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    800 HP Mustang on the Way

    An 800-horsepower version of the Ford Mustang will be unveiled at the New York Auto Show later this month.
    The 2012 Shelby GT500 Super Snake will be built by Shelby American Inc., a Las Vegas-based performance car company. Shelby works with Ford Motor Co. (F, Fortune 500) to create various high-performance versions of the iconic Mustang.




    While the base Super Snake will produce a mere 750 horsepower, those who feel the need for more power will be able to add an optional upgrade package that will provide 50 more. Shelby provides no warranty on the engine and transmission, in either case.
    800-horsepower Mustang on the way - Apr. 7, 2011



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    Re: 800 HP Mustang on the Way

    Should be fun with $4 gas.


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    Re: 800 HP Mustang on the Way

    that is a beautiful car



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    Re: 800 HP Mustang on the Way

    That car excites me... down there.



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    Re: 800 HP Mustang on the Way

    Between this and the new Cessna Corvallis I think I have one whole day of gawking filled up at Airventure this year.



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    Re: 800 HP Mustang on the Way

    it don't take 800 HP to drive 70 on the interstate. Seems like there should be cheaper ways to say you have a small ****


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    Re: 800 HP Mustang on the Way

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    Should be fun with $4 gas.
    True. That said, it's still a beautiful car.


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    Re: 800 HP Mustang on the Way

    but what if you wanna go 75?

    i think at around $100k they don't expect someone to use this as their everyday car.



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    Re: 800 HP Mustang on the Way

    Awesome looking car, and those that buy it won't care if gas is $4.00+ per gallon.


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    Re: 800 HP Mustang on the Way

    I want it


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    Re: 800 HP Mustang on the Way

    I'd be happy with the plane jane 444 horsepower Mustang Boss.



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    Re: 800 HP Mustang on the Way

    I'll be picking up a 2011 Mustang Coupe in a couple of days. I'll will only be a V-6 with an six-speed automatic (concessions to the wife) but with 305 HP it should work for me. It'll have the Shaker 500 entertainment system with HD and satellite radio through eight speakers, Sync, voice-activated navigation system, cooled and heated seats, and rear-view camera. It will have Red Candy Metallic paint and Saddle colored leather seats (as close to cardinal and gold as I could get).

    My grandkids are still small enough to fit in the back and with this car I won't be able to handle their parents. Too bad,

    It's coming just in time for Spring and Summer. I wish all of you could have one too.


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    Re: 800 HP Mustang on the Way

    Quote Originally Posted by IsUaClone2 View Post
    I'll be picking up a 2011 Mustang Coupe in a couple of days. I'll will only be a V-6 with an six-speed automatic (consessions to the wife) but with 305 HP it should work for me. It'll have the Shaker 500 entertainment system with HD and satellite radio through eight speakers, Sync, voice-activated navigation system, cooled and heated seats, and rear-view camera. It will have Red Candy Metallic paint and Saddle colored leather seats (as close to cardinal and gold as I could get).

    My grandkids are still small enough to fit in the back and with this car I won't be able to handle their parents. Too bad,

    It's coming just in time for Spring and Summer. I wish all of you could have one too.
    Jealous.



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    Re: 800 HP Mustang on the Way

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyballz View Post
    it don't take 800 HP to drive 70 on the interstate. Seems like there should be cheaper ways to say you have a small dick
    Exactly... unless you own your own closed course or runway, there is absolutely no reason to even consider purchasing this vehicle unless your name is Jeff Gordan.



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    Re: 800 HP Mustang on the Way

    Quote Originally Posted by IsUaClone2 View Post
    I'll be picking up a 2011 Mustang Coupe in a couple of days. I'll will only be a V-6 with an six-speed automatic (consessions to the wife) but with 305 HP it should work for me. It'll have the Shaker 500 entertainment system with HD and satellite radio through eight speakers, Sync, voice-activated navigation system, cooled and heated seats, and rear-view camera. It will have Red Candy Metallic paint and Saddle colored leather seats (as close to cardinal and gold as I could get).

    My grandkids are still small enough to fit in the back and with this car I won't be able to handle their parents. Too bad,

    It's coming just in time for Spring and Summer. I wish all of you could have one too.
    It's amazing that they are putting out 300 horsepower in their lowest powered mustang. I remember not to long ago the 5.0 V8 was the hottest thing around and it had less than 250.

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