The 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 is a four-seat, two-door sports car, noted for its performance and comfort. US News and World Report ranked it #2 in its sports car category behind the Mazda Miata with an overall rating of 8.9/10. The magazine cites the Mustang's potent optional V8 engine, its comfortable handling, and its handsome interior.
What type of engine does the Shelby GT350 have?
The 2019 Mustang comes with a choice of an intercooled turbo premium I-4, 2.3L engine or a 5.0L Ti-VCT V8 engine. The GT350 features the V8 engine.
What about the transmission?
The Shelby GT350 comes with a six-speed manual transmission or an optional 10-speed automatic transmission.
What colors does the Shelby GT350 come in?
The 2019 Mustang Shelby comes in white, highland green, black, "need for green," two shades of blue, silver, two shades of red and gray. Interior choices include ebony, ceramic and tan leather; ebony, red or blue premium leather; or ebony, red or blue Recaro leather.
What kind of gas mileage can I expect from the Shelby?
According to the EPA, the Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 should average 14-21 mpg in the city and 23-32 mpg on the highway. This is slightly lower than the lighter weight sports cars like the Fiat Spider and the Mazda Miata.
What are some of the specs for the Shelby Mustang?
The Mustang weighs 3,825 pounds. It measures 188.3" long, 75.4" wide and 54.9" tall. The eight-cylinder engine with the GT performance package produces 526 horsepower. The GT350 can go from zero to 60 in an impressive 3.5 seconds.
What entertainment options are featured on this vehicle?
While speed is more important on the GT350 than comfort, there is still a myriad of entertainment options and features. Including the standard nine-speaker stereo system with an optional upgrade to include a CD player and HD radio, an optional premium Bang and Olufsen audio system, satellite radio, Ford's Sync 3 info/entertainment system with a 7" screen and an optional upgrade to a voice-activated touchscreen with a built-in navigation system.
What about safety features?
Safety features on the GT350 include driver and passenger front and side airbags, brake assist, integrated turn signal mirrors, optional lane departure warning, traction control, and electronic stability control.
Can you give me a few highlights about the interior on the Mustang Shelby?
Interior features on the Mustang include an anti-theft system, leather-wrapped steering wheel, intermittent wipers, power mirrors, steering wheel audio controls, and driver and passenger vanity mirrors. Optional features include heated and cooled leather front seats, a heated steering wheel, adaptive cruise control, leather door inserts, carbon fiber instrument panel, and a gear shift knob.
Can you give me a few highlights about the exterior on the Mustang Shelby?
The GT350's exterior features a rear spoiler, optional racing stripes, optional side scoops, a choice of six different wheel designs, optional active valve performance exhaust and a choice of five different tires.
What's included in the GT performance package?
The GT performance package, which costs an additional $3,995 includes 19"ebony black-painted aluminum wheels, Brembo six-piston front brake calipers with larger rotors, an aluminum instrument panel, heavy duty front springs, a larger radiator, a performance rear wing, a silver painted strut-tower brace, a TORSEN differential and an upsized rear sway bar. The Level 2 performance package ($6,500) adds a high-performance front splitter, a K-brace, a unique track-inspired chassis and stability control, and a unique rear spoiler.
What's new on the Mustang Shelby for 2019?
Like all cars, the Mustang Shelby has a standard rear back up camera for 2019. In addition, there is a new optional California package that includes special badges and appliques, suede door and seat inserts, a pedestal rear spoiler, side stripes, and side scoops.
How much does the Mustang Shelby GT350 cost?
The MSRP on the GT350 starts at $56,395. Ford includes a three-year/36,000 mile basic warranty and a five-year/60,000 powertrain warranty.