For all you hockey fans watching the NHL playoffs, you may have noticed the sweet red Shelby Mustang gracing the sides of Detroit Red Wings’ goalie, Jimmy Howard’s mask or helmet. It appears to be a 1967 Shelby, done in the “Eleanor” style, which is where he got the idea for the mask.
Last month, Ford announced are having problems with suppliers in Japan that were devastated by the earthquake and tsunami. They first stated that only certain colors of paint ordered from Japan would not be available. Soon afterwards, they announced some Ford plants would cease production indefinitely due to supply shortages.
To our loyal fans, thanks for hanging in there during the slow times. I want to make it clear that Stang Pit is committed to bringing you more CAR SHOWS, more NEWS, more PICTURES, and more MUSTANGS in 2011 than ever before!
Hot off the presses for about $300 is Shelby American’s new precision-machined billet fuel rails for the 2005-2010 Mustang GT 4.6 and the 2007-2012 Ford Shelby GT-500 5.4 engines. They look great and have better flow for those demanding modded motors out there.
ROUSH has become an automotive powerhouse based on this simple premise, and he couldn’t wait to get his hands, and his engineering team, on the new Ford 5.0L engine. The end result is the 2011 ROUSH 5XR Mustang with “more power” under the hood thanks to the factory-installed ROUSHcharger.
Shelby American announced they will make a 2011 Shelby Super Snake, limited to 1000 cars, with a killer 800-hp. For that many horses, slap yourself, then slap $30 grand on the table along with your formerly beloved 2011 Shelby GT500.