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2008 Ford Shelby GT500 Comparisons

Base Coupe

General Pricing

Resale Value $42,330.00 $40,700.00 $39,900.00
Destination $795.00 $825.00 $825.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 5.4L V8 3.0L I6 3.2L V6
Horsepower 500 @ 6000 RPM 255 @ 6600 RPM 265 @ 6500 RPM
Torque 480 @ 4500 RPM 220 @ 2750 RPM 243 @ 3250 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 5411 2996 3197
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.6 X 4.2 3.3 X 3.5 3.3 X 3.7
Compression Ratio 8.4:1 10.7:1 12.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 14 18 16
Highway (mpg) 20 28 27

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3919.8 3108.5 3736.8
Wheelbase (in.) 107.1 98.2 108.3
Length (in.) 187.6 161.1 182.1
Width (in.) 73.9 70.1 73.0
Height (in.) 54.5 49.9 54.0
Track Front (in.) 61.9 58.0 62.6
Track Rear (in.) 62.5 60.0 62.1
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 4 2 4
Front Headroom (in.) 38.6 37.3 39.1
Rear Headroom (in.) 35.0 N/A N/A
Front Legroom (in.) 42.7 42.0 N/A
Rear Legroom (in.) 31.0 N/A N/A
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 55.4 52.5 54.3
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 53.3 N/A N/A
Front Hip Room (in.) 53.6 N/A N/A
Rear Hip Room (in.) 46.7 N/A N/A

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 97.9 N/A N/A

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut multi-link
Rear Suspension beam multi-link multi-link
Tires 255/45R18 225/45R17 245/40R18

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive rear wheel drive rear wheel drive 4x4 wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. N/A N/A
Limited Slip Differential or Axle Std. N/A Std.
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A Std. Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM satellite
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player N/A Yes N/A
CD Changer Yes N/A Yes
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A Yes Yes

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes N/A Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A Std.

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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