Watch A 900bhp Ford Mustang Pull Off An Insanely Long Drift

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Vaughn Gittin Jr. is one of professional drifting's most well known and respected drivers and he is known for his pedal to the metal extremely smokey drifting smoky style.

Watch A 900bhp Ford Mustang Pull Off An Insanely Long Drift

Gittin Jr. is also the creator of the Mustang RTR, which is what he envisions a Mustang should be. The RTR pack in available in the form of a dealer-installed package is currently available in select Ford dealerships around the world.

Watch A 900bhp Ford Mustang Pull Off An Insanely Long Drift

Gittin Jr.'s own drifting Mustang RTR is a thing of beauty that loves to slay tyres all the time and Gittin uses the beast to compete in Formula D.

Watch A 900bhp Ford Mustang Pull Off An Insanely Long Drift

Powering Gittin's 2016 Monster Energy Nitto Tire Ford Mustang RTR is a 7.1-litre Ford Performance/ Roush Yates-built V8 engine that revs to 9,000 RPM and develops around 900bhp.

Sending the power to smoke the rear wheels is a 4-speed manual gearbox.

Watch A 900bhp Ford Mustang Pull Off An Insanely Long Drift

The drifting Mustang is also very light at just 1,270 kilograms thanks to carbon-fibre body panels.

Watch A 900bhp Ford Mustang Pull Off An Insanely Long Drift

The craziness of the car is described best by Gittin on his website. "These cars are essentially 9-second drag cars that are setup for drifting," he said.

Watching Gittin pull off that insane drift at Barcelona shows you just how right he is.

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Story first published: Sunday, October 30, 2016, 19:55 [IST]
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