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2005 Shelby Mustang CS6

2005 Shelby Mustang CS6

2005 Shelby Mustang CS6

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 2 – At the 2005 SEMA show Shelby International announces the new Shelby CS 6 Mustang vehicle, a modified V6-engined 2006 Ford Mustang dubbed the CS 6.

The CS 6 features a Shelby-exclusive Paxton NOVI-1200 Centrifugal Supercharger based on Paxton’s race-proven gear case, helical-cut gears constructed from billet-steel, quality high-speed bearings and an air/water charge cooler. The CS 6 will be one of the most powerful supercharger kits for the V6 Mustang available on the market and its 350+ HP is a significant increase over the 210 HP of the stock Mustang and the GT version.

In 1965, Carroll Shelby fitted a prototype Paxton Supercharger to the GT350 starting the Shelby/Paxton relationship. Eleven total Paxton supercharger kits were installed by the Shelby factory and a number of additional kits were sold to customers for retro installation. The CS 6 stands poised to continue the great Shelby/Paxton tradition of producing consummate performance-modified autos.

The Shelby CS 6 is racing-styled in the custom of great Shelby cars from the past but updated to create a unique and modern design. Among the interior and exterior modifications to the CS 6:

* Custom hood * Custom brakes * Custom 20″ American Racing wheels * Shelby Automobiles badging

Available in the first part of 2006, the Shelby CS 6 will be sold through Shelby Automobiles Las Vegas headquarters and a national dealer network.

Story by Carroll Shelby International, Inc.

In Detail

submitted by Richard Owen
engine 60 Degree V6
position Front Longitudinal
aspiration Paxton Supercharger
valvetrain SOHC, 2 Valves per Cyl
fuel feed Electronic, Returnless & Sequential Ignition
displacement 4009 cc / 244.6 in³
bore 100.4 mm / 3.95 in
stroke 84.4 mm / 3.32 in
power 261.0 kw / 350 bhp
specific output 65.15 bhp per litre
bhp/weight 188.92 bhp per tonne
torque 433.86 nm / 320 ft lbs @ 4500 rpm
redline 6250
body / frame Unit Steel w/Aluminum Hood
driven wheels RWD
front tires P235/55ZR17 98W
rear tires P235/55ZR17 98W
front brakes Vented Discs w/Baer Signature Calipers
f brake size x 316 mm / x 12.4 in
rear brakes Vented Discs w/Baer Signature Calipers
r brake size x 300 mm / x 11.8 in
front wheels F 43.2 x 20.3 cm / 17.0 x 8 in
rear wheels R 43.2 x 20.3 cm / 17 x 8 in
steering Rack & Pinion w/Power Assist
f suspension Reverse L MacPherson Struts w/Stabilizer Bar, Coil Springs, Tube Shocks
r suspension Live Axle w/Stabilizer Bar, Panhard Rod, Coil Springs Tube Shocks
transmission Tremec 3650 5-Speed Manual or Automatic
gear ratios 3.34:1, 2.00:1, 1.32:1, 1.00:1, .067:1, :1
final drive 3.55:1