th gen F-150.

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