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Shelby Mustang 45th anniversary celebrated at the Quail Motorsports Gathering

August 17, 2010 – 11:46 am | No Comment | 1,208 views
Shelby Mustang 45th anniversary celebrated at the Quail Motorsports Gathering

2010 marks the 45th anniversary of the Shelby Mustang, and to celebrate the Quail Motorsports Gathering paid tribute to the cars with a display of more than thirty historically significant Mustangs built by Carroll Shelby. …

MGW previews its new shifter for the Shelby GT500

July 30, 2010 – 10:44 am | No Comment | 534 views
MGW previews its new shifter for the Shelby GT500

MGW is well known for its quality short throw shifter for the S197 Mustang, but the company has only produced the piece strictly for the Mustang GT. Until now. MGW has announced that they are …

2011 Shelby GT500 in high demand, Ford limiting production to 5,500 units

July 15, 2010 – 5:18 pm | No Comment | 258 views
2011 Shelby GT500 in high demand, Ford limiting production to 5,500 units

Customer demand for Ford’s new 2011 Shelby GT500 is growing nearly as fast as the world’s fastest production pony car. More than 3,300 orders have been placed for the new Shelby GT500. To ensure …

Video: 2011 Shelby GT500 laps Virginia International Raceway

May 19, 2010 – 6:06 pm | No Comment | 204 views
Video: 2011 Shelby GT500 laps Virginia International Raceway

Ford’s SVT engineers recently took out the new 2011 Shelby GT500 to Virginia International Raceway to see how the car would perform, and the results are nothing less than impressive. Thanks to the weight savings …

Video: Twin-Turbo Shelby GT500 puts out 884 rwhp and 876 rwtq on the dyno

February 24, 2010 – 6:33 pm | No Comment | 438 views
Video: Twin-Turbo Shelby GT500 puts out 884 rwhp and 876 rwtq on the dyno

Houston-based Fastlane, Inc loves to turbochargers on just about anything, and one of their latest creations is a twin-turbo Shelby GT500. They recently strapped it to a dyno, and the result was 884 horsepower and …

Live photos of the 2011 Shelby GT500 from the Chicago Auto Show

February 10, 2010 – 9:19 pm | No Comment | 653 views
Live photos of the 2011 Shelby GT500 from the Chicago Auto Show

Ford officially announced the 2011 Shelby GT500 yesterday, and the first examples hit the show floor today at the Chicago Auto Show. You can see live photos in the gallery below.

SVT Performance Package ups the ante for the 2011 Shelby GT500

February 9, 2010 – 1:18 am | No Comment | 539 views
SVT Performance Package ups the ante for the 2011 Shelby GT500

The new 2011 Ford Shelby GT500 has a surprise in store for true performance enthusiasts – an optional SVT Performance Package. One lap around the racetrack, and drivers will feel the difference.
Data show …

Ford releases official details on 2011 Shelby GT500 including new aluminum block V8

February 8, 2010 – 1:05 am | No Comment | 741 views
Ford releases official details on 2011 Shelby GT500 including new aluminum block V8

Ford’s Special Vehicle Team (SVT) engineers are taking high performance to a new level with the 2011 Ford Shelby GT500, resulting in a car that has an all-new aluminum-block engine, even better driving …

Vortech releases air inlet upgrade for the GT500

February 2, 2010 – 10:42 am | No Comment | 409 views
Vortech releases air inlet upgrade for the GT500

Vortech has announced a new air induction system for the GT500 that replaces the stock intake system. Constructed of high quality, 100% carbon fiber with an aluminum heat shield, the upgraded intake system features a …

Video: On board with the Lethal Performance 2010 Shelby GT500 as it runs a 9.66 @ 146 mph

January 22, 2010 – 12:18 pm | No Comment | 803 views
Video: On board with the Lethal Performance 2010 Shelby GT500 as it runs a 9.66 @ 146 mph

Lethal Performance of Wellington, FL has built some pretty fast Mustangs in the past, and their latest is this 2010 GT500 that has been fitted with Whipple’s new 4.0-liter supercharger. Lethal had the cameras rolling …

Lysholm supercharger kits for 2007-2009 Shelby GT500s now available for order

October 13, 2009 – 9:01 am | No Comment | 380 views
Lysholm supercharger kits for 2007-2009 Shelby GT500s now available for order

Lysholm has announced that their supercharger system is now available for order for 2007-2009 Shelby GT500s. Featuring the Lysholm 3300 twin-screw supercharger, the system utilizes a 4.0″ drive pulley, a 10″ drive belt and a …

Shelby announces GT500 Super Snake package for 2010

June 26, 2009 – 12:20 pm | One Comment | 10,132 views
Shelby announces GT500 Super Snake package for 2010

Continued demand for a “Super Snake” post title package has led Shelby Automobiles to unveil a new program to turn a limited number of 2010 Ford Shelby GT500s into Shelby super cars. …

Ford officially announces 2010 Shelby GT500 with 540 horsepower

March 31, 2009 – 10:57 am | No Comment | 1,171 views
Ford officially announces 2010 Shelby GT500 with 540 horsepower

The new 2010 Ford Shelby GT500 delivers the most power and refinement ever for a Ford SVT-tuned performance Mustang – and a few surprises, too.
“The new Shelby GT500 demonstrates Ford’s continuing commitment to …

Shelby unveils 800 horsepower Prudhomme Edition Super Snake Mustang

February 6, 2009 – 8:54 am | No Comment | 2,016 views
Shelby unveils 800 horsepower Prudhomme Edition Super Snake Mustang

Shelby has returned to drag racing with a limited edition Prudhomme Edition Super Snake package for the Shelby GT500 Mustang. Carroll Shelby and Don “The Snake” Prudhomme unveiled the program during a …