2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Secrets Revealed
The 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 is the greatest pony car of all time.
No qualifications necessary.
Choose any measure of supremacy you like, and the Maximum Mustang will gratify you. Do you value straight-line speed above all? The GT500 will dip into a 10-second quarter-mile with no more input than the press of a button and a two-pedal brake stand to start. Are you a track day rat? Then you’ll appreciate the hilariously untroubled way this Iowa-class coupe makes raw road course pace while being remarkably parsimonious with consumables. What if you don’t care about either, but are entirely focused on the Cars-and-Coffee scene or the Friday-night cruise-in? Not a problem; be one of the first to take delivery, and all eyes will be on you.
Which is not to say the GT500 is perfect. It has two flaws, to be discussed at the end of this article. Before we get to those, however, let’s dish the dirt about a few of the alpha-pony’s secrets.