New 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 will be released on the market in the near future. After many shots taken during road testing, we now got some leaked specs for the new Shelby GT500. This includes strong 720 horsepower engine and more overall weight. Details about these specs will be addressed later on in the review. This new car will probably be best factory-built Mustang so far. One of the many features, which will be offered on the future 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 is MagneRide Suspension system. What this feature do is using magnetic dampers to improve ride quality and handling. We also expect to see large Brembo brakes for maximum stopping performance. Upcoming Shelby Mustang for 2020 will also get improved exhaust system with plenty of settings, for both road and track driving. Shelby GT500 will run on massive wheels both up front and around back. Exact dimensions are still not announced, but we have some indications what it may be. It is expected to have either 19- or 20-inch wheels, probably a bit wider around back. Rear tires could be anything between 305mm and 325mm, while front wheels should be between 275mm and 295mm. All wheels will most likely be made from aluminum. However, carbon fiber wheels could be offered as well, but only as optional upgrade. Inside the cabin, 2020 Shelby Mustang GT500 will have many premium features and high quality materials. This includes flat-bottom steering wheel, digital gauge cluster, Recaro race seats, high quality sound system, large touchscreen infotainment system and carbon finer trim.
2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 engine performance specs
According to leaked specs we mentioned earlier, 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 engine will be 5.2-liter supercharged V8 unit. This strong and powerful Mustang engine is capable of producing 720 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque. We also mentioned that curb weight wheel be 4,225 pounds, which is more than before. 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 top speed is set at 190 mph. Mustang V8 engine will be mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic Tremec (TR-9007 DCT) transmission. This will probably be only choice for new GT500, because rumor has it that they will not offer manual gearbox at all.
2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 release date and price
2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 release date should be set sometime during 2019. Main rivals on the market are certainly Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 and Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat. There are still no exact information about 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 price range.