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Power Pack Upgrades

In case your missed the big news this week (and i'm not sure how that could've happened?) Ford Performance announced some big news! 3 Power packs for the Mustang GT!

  1. Power Pack 1 - increases HP to 448
  2. Power Pack 2 - increases HP to 456
  3. Power Pack 3 - increases HP to 472

Read below for more info!

   Ford Performance Parts has announced emissions-legal performance calibrations for 2015-2017 Mustang GT. For the first time, calibrations are being offered with various levels of hardware to give customers more options and price points. 

Calibrations are North American Mustang spec ONLY at this time. 

Here are the features and unique content in all three kits:

  • Fits 2015-2017 Mustang GT
  • Features exclusive no-lift shift strategy and enhanced throttle response
  • Ford Performance calibrations feature exclusive Ford proprietary software and engineering
  • Ford Performance calibrations are 50 state legal with CARB EO
  • Calibrations available for manual and automatic transmission
  • Allows gear ratio changes up to 4.09:1
  • Automatic calibrations feature optimized performance shift schedule
  • Premium fuel, 91 octane or higher, is required

M-9603-M8 - Power Pack 1   (ETA: Aug 1, 2016)

  • Includes high flow K&N air filter 
  • 13 hp and 16 lbs/ft peak gains over stock 
  • 40lbs/ft gain at 1500rpm 

M-9603-M8A - Power Pack 2 (ETA: Sept  2016)

  • Includes GT350 cold air intake with 87mm throttle body and exclusive intake adapter (hardware available separately without calibration as part number M-9603-M50)
  • 21 hp and 24 lbs/ft peak gains over stock 
  • 40 lbs/ft gain at 1,500 rpm 
  • Industry exclusive open air filter with CARB EO

M-9452-M8 - Power Pack 3 (ETA:  October 2016)

  • Includes GT350 cold air intake with 87mm throttle body and  GT350 intake manifold M-9424-M52 
  • 37hp and 5lbs/ft peak gains over stock  
  • 60hp gain at 7500rpm 
  • Industry's only 50-state legal calibration with performance intake manifold 

Calibration Notes:

  • Ford Performance ProCal tool, included with all calibrations, requires laptop and internet access for calibration install
  • Powertrain calibrations are developed and supported for U.S. and Canadian vehicles
  • Federal and state laws prohibit any person from installing aftermarket add-on or modified parts prior to the sale of a new motor vehicle