Ford Honors Carroll Shelby With This 850-HP Shelby GT500

Like a chainsaw made of bacon, the 2013 Shelby GT500 is magnificently batshit and distinctly American. In honor of the late Carroll Shelby, Ford, Friends of Carroll and Shelby American just released a one-off 850-hp version of the GT500 at Pebble Beach. » 8/17/12 2:40pm 8/17/12 2:40pm

This Shop Turned A Crappy Econobox Into An 'Eleanor' Mustang

If you had to pick two extremes for a scale of automotive badassery, you could reasonably peg the low end of the scale with the yawn-generating Chevy Optra, and the high end with a Mustang-based Shelby GT500. That would provide two extremes pretty much anyone could understand. Which is why Big Daddy Custom's conversion … » 7/30/12 3:00pm 7/30/12 3:00pm

Watch A Brit Flog The Mustang Shelby GT500 and Camaro ZL1

We share a common language, a deep pop-cultural connection and the stormy heritage of two petulant brothers, but Yanks and Brits don't always see eye-to-eye on cars. No doubt we've got a lot invested in mega horsepower machines that can devour ribbons of interstate. But can we build sports cars a European could love? » 7/05/12 3:30pm 7/05/12 3:30pm

Garage Fresh 1968 Shelby GT500 Proves Ultra Rare Project Cars Are…

Stories of ultra-rare muscle cars sitting in barns are truly the car person's equivalent of "the fish that got away". A few years, a hazy memory or just a desire for a good story have all too often put a Hemi under the hood of a dusty small block Barracuda or turned an average rot box Camaro into a ZL1. » 5/19/12 12:30pm 5/19/12 12:30pm

This Shelby GT500 Crashed So Hard Its Engine Detached And Hit Another…

A 33-year-old Utah woman crashed her 2009 Shelby GT500 with such force last month that the roof disintegrated, the front suspension detached, and the engine flew out of the car. The big V8 was then struck by an Acura causing another accident. Everyone survived. » 5/02/12 4:00pm 5/02/12 4:00pm

Why Did The World's Biggest Car Auction Raise Money For This Birther…

Another day. Another Barrett-Jackson controversy involving a president. This weekend the famous classic car auction helped raise $950,000 for a Marine veteran's project for wounded warriors. The only problem? The money isn't going to the highly-regarded charity, the Wounded Warrior Project (WWP). » 4/09/12 11:15am 4/09/12 11:15am

2013 Shelby GT500 Pricing Starts At $54,995

Even with its skyrocketing price, the Nissan GT-R is still a value, but it's hard to argue it's cheap power anymore. But the 650 HP 2013 Shelby GT500 — at a starting price of just $54,995 — is astonishingly cheap power. » 3/15/12 10:00am 3/15/12 10:00am

Like We Said Before, The 2013 Shelby GT500 Convertible Is Not Coming…

Some seem to think because they saw a 2013 Shelby GT500 Convertible running around without camouflage it's suddenly coming to Detroit. It's not. Haven't you people ever heard of post hoc ergo propter hoc? Total fallacy. » 1/06/12 4:30pm 1/06/12 4:30pm