Tag Archives: Shelby Mustang

Record Saturday for Barrett-Jackson Auction in Scottsdale

Saturday is always an all day event for my friends and I to watch and try to guess the bidding price for the collector cars. We turn it into a game with point going to the closest price. This year … Continue reading

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2013 Ford Shelby GT500

Who Are We To Argue With The World’s Most Powerful Production V8? As you’re surely aware by now, the 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 boasts a 5.8-liter beast of an engine making 662 horsepower, partnered in crime by 631 pound-feet of … Continue reading

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2013 Ford Shelby GT500 Convertible kicks out 650 hp, limits top speed

New 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 Convertible Helps SVT Mark Its 20th Anniversary of Delivering High-Performance Vehicles New Ford Shelby GT500 convertible makes its debut at the Chicago Auto Show, serving as the celebratory vehicle of the 20th anniversary of Ford’s … Continue reading

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Camaro chief claims ZL1 will outperform Shelby GT500

It would seem on paper that the 2013 Ford Shelby Mustang GT500 should easily slay the heavier and less powerful 2012 Chevy Camaro ZL1. The former weighs 3,850 pounds and brings 650 horsepower and 600 pound-feet of torque to the … Continue reading

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2013 Ford Shelby GT500 Convertible to debut in Detroit

At the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show, Ford officially put all other muscle cars – and even some supercars – on notice. The 2013 Shelby GT500 made its public debut, and while it doesn’t look much different than the models … Continue reading

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2013 Ford Shelby GT500 delivers 650 HP and 200 MPH straight from the factory

2013 Ford Shelby GT500 Debuts as Most Powerful Production V8 in the World with 650 Horsepower, Top Speed of 200+ MPH • New Ford Shelby GT500 is powered by an aluminum 5.8-liter supercharged V8 producing 650 horsepower and 600 lb.-ft. … Continue reading

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2012 Shelby GTS

Bringing The Shelby Name To The Masses The Shelby name doesn’t come cheap. Vintage Shelby Mustangs and Cobras can command six or sometimes even seven figure sums. The current Shelby offerings are much cheaper – the GT350 is priced around … Continue reading

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2013 Shelby GT500 to Get 650-HP Turbocharged V8

Ford has transformed the Mustang from a muscle car into a true sports car, with a ride so dialed-in that even even the Germans want to take it for a spin. Not forgetting the car’s roots, however, there’s still the … Continue reading

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Ford Shelby GT500 gets some intercooler love

Ford Shelby GT500 Spy Shots Our army of spy photographers managed to snap a few photos of a Ford Shelby GT500 strutting a new intercooler. If you take a close look, you can see piping through the upper and lower … Continue reading

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Motor Trend compares muscle cars, past and present

Old muscle versus new muscle All day long, boys. All. Day. Long. To what are we referring, you ask? Well, that’s how long all six muscle cars rounded up by the staff at Motor Trend will eviscerate their tires. Such … Continue reading

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The Imoprtance Of Auto Restoration

Sometimes people just don’t understand how important it is to do a certain thing, and others need a good reason to do it, so I have decided to give the classic car community a few good reasons to keep their … Continue reading

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Classic Recreations unleashes Shelby GT500CR Venom

Classic Recreations Shelby GT500CR Venom Fresh off helping the Oklahoma State Legislature to write a new law to help restorers of vintage cars, Classic Recreations has announced the availability of the “Venom” version of its Shelby GT500CR. From the outside, … Continue reading

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Shelby targets younger crowd with GTS Mustang

Designated as the spiritual successor of the Shelby GT that was built from 2007 to 2008, the new GTS represents the base model in the Shelby lineup. According to company president John Luft, Shelby’s average buyer is in their late … Continue reading

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2012 Shelby GT500 Super Snake with 800 horsepower headed for New York

2010 Shelby GT500 Super Snake Shelby has no qualms about constantly upping the horsepower of its range-topping Ford GT500 Super Snake. When first introduced in 2008, the base Super Snake had a mere 605 ponies under the hood with an … Continue reading

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GeigerCars Mustang Shelby GT640 Golden Snake

Geigercars is a German company that’s been working on American cars from 1979. Their latest project is turning a Shelby GT500 into a GT640. They call it the Golden Snake. The factory-standard Shelby GT500 is one brutal beast. When you … Continue reading

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