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Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 (Mk VI facelift) specs

Price in Europe €128,100 - €129,900
Price in US $73,995 - $94,365
Car type Coupe
Curb weight 1841-1916 kg (4059-4224 lbs)
Introduced 2019
Origin country United States
Gas mileage 21.9-17.1 l/100 km (11-14 mpg US / 13-17 mpg UK)
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Acceleration (mph)

0 - 30 mph1.6 s
0 - 40 mph2.4 s
0 - 50 mph3.0 s
0 - 60 mph3.6 s
0 - 70 mph4.3 s
0 - 80 mph5.1 s
0 - 90 mph6.0 s
0 - 100 mph7.0 s
0 - 150 mph15.1 s
0 - 160 mph18.1 s
Est. 1/8 mile8.1 s @ 104.4 mph
1/4 mile11.3 s @ 131.6 mph

Acceleration (kph)

0 - 40 kph1.7 s
0 - 50 kph1.6 s
0 - 80 kph3.0 s
0 - 100 kph3.9 s
0 - 130 kph5.5 s
0 - 160 kph7.5 s
0 - 180 kph9.6 s
0 - 200 kph10.8 s
0 - 250 kph21.9 s
Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 acceleration graph

General performance

Top speed290 kph (180 mph)
0 - 100 mph - 010.7 s
Est. max acceleration0.79 g (8 m/s²)
Est. emissions424 g/km
Lateral acceleration1.13 g (11 m/s²)
Noise @ idle61 dB
Noise @ 70 mph74 dB

Powertrain specs

Engine type Supercharged Predator V8
Displacement 5.2 l (315 ci / 5163 cc)
Power 771 ps (760 bhp / 567 kw) @ 7500 rpm
Torque 847 Nm (625 lb-ft) @ 4500 rpm
Power / liter 149 ps (147 hp)
Power / weight 409 ps (403 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 449 Nm (331 lb-ft) / t
Efficiency 41 PS per l/100 km
Power / €5000 30 ps
Transmission 7-speed DCT
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive

Braking distance

100 kph - 032 m (106 ft)
200 kph - 0127 m (415 ft)
60 mph - 030 m (100 ft)
70 mph - 043 m (142 ft)
100 mph - 085 m (279 ft)

Rolling acceleration

60 - 100 kph (4)4.3 s
60 - 100 kph (5)5.5 s
80 - 120 kph (4)3.3 s
80 - 120 kph (5)4.8 s
80 - 120 kph (6)7.5 s
80 - 120 kph (7)10.9 s
80 - 160 kph (4)6.6 s
80 - 160 kph (5)9.5 s
80 - 160 kph (6)14.7 s
80 - 160 kph (7)21.7 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph7.5 s
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Aaron  2w ago

the 0-200kph and ¼mile trap speed don't add up


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196ss  2w ago

Since we have an own page for ZL1 1LE handling package, may be we should make two different pages for GT500 and GT500 CFTP?
We already have plenty of laptimes for both trims, and track performance differs dramatically.


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Javeon Hills  2w ago

Mustang GT500 did laguna seca in 1:33, update this:
Proof: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5SaIt8pGthQ


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DodgeHEMI426  1m ago

As already said: 1:33.84 at Laguna Seca - that's just one second slower than a Huracan Evo and faster than an R8 V10 or Nismo GT-R:

 


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Mr. Child  1m ago

GT500 got 1:33.84 at laguna seca


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DodgeHEMI426  2m ago

So the GT500 was just dubbed the Road & Track Performance Car of the Year. The field was a bit weak this year due to Covid-19 as several top contenders couldn't make it. But apparently the Mustang didn't only win because of that as it is seriously good. It beat the BMW M8 Competition, the second quickest car, by far on the Lime Rock Park track, almost three seconds to be exact (on a track that takes around a minute to lap):

https://www.roadandtrack.com/reviews/a34671759/2021-performance-car-of-the-year/


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Lambolover  2m ago

 

Shelby GT500 1:54.6 at Hockenheim


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Cauf40f50  4m ago

so i just saw a gt500 basically match and 991.2 gt3 rs
https://youtu.be/ogxgxNfjxlg


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benedekpuskas  7m ago

The GT500 is based on the newest mustang, but the headlights are from the pre-facelift model, because of the track widening. Interesting, isn't it?


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aaayy  1y ago

This is one heavy car compared to a regular Mustang. What happened? It has carbon fiber parts, and I doubt a huge supercharger is very heavy. It might be the dual-clutch, of course.


