Ford’s heavily updated Mustang. Degrees of brutality separate the V8 Mustangs, but recent efforts have markedly improved handling and refinement, too, despite the enduring live rear axle. Last year’s Boss 302 set new standards for big-pony agility with ‘just’ 440bhp, whereas the new, supercharged 653bhp Shelby GT500 (113bhp mightier than the last) is 100kg heavier, and more […]
Recent speculations said that the GT500 of 2017 may still keep a traditional lobe crankshaft but will weigh less.
The last Mustang to wear the legendary Shelby badge was the 2010-2013 Shelby GT500. The car featured a supercharged V8 which generated 662 horsepower with enough torque to keep a drag racer smiling from one end of the quarter-mile to the other. In terms of power, it rivaled super cars. Unfortunately, the Shelby GT500 was only […]
A 1967 Ford Shelby Mustang GT500 Fastback Coupé has been auctioned for £85,500, by Bonhams at the recent The Goodwood Festival Of Speed Sale. Read the rest of the story at: Iconic 1967 Ford Shelby Mustang GT500 Fastback Coupé sells for £85,500
The six-cylinder will be a de-tuned version of the GT's 3.5-liter EcoBoost.
Back in 2011, Electronic Arts, the publisher of the Need for Speed video game franchise, teamed up with Carroll Shelby and his crew at Shelby American to create a one-off Ford Shelby GT500 Super Snake that was to be auctioned off the following year to help raise funds for the Carroll Shelby Foundation. Sadly, Shelby passed away just a couple of...
Let’s start with the big obvious disclaimer. Street racing is stupid, it is against the law, and it takes lives. Don’t do it. Serioulsy, it’s bad. Now that we have that out of the way, I would like to present you with three and a half...Show More Summary
In 2007, Ford, Carroll Shelby and Ford Racing teamed up to create a new muscle car that would slot between the Mustang GT and the bonkers Shelby GT500. The result was the Shelby GT, which featured a 4.6-liter, V-8 engine tuned to generate 319 horsepower. Show More Summary
Shelby American is yet to present its take on the all-new, sixth-generation Mustang but you can bet the Ford tuner extraordinaire has something special up its sleeve. In the meantime, Shelby is sending out the previous fifth-gen car with a special Super Snake Signature Edition package based on its GT500. This is a post-title package, meaning...
With the new Ford Shelby Mustang GT350 on the way, Shelby American is saying goodbye to the old GT500 and the company's even more powerful Super Snake version with its new Signature Edition model. Limited to a total of 50 conversions, they package some of buyers' most common choices into a single vehicle with a few extra touches, as well. Show More Summary
When you want to spend around $100,000 on a car in Europe, few ideas are dumber than buying a pickup truck. Except for this one. Six-hundred-and-sixty-two-horsepower. Live rear axle. A nearly two tonne curb weight. That sounds like something that belongs on a dragstrip. Show More Summary
With Ford celebrating the Mustang’s 50th anniversary this year, it seems only appropriate to take a gander at a vintage model that enjoys both an iconic status and a resale value that’s far and above its original MSRP back in 1968. While...Show More Summary
By 1968, the Ford Mustang had already become one of the most popular cars in the United States. Affordable, available in three different body styles and with a bevy of inline-six and V-8 engines, Ford’s pony was enjoying tremendous success. Show More Summary
New GT performance pack borrows brakes from 2014 Shelby GT500.
Ford's new halo model for the 2015 Mustang has been spied testing at the Nurburgring, giving us our first glimpse at the car that will replace the muscular Shelby GT500. Expected to be called the Mustang SVT (the Shelby moniker won't...Show More Summary
The tyre-shredding 2016 Ford Mustang ‘SVT’ successor to the Shelby GT500 may be a quintessentially American muscle car, but spy photographers have captured a development version lapping Germany’s Nurburgring. And, courtesy of the high-speed nature of the testing, we can now make out more of the car beneath its lighter camouflage, including its mean and [...]
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CarAdvice’s spy photographers have snapped a high-performance version of the all-new Ford Mustang undergoing testing in California. The heavily camouflaged prototype is believed be the successor to the monstrous Mustang Shelby GT500Show More Summary
It’s undeniable the impact the Ford Mustang has had on the American automotive market, and this week celebrates the iconic Pony Car’s 50th birthday. Helping commemorate the occasion is this one-off Mustang built by RK Motors based on the 1967 Shelby GT500. Show More Summary