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Old 03-13-2019, 07:36 PM
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When the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 debuted at the Detroit Auto Show in January, we wrote that it would “Slay Hellcats And Camaros With At Least 700 HP.” Two months later, we still don’t have an exact power figure, but we do have borderline-pornographic images of both cooling system hardware and aerodynamic…

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180 mph from 700 hp? The last GT500 with less power had a higher top speed.
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180 mph from 700 hp? The last GT500 with less power had a higher top speed.
Well, it had a higher claimed top speed, but I believe the car magazines had a hard time getting test versions to actually go that fast.
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The new Shelby GT500a Top-Speed Governor

https://www.caranddriver.com/news/a2...500-top-speed/

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Originally Posted by Zooks527 View Post
Well, it had a higher claimed top speed, but I believe the car magazines had a hard time getting test versions to actually go that fast.


https://www.motortrend.com/cars/ford...lby-gt500/amp/

Right, they claimed 202 mph but mags got 190+ though not quite 200.

Still, the new car should go a little faster than the old car.
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