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Ford Racing 427 Sound

Ford Racing 427 Sound

I took time out to record the sound of the Ford Racing X head 427 (450 HP).  Exhaust flows from Hooker shorty swap headers into a BBK H-Pipe then into Bassani dual catback:

Stock 302 Mustang Sound

I recorded the same clip for the original 215 HP 302.  The sound is as original as you get…the car has 2,400 miles on it with the stock (RASPY) Ford OEM exhaust in place:

New Ford Racing X-Head 427 (M-6007-X427FRT)

Here’s the “basic” new engine:MG_0025-Crop-2

  • Ford Racing X-Head 427 – 450 HP / 520 ft-lb torque
  • Quicktime Ford 351 bellhousing
  • Tremec TKO 600 5 speed transmission