The Shelby Mustang lineup, dating back to the GT350 in 1965, represents a legacy of performance and racing stripes that remains influential.
Discontinued in 1970 and reintroduced in 2007, the GT500 evolved into a powerful street racer that outperformed more expensive cars.
The GT500's production ended with the 2022 version, making way for the Mach 1. Its last model struck a balance between power, capability, and aesthetics.
There are rumors that the GT500 might return in 2025 as a 2026 model, though nothing has been confirmed yet.
The GT500 carries the iconic Mustang heritage, offering a combination of aesthetics and power that appeals to Ford fans and car collectors.
The 2022 GT500 boasts a menacing appearance with aggressive front grille, aerodynamic scoops, sporty spoiler, and quad-tip exhausts.
The GT500 features a 5.2-liter supercharged V8 engine named "Predator," delivering 760 horsepower and 625 pound-feet of torque, capable of 0-60 mph in 3.4 seconds.
The 2022 GT500 is projected to maintain 64.2% of its value after five years due to its supercharged V8 and performance-focused chassis.
The GT500 incorporates advanced tech features, including an 8.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, along with a 12.0-inch digital gauge cluster and Wi-Fi hotspot.
With a starting price of $80,795, the GT500 offers high performance at a competitive price compared to other sports cars.