Image of Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 (Mk VI facelift) specs

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 18.1 l/100 km (13 mpg US / 16 mpg UK)
Views 5.7k
Submitted by hostboy

Lap times

Acceleration

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
1/4 mile11.3 s @ 131.6 mph

General performance

Top speed290 kph (180 mph)
0 - 100 mph - 010.7 s
Lateral acceleration1.13 g (11 m/s²)
60 mph - 030 m (100 ft)
70 mph - 043 m (142 ft)
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 410 ps (404 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 451 Nm (332 lb-ft) / t
Efficiency 43 PS per l/100 km
Transmission 7-speed DCT
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive
User avatar

User avatar

aaayy  4m 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.


User avatar

196ss  4m ago

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


User avatar

M Power  4m 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


User avatar

FastestLaps  5m ago

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


User avatar

Cocobe  5m 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.


User avatar

aaayy  5m 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?”


User avatar

SpeedKing  5m ago

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

 


User avatar

John P  5m 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...


User avatar

aaayy  5m 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.


User avatar

SpeedKing  5m 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


User avatar

aaayy  5m 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.


User avatar

tyler  5m 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/


User avatar

Freakzilla1  5m 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.


User avatar

Somebody  6m 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/


User avatar

FastestLaps  7m 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.


User avatar

i´m not a fanboy  7m ago

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


User avatar

Shelbyrun  10m ago

Oh come on! It's an absolute beauty.


User avatar

Broly  10m 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 :(


User avatar

aaayy  10m ago

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



User avatar

hostboy  1y ago

0-60 mph: mid-threes
1/4-mile: under 11
Top speed: 180 mph, governed