2015 Shelby Super Snake Review


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The 2015 Shelby Super Snake is a limited edition model based on the 2015 Ford Mustang GT that comes with a powerful 750-hp engine and an automatic gearbox. Besides these, it is also characterized by a stunning new design which will surely appeal to admirers of muscle cars. Let’s see what this sports coupe has to offer.

front view

Shelby Exterior and Interior Design

Like we already said, the 2015 Shelby Super Snake is based on the new Mustang GT, but this conversion package is also available for the older 2007-2014 Shelby GT500. Anyway, in the front you will find a familiar hood with large air scoop made of carbon fiber and a revised front grille with Shelby’s cobra badge. Both front and rear spoilers are also made of carbon fiber, as well as mirror caps, side skirts and taillight panel. Additionally, you can choose a custom set of wheels which include a 20-inch WELD Racing 5-spoke alloys wrapped in Pilot Super Sports tires by Michelin.

rear view

Customers will be able to choose among these body colors: All Black, Magnetic, Ingot Silver, Oxford White, Deep Impact Blue, Guard Green, Triple Yellow, Competition Orange, Race Red and Ruby Red (shown in the photos). Stripe colors can also be changed between Black, White, Silver, Red and Blue. Why stop there, you can also choose if you want to leave the hood, vents, side rockers and rear spoiler black, or paint it in body color.

interior styling

When it comes to the interior, the 2015 Shelby Super Snake will also feature many upgrades. The Katzkin package adds custom bolstered seats, seatbelt harnesses, upholstery upgrade, carbon-fiber three-gauge pod on the top of dashboard, custom floor mats and sill plates, Ford Performance shift knob, etc. The dashboard also features a color display that will grant you access to an infotainment system.

gauges, shift knob

Mustang Engine, Performance, Specs

On top of the base 5L V-8 gasoline engine that can produce 435 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque in a base configuration, Shelby American added a powerful supercharger increasing its output to either 650 HP or 750+ HP. The company also added custom exhaust system, suspension kit, cooling package, 6-piston Wilwood brakes in the front and 4-piston calipers in the back, new half shafts, and for the first time a choice between a 6-speed manual or automatic transmission.

engine

2015 Shelby Super Snake Price

This special edition model arrived in 2014, however it is available only in limited numbers. If you want to be one of 300 lucky owners of the 2015 Shelby Super Snake you should hurry up and order your car as soon as possible, because it will be out of stock soon. The starting price is $49,995 and that only includes this Ford Performance package which offers the engine output of about 650 horsepower. If you want more power, 750+ HP, you can pay additional $54,999 on top of the base price of $33,200 for the 2015 Mustang GT.

You might also be interested in the 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 and GT350R models. Also, check out all these cool models unveiled at the SEMA Auto Show.

front end

rear end

2015 Shelby Super Snake

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