2009 Ford Shelby GT-500 Data & Specifications

2009 Shelby GT500 Technical Specifications

Specifications as published by Ford Motor Company.

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Construction Unitized welded steel body, aluminum hood
Type V-8
Manufacturing location Romeo, Michigan
Configuration Iron Block and Aluminum Heads
Intake manifold Cast-aluminum with Roots-type supercharger and air-to-water intercooler
Exhaust manifold Cast iron
Crankshaft Forged steel
Throttle Body Dual 60 mm, electronic
Valvetrain DOHC, 4 valves per cylinder
Valve diameter Intake: 37.0 mm; Exhaust: 32.0 mm
Pistons Forged aluminum
Connecting Rods Cracked forged steel I-beams
Ignition Coil-on-plug
Bore x stroke 3.552 x 4.165 in. / 90.22 x 105.8 mm
Displacement 330 cu. in. / 5,409 cc
Horsepower 500 hp @ 6,000 rpm
Torque 480 lb.-ft. @ 4,500 rpm
Compression ratio 8.4:1
Redline 6,250 rpm
Idle Speed in Neutral 750 rpm
Engine control system Spanish oak PCM
Recommended fuel Premium only
Fuel capacity 16.0 gallons
Fuel Injection Electronic returnless sequential
Oil capacity 6.5 quarts 5W-50 Full Synthetic
Coolant capacity 21 quarts
Layout Rear-wheel drive
Standard (Type) Tremec TR6060 6-speed manual
Gear Ratios
1st 2.97
2nd 1.78
3rd 1.3
4th 1.0
5th 0.80
6th 0.63
Final Drive 3.31
Front Reverse-L independent MacPherson strut, 34-mm tubular stabilizer bar
Rear Three-link solid axle with coil springs, Panhard rod, 24-mm solid stabilizer bar
Type Rack and pinion with power assist
Ratio 15.7:1
Steering column Tilt
Type Four wheel power disc with four-channel anti-lock braking system (ABS), electronic brake force distribution (EBD) and traction control
Front Brembo 14-inch diameter vented discs, four-piston aluminum calipers
Rear 11.8-inch diameter vented discs, two-piston calipers
Tires P255/45Z18 front tires, P285/40ZR18 rear tires
Wheels 18 x 9.5-inch machined aluminum wheels with SVT center caps
FUEL ECONOMY (city/hwy)
5.4-liter V-8 6-Speed Manual 2009 MY info N/A
DIMENSIONS (inches unless otherwise noted)
Wheelbase 107.1
Overall length 188.0
Overall width 73.9
Overall height 54.5 Coupe; 55.7 Convertible
Track width, front/rear 61.9 / 62.5
Ground clearance 5.71
Seating capacity 4 passenger
Front row 38.6 Coupe; 38.8 Convertible
Second row 35.0 Coupe; 36.3 Convertible
Front row 42.7 Coupe; 42.7 Convertible
Second row 31.0 Coupe; 30.3 Convertