Is a Mustang Cobra the same as a Shelby?

The Ford Mustang Cobra’s history is closely intertwined with that of the Shelby Mustangs. Both the Shelby and Cobra represent the pinnacle of Mustang performance. Since they were made in the same shop as the Cobras, many people started using the terms Shelby and Cobra interchangeably.

Can you turn a Mustang GT into a Shelby?

Almost Authentic: You can turn your Mustang GT into a Shelby GT500 for less. Shelby ships its vehicles exclusively with a seven-speed, dual-wet-clutch Tremec gearbox. The custom ride comes with a warranty valid for 36 months or 36,000 miles (ca. 58,000 km).

How much horsepower does a 1982 Mustang have?

Performance Statistics
1982 Horsepower Torque
3.3L 6 Cyl 91 @ 3,800 rpm 160 @ 1,600 rpm
4.2L V-8 111 hp @3,400 rpm 194 @ 2,200 rpm
5.0L HO V-8 157 @ 4,200 rpm 240 @ 2,400 rpm

Are Mustang and Cobra the same car?

The Ford SVT Mustang Cobra (also known as SVT Mustang Cobra, SVT Cobra, or simply as Cobra) is a muscle car/pony car model that was built in model years 1993 through 2004 by Ford Motor Company’s Special Vehicle Team division (or SVT, for short)….Ford Mustang SVT Cobra.

Ford SVT Mustang Cobra
Successor 2007 Shelby GT500

Will a GT350 bumper fit a GT?

This MP Concepts GT350 Style Front Bumper Kit is designed for use on 2015-2017 Mustangs, including the V6, EcoBoost and GT models. Does not fit Shelby GT350. Technical Notes.

How fast is a 1982 Mustang GT?

In Detail

submitted by Richard Owen
top speed ~189.9 kph / 118.0 mph
0 – 60 mph ~7.5 seconds
0 – 100 mph ~25.0 seconds
0 – 1/4 mile ~16.1 seconds

When did the first Shelby Cobra come out?

In 1962, Shelby created Shelby American, a new company to build his car in California. Equipped with the Ford 260 and later the 289 cubic-inch engines, the Cobra proved to be a success for Ford dealers and on racetracks worldwide.

What kind of engine did the Ford Mustang have in 1982?

1982 Ford Mustang Overview Ford changed up some of the Mustang variants in 1982. The Cobra would not be offered in 1982. The brand new Ford Mustang GT was born, featuring the 5.0 Liter H.O. (high output) engine.

When did the Ford Mustang GT come out?

The Mustang GT was back in 1982 as a sport upgrade package which was last offered on 1969 Mustangs. The 1982 GT replaced the previous year’s Cobra and Sports package as the Mustang lineup sporty option. The most exciting part about this packages was that Ford also introduced a high-performance 5-liter (302 cid) HO engine package.

What was the difference between 1982 Mustang GL and GT?

The 1982 Mustang GT was backed be a four-speed manual transmission. The GT Mustang was more of a package you bought since the 5.0L engine could be put in any car body. What differentiated the GT was the grille and body paint. And, actually the GT weighed more than the GL so if they raced, many times the GL would win.