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2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500
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Powered by a supercharged V-8 with more than 700 horsepower!

Dating back to the late 1960s, the Shelby GT500 returned in 2019 after a five-year hiatus. The first iteration of the sixth-gen Mustang to sport a supercharged V-8 engine, this GT500 is also the most powerful street-legal Ford, even when compared to the Ford GT supercar. The GT500 also borrows some tech from the GT, as well as from the race-spec Mustang GT4. The first GT500 in five years is aimed at the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat and Chevrolet Camaro ZL1. And needless to say, it has enough power to leave both its rivals behind in a cloud of dust. Arguably the biggest news is that the supercharged V-8 delivers in excess of 700 horsepower, but enthusiasts also have to cope with the fact that Ford doesn’t offer a manual gearbox. Let’s find out more about that in the review below.

 

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The 2020 Shelby Mustang GT500 Will Land In Australia, but the Price Will Make Your Ass Hurt

The 2020 Shelby Mustang GT500 Will Land In Australia, but the Price Will Make Your Ass Hurt

You’re going to have to pay a steep price to own one, but the returns could make it all worth it
Check Out How Ford Builds the 2020 Shelby GT500's Engine in AMG Fashion

Check Out How Ford Builds the 2020 Shelby GT500’s Engine in AMG Fashion

Ford is pulling off the “one man - one engine” creed for the Shelby GT500’s monster powerplant
Here's What You Need to Know About Choosing the Color of Your 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

Here’s What You Need to Know About Choosing the Color of Your 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

There are actually a lot of choices
Here's How the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Can Go from 0-100 mph and back to 0 in 10.6 Seconds

Here’s How the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Can Go from 0-100 mph and back to 0 in 10.6 Seconds

Hint: the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 uses a combo of sturdy brakes, custom tires, and a devilish engine of course
2020 Ford Mustang Shleby GT500 vs 2019 Aston Martin DBS Superleggera

2020 Ford Mustang Shleby GT500 vs 2019 Aston Martin DBS Superleggera

It’s like comparing apples to oranges, but with plenty of horsepower in the mix
2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

Powered by a supercharged V-8 with more than 700 horsepower!
The 2020 Shelby GT500 packs more power than the Ferrari F8 Tributo!

The 2020 Shelby GT500 packs more power than the Ferrari F8 Tributo!

With 760 horsepower on tap, it’s the most powerful road-legal Ford ever built
2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Revs and Prowls the Streets of Las Vegas: Video

2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Revs and Prowls the Streets of Las Vegas: Video

The Super ‘Stang has arrived in Sin City!
The Superformance GR-1 Could be the Six-Speed Shleby GT500 You Really Want

The Superformance GR-1 Could be the Six-Speed Shleby GT500 You Really Want

The engine from the GT500 plus a manual under a sleekier body? Sign us up!
The Superformance GR-1 May Borrow the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500's Power V-8 Engine

The Superformance GR-1 May Borrow the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500’s Power V-8 Engine

Can I borrow someone’s time machine and go into the future to get the damn car already
2005 Ford Shelby GR-1

2005 Ford Shelby GR-1

A prototype from the days when Ford was enamoured with retro-modern rides
16 Little-Known Facts About The Astounding 2020 Shelby GT500

16 Little-Known Facts About The Astounding 2020 Shelby GT500

The Godfather

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First 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Sold For $1.1 Million

First 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Sold For $1.1 Million

All the proceeds from the first horse-trade will go towards charity
Anyone Who Actually Buys the 2020 Ford Mustang GT500 Won't Want a Clutch Pedal

Anyone Who Actually Buys the 2020 Ford Mustang GT500 Won’t Want a Clutch Pedal

Maybe I’m wrong here, but three pedals just seems like the wrong move
Quick Comparison: 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 vs. 2016 Ford Mustang GT4

Quick Comparison: 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 vs. 2016 Ford Mustang GT4

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A One-of-One 1967 Shelby GT500 Super Snake Sold for $2.2 Million at a Mecum Auction

A One-of-One 1967 Shelby GT500 Super Snake Sold for $2.2 Million at a Mecum Auction

It’s unique and it’s powered by the engine that helped Ford win Le Mans
Ford Hasn't Ruled out a Manual Transmission for the 2020 Shelby GT500 Quite Yet

Ford Hasn’t Ruled out a Manual Transmission for the 2020 Shelby GT500 Quite Yet

If you want to the Shelby GT500 to have a manual transmission, refuse to buy it without one
Ford Is Holding Out on the 2020 Shelby GT500's Horsepower Specs Because the 2020 Chevy Corvette ZR1 Isn't Here Yet

Ford Is Holding Out on the 2020 Shelby GT500’s Horsepower Specs Because the 2020 Chevy Corvette ZR1 Isn’t Here Yet

Perhaps Ford wants to make sure Chevy doesn’t beat them?

