2012 SHELBY GT500




2012 Mustang Shelby GT500 that is an amazing presentation that has been uprated with performance, handling and cosmetic items that enhance the appearance and drivability and value, a sensational Shelby for shows and wonderful mountain trips, a modern performance car with air conditioning to enjoy this powerful machine, this new work was accomplished by the second fastidious owner who is a retired Marine, he is very mechanical and has high standards in life from  those Marine days, comes with but 5600 miles on this wonderful sounding beast, show detailed, the brand new Carfax shows the very clean history with the airbag recall fixed (LINK), this second owner builder moved from Massachusetts to Atlanta and that is why more owners are shown, this gorgeous and striking Cona Blue color that is offset with the White LeMans striping and side striping that has the red Shelby GT 350 inspired outside color that is also enhanced with the dual red fender stripes, this has the BMC Black Mamba hood for better air intake and cosmetics, the original hood is part of the package, in person the wonderful 2012 Shelby GT 500 is even better than the photos show, with the upgrades this now has approximately 600 horsepower from the famous Shelby engine, it sounds just awesome with the Roush Extreme Exhaust system (LINK), the Shelby Aluminum radiator adds to the excellent cooling, Rouse side splitters, later in this report are more specs, the handling is enhanced the lowered springs and suspension work, looks amazing with the very expensive and gorgeous Carroll Shelby CS40 all chrome highly polished wheels, the wheels are front 9.20x20s with Toyo Proxes 4 Plus 255/35/R20 and the rear wheels are 10.5x20s with the Nitto NT555R Extreme Drag performance tires in the 303/35R/R20, these wheels and tires are fantastic for handling, has the short throw linkage on the 6-speed shifter, even an DSS aluminum driveshaft with loop, American Muscle window louvers, 2013/14 upper and lower grills, 'Cobra' logo on the front grill, show custom painted battery, shock towers and master cylinder covers, there is a show sign with specs that goes with this Shelby (LINK), handling and appearance, the underchassis is ‘as factory’ detailed for show, the list goes on and on…truly a spectacular build!!! 

Engine: this powered by the famous 5.4-liter supercharged V-8 producing a stock 550 hp and 510 lb-ft of torque, today this figure is now approximately 600 horsepower with 525 lbs of torque, VMP 2.5 Supercharger pulley, SCT 93 octane tune by VMP Performance, Gates Supercharger HD belt, important Shelby Aluminum radiator with Supercharger expansion tanks, JLT oil cooling separator, has the cool JLT 127MM Big Carbon fiber cold air intake, this engine bay is show detailed, this engine is combined with the six-speed manual transmission, has the uprated MGW short throw shifter with the Raptor shift light, it is so easy to move into all gears, full traction control, the stopping ability is enhanced with the larger Shelby wheels and the special performance tires,

Suspension: The Shelby GT500 is stock that consistently pulled 1.01 g on the skid pad, now with the Ford Racing 1.5” lowering Heavy Duty springs, adjustable panhard rear bar, BMR lowered control arms, special relocated brackets, BRM front heavy duty sway bar with new end links, then the whole car is aligned, there are some receipts shown for some of the parts (LINK),

Summary: here is a really terrific show landmark and overbuilt 2012 Shelby GT 500 that is offered at a price way below build price, original owner's manuals (LINK), a really exciting piece at $46,950