In 2007 the collaboration between Shelby and Ford’s Special Vehicle Team (SVT) yielded in an instant collector’s Mustang that builds 475 horsepower in its 5.4-liter supercharged V-8, the Ford Shelby GT 500. A modern interpretation of the Shelby Mustang of the 1960s, the Ford Shelby GT500 uses advanced engineering to attain the performance that made the original GT500 the king of the road.
This particular Ford Mustang GT 500 is in Showroom Condition. Finished in Grabber Orange with Performance White Stripes (only 168 produced) and a Charcoal Black Interior including Leather Sport Bucket Seats. The GT 500 Premium Interior Trim Package includes a wrapped and stitched instrument panel, center console, upgraded door armrest. The shift knob and parking brake handle are with stitched leather. The leather-wrapped steering wheel has unique thumb pads and is adjustable for tilt.
The GT 500 Shelby motor was mechanically upgraded. A supercharger (iron block with aluminum heads) was installed to increase the horsepower by approximately 600 HP/580 ft-lb. torque. Additional modifications include C&L Cold Air Induction, Whipple mono-blade throttle body, MATCO 2 ¾ “ Supercharger Pulley, MATCO twin bearing aux idler pulley, Innovation West billet aluminum harmonic balancer 10 % Overdrive, Bassini Cat-Back stainless steel exhaust, PRO5-0 short-throw shifter. The transmission is a standard TR6060 6-speed manual transmission. Four-Channel Anti-Lock braking system, electronic brake-force distribution (EBD), and traction control. Front Brembo 14-inch diameter vented discs, two-piston calipers. Rear 11.8-inch diameter vented discs, two-piston calipers. The car rides on P255/45 R 18” front tires and P285/40 ZR 18” rear tires and 19“ Foose chromed Wheels. The Suspension in the front has McPherson struts, a 34 mm tubular stabilizer bar, a three-link solid axle with coils springs including a Panhard rod, 24 mm solid stabilizer bar in the rear.
The original window sticker, a copy of the original invoice, and the Shelby Decal signed by Caroll Shelby come with the car.
A very powerful car is available at an excellent price and in Showroom Condition.
The car is part of the “Arnold Classics Collection” for several years. The car was stored in a climate-controlled warehouse in Deerfield Beach, Florida (Ft. Lauderdale). Due to closing down the classic car collection, the car is now available for sale.
The vehicle is located in Deerfield Beach/Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. 20 Minutes North of the Ft. Lauderdale Airport or 25 Minutes South of the West Palm Beach Airport and can be inspected by appointment only.
Assistance in transporting the vehicle to the buyer's location can be provided.