2020 Shelby GT500 Mustang leaked specs: 720HP @ 7500 RPM, 650 ft-lbs @ 4500 RPM, 4225lbs curb weight

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  1. Nameless

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    Someone that will get fired for sure
     
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    If it's real. I sure as hell hope it's not. Otherwise I'm going to start looking for something else. A recent big promotion could steer me towards a P car or maybe a Vette.

    I hope this document is a fake.
     
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    Just heard it’s bogus.
    AWD plus FI doesnt add that much weight.
    The horsepower number doesn’t reflect the fact that the GT500 will be mechanically capable of supporting E85. Don’t know if a tune will be required or Ford will provide PP or track key.
     
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    With the weight if this is all that the GT500 has they might as well leave it in the garage :yawn:
     
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    No way it's legit unless Ford just completely dropped the ball. if its legit im getting a cheap 500!
     
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    In the words of Fred Flintstone after his ass was in a sling.
    "oh boy"


     
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    oh well... focus on the positives.
    no ADM, for the most part, as demand will strangle the dealers.
    price of the base car should be on par with the zl1 and maybe even steep discounts, like the zl1
     
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    If this sheet is correct? This is a huge flop from Ford.
    500lb increase?
    Only 190mph?
    725hp?
    I hope this spec sheet is wrong.
     
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    It came from reddit? Reddit is pure cancer and just 4Chan with moderation, never believe anything like this from there.
     
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    "Carbon fiber w/plunging CV (joint) @ trans and fixed CV @ axle"

    This is dead nuts verbage that I wouldn't expect from a 4chan punk.
     
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    You guys are getting trolled...
     
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    I LOVE the internet.
     
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    I totally agree. Reddit, where misinformation flows as the truth. I bet the original poster was a teenage boy. I give it about a 1% chance of being true. Hell, I don't post... but had to for this one. I have two contacts at Ford . Both have varying degrees of information about the program/car...but neither are in the program. I'm just going to say from everything heard weight reduction was a priority. I'm just a dude that nobody knows on the internet so take it with a grain of salt. I post a lot on that blueoval board though.

    If it happens to be that 1%, then unless its's priced like a GT350 it's DOA.
     
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    Has Ford called Jenny yet?
     
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