A based on the GT version of the Ford Mustang with the five-liter V8 naturally aspirated engine under the hood Shelby offers customers willing to pay a full performance boost. Shelby packs the compressor on the eight-cylinder, which the factory withheld from customers. Together with a Borla sports exhaust system and a new engine set-up, the eight-end should deliver a whopping 627 hp.
Ford Mustang in carbon look
A completely re-tuned chassis and new stabilizers are also available Commitment. The series stoppers are replaced by high-performance brakes from the Wilwood range. Hand switches are given a shortened switching path. The final translation is changed for all models and the wheel arches are filled with 20-inch forged rims. These then carry extremely adhesive sports tires of size 275/35 at the front and 305/30 at the rear.
The Shelby GT look is characterized by a new hood with hood extension, a new trunk lid, a new front splitter, a new rear diffuser, new ones Mirror cover and a small rear spoiler. All components are made of carbon fiber laminate. The new grilles for the grille openings use aluminum as the material. Of course, racing stripes as well as various Shelby GT badges and a Shelby GT fuel cap should not be missing. The interior is enhanced by Shelby GT logos on the seats, special floor mats, additional instruments and a plaque with the serial number.
If you want to go even more extreme, Shelby offers a more than 700 hp version, which then in addition, among other things, an optimized cooling system, an adjustable chassis, reinforced rear brakes and Recaro seats.
For the Shelby GT upgrade of the Mustang, Shelby American charges around 40,000 dollars. In return, every conversion is documented and the vehicle is added to the official Shelby register.