9 Ford Mustangs Headline the Motor Company’s Forza 7 Lineup
Forza Motorsport 7 will introduce the Xbox gaming world to the next generation of racing simulator and when the game arrives later this year, it will include more than 700 cars, trucks, vans and SUVs. Turn 10 hasn’t rolled out the full list of Forza 7 vehicles, but the company has published a few partial lists, including one which details some of the vehicles from the American automakers and with 37 vehicles – Ford Motor Company is the most heavily represented company from the USA.
Today, we bring you a look at the Ford Motor Company vehicles of Forza Motorsport 7 – or at least those vehicles which have officially been announced.
Heavy Dose of Ford Mustang
The Ford Mustang is the bestselling sporty car in the world right now, so it should come as little surprise that the internationally marketed racing simulator would offer plenty of the Ford’s popular pony cars. 9 of the 37 FoMoCo vehicles on the initial Forza 7 vehicle list are Mustangs, ranging from the 1971 Mach 1 to the 2016 Shelby GT350R. This short list includes models from every generation, including the classic Mustang, the Mustang II, the Fox Body, the SN95, the New Edge, the S197 and the S550. Oddly, there is no Mustang from the earliest years (1965-1970), but I expect that we will see one of those as part of a longer list – or an expansion pack.
The Aussie Falcon
Next up, my Australian readers who partake in the Forza Motorsport series will be happy to hear that there are 7 examples of the Ford Falcon from Down Under. From the 1971 Ford Falcon XY GTHO Phase III to the 2015 Ford Falcon XR8, Aussie Forza fans will find their favorite Ford performance car from their local market on the list.
Next, 11 of the 37 Ford Motor Company vehicles included in the initial Forza 7 list are compact performance cars from various global markets around the world. The high performance compacts from Ford of Europe, like the 70s Capris and Escorts are present, along with the RS Evolution, some of the pre-USA Focus RS models and some of the Cosworth-tuned small cars. There are also a couple US-sold Ford compacts, like the 2014 Fiesta ST and the new Focus RS.
Trucks, SUVs and Vans
While cars will likely be the most commonly used vehicles on Forza Motorsport 7, there will still be classes for trucks, vans and SUVs, so the initial Ford list includes the 1956 F100 pickup, the 1975 Bronco, several different Raptors and the European Transit SuperSport van.
The Final Four
Finally, there are four FoMoCo vehicles which don’t fit into any of the categories above, including the 2005 GT supercar, the 2017 GT supercar, the 2010 Crown Victoria police car and the only Mercury on the game – the Cougar Eliminator.
Below you will find a complete list of the Ford Motor Company vehicles already announced for FM7 and if you are interested in which Chrysler Group/FCA vehicles are on that list, click here for a closer look.
Ford Motor Company Vehicles in Forza Motoraport 7:
1956 Ford F-100
1970 Mercury Cougar Eliminator
1971 Ford Falcon XY GTHO Phase III
1971 Ford Mustang Mach 1
1972 Ford Falcon XA GT-HO
1973 Ford Capri RS3100
1973 Ford Escort RS1600
1973 Ford XB Falcon GT
1975 Ford Bronco
1977 Ford Escort RS1800
1978 Ford Mustang II King Cobra
1981 Ford Fiesta XR2
1985 Ford RS200 Evolution
1987 Ford Sierra Cosworth RS500
1992 Ford Escort RS Cosworth
1992 Ford Falcon GT
1993 Ford SVT Cobra R Mustang
1995 Ford SVT Cobra R Mustang
2000 Ford SVT Cobra R Mustang
2003 Ford Focus RS
2005 Ford GT
2009 Ford Focus RS
2007 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang
2010 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor
2011 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor
2011 Ford Transit SuperSportVan
2013 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Shelby
2013 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500
2014 Ford Fiesta ST
2014 Ford FPV Limited Edition Pursuit Ute
2015 Ford Falcon GT F 351
2015 Ford Falcon XR8
2015 Ford Mustang GT
2016 Ford Shelby GT350R Mustang
2017 Ford F-150 Raptor
2017 Ford Focus RS
2017 Ford GT