The iconic Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 is offered with hard-core enthusiastic powertrain and it is a most immersive Mustang ever. But you have to pay gas-guzzler tax for it and the Track Pack costs almost quarter of Mustang’s base variant. It generates 760 HP with its supercharged V8 engine which mated to rapid-shifting automatic transmission connected to rear axle. This is the most powerful car built by Ford on road.
What’s New For 2022 ?
The iconic Mustang Shelby GT500 has the 55-years legacy. The appearance package includes Brittany Blue paint with Wimbledon White or Absolute Black stripes which costs $2140 and the optional hand painted vinyl stripes costs $10,000. It is now available with limited number GT500KR with over 900 HP.
Price & Features
The starting price of Ford Mustang GT500 is $77,260 and you have to pay $127,895 for Shelby GT500KR.
The Carbon Fiber Track Pack includes 20-inch carbon fiber wheels, aerodynamic add-ons, Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires which priced $18,500 extra. The other features offered are 8.0-inch touchscreen with Sync 3 software, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, controls on steering wheel, subscription based Wi-Fi hotspot, 12-speaker B&O audio system.
Blind spot monitoring and rear cross traffic alert are available as a safety features.
Dimensions & Weight
- Length: 190.2-inch
- Width: 81.9-inch
- Height: 55-inch
- Wheelbase: 107-inch
- Weight: 1897kg
Engine, Top Speed, 0-60 mph & Performance
The 2022 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 is a most powerful Mustang ever which is powered by 5.2-litre supercharged V8 engine roaring massive 760 HP and 625 pound-feet of torque mated to rapid 7-speed dual clutch transmission to the rear axle. GT500 is available with standard summer tires and optional 20-inch carbon fiber wheels. It can hit 0 to 60 MPH in just 3.6 seconds and have a top speed of 180 mph. Rivals against 650HP Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE and 797 HP Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat. Surprisingly it has agile handling despite being a two-ton heavy machine. Being a muscle car it still provides good ride quality all thanks to its adaptive dampers.
Fuel Efficiency | Mileage
According to EPA, the Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 delivers 12 mpg in city while 18 mpg on highway which slightly low figures as compared to competition.
Interior & Exterior
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