Do you think they will make it in a Vert????
"fclaugus" <email@example.com> wrote in message
| Autoweek's figures are a bit different...
| 2007 FORD SHELBY COBRA GT500
| ON SALE: June 2006
| BASE PRICE: $39,000 (est.)
| POWERTRAIN: 5.4-liter, 450-plus-hp, 450-plus-lb-ft supercharged V8; rwd,
| six-speed manual
| CURB WEIGHT: 3600 lbs (est.)
| 0 to 60 MPH: 4.5 seconds (est.)
| Final horsepower figures are not firm, but Thai-Tang hints it will be
| over 450 hp, closer to 500." Look for 450-plus lb-ft of torque too.
| "RichA" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
| > Is it me, or does 410 hp sound kind of low, coming from a
| > 5.4 litre with a blower? It could be that they are downplaying
| > the performance figures, but why do that today, the insurers
| > already nail cars like this? My Mach-1 with it's smaller engine
| > and no blower is probably and arguably rated at around 330-340hp,
| > around 300 at the rear wheels so I find it hard to believe the
| > Shelby is only 410. Apart from that, the car looks
| > superb, but the $70-$80k U.S. price tag seems a little
| > high.
| > -Rich