a custom designed prototype of the outer skin was produced.
finished product was then tested for fitment.
"BULLITT" before? Check out the most famous car chase scene in movie
Side view of the 5/8" cowl rise.
cowl is the same 5/8" rise as the original BULLITT.
heat extractors and center ridge were inspired by the original 1968
BULLITT hood design.
underside of the hood was custom designed to retain the functionality of
the factory cold-air system.
Patent Pending washer nozzle system is neatly tucked under the hood
between the wipers.
Hoag: Two thumbs up... "The Bullitt DNA is intact".
"Telltales" were added to the extractor openings by Scott Hoag during
airflow testing .
Scott Hoag from
MRT contacted us about developing a new hood for the 2009 Mustang
Bullitt. Scott was the project director of the 2001 Bullitt Mustang at
Ford Motor Company. Our task was to develop a new hood that "retained
the DNA" of the original 1968 Mustang featured in the classic movie
Looks were only
part of the equation. The new hood also needed to be a fully functional
heat-extractor design that utilized the factory cold-air intake system.
Turn signal indicators and a revolutionary new windshield washer nozzle
system (Patent Pending) were also integrated into the hood design.