Remember the immortal Eleanor from the famous Nicolas Cage and Angelina Jolie blockbuster Gone in 60 seconds? It was a 1967 Ford Mustang GT 500 that the climax revolved around. Ford GT series was started in 1968. 2015 Ford Mustang Shelby GT 500 is the fifth generation of the Ford Mustang series.
2015 Shelby GT 500 Engine
2015 Ford Mustang Shelby GT 500 is one of a kind. Loaded with the brand new 2.3 liter Eco boost engine, this super fast car emits 310 horsepower along with 320 lb-ft of torque. The twin scroll turbocharger acts as a buffer and keeps the two exhaust runner in both the chambers separate up to the turbine. This is the reason for the super fast time to torque. Packed with a powerful 8 cylinder engine that promises 662 horsepower V8, this car perhaps has the powerful engine ever built.
The highest speed delivered by 2015 Ford Mustang Shelby GT 500 is 202 mph. The yardstick of zero to 60 mph sprint takes only 3.5 second which is a dare in itself. The powerful and heavy duty V8 engine is not just for high speed and horsepower. It is surprisingly more fuel efficient than expected. With an impressive track record of 15 mpg on city road and around 25 mpg on highway, it is definitely a fuel efficient super fast car. GT500 still has some basic functions that does not hamper its efficiency or style but instead gives it an old world charm look. Unlike its competitors Ford Shelby GT 500 does not have a automatic gearbox, instead it has a 6 speed manual transmission system.
Ne Mustang Shelby GT 500 Interior and Exterior
Specialized Brembo braking system has been introduced into the model that uses 6 piston calipers in the front, larger front and rear arena of the 2015 Ford Mustang Shelby GT 500. Aluminum wheels with 19 inch front heel and 20 inch rear end wheel customized specially by Goodyear Eagle F1 tires. This two factors combine together to give an excellent traction required to stop this huge giant of two tones.
The other spine tingling features of the super car includes HID headlights accompanied with a pair of cool LED tail lights. Trendy and eye catch worthy wheel designs and quad exhaust pipes adds new stars to its beauty. Dual cowl dashboard plan, oversize 3 spoke steering wheel and vintage inspired gauges peps up the whole design and gives the super car an unique appeal
2015 Ford Mustang Shelby GT 500 Price and Release Date
The current approximate ex showroom price of 2015 Ford Mustang Shelby GT 500 is 55.000$ but off course price can go much higher, it depends on equipment. The 2015 Ford Mustang GT series is not for the weak hearted people. It is specifically designed to race and win. this car definitely is also not for the busy intersections of new york because it wont be difficult to miss the screech mark of the tires every time there is a signal.
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