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2011 Shelby GT350 trounces Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 in Road and Track comparison test

March 21, 2011 – 7:21 am | 5 Comments | 4,569 views
2011 Shelby GT350 trounces Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 in Road and Track comparison test

The latest comparison test to involve the Mustang puts the 2011 Shelby GT350 head-to-head with the 2011 Dodge Challenger SRT8 392. Road & Track, who conducted the comparison, originally was going to use a standard …

Owner converts Shelby GT500KR into widebody track car, sells leftover parts at huge discount

March 18, 2011 – 7:22 am | No Comment | 2,928 views
Owner converts Shelby GT500KR into widebody track car, sells leftover parts at huge discount

Many Mustang owners – probably most – customize their cars in some way thanks to the availability and affordability of aftermarket parts. Some might want to keep their Mustangs stock to preserve the value or …

Reggie Jackson’s 1965 Shelby GT350 going up for auction

March 17, 2011 – 8:05 am | No Comment | 12,424 views
Reggie Jackson’s 1965 Shelby GT350 going up for auction

Major League Baseball Hall of Famer and noted car collector, Reggie Jackson, will be making his way to Auburn, Indiana this spring to watch his prized 1965 Shelby Mustang GT350 (chassis no. SFM5S129) go under …

2013 Shelby GT500 with 600+ horsepower in the works?

March 15, 2011 – 8:27 pm | No Comment | 5,223 views
2013 Shelby GT500 with 600+ horsepower in the works?

With the 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 on the way it looks like Ford will be upping the ante once again with the 2013 Shelby GT500. According to Car and Driver, next year’s GT500 model could …

Video: Motor Trend pits the 2011 Shelby GT500 against the Corvette Z06, Nissan GT-R

February 18, 2011 – 11:07 am | No Comment | 1,613 views
Video: Motor Trend pits the 2011 Shelby GT500 against the Corvette Z06, Nissan GT-R

Motor Trend seems to love the Mustang, as it has done comparison tests with various models several times in the past year. The latest is a five-figure shootout, matching the 2011 Shelby GT500 with the …

Live photos of the 2012 Shelby GT350 Convertible at the Chicago Auto Show

February 9, 2011 – 10:13 pm | No Comment | 4,688 views
Live photos of the 2012 Shelby GT350 Convertible at the Chicago Auto Show

Shelby pulled the wraps of the 2012 GT350 at the Chicago Auto Show yesterday, marking the first time that the company has debuted a car at an auto show in more than fifty years. Under …

Shelby unveils 2012 GT350 with new colors, convertible option

February 9, 2011 – 1:25 pm | No Comment | 9,825 views
Shelby unveils 2012 GT350 with new colors, convertible option

Shelby American today introduced the limited edition 2012 Shelby GT350 during the Chicago Auto Show being held at the McCormick Place complex.  A convertible, the first since 1970, and two new body colors (red and …

Shelby to unveil 2012 GT350 at the Chicago Auto Show

February 7, 2011 – 5:43 pm | No Comment | 3,326 views
Shelby to unveil 2012 GT350 at the Chicago Auto Show

Today Shelby announced that they will reveal the 2012 GT350 at the Chicago Auto Show this week. Few details were given about what the differences will be from the 2011 model year, but we’re told …

Video: 2011 Shelby Super Snake vs Shelby 427 Cobra

February 3, 2011 – 6:12 pm | No Comment | 720 views
Video: 2011 Shelby Super Snake vs Shelby 427 Cobra

In its day the Shelby 427 Cobra was the fastest, meanest car you could buy. With a huge V8 stuffed in the front of a lightweight AC chassis, the 427 Cobra had no match both …

Shelby to auction 2011 GT350 at the Jordin Sparks Experience

February 2, 2011 – 12:03 am | No Comment | 1,055 views
Shelby to auction 2011 GT350 at the Jordin Sparks Experience

The Carroll Shelby Foundation will auction a 45th Anniversary 2011 Shelby GT350, bearing CSM #145 during the 4th annual “Jordin Sparks Experience” during the week of the “big game” in Dallas. The limited edition 420 …

Shelby launches online configurator for the GT500 Super Snake

January 6, 2011 – 12:49 pm | No Comment | 40,153 views
Shelby launches online configurator for the GT500 Super Snake

Shelby has launched an online configurator for the GT500 Super Snake, allowing potential customers to see a variety of color combinations and easily price out different options. Seven different colors are offered – Ebony, Kona …

A tour of Classic Recreations, home of the Shelby GT500CR

December 30, 2010 – 9:18 am | No Comment | 4,797 views
A tour of Classic Recreations, home of the Shelby GT500CR

At SEMA last year Classic Recreations of Yukon, Oklahoma announced a partnership with Shelby to produce a continuation version of the legendary car. The GT500CR, while taking inspiration from the original, is actually a vastly …

Historic 1965 Shelby GT350 R up for auction in January

December 13, 2010 – 8:15 am | No Comment | 5,768 views
Historic 1965 Shelby GT350 R up for auction in January

Gooding & Company, the internationally-celebrated auction house, announces five spectacular 1960s-era road and racing cars for its upcoming 2011 Scottsdale Auctions including a 1965 Shelby GT350 R. One of only 26 GT350 Rs …

Video: Hennessey Shelby GT500 with Venom 600R package on the dyno

December 2, 2010 – 8:38 am | No Comment | 756 views
Video: Hennessey Shelby GT500 with Venom 600R package on the dyno

Hennessey Performance is well known for their outrageously fast Dodge Vipers and Chevrolet Corvettes, but the Houston-based tuning shop gets their hands on an occasional Mustang as well. Their latest test car is a 2011 …