Posts Tagged ‘GT500’

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2011 Shelby GT500 gives our ears a taste of aluminium…

February 9, 2010

Turn the volume up… you know you want to!

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2011 Shelby GT500 teaser…

February 6, 2010

Here’s a teaser from Ford for the 2011 Ford SVT Shebly GT500…

Your thoughts? Please comment! 🙂

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2010 Shelby GT500 Super Snake is alive! Along with other new models…

June 27, 2009

The heavens have opened on us Ford fans yet again, with the arrival of the 2010 Shelby GT500 SuperSnake! There are also other new models (read modification kits) based on the 2005 – 2009 Mustang too. Have a wee little gander at this baby…

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Ford’s Romeo plant builds 10,000,000th engine…

February 22, 2009

Ford’s Romeo Engine plant produces 10 millionth engine, continues to power ford icons

  • Romeo Engine Plant, produces V8 engines for Ford F-150, Mustang, Shelby GT500, Explorer, E-Series van, Crown Victoria, and the Mercury Grand Marquis
  • Plant produces 140 engines an hour on its high-volume line, with hourly and salaried teams focusing on continuous improvement and quality basics.
  • In 2008, engines built at Romeo output 88.9 million horsepower, 2,750 times the combined horsepower of this year’s starting field at Daytona.

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2010 Ford Mustang prices announced…

February 20, 2009

The new-for-2010 Mustang is THE coolest ‘pony’ car – I’m sure everyone would agree. So, what will the coolest pony car on the earth gonna cost you? Being based in Australia, it would easily cost me $AUD150,000+! (For the RHD conversion). Very sad indeed. But, if I was in America, what would it cost me then? Gladly to say, a hell of a lot less! The 2010 Ford Mustang starts from a amazingly low $USD21,000 ($AUD33,000)!

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New Shelby model details revealed…

January 30, 2009

News has just come in RE the new Shelby Mustang just mentioned. Here is the official press release with all the info…

Four decades after Shelby and Ford collaborated on a race version of the legendary Mustang, the companies are offering a limited edition track day version of the Ford Shelby GT. Ford Racing and Shelby Automobiles, a wholly owned subsidiary of Carroll Shelby International, Inc.  will commemorate the 1965 SCCA championship of Jerry Titus and final production of the current generation Mustang by offering up to 37 total 550 horsepower Shelby GT “R Model.” The 2009 Shelby GT “R Model” will be available for US$134,995. Read the rest of this entry ?

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Rumour: spec. edit. Shelby Mustang for NHRA Winternats unveiling…

January 30, 2009

We don’t know what it is yet, but according to the folks at InsideLine, Carroll Shelby is preparing to unveil a new special-edition Ford Mustang next week. Rumored to be less powerful than the GT500KR, the limited-run model will make its debut as part of a benefit dinner for a new museum of the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA), held during the Winternationals.

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