The 2013 Shelby GT350 will range from a 430-bhp natural aspirated version, to supercharged 525-bhp and tire-melting 624-bhp variants. Only 350 will be made.
(Source: Road & Track)

The 2013 Shelby GT350 will range from a 430-bhp natural aspirated version, to supercharged 525-bhp and tire-melting 624-bhp variants. Only 350 will be made.

(Source: Road & Track)

The 2013 Ford Mustang GT is not totally new, but it is completely improved.
(Source: Road & Track)

The 2013 Ford Mustang GT is not totally new, but it is completely improved.

(Source: Road & Track)

Aside from a well-sorted suspension, the Shelby GT350’s free-revving Whipple-charged 5.0-liter V-8 delivers all the power desired for the track and twice as much as is necessary for the street. It’s a car whose talents match its visual presence—both of which are never tiring.

Aside from a well-sorted suspension, the Shelby GT350’s free-revving Whipple-charged 5.0-liter V-8 delivers all the power desired for the track and twice as much as is necessary for the street. It’s a car whose talents match its visual presence—both of which are never tiring.

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The supercharged 5.0-liter V-8 does its part as well, sending 624 bhp to the rear wheels via a short-throw 6-speed manual. Vents on its hood and front fascia are also functional, the latter helping cool the GT350’s slotted and drilled 6-piston brakes.

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The supercharged 5.0-liter V-8 does its part as well, sending 624 bhp to the rear wheels via a short-throw 6-speed manual. Vents on its hood and front fascia are also functional, the latter helping cool the GT350’s slotted and drilled 6-piston brakes.

One shouldn’t judge a muscle car by its stripes.
Beneath the blue and white nostalgia resides modern mechanicals with fuel injection, 6-speed transmissions, traction control and ABS. The newest Dodge Challenger SRT8, an inaugural edition 392 model, rivals the performance of its present-day peers. The Shelby GT350 aims to repeat history, not on the track, but by raising a Mustang’s performance to the level of a sports car.

One shouldn’t judge a muscle car by its stripes.

Beneath the blue and white nostalgia resides modern mechanicals with fuel injection, 6-speed transmissions, traction control and ABS. The newest Dodge Challenger SRT8, an inaugural edition 392 model, rivals the performance of its present-day peers. The Shelby GT350 aims to repeat history, not on the track, but by raising a Mustang’s performance to the level of a sports car.

The supercharged Shelby GT350 Convertibles feature a Whipple blower from the Ford Racing  Parts catalog with different boost levels to product either 525 or 624  bhp, as well as an upgraded Baer 6-piston rear brakes to match the  fronts.

The supercharged Shelby GT350 Convertibles feature a Whipple blower from the Ford Racing Parts catalog with different boost levels to product either 525 or 624 bhp, as well as an upgraded Baer 6-piston rear brakes to match the fronts.

The 2012 Shelby GT350 Convertible is a post-title conversion in which the buyer of a 5.0-liter Mustang GT  has it drop-shipped to Shelby in Las Vegas. Buyers can opt for a 430-bhp normally  aspirated model or one of two supercharged versions making a respective  525 or 624 bhp.

The 2012 Shelby GT350 Convertible is a post-title conversion in which the buyer of a 5.0-liter Mustang GT has it drop-shipped to Shelby in Las Vegas. Buyers can opt for a 430-bhp normally aspirated model or one of two supercharged versions making a respective 525 or 624 bhp.

The 2012 Shelby GT350 Convertible, the first Shelby convertible since 1970, made its debut at the Chicago Auto Show.

The 2012 Shelby GT350 Convertible, the first Shelby convertible since 1970, made its debut at the Chicago Auto Show.