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196ss  1y ago

Why every Ford Mustang has this stupid top speed limiter?
Safety reasons?
Or may be something else?


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M Power  1y ago

I don't understand Ford (or Shelby). They own the GT supercar and put a V6 in it. While putting 700 hp in a Mustang


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FastestLaps  1y ago

Merged the Carbon Fiber Track Pack data into this page. With note.


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Cocobe  1y ago

 

Big Willow with Randy Pobst behind the wheel.
1:28.15 for GT500,
1:27.2 for ZL1 1LE,
1:32.59for Redeye hellcat.


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aaayy  1y ago

Motor Trend magazine just did a test comparing this to the C8 Corvette with and without the carbon track pack, and the corvette on or not on performance tires.
Track: Virginia International Raceway
GT500 w/ Track Pack: 1:56.30
GT500 without Track Pack: 1:59.68

C8 Corvette w/ track suspension: 2:00.69

Motor Trend Magazine, March 2020 issue, article is “Wait, What?”


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SpeedKing  1y ago

You can run 9.70's by making some minor modifications to the GT500...

 


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John P  1y ago

Odd that both the 3.7 sec 0-60 and 1/4 mile times have already been beaten online. Several places rolled 3.5 sec 0-60 times and sub 11 sec 1/4 miles at 133/34 mph. Are these times produced by Ford? If so I bet it's without the carbon fiber track pack. While it only lowers the weight by a 150-ish lbs the carbon fiber wheels lessen the power needed to the wheels...


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aaayy  1y ago

One of my fav cars out today. Think about it. You can get a Mustang with more power then a NASCAR and even an F1 car without the electric boost.


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SpeedKing  1y ago

2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Laptime: 1 minute, 55.72 seconds vs
2019 Porsche 991.2 911 GT3 RS Laptime: 1 minute, 55.57 seconds at Chuckwalla with Randy Pobst driving. No mention of tyres used?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ogxgxNfjxlg&fbclid=IwAR0ZPv2eBEYXzxcqIr2n-kz5s5bJPqmvQjqBg64Dr5R9eNcwOYR0vBmEFZU&app=desktop


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aaayy  1y ago

According to Ford, and confirmed by testers on a drag strip, 0-60 is in 3.3 seconds, and 1/4 mile is in 10.6. If you’re looking for instrumented tests, Car and Driver got 0-60 in 3.6 seconds, and 1/4 mile in 11.4 on a non-prepped surface.


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tyler  1y ago

Should we separate the standard GT500 and the GT500 with the track pack seems like there is a notable difference in performance.
https://www.motortrend.com/cars/ford/mustang/2020/2020-ford-mustang-shelby-gt500-first-test/


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Freakzilla1  1y ago

Interesting the 2020 stock Mustang Gt500 just put down a 10.4 : 1/4 mile - interesting to see what it does on drag radials. Although Ford understate the power With 705 rwhp equates to over 800hp (825hp) more accurate.


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Somebody  1y ago

The 2019 GT500 did a 1:59.68 for Standard pack and Carbon Fiber track pack did a n Viper ACR beating 1:56.30 and has almost reached the Corvette ZR1 territory at VIR Full course track, I am sure the new GT500 wont beat the Corvettes that much on slower tighter tracks, still those numbers are really good for a car that weighs a whopping 4200 lbs , some who have tracked the GT500 in streets of Willow-Willow Springs say the stock GT500 can do 1:25.xx-1:26 almost C7 Z06 levels of lap times without any modifications.
https://www.motortrend.com/cars/chevrolet/corvette/2020/chevy-corvette-c8-vs-ford-mustang-shelby-gt500-track-comparison/


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FastestLaps  1y ago

Looks like same gen car with yet another facelift. But that's not too bad - looks good.

All the money went into Match E.


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i´m not a fanboy  1y ago

Ford make a new GT with V6 Twin Turbo and a Shelby with a 5,2 liter V8 Supercharged. No sense...


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Shelbyrun  2y ago

Oh come on! It's an absolute beauty.


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Broly  2y ago

Do most people like the way this car looks? Am I in the minority for not liking it? I think it looks a little ridiculous and not in a good way. The gt350 is designed so much better imo. I just wish it came with an automatic :(


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aaayy  2y ago

It's an awesome car, but it's useless now that the C8 Corvette's out. S*it.


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