The electrifying 2022 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 is built to dominate the competition. Not only is this the most powerful factory-produced Mustang ever, but it also comes equipped with a number of track-ready performance upgrades. Head-turning styling makes this iconic muscle car even more appealing. New for 2022 is Ford limited-production Heritage Edition trim, which flaunts an exclusive Brittany Blue paint finish with racing stripes.
|Specs||2022 Ford Mustang Shelby® GT500|
|Fuel Economy (City/Hwy)||12 city / 18 hwy mpg|
|Standard Engine||5.2L Supercharged Cross Plane Crank V8|
|Transmission||6-Speed Manual (Optional 10-speed SelectShift® Automatic with Paddle Shifters)|
Motivating the Mustang Shelby GT500 is a hand-built 5.2-liter, supercharged V8 engine. It’s tuned to develop a thrilling 760 horsepower. A Tremec seven-speed DCT automatic transmission sends the car’s massive power to the rear wheels. According to Car and Driver, the new Mustang Shelby GT500 clocks a blistering 0-60 mph time of 3.4 seconds. You can select from five driving modes: Normal, Snow/Wet, Sport, Track, and Drag Trip. Sensational handling capabilities makes this car more rewarding to drive. An adaptive MagneRide Damping suspension system and beefy Brembo brake calipers come standard.
When behind the wheel of the 2022 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, you can look forward to experiencing a relaxing drive. Recaro heated and cooled leather-trimmed sports seats help ensure excellent comfort and support throughout the day. Dual-zone automatic temperature control also comes standard. Meanwhile, aluminum foot pedals and a flat-bottom performance steering wheel help give the car’s cockpit a racy feel.
The new Mustang GT500 offers all the latest tech features. Ford’s user-friendly SYNC 3 infotainment system provides an 8.0-inch color touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration. Onboard Wi-Fi enables you to stay connected to the web while on the go. You also have access to an all-digital gauge cluster with a built-in Track Apps feature. If you want to give your music a more booming sound, step up to the 12-speaker B&O premium sound system by Bang & Olufsen. Other great features include voice-activated navigation, smart-charging USB ports, and remote keyless entry.
Whether you're driving on the street or decide to hit the track, the Mustang Shelby GT500 will provide outstanding crash protection. It scored an NHTSA five-star overall safety rating. Ford standard AdvanceTrac system with electronic stability control gives you an extra sense of security. Meanwhile, an available Blind Spot Information System keeps you aware of nearby vehicles.
If you would like to know more about the new 2022 Ford Mustang GT500, contact our local Ford dealer.