2021 Ford Shelby Tremendous Snake spawns speedster human body style

Shelby American on Saturday introduced its Mustang-dependent offerings for the 2021 product year and involved in the assortment was a new Super Snake Speedster.

The Super Snake is centered on the Mustang GT and delivers purchasers a supercar-like 825 hp, many thanks to a supercharged variation of the 5.-liter V-8 that powers the donor Mustang. Impressively, purchasers can decide a manual transmission as a substitute of the regular computerized, which isn’t really the case for lots of superior-horsepower vehicles nowadays.

The Tremendous Snake name traces its roots to the a person-off Shelby GT500 Super Snake experimental automobile that Shelby created in the 1960s as a demonstrator for Goodyear and its Thunderbolt tires. It featured a V-8 from a Le Mans-successful Ford GT40 and was previous marketed in 2019 for $2.2 million.

The modern day Super Snake is the current array-topper of Shelby’s Mustang-primarily based lineup. The motor vehicle features not only powertrain upgrades but aerodynamic and chassis upgrades, far too. There are also special touches inside of, which includes a personalized instrument cluster.

2021 Ford Shelby Super Snake Speedster

2021 Ford Shelby Tremendous Snake Speedster

The Super Snake in speedster guise is a rigorous two-seater. It capabilities a tailor made tonneau include more than the rear, and as an solution a broad-human body kit can be extra to give the automobile an even harder stance. Other worthwhile choices involve a observe-prepared suspension bundle from Penske.

Pricing for the 2021 Super Snake starts off at $133,785, or $79,995 if you supply the donor Mustang GT. The enhance can be utilized to Mustang GTs dating back again to the 2018 design year.

Shelby strategies to create just 98 examples of the Super Snake Speedster for 2021, in recognition of this year’s 98th anniversary of the beginning of corporation founder Carroll Shelby. The enterprise will also restrict regular Tremendous Snake manufacturing to 98 illustrations for 2021.

The identical will be correct for the non-supercharged Shelby GT based on the Mustang GT and hardcore Shelby GT500SE dependent on Ford’s Mustang Shelby GT500. They are priced from $62,310 and $104,900, respectively.