Limited Run Of Steve McQueen Edition Bullitts Pack Up To 800 HP

Before the 2019 Mustang Bullitt even hits the streets of San Francisco, you can order one that is of a higher caliber. Created by a who’s who of performance aftermarket heavyweights —SteedaMcQueen RacingGalpin Auto Sports, HRE Wheels, and — this special edition is even backed by the Hollywood legend’s son.

The Steve McQueen Edition Program Team had no limits in their quest… — Dario Orlando, Steeda

“Ford’s Mustang has always been a big part of my dad’s legend. I wanted to kick the already strong performance up several notches without losing that essential style that makes this car so desirable. Less is more,” Chad McQueen, professional racer and Steve McQueen’s only son, said. “This special edition reflects the lessons my dad ingrained in me about what made his personal cars so desirable.”

If the 2019 Mustang Bullitt isn’t special enough for you, you can step up your game with Steve McQueen Edition in 500- or 800-horsepower versions. These mean green machines ride on unique HRE Flowform wheels wearing ultra-high-performance Nitto NT555 G2 rubber. They also feature complete Steeda performance suspensions that lower the car by 1 inch in front and out back. (Photo Credit: Steeda Performance Vehicles)

Featuring numerous special touches, including Steve McQueen Edition door sill plates, emblems, and serialization plates, this special edition is subtle in its styling, which fits with the Bullitt Mustang DNA. It does feature a lower stance and some gorgeous Steve McQueen Edition 20-inch FlowForm Wheels by HRE that set it apart from the already special third-generation Bullitt Mustangs it is based upon.

Chad McQueen officially announced this special edition Bullitt at the Friends of Steve McQueen car show at Boys Republic in Chino Hills, California, on June 2, 2018.

Don’t be fooled into thinking this one is all about image, however. The Steve McQueen Edition 2019 Mustang Bullitt would definitely make its namesake smile. And, the Dodge wouldn’t have a chance at escaping this Highland Green machine. Nope. This car features a full complement of performance upgrades from the engine to a full Steeda suspension. Plus, you can add a lot more firepower underhood courtesy of an optional Whipple supercharger upgrade that pushes it beyond 800 horsepower.

Steve McQueen 2019 Mustang Bullitt Features

Suspension Upgrades

McQueen Racing performance suspension upgrades by Steeda:

• Steeda front and rear sway bars with welded-in, solid-billet ends

• Steeda billet aluminum front and rear sway bar mounts

• Steeda IRS subframe bushing support system

• Steeda IRS subframe alignment kit

• Steeda IRS subframe support brace

• Steeda Sport progressive-rate springs

• Steeda bumpsteer kit

• Steeda performance-tuned struts and shocks (n/a with factory MagneRide damping system option)

• Performance wheel alignment

• Steeda camber plates

• Steeda Ultra Lite chassis jacking rails

• Steeda Extreme G-Trac K-member support brace

• Steeda billet aluminum vertical links

• Steeda adjustable rear toe links

Powertrain Upgrades

• McQueen Racing cold air intake and performance calibration (estimated 500 horsepower)

• McQueen Racing Edition Tri-Ax shifter with McQueen Racing shift knob

• Steeda clutch spring assist and perch kit upgrade

• Black aluminum coolant tank

Exterior Upgrades

• McQueen Racing aerodynamic front fascia enhancement package

• McQueen Racing hood strut kit

• Steve McQueen Edition wheels by HRE (20×10-inch front and 20×11-inch rear)

• Nitto NT555 G2 high-performance tires (275/35-20 front and 315/35-20 rear)

• Steve McQueen Edition engine compartment serialization plate

• Steve McQueen Edition rear deck lid emblem

• Steve McQueen Edition car cover

• Rear quarter window louvers

Interior Upgrades

• Steve McQueen Edition illuminated doorsill plates

• Steve McQueen Edition dashboard serialization plates

• Steve McQueen edition floor mats

Purchaser Package

• Letter of authenticity

• Steve McQueen Edition engraved key fobs

• Signed and numbered Steve McQueen Edition print by Camilo Pardo

• Commemorative Steve McQueen Edition rear license plate, numbered JJZ109

• Signed and numbered Steve McQueen Edition poster by Chad McQueen

Optional Package Content

• Steve McQueen Edition Supercharger 800HP Power Upgrade: Whipple supercharger system and

• Ford Performance severe-duty IRS halfshaft upgrade

• Steve McQueen Edition rear-seat delete kit

• Steve McQueen Edition four-point roll cage (requires rear seat delete kit above)

• Carbon fiber performance driveshaft

• Leather- and Alcantara-wrapped steering wheel with Highland Green center stripe

• McQueen Racing Brake Calipers painted Dark Charcoal with McQueen Accents in Green

“The Steve McQueen Edition Program Team had no limits in their quest to incorporate key components that strategically work cohesively together delivering maximum performance,” Dario Orlando, President of Steeda, explained. “The entire Steeda Team is proud to bring our over 30 years of experience in designing, engineering, and manufacturing high-performance Mustang components to this exclusive developmental team.”

The Steve McQueen Edition Bullitt Mustang are sold with a number of special features, from a commemorative license plate matching the movie car’s number to a commemorative print signed by designer Camilo Pardo.

Only 300 serialized examples of the Steve McQueen Edition 2019 Mustang Bullitt will be created at GAS and Steeda during a model year. You can learn more about them right here, but if you are ready to place an order you can contact Steeda Vehicles at [email protected] or (954) 633-5240.

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