Ford Shelby to launch in India, price tag Rs 2 crore

Bear in mind the velocity monsters that burned rubber in Hollywood’s hit ‘Quick And The Livid’ collection? That iconic automobile model Ford Shelby is now all set to roll out in India.Pune-based AJP Group will domestically assemble these top-end automobiles in its AJ Efficiency Studio as technical companion of Shelby India. The primary fashions will roll out as early because the second half of this 12 months with a price ticket of round Rs 2 crore, say sources.

“The Shelby racing automobiles are constructed on the Ford platform however souped-up and modified for efficiency. AJP Group is a technical companion of Shelby India. We are going to assemble the automobiles in India and perform needed modifications and upgrades. Shelby India will take care of the advertising and distribution of those automobiles. Ford will help Shelby India’s prospects with guarantee backup simply because it does worldwide,” mentioned newly-appointed group Chief working Officer Manas Dewan.

Whereas quite a few Ford platforms have Shelby avatars, the preferred are the automobiles primarily based on the Mustang platform, together with the Shelby Cobra, Shelby Tremendous Snake, Shelby GT350 and GT500.

In keeping with sources, India will certainly get at the very least one of many Mustang Shelby GT automobiles to start with, although the plan for merchandise is presently being drawn up by Shelby India for the nation.

 

(Agencies)