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FORD Shelby Mustang GT500KR returns with 900 "HORSES" and CARBON AERO package

Shelby American is celebrating its 60th anniversary next year and the company marked this special occasion with the unveiling of a new GT500KR model.

The third generation of a high-performance model GT500KRbased on Mustang Shelby GT500, is a true supercar, with a 5,2-liter eight-cylinder V-engine, complemented by a 3,8-liter supercharger Whipple, charge air cooler and heat exchanger. The model also boasts a special cold air supply system and the brand's exhaust system Tassel.

Thanks to these modifications, the engine develops more than nine hundred horsepower, to be exact 671 kW (913 HP). We are still waiting for the final specifications, but for comparison we write that the standard one can do it GT500 maximum power 567 kW (771 HP).

The changes, however, also extend beyond the engine compartment, as it has GT500KR equipped with height-adjustable springs, oscillating rods Ford Performance, and the suspension was re-adjusted MagneRide. Let’s also mention 20-inch wheels with high-performance tires.

Shelby will start accepting orders on February 1 next year, and the first serial model will go up for auction on January 29. Barrett-Jackson's. Proceeds will be donated Carroll Shelby Foundation and the Adolescent Diabetes Research Fund.

Ford Shelby Mustang GT500KR

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