Take that yellow Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, make it your nightcap
Drawing on the DNA of the iconic original GT500 signed by the late Carroll Shelby, the latest Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 is a real wolf in wolf disguise. It sports large air intakes, various addons meant to improve its aerodynamics and help it attack turns at higher speeds, and is adorned with the famous racing stripes and Shelby logos.
It’s not just about a beefed up appearance, as the fastest Mustang money can buy from Ford comes with revised suspension geometry, new electronic power steering and big brakes with six-way calipers. Brembo signed pistons on the front. Driving dynamics can be improved by the many options available, which could offer you an adjustable GT4 wing and 20 inch carbon fiber wheels with custom Michelin Pilot Cup 2 tires, to name just two, as well as ‘a set of Recaro racing seats. .
Paired with a Tremec seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission that can handle gear changes in under 100 milliseconds, the Blue Oval says it’s a 5.2-liter V8. The engine has a bigger compressor than its rivals, but smaller than the Demon’s, and produces 760 horsepower and 625 lb-ft (847 Nm) of torque, for a 0 to 60 mph (0 -97 km / h) ) in 3 seconds, and approximately 10 seconds to travel the quarter mile.
As for the Grabber Yellow example illustrated above, it is to be entered (pun intended) at RMSothebys’ Phoenix, Arizona, auction scheduled for Jan. 27. The muscle car has only the delivery miles under its belt and will go under the hammer without reservation, with the proceeds going to “The Garage” automobile museum in Salina, KS. The Mustang Shelby GT500 in question has carbon fiber wheels, Bang & Olufsen premium audio, leather and Alcantara upholstery, touchscreen infotainment system and many more, and it’s waiting for someone to bring it up. lead accordingly. Do you know anyone who might want it?