As with the XR6 Turbo sedan, the XR6 Turbo ute will be specified to the same level as the XR8 Ute. The main difference between the two performance models being the engines.
The car which is sure to prove popular with Ford fans around Australia builds on the equipment levels of the XR6 with a host of performance features. Firstly and most importantly, the package includes a 270 kW & 533 Nm I6 Turbo engine, limited slip differential, upgraded front brakes and a new, larger 290mm diameter single plate, self-adjusting type clutch.
From the back the XR6 turbo can be differentiated from the XR6 with a dual round exhaust outlet with chrome tips.
The XR6 turbo comes standard with a six-speed manual but the popular ZF six-speed automatic transmission is available as an option.