Shelby is going to have to make a new motor soon. The GT is up 97-hp from last year, but the Shelby is up just 10-hp from last year! It may seem ridiculous, but 550-hp may not cut it for the price.
A Shelby GT500 can be dropped off at the Shelby Las Vegas facility and shed it’s skin, emerging as either a 630-hp or 725-hp monster. Keeping the 5.4L DOHC V8 motor, the 725-hp features an upgraded inter-cooler and radiator, a cold air intake, and a high-flow JBA exhaust system.
Jim Vernichten can think of nothing more amazing than winning two rare Shelby GT500s, then racing them in a Demolition Derby. “I always show up in old junkers, and I can’t wait to see the guys’ faces when I show up in these”, Jim proclaimed. His dream may come true July 4th, 2010. On that day, […]
This race marks the 45th Anniversary of both the Shelby GT350 and the Cobra 427. The 350 will feature the new Coyote motor with 5.0-liters supercharged to pump out over 500-hp.
Easily the best and largest display at the 2010 Chicago Auto Show, Ford’s awesome orgy of engines, transmissions, and Mustangs nearly killed attendees unprepared for such excitement. On display were cross-sections of the new 6-speed transmissions, the new 305 hp V6 motor, the new 412 hp 5.0-liter V8, AND the new aluminum 550 hp 5.4-liter […]