Every year 30 million fans spend over two weeks on the Isle of Man TT festival to see top motorcyclists test their talent on the incredible “Mountain Course”. But there is no need to be on two wheels to get the best out of the Mountain Road – one of Europe’s Greatest Driving Roads. Journalist Steve Sutcliffe got behind the wheel of the Ford Mustang Bullitt, on the island where many roads are not restricted by speed limits, although there are still laws against careless and dangerous driving..

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the legendary Warner Bros. film of the same name, the new special edition Ford Mustang Bullitt is available to order across Europe powered by an enhanced version of Ford’s 5.0-litre V8 engine delivering 460 PS and 529 Nm of torque.