Gateway Classic Cars of Houston is proud to offer this 2008 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 KR. 2008 marked the return of the Shelby GT500KR, the most powerful production Mustang ever. 1011 units were produced that year, but demand for the "King of the Road" was so great, that Ford green-lighted another year of production. The KRs supercharged V-8 produced 540 horsepower, 40 more than the standard GT500, and includes a short-throw shifter, taller, 3.73:1 rear axle and unique wheels, tires, and suspension settings. A special composite hood with hood pins, and unique stripes and badging set the KR apart from normal GT500s. This KR features 453 Original Miles and is 1 of 107 produced in this color combo. EngineType: 90-degree DOHC supercharged V-8Displacement: 5.4 liters / 330 cidHorsepower: 540 hp @ 6,250 RPMTorque: 510 lbs.-ft. @ 4,500 RPMBore x Stroke 90.22mm x 105.8mm (3.552" x 4.165")Compression: 8.4:1SuspensionFront: Reverse-L independent MacPherson strut, 34-mm tubular sway bar, Ford Racing front strut tower brace, uniquely tuned struts & shocksRear: 3-link solid axle with coil springs, Panhard rod, 24-mm solid sway bar and uniquely tuned shocks & springsBrakesFront: 14 in. vented Brembo disc, four-piston aluminum caliperRear: 11.8 in. vented disc, dual-piston caliperABS: Four-channel ABS system, linked to all-speed traction control & electronic brake force distributionWheels / TiresWheels: Unique GT500KR 18" x 9.5" machined aluminum wheels with SVT/Shelby center caps and tire pressure monitoring systemTires: Exclusive Goodyear Eagle F1 tires made of an all-new compoundFront: 255/45Zx18Rear: 285/40Zx18Performance0 - 60 MPH Acceleration: 4.3 seconds (Est.)60 - 0 MPH Braking: 112 feet (Est.)1/4-mile @ MPH: 12.5 seconds @ 114 mph (Est.) ProductionTotal 2008 GT500KR (including prototype units): 1011Silver Metallic with vista blue stripes: 476Ebony Black with satin ebony stripes: 328Colorado Red with silver stripes: 107Vista Blue with silver stripes: 100For more information on this 2008 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 KR for sale, to see all the HD pictures and videos of it, copy the URL below, and see it at this direct link: http://www.gatewayclassiccars.com/show/HOU/1758 . Alternatively, if you want to see it in person, come to our Houston Showroom, located at 1910 Cypress Station Dr, Bldg 200, Houston, TX 77090. You may also call the showroom at (832) 243-6220 or email us at [email protected]
|Trim:||Shelby GT500 KR|
|Transmission:||6 Speed Manual|
Our Houston Showroom became Gateway Classic Cars eighth location in January 2015 and is 15 minutes North from Downtown Houston.
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