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Electric Ford Mustang Cobra Jet 1400 is here to silently rip through quarter miles

No gasoline, but lots of power.

Sean Szymkowski
It all started with Gran Turismo. From those early PlayStation days, Sean was drawn to anything with four wheels. Prior to joining the Roadshow team, he was a freelance contributor for Motor Authority, The Car Connection and Green Car Reports. As for what's in the garage, Sean owns a 2016 Chevrolet SS, and yes, it has Holden badges.
Sean Szymkowski
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The Ford Mustang Cobra Jet 1400 is a fast thing.

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It clocked 168 mph in the quarter mile.

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Oh, and it did the quarter mile in just 8.27 seconds.

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Yeah, it's fast.

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Ford announced the times as it prepares to run the car for the first time publicly at the NHRA US Nationals.

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It may look like a Mustang, but it's a different beast.

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Four electric motors create 1,502 peak horsepower.

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Seriously, the instant torque has to be incredible. Ford had to really study the chassis setup to make sure everything remained A-OK.

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See? Electric cars don't have to be boring.

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Keep scrolling to see more of the Ford Mustang Cobra Jet 1400!

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