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Performance Comparisons
 
of Shelby Cars to various other cars

I know you were dying to know how different cars compare in times from 0-60, 0-100 MPH, top speed and quarter mile times from a dead stop to the Shelby cars. In each model and year of Shelby cars are individual listings of performance for each car.

 Here is a collection of those specs taken from various sources over the years. Page down to see the chart.

 

Car

0-60 0-100 Quarter Mile Top Speed
427 Cobra 4.3 8.8   160+
289 Cobra  Dragonsnake with 4.88 rear end     11.81 secs @ 116.27mph  
289 Cobra with 3.77 rear end 4.2   13.73 secs @ 101.58mph 134
260 Cobra        
1965 Shelby GT 350 6.5     124
1964-1965 Cobra Daytona Coupe 4.01 8.81 12.12 secs @ 112mph 198
1966 GT 350H 6.6 17.9 15.2 secs @ 93mph 117
1967 GT 500 428cid 4.8 16.9 13.6 secs @ 106 mph 132
1967 GT 350 7.1 19.3 15.3 secs @ 91mph 119
1967 GT 350 with 4.11 rear end 6.3      
1968 Shelby Cobra GT 350 with 4.11 6.3   14.9 secs @ 94mph 119
1968 Shelby Cobra GT 500 KR 6.5   14.57 secs @ 99.55mph  
1969 GT 350 7.5      
1969 GT 500 6.0 13.9 14 secs @ 102mph 115
Saleen S351 4.5   12.7 secs @122.0 MPH  
Dodge Viper GTS 4.4   12.8 secs @ 111.0 mph  
Lamborghini Diablo 4.7   13.2 secs @ 109.6 mph  
Acura NSX 5.0   13.5 secs. @ 105.7 mph  
Jaguar XJR 4.5   12.6 secs @ 117.2 mph  
Porsche 911 turbo 4.4   12.8 secs @ 112.6 mph  
Ferrari 355 4.9   13.3 secs @ 107.2 mph  
Lotus Espirit V-8 4.4   13.0 secs @ 102.8 mph  
'88 Mustang GT 6.3      
88 Turbo T-Bird 8.0      
1983 Mustang SVO 4-cyl turbo 7.73   15.84 secs @ 89mph  
'88 Toyota Supra Turbo 6.4      
'87 Porsche 944 S 6.8      
'87 Porsche 928 S4 5.3      
'88 Merkur XRA4TI 7.9      
'88 Mazda MX-6 GT Turbo 8.1      
'87 Dodge Shelby Charger Turbo 6.7      
'87 Camaro IROC - Z 7.1      
'87 Buick GNX 4.7      
'88 Acura Integra LS 8.8      
'86 Callaway Turbo Vette 4.7      
'87 Lincoln Mark VII LSC 8.0      
'87 Merkur Scorpio 9.6      
'71 Boss 351 5.8      
'71 Mustang 429 CJ 6.5      
'68 Mustang GT 427 6.3      
'67 Mustang GT 390 7.5      
'66 Mustang 6 Cyl . 14.3      
'65 Mustang GT 289/271 hp 7.6      
'65 Mustang GT 289/210 hp 9.0      
'82 Mustang GT 302 8.1      
'82 Camaro Z28 8.6      
'82 Trans Am 10.6      

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This page was started in 1986. It was put on thecarsource.com on December 25, 1998.

It was updated last on Monday, June 13, 2011. Always looking for data for this page.