Ford is currently working on a new endeavor of manufacturing the new 2019 Ford Shelby GT500. This Ford Shelby GT500 is all set to pose a serious challenge. It will give a good run for money to heavyweight competitors like the Dodge Charger Hellcat and Chevrolet Camaro ZL. Expectations are sky high encircling the newest Ford Shelby GT500 and there are obvious reasons for that.
There have been a lot of rumors going on the social media with no dearth of speculations whatsoever as to what can be the eventual look, design, specifications and engine of the car. However, we have some new spy photos that reviled some new features of the car. Whatever it may be, there’s absolutely no doubt over the fact that the vehicle is certainly going to be a mighty one and not an ordinary one by any means or standards.
2019 Ford Shelby GT500 Design and Changes
The 2019 Ford Shelby GT500 is all set to be endowed with a look that is nothing short of ravishing. In one word it is truly exemplary. The model is sure to be a much bigger deal. It will offer a lot more when compared to the GT350 model. In fact, as it is, it is the real deal from Ford as many automotive experts and industry professionals are viewing and thereby terming it as. Efforts are o full scale to make this new Ford Shelby GT500 grow from strength to strength.
The headlights are polarized and there is a massive upper opening on the front grill. Whenever the Ford Shelby GT500 arrives, it is going to be one of the most powerful Mustangs ever.
2019 Ford Shelby GT500 Interior
The interior of the car is expected to be a sportier version of the GT350 model of Ford. Nothing conclusive has yet been known regarding the specifications aspect of the car. However, when a revamp is on, it almost goes without saying and is highly predictable that specifications would be upgraded in some part as well. We expect upgraded interior with lots of tech and safety features.
2019 Ford Shelby GT500 Engine Specs
Rumours are on big time that the 2019 Ford Shelby GT500 will be equipped with a turbocharged V-8 leveraging over 700 horsepower. There are also some rumors that will be powered by either modified 5,2-liter engine used in the GT 350 model or mighty engine that is used in the Camaro ZL1. Expect both a six-speed manual transmission and a 10-speed automatic gearbox.
The older version of the GT500 used 662-hp supercharged 5.8-liter V-8 engine. However, everyone is expecting a twin-turbocharged Coyote 5.0-liter V-8. We need just little to wait and see official numbers from the company.
2019 Ford Shelby GT500 Price and Release Date
As far as availability is concerned, the 2019 Ford Shelby GT500 would definitely debut in 2019. More probably in the earlier part than the later. As far as the cost of the car goes, the 2019 Ford Shelby GT500 is set to go higher by at least some margin. We expect around the $65,000 mark.
Summing it up
With all the hype and the air of expectation surrounding the 2019 Ford Shelby GT500, all that can be said is that it has got all the ingredients in the making of a car par excellence and when it is coming from the house of the great automobile giant Ford, there’s simply no denying the fact that chances are more than likely that it is going to fulfil all expectations and may even go on and exceed them.
Thus the wait for the 2019 Ford Shelby GT500 definitely seems to be a worthwhile one. We only need to wait just little more and see the real face to face test with Dodge’s 707-hp Challenger SRT Hellcat and Chevy’s 650-hp Camaro ZL1. This model will also compete with BMW M4, Cadillac ATS-V Coupe and Mercedes-AMG C63 S coupe.
There is a new teaser video that reviled 700+HP and some design of the upcoming model, check it out.