2021 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 comes as a great addition to the high class of sporty cars. Faithful buyers were scared of the news that the manufacturer will withdraw all famous models and produce an utterly electric SUV called Ford Mach-E. However, do not worry. The manufacturer has decided to continue with the sporty models they had in the class.
Along with the upgraded version of Shelby GT350, this is another option for truly sporty drives.
You will be surprised with the fantastic opportunities that this car offers, fast and robust engine, and exciting additions in equipment. However, do not worry about the design; they will continue with a little old-fashioned and vintage athletic shape of the car and recognizable details.
- The model is amazingly fast.
- There are high driving modes for every type of driver.
- The model has a too old design.
- The price could be extremely high for a class.
There are no visible changes in the design of 2021 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 from old models. It means that the model has a traditional design, but not too old or boring, even for young buyers. The manufacturer has retained the same design of the front end, with recognizable mesh rhomboidal grille and mustang sign in the center.
The rear end is even more impressive, with a high spoiler on the trunk door and enormous new taillights. The design recalls Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, which is a significant competitor. It is only for few hundreds of a second faster.
The cabin in 2021 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 is very modern and attractive. Not only that, they have used the best materials, but it is also designed to follow sports drivers and their love of speeding. Although there is no impressive equipment, it has an excellent safety system.
2021 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Engine
The manufacturer has named 2021 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 as “Predator,” giving it great benefits and fantastic speed. Thanks to the 2.65-liter V8 supercharged engine, it produces an impressive 760 horsepower and 625 pound-feet of torque. It is significantly more than Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 has. However, both engines include remarkable improvements to provide better speed and higher acceleration time.
The model has two exhausts and electronic valves. The manufacturer has decided to pair this engine with seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. With new suspension, throttle response, ABS, soft steering wheel (wrapped in perfectly elegant and quality Alcantara), and throttle response, the model offers amazingly stable drive.
You can choose few modes in driving, like Track, which is much smoother, or Drag as quicker and sharper or only a Sport mode for a little bit slower but still impressively fast driving. To show how driving this car is fast and impressive, the manufacturer has organized real driver training at Charlotte Motor Speedway, a place where NASCAR races happen.
2021 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Release Date and Price
Although 2021 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 is a little old in design and surely has stiffed and harder driving than new models in this class, it is still beautiful and modern. When it comes to the price, it could be very high. The old model had an amount of more than $60,000, but it could cost much more this time.
Carbon Fiber Track package alone costs $24,000, so prepare for the price that could be higher than $100,000. However, we are sure that future buyers will be more than satisfied with a high-speed and robust engine and excellent design of the car. It could be a great model for buyers that love vintage models and traditional design.