Ford Mustang for 2019 is not confirmed yet. Also, it is not sure what kind of changes it can bring. Minor, experts say. On the other hand, the Blue Oval company will turn to other models carrying the legendary name. One of them will be a 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500.
While we can see some parts on spy photos, price remains unknown. The 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 will get a special treatment. Outside and inside, fans will see tons of modifications. However, the spotlight is on the specs sheet. The engine that can deliver 700 horsepower. It will make 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 accelerate 0-60 mph in 3.2 seconds. Max speed of the supercar will be 220 mph.
2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Teaser Video Available
Ford released a video of the new GT500 Shelby car. However, as every teaser, it doesn’t unveil too much. But, the company gave us some hints. Besides 700+ hp rating, there is also a Super Snake logo. Of course, everything is special about this vehicle. On the video, the 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 has unique exhaust tips and taillights. Part of the grille is shown, but we can’t have a full image how the front fascia can look like.
Spy Shots Confirm 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500
Release date could be near with all the signs pointing to 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500. Besides the teaser video, spy photographers caught the supercar on streets. Testing mule wears heavy camo on the entire front end. This is a clear confirmation of big changes there.
2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Engine and Specs
The 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 is going to use a Predator 5.2-liter V-8 engine. Supercharger and a ten-speed automatic transmission are certain parts of the drive system. We found out that carbon-ceramic brakes will be on wheels. This is the first time for Ford to implement such setup for any Mustang.
The specs sheet is not final yet. However, the 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 is going to achieve at least 700 horsepower, according to teaser video. A 5.2-liter unit is going to be potent, but also a big fuel consumer. With such performance, the next Ford Shelby GT500 is going to be the most powerful street-legal car produced by this company.
Top Speed and Acceleration
The 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 will stop the clock just after three seconds ends, reaching 60 mph. Experts believe it can’t go under and estimate the 0-60 mph sprint to take 3.2 seconds.
On the other hand, compared to the last GT500 model launched in 2013, the next Super Snake will add at least 5 mph more. It will make max speed of the supercar reach 220 mph.
2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Price
The cost of the 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 is still a mystery. We place our bets on a six-digit number. With a new monstrous engine under the hood, this is not going to be a surprise. Also, Shelby vehicles are always expensive, and with performance and specs, we are getting with 2019 GT500 $100,000 looks like a bargain.