The Truth About Cars » ford shelby gt500 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Tue, 09 Feb 2016 19:20:56 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » ford shelby gt500 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com European Review: Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/08/european-review-ford-mustang-shelby-gt500/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/08/european-review-ford-mustang-shelby-gt500/#comments Thu, 07 Aug 2014 12:00:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=865961 When you want to spend around $100,000 on a car in Europe, few ideas are dumber than buying a pickup truck. Except for this one. Six-hundred-and-sixty-two-horsepower. Live rear axle. A nearly two tonne curb weight. That sounds like something that belongs on a dragstrip. The problem is, we have no dragstrips in the Czech Republic. What […]

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When you want to spend around $100,000 on a car in Europe, few ideas are dumber than buying a pickup truck. Except for this one. Six-hundred-and-sixty-two-horsepower. Live rear axle. A nearly two tonne curb weight. That sounds like something that belongs on a dragstrip. The problem is, we have no dragstrips in the Czech Republic. What […]

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Ford Kills The Mustang Boss 302 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/ford-kills-the-mustang-boss-302/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/ford-kills-the-mustang-boss-302/#comments Thu, 08 Nov 2012 18:19:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=466287 Ford is following through on its promise to limit the Mustang Boss 302 to just two years of production. Act now, time is running out. The greatest Mustang variant on sale today won’t be for around for much longer, as Ford’s 2014 Mustang order guide does not include the 302. Buyers will be limited to […]

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Ford is following through on its promise to limit the Mustang Boss 302 to just two years of production. Act now, time is running out. The greatest Mustang variant on sale today won’t be for around for much longer, as Ford’s 2014 Mustang order guide does not include the 302. Buyers will be limited to […]

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Capsule Review: 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/10/capsule-review-2013-ford-shelby-gt500/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/10/capsule-review-2013-ford-shelby-gt500/#comments Tue, 30 Oct 2012 12:00:39 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=454584 Jackie is the first girl to fawn over the Shelby GT500 once it’s in my hands. Hadn’t expected that; make no mistake, it is a dude magnet without exception and the double-X-chromosome crowd usually goes for something cuter. Jackie appears to be the exception, so far. She’ll tell you she’s a bit of a tomboy. […]

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Jackie is the first girl to fawn over the Shelby GT500 once it’s in my hands. Hadn’t expected that; make no mistake, it is a dude magnet without exception and the double-X-chromosome crowd usually goes for something cuter. Jackie appears to be the exception, so far. She’ll tell you she’s a bit of a tomboy. […]

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2013 Ford Shelby GT500 Convertible Good For “Only” 155 MPH: 2012 Chicago Auto Show http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/2013-ford-shelby-gt500-good-for-only-155-mph-2012-chicago-auto-show/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/2013-ford-shelby-gt500-good-for-only-155-mph-2012-chicago-auto-show/#comments Wed, 08 Feb 2012 15:45:47 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=429938 Hang on to your hairplugs. The 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 has the same 650 horsepower supercharged 5.8L V8 making 600 lb-ft of torque. But unlike the 200 mph coupe, the ‘vert will only top out at 155 mph. The vert does get 6-piston Brembo brakes, a carbon fiber driveshaft, an upgraded clutch, electronically adjustable Bilstein shocks […]

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Hang on to your hairplugs. The 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 has the same 650 horsepower supercharged 5.8L V8 making 600 lb-ft of torque. But unlike the 200 mph coupe, the ‘vert will only top out at 155 mph. The vert does get 6-piston Brembo brakes, a carbon fiber driveshaft, an upgraded clutch, electronically adjustable Bilstein shocks […]

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