Is The Galpin Auto Sport Mustang Rocket The Best Muscle Car?

‘Pimp My Ride’ Stars Galpin Auto Sport Claim It Is….

And on the face of it they might not be wrong. The Auto makers teamed up with Henrik Fisker for this project and the outcome is a beautiful, powerful, well thought out muscle car.

From the exterior it looks like a heavily beefed up Mustang on steroids, but there’s more to it than that; nearly every panel on the car is carbon fiber, the chassis is stiffer and as a result the car is much more refined and accurate to drive.

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The look has touches of Aston Martin, which is unsurprising considering Fisker’s Aston history (he helped make the DB9 and Vanquish), and within the beauty lies a heart of a beast with a 725hp V8 engine. This propels the Mustang Rocket to 62mph in 3.5 seconds and on to a top speed of 186 which is faster than pretty much any other stock muscle car, and borders on supercar territory.

Pricing in at around $100,000 it ain’t cheap, but is it worth it for exclusivity and the ‘king of muscle cars’? Looking at these pics it might just be…

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(Source: Gearheads)