Ford Shelby GT350
Ford officially launched its Shelby Mustang GT350 in Los Angeles last November. A real monster with more than 500 horses in its powerful 5.2 liter V8 engine with flat crankshaft. The American manufacturer has announced that this model will have a production limited to 100 units . On the other hand, the Shelby GT350R only be made 37 units.
And is that Ford wants to increase the exclusivity of its models on the occasion of Shelby 50th anniversary creation of the original Mustang. As a result there will be only 100 units Shelby GT350 designation of 2015 before the production change to the model of 2016. 50 of them will be equipped with Technology Package ( provides technological) elements and other 50 with the Track Package (elements for use in circuit).
Ford Shelby GT350R
But if the 100 units of GT350 seemed few, GT350R production is even more limited with only 37 units . So concrete that number is because the units are expected to produce the Carroll Shelby Original Mustang GT350 , although there is talk that eventually 34 units model and two prototypes were made.
The GT350R is more focused for circuit Mustang ever made the Oval. Both he got a ride to the Nurburgring Nordschleife 7 minutes 32 seconds and 19/10. It uses the same 5.2 liter V8 engine with limited slip differential, manual gearbox 6-speed and also incorporates 19-inch wheels carbon fiber.
Inside the Ford Shelby GT350R
Thus Ford celebrates 50 years since Carroll Shelby Mustang GT350 made original, back in 1965. The first units of both GT350 and GT350R reach later this year . Surely the time will make these limited production models revalue and be remembered Ford on target.
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The article will produce 100 units of Ford Shelby GT350 and the Shelby GT350R only 37 was originally published in Current Motor.