2017 Shelby GTE Is Mustang With Badges

By

According to the traditional approach, an auto should be equipped with highest-performing technologies to get Shelby badge. It is not enough for a car to be simply fast, it should be a really hot vehicle with a lot of features and specs. Nevertheless, things have changed recently which is a surprise for many drivers. According to the latest news, upcoming 2017 Shelby GTE is going to get one of these badges. It is unexpected because this model is the same Mustang which has been slightly modified having gained a few more horsepower.

2017 Shelby GTE specs

When talking about GTE you should know that “E” means Enhanced while the auto mentioned is not tweaked that seriously. Its engine is of the V8 type with 5.0 litres of displacement. Though its productivity has been increased by 21 horsepower. Thus, the output productivity is around 456 horsepower. The vehicle also uses EcoBoost engine which is of turbo type. Being equipped with four cylinders this powerplant has been updated with 25 horses more providing 335 horsepower.

Ford Performance catalog is that very source from which this increase of power comes. V8 vehicles get the most of the benefits mainly from Power Pack which has been approved by the factory. The fact is that an engine tune specific for Shelby is used for EcoBoost purposes. In the meantime, Ford Performance Handling Pack is used for GTE type as well. What is more, GTEs inherit typical Ford exhaust along with wheels of 19 inches and Shelby tires.

Read the news about the 2017 Ford Super Chief and another concept pickups

2017 Shelby GTE design

This model looks good with numerous badges and stylish stripes. It can also boast about specifically designed hood along with modified grilles. Panels of rocker type are made exclusively to improve the overall look of the vehicle. Its spoilers are also attractive reminding of GT350. The upcoming car will offer you all the design elements you could have ever dreamt about.

You can also find famous badges being placed on the dashboard as well as head restraints. Mats on the floor, grilles, engine cover along with door sills are also carved with a legendary badge. So Shelby nature of the car is easily recognizable. All types of stripes across the body of the auto making it even closer to racing origins than you might have expected.

By the way, this model is produced by Shelby American. It is that very tuning company which is responsible for new Cobra, Super Snake as well as Shelby looking Raptor trucks. So, you are going to have wide tuning opportunities when obtaining this car. Thus, you can find numerous V8 kits with more than 750 horsepower along with all types of the drivetrain as well as chassis.

Also read about the 2017 Ford Focus SE

CarsInTrend.com
Comments
Related Cars
2018 Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo
2018 Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo – First Wagon From Porsche

When Porsche first launched the Panamera, it was either met with derision or love – it really was one of those cars that you loved, or … maybe hated is the wrong word, but it certainly wasn’t loved. It was a bold move by Porsche […]

2017-03-17
Top 10 Vehicles for the Zombie Apocalypse

There is a general state of emergency, the National Guard have been called in and you have less than ten minutes to get out of Dodge! But what vehicle would you choose? (Assuming that you have the pick of any!)

2016-11-23
Why Autonomous Cars Could Put Away Traffic Jams
Why Autonomous Cars Could Put away Traffic Jams

Why autonomous cars could put away traffic jams? Simply because of their robotic nature. If autonomous cars were introduced to our life, we would experience fewer problems on the road.

2016-09-30
Self-Driving Car Insurance – How This Would Be Happen?

With the rise of the self-driving car, or autonomous vehicles, comes issues that as of yet, haven’t really been a problem. The biggest question that needs answering is related to the insurance of these vehicles; what happens in the event of an accident when the […]

2017-03-17
Ford self-driving car
New Ford Self-Driving Car Technology Revealed

Ford recently unveiled their new version of the self-driving car at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. This is already the Mark II version – the first was fitted with double the number of sensors and the car had a distinctly alien look to […]

2017-03-09
What’s Hot