We officially own the first and fastest 2018 Mustang GT. — Willie Diaz, MAK Performance
“We officially own the first and fastest 2018 Mustang GT,” Willie Diaz of MAK Performance told us after the car broke the record at Palm Beach International Raceway in Jupiter, Florida on a cool Friday evening in January.
We still have some gremlins that we are working on with the transmission. — Willie Diaz, MAK Performance
“Basically we are just tuning,” Willie explained. “We still have some gremlins that we are working on with the transmission. Everything else is identical.”
MAK 2018 Mustang Mods
• BMR Suspension lowering springs
• DeatschWerks 1,000cc port fuel injectors
• DeatschWerks DW400 fuel pump in MAK-modified factory fuel hat
• JMS 17-inch drag wheels
• JMS FuelMax fuel pump voltage booster
• Mickey Thompson tires
• ProCharger HO system
• Torsen differential
• UPR Products oil separator
• Velgen wheels (street)
The next phase for this car is a new dual-pump fuel system and a looser torque converter to push this car into the mid-nines, while retaining its streetability. For now, you can learn more on this record-setting ride, you can check out our coverage of its ProCharger install here and its 846-horsepower dyno pull right here.