2017 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

The 2017 Ford Shelby GT500 has been spied conducting road tests. Very soon, this muscle car is expected to land in a style. According to the available information, the new model has been scaled down its engine from a heavier V8 to a V6 power source. Surprisingly, even with a reduced engine size, it will come with a massive power production surpassing its closest rival Hellcat twins. Ford engineers have redesigned this supercar almost entirely; thus, the 2017 version should be expected to be unique. The redesigns have been focused mostly on the engine, body construction material, and the vehicle aerodynamics. We can wait and see whether rivals will take this lying down, the battle has just begun.

2017 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 front
2017 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 – Interior and Body Design:

The interior can be expected to be sportier. It will be furnished with high-quality plastic materials combined with carbon finishing. 2017 Shelby GT500 will have the capacity to accommodate two people thus equipped with two sports seats. It is said that experts from Ford Motors spent a good sum of their time in developing these sporty seats. They underwent rigorous tests to ensure maximum comfort. The cabin will feature up to date features impressively arranged to enhance the sober atmosphere. In the dashboard, 8 inches’ display will be available and an infotainment system enhanced with an advanced 9 speakers music. Steering will be multifunctional with flat buttons the will help the driver in selecting some operations. Behind the steering, are analog gauges such as speedometer? On the safety issue, this Mustang can be expected to come with updated superb features. There will also be a climate control system.

Exterior on 2017 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 will be the biggest victim regarding redesigns. The body will be made of aluminum, alloys and carbon fibers. This will reduce overall weight while increasing the efficiency. The front fascia will feature a new aggressively looking grill with two big air intakes. It will be fitted with xenon headlamps. Unlike 2016 model that came without fog lamps, in the new version they are likely to be availed. The car will have an optimized aerodynamics where it will possess a splitter below the bumper and a wing over the engine hood. The wheel arches will be reinvented where the 2017 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 will have a 19 inches’ alloy wheel. The rear side will have impressive look equipped with a quad exhaust system and unique spoiler. We expect it to come fitted with Michelin sports tires.

2017 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 interior
2017 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 – Engine and Fuel Economy:

A 5.8L V8 engine will propel 2017 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500. The engine will have the capacity to generate over 662 hp and a good amount of torque. The current 6-speed transmission manual is expected to be utilized with rumors that the automatic variant will be made available in future.

2017 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 rear

2017 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 – Expected Price and Release Date:

The release date of new 2017 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 can be speculated to be in the middle of 2017 at a base price of $54,995.

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