2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350
Ford Mustang doesn’t need some special introduction since it is considered as one of the most iconic pony cars in history. The sixth generation of this legendary car was launched last year and now it is turn for some special versions to be presented. One of those versions is Shelby GT350 which is considered as one of the most attractive models. This hi-performance variant has been presented recently as 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 and it is expected to enter the serial production soon. New model will based on the standard Mustang, but it will feature many unique characteristics such as much aggressive look, better interior and many mechanical improvements, with new engine as main novelty.
2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 design
This will be some of the most amazing Mustangs ever seen. The 2016 Shelby GT350 will be based on the 2015 Mustang but it will have plenty of unique features, both in visual and mechanical aspects. When it is about exterior look, it will share the style of standard model, but there will be many details that will give more aggressive and more aerodynamic look. Everything is subordinated to the aerodynamics – there are larger air intakes, new splitter, angled ducts inside the grille in order to improve airflow. The 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 will ride on the same S550 platform as standard model, but it will feature significantly stiffer suspension with adjustable dampers and also cross-drilled carbon-ceramic brake rotors.
2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 engine
Here comes the best part of 2016 Mustang GT350 – it will get an all-engine. Instead of 5.0 liter V8 Coyote, there will be installed a new 5.2 liter flat-plane crank V-8. This engine will have max output of more than 500 horses, without any turbocharger! This appears to be the most powerful naturally-aspirated engine that company ever made and you can just presume that this will be without no doubt one of the best-sounding machines around. With the new lightweight six-speed transmission, 2016 Shelby GT350 will go from 0 to 60 in less than four seconds, while top speed is expected to be over 175 mp.
2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 price and competition
The price of the new model isn’t announced yet, but there are predictions that it will go between 65.000 and 70.000 dollars. Model like Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 and Dodge challenger are considered as arch rivals of 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350.