At the 41st Annual Barrett-Jackson, the prototype that was used to produce the new 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 sold to a very lucky and rich winner for $300,000 – but obviously, that’s no where close to the amount you’ll be paying if you order one from your local dealership.
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The online configurator for the 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 is now up and it shows that prices will start at $54,200 for the coupe and $59,200 for the convertible.
In comparison, the 2013 Shelby GT500’s closes competitor from Detroit, the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, starts at $54,095 for the coupe. Prices for the Camaro ZL1 Convertible have yet to be announced.
Refresher: Power for the 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 comes from a 5.8 liter supercharged V8 making an outstanding 650-hp with a peak torque of 600 lb-ft. It weighs in at just 3,850.
– By: Omar Rana