2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Spied: SVT’s 662-hp Beast Returns with New Body, Independent Rear Suspension

2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 (spy photo)

What It Is: The high-performance variation of the next-generation Ford Mustang, which we believe will keep its Shelby GT500 moniker. In light of the expected return of the Shelby GT350, we hear those in Dearborn are wary of two Shelby-branded offerings in the lineup diluting the badge’s equity, and are looking into changing the more powerful car’s name to SVT Cobra. Although we don’t expect this name change to happen, anything goes with the new Stang, which has yet to be officially revealed in any form. If you’re wondering whether this is a GT350, well, that model isn’t expected to arrive until a few years after the 2015 Mustang debuts, so it’s safe to assume this is a GT500 mule. READ MORE ››

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