28 Nov '11, 5am

Retro, Baby: The 2013 Ford Shelby GT500

Retro, Baby: The 2013 Ford Shelby GT500

Going back to the future is this very retro-cool, very powerful specimen from Ford Motors for 2013: the Ford Shelby GT500. Boasting what has been billed as the most powerful production V8 engine in the world with 650 horsepower and a top speed of more than 200 MPH, this muscle-bound Mustang is a winner in our books. Pumping fuel through this road warrior is the aforementioned 5.8-liter, aluminum-block V8, which has been upgraded to accommodate a larger, more efficient supercharger. Other modifications for 2013 include new cross-drilled block and heads, updated camshaft profiles, a carbon fiber driveshaft and clutch, transmission and axle. The cooling system has also been tweaked, and the new six-speed manual transmission now has a final drive ratio of 3.31-to-1 – optimized to handle the tremendous torque generated by the new engine. The new GT500 Performance Pack incorpora...

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My Baby

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