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Quick Comparo: 2020 Shelby GT500 vs. 2013 GT500

Quick Comparo: 2020 Shelby GT500 vs. 2013 GT500

Which one would you get?
2020 Ford GT500 brings 700+ Horses and Dual-Clutch To Detroit

2020 Ford GT500 brings 700+ Horses and Dual-Clutch To Detroit

Yes, that’s right, the GT500 is only available with an automatic
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Cars That We Can’t Wait to See in 2019

There are so many that we just don’t know what to do
Ford Follows Toyota's Lead by Auctioning Off the 1st 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 for Charity

Ford Follows Toyota’s Lead by Auctioning Off the 1st 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 for Charity

More than 700 horsepower for charity!
Want an All-Electric Ford Mustang? Aviar Motors in Russia Might Hook You Up

Want an All-Electric Ford Mustang? Aviar Motors in Russia Might Hook You Up

No V-8 burble from this Mustang-lookalike, but at least it should go fast
Revolution Starts With The 2020 Shelby GT500 - 9 Facts On How Ford Uses 3D Printers

Revolution Starts With The 2020 Shelby GT500 - 9 Facts On How Ford Uses 3D Printers

The 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Will Use 3D Printed Brake Parts

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The 2020 Shelby GT500 Will Finally Be Revealed on January 14, 2019

The 2020 Shelby GT500 Will Finally Be Revealed on January 14, 2019

Save the date!
Is This Really the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500R?

Is This Really the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500R?

At least is a starting point on how it may look
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Reports Now Say No Manual Transmission for 2019 Ford Shelby Mustang GT500

Will the big, bad ‘Stang ditch the third pedal?
Leaked Document: Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Will Have 710HP; Weigh 4,200 Lbs

Leaked Document: Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Will Have 710HP; Weigh 4,200 Lbs

It’s hard to make out these numbers without any substantiated confirmations from Ford
Little Red, the Long Lost Mustang Shelby GT500, Has Been Found

Little Red, the Long Lost Mustang Shelby GT500, Has Been Found

At least throw a tarp over that thing!
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Wallpaper of the Day: 2017 Shelby Super Snake Anniversary Edition

2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350

2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350

Mid-cycle facelift adds new aero features and revised underpinnings
Ford Infuses the 2019 Mustang Shelby GT350 with Racing and GT500 DNA

Ford Infuses the 2019 Mustang Shelby GT350 with Racing and GT500 DNA

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Video of the Day: 2018 Ford Super Snake Promotional Video

Video of the Day: 2018 Ford Super Snake Promotional Video

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Video of the Day: BMW M2 vs. Ford Mustang Shelby GT350

First Official Image of the Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Shows a Big Hood Vent and Carbon Wing

First Official Image of the Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Shows a Big Hood Vent and Carbon Wing

Racing stripes come standard
Shelby To Produce Limited Continuation of the 1967 Shelby Mustang GT500 Super Snake

Shelby To Produce Limited Continuation of the 1967 Shelby Mustang GT500 Super Snake

Following though on some “unfinished business”
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2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 To Get Dual-Clutch Transmission?

Quick shifts for sure
The 2020 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang Just Might Get a Six-Speed Manual After All!

The 2020 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang Just Might Get a Six-Speed Manual After All!

The first GT500 with a stick just hit public roads
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Ford Teases Shelby GT500, Bronco, And Two New SUVs

Tons of new products coming from the Blue Oval!
Irony: Man Named "Shelby Mustang GT500 Miller" Arrested for Driving Without a License

Irony: Man Named "Shelby Mustang GT500 Miller" Arrested for Driving Without a License

He made the news for the wrong reasons, but his name will live on in infamy
Video of the Day: 850HP Shelby GT500

Video of the Day: 850HP Shelby GT500

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Is The Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Headed For a Chicago Debut?

Leaked listings appear to point to it
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It Didn’t Come To The Detroit Auto Show, But Ford Is Working On A Shelby GT500: Video

Yeah, we saw the Bullitt in Motown, but we want the full Eleanor!
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Ford Shelby GT500 to Get Ceramic Brakes, Bespoke Drive Modes, and 200+ MPH Top Speed – Could Debut in Detroit

The moment draws near... are you ready?
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Supercharged Engine in Ford Wiring Diagrams Could be Proof of a Mustang GT500 with a DCT Transmission!!!

Somebody over at Ford made a big mistake
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Do These Leaked Images Prove a New Shelby GT500 Mustang is on the Way?

This could mean big news for the Detroit Auto Show!
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2018 Ford Shelby Mustang 1000

The quickest Shelby in history!
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Shelby GT350 Lives On for 2018, but Where Are the Updates?

Good news, bad news...
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If you Missed the Chance to Get a 2017 Shelby GT350 Mustang, We’ve got Good News for You!

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Shelby GT350 Owners Are Ready to Burn the Blue Oval at the Stake

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2017 Shelby Super Snake 50th Anniversary Edition

Celebrate the golden anniversary of one of the most iconic Mustangs ever built