The confrontation between a green Ford Mustang GT Fastback and a black Dodge Charger in the Bullitt is still one of the best, if not the – chases never seen in the film. Smoke from tires, massive jumps, capricious hubcaps: the scene had everything.
So, a limited-edition Mustang celebrating that 1968 Fastback – the car piloted by Lieutenant Frank Bullitt, played by Steve McQueen – would be amazing, would not it? In fact, it has been rumored for some time, with the appearance of a design sketch at the bottom of a Ford promotion fueling speculation. Now, we have had another strong indication that the car is really happening.
A member of the Mustang6G forum published this image, which aims to show a Bullitt edition Mustang filmed for an ad in Chicago.
No doubt it looks like the real deal: even with the subject blurred and under artificial light, we can be pretty sure that the painting pretends to echo the tone & # 39; Highland Green & # 39; of the original. The black and chrome wheels also look good.
If all this goes ahead, there is probably a debut at the Detroit Auto Show. For now, we'll have to keep going through that incredible car chase …