2017 750HP Shelby's Super Snake Mustang 50th Anniversary
The upcoming 2018 Ford shelby get a fresh look for the sixth-generation Mustang, but Shelby American isn’t done with the 2017 model just yet. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Carroll Shelby’s original high-performance Super Snake, which was released back in 1967, Shelby American claims can do the quarter-mile in less than 11 seconds.
Following up the release of the Mustang GTE last year, Shelby and Ford Performance unveiled a new striped variant of the American muscle car at the Ford exhibit at the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale . Based on performance , the Super Snake can outrun the Mustang Shelby GT350R in just about every way and remains both street and track legal.
The Super Snake is available with an automatic or manual transmission, begins as a Mustang GT with its 5.0-liter V-8, but a supercharger and tuning kick it up to a claimed 670 horsepower.If your ready to Pay for the optional Whipple or Kenne Bell supercharger, You will get an engine that generates up to 750 horsepower. That’s the model Shelby uses to establish its performance claims. With an automatic transmission, normal gas-station fuel, and Michelin street tires , the Super Snake with the optional supercharger can do zero to 60 mph in an amazing 3.5 seconds, and hit 1.2 g on the skidpad. The GT350R did zero to 60 mph in 3.9 seconds, ran the quarter-mile in 12.5 seconds, and pulled 1.10 g on the skidpad.
The new car without any of those extras will costs $36,795. Adding the cost of the Mustang GT brings the total price to $70,895. If you want to drop an extra $6500 then yogurt to 750 HP. There will be Only 500 Super Snake cars built.