So, what street nickname do we call the 2012 Shelby GT500 Super Snake by? The GT800? Nah, that doesn’t roll off the tongue as well as “GT500” or “Super Snake” at all. That said, Shelby American is ready to let loose the latest installation of Ford Mustang horsepower madness with the 2012 Ford Shelby GT500 debut at the forthcoming New York International Auto Show. With 800 horsepower, the Super Snake is most definitely poised to be the one that steals the spotlight of the show. It’s pretty amazing to think about, with this car coming about, and having the same amount of horsepower available as professional racing cars of the past and present…and maybe the future.
Keep reading to check out all the details in the Press Release that follows!