- For the Ford Shelby GT500 Super Snake, see here.
The Ford Shelby GT500 (2010) is a special edition variant of the 2010 Ford Mustang.
The '10 GT500 received a unique front fascia, a unique rear fascia, a bonnet with functional vents, and a unique rear spoiler fitted with a functional Gurney flap.
The previously used 5.4L V8 has been fitted with a new cold air intake that allows the engine to produce more horsepower as well as greater torque.
The 2011 GT500 is outfitted with a significantly lighter aluminium 5.4L V8 that uses plasma-coating for enhanced cooling.
Need for Speed: Shift
The GT500 is featured in Need for Speed: Shift as a tier 2 car with a price tag of $90,000 and a 6.85 rating. It is unlocked upon the player earning 30 stars and is capable of a Works Conversion.
The GT500 offers more grip and a higher top speed compared to other modern muscle cars. It can also prove to be useful in battles against Japanese and European cars within its performance range, although it tends to oversteer in corners.
Need for Speed: Nitro
The GT500 is featured in Need for Speed: Nitro as a class B car and costs $75,000. It is also used as a police vehicle.
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (2010)
The racer vehicle is unlocked by purchasing the Limited Edition release. The SCPD unit is unlocked upon the player earning a total of 105,000 cop bounty.
It may suffer from oversteer compared to other cars, but can be very useful in races as well as Hot Pursuits due to its acceleration and strong durability.
|Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (2010) - Statistics|
|Purchase the Limited Edition release||Performance Series||185 mph (297 km/h)||$45,000||RWD|
|Earn 105,000 cop bounty||Highway Patrol||540 bhp @ 6,200 rpm||4.2 seconds||2010|
Shift 2: Unleashed
The GT500 is featured in Shift 2: Unleashed as a Modern C class car costing $61,000.
The car has a 770 performance rating, 3.53 handling rating and reuses its driving traits from Need for Speed: Shift.
|Ford Mustang (Model Range)|
|Convertible • Fastback • Boss 302 (1969) • GT (1991) • SSP • Mach III • GT (2003) • SVT Cobra R|
GT (2005) • RTR-X • RTR • Falken Tire • Monster Energy/Falken Tire • Boss 302 (2012) • GT (2014)
|GT500 (1967) • GT500 (2006) • GT500KR • GT500 (2010) • GT500 Super Snake • GT500 (2013)|