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SEMA 2010: Galpin Auto Sports shows off custom widebody 2011 Shelby GT500

By - November 2, 2010 – 9:40 amNo Comment | 57,542 views

It’s common to see Mustangs with body kits, especially at SEMA, but not many are done quite like this 2011 Shelby GT500 built by Galpin Auto Sports. The one-off car nicknamed “King Kong” features a metal widebody kit hand crafted by the team at GAS that widens the Shelby by an incredible 12 inches. The exterior has features Black Pearl 3-stage paint with a Blue Pearl clear coat as well as 3-piece Forgiato wheels, 22×13 in the rear and 21×11 in the front with Pirelli tires. Additional modifications include and Eibach suspension system that lowers the car 1.5 inches and a Corsa exhaust system. GAS plans to modify the widebody GT500 even more by boosting the supercharged V8 to around 800 horsepower and adding a custom interior.

You can see pictures of the Galpin Auto Sports Widebody Shelby GT500 below:

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