Shelby Mustang GT500 Super Snake Sold for $ 2.2 million

The most expensive Mustang of all time sold at auction. The most expensive Mustang of all times sold at auction remains the unique Shelby GT500 Super Snake, which has doubled its former, own record.

At the recently held Mecum Kissimmee auction in Florida, the Shelby GT500 Super Snake set a new sales record, breaking its former, which was $ 1.3 million, earning a fantastic $ 2.2 million.

The Shelby GT500 Super Snake is a concept based on the serial Ford Mustang GT500 since 1967, instead of the standard V8 of 390 cubic inches and 320hp, a monstrous Shelby 427 with a total of 600 hp, similar to that of the 1966 Ford GT40 Mk II with which he won the Le Mans.

Another interesting fact is that this prototype was designed to test the Goodyear Thunderbolt tires, and along the oval track runs 500 miles at an average speed of nearly 250 km / h.

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