2016 Ford Shelby GT350R Review: Seems Awesome, But We Really Have No Idea
Have you ever heard of the word anticipointment? It’s one of those Urban Dictionary words that seem to be all the rage with the kids nowadays. Basically, it means that you look forward to something with great anticipation, but the experience ends up being incredibly disappointing.
Yeah, that’s kind of how I felt after attending the GT350 Track Tour at Sebring International Raceway. Let me count all the ways that this event wasn’t awesome.
Bark's Bites: We All Need a Bad Influence or Two in Our Lives
“Just passed this on Michigan Avenue outside of Dearborn. Manufacturer plate.”
The above picture of a GT350R in the wild and the accompanying text found their way across the LTE network to my phone last Thursday. My good friend — let’s call him Acd — and I have a habit of supporting each other’s addictions. In the therapy world, they call such people “enablers.”
In the car junkie world, we call them “kindred souls,” and I’m fortunate to have more than a few of them in my life.
Ford Drops 526 HP, 5.2L V8 Into Shelby GT350, GT350R Mustangs
Future Shelby GT350 and GT350R Mustang owners will have plenty of firepower for the strip and track, thanks to Ford’s new 5.2-liter naturally aspirated V8.