The 2013 Detroit Motor show was a big deal for Carroll’s company, Shelby American, and Shelby enthusiasts. During the show they unveiled a few surprises, one being an almighty wide-body ’13 Shelby GT500 Super Snake Mustang! Now, that’s what I’m talkin’ about!
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News, pictures and video from around the industry! Stay up-to-date on all the latest happenings around Ford and its flagship Pony car.
Net Geo’s Megafactories: Building The Mustang takes a rare glimpse inside Ford’s Detroit manufacturing plant, showing us how they produce our beloved and world-renowned Mustang. From GT500s to the base model V6, Net Geo shows you everything and anything you could possibly want to know about how they build America’s favorite ponycar.
The guys at Shelby seem to have the go-big-or-go-home mentality with their latest creations such as the new 662 hp ‘13 Shelby GT500 powered by a Ward’s 2013 Top 10 Engine and the track-ready Shelby 1000. His company, Shelby American, has promised to keep truckin’ along after Carroll Shelby’s passing this past May and with the Detroit Auto Show looming near, the guys at Shelby American supposedly have something big up their sleeves.
As another year goes into the history books, we take a look back at the top news stories the AmericanMuscle blog had to offer. From the 2015 Mustang spy photos to the new 1000+ HP Shelby GT1000, we give you a quick run-down of the best of 2012!
We all know the new 5.8L Supercharged DOHC v8 in the 2013 Shelby GT500 is nothing to mess with. After all, what do you think would happen if you had to race the 662 horsepower / 631 lb-ft torque beast? I’d suspect most of us would not be calling for a rematch. Well, it looks like Ward’s Auto is keen to the new power plant’s amazing power, promoting it to their list of the “Best Engines of 2013″ as the lone v8 to make the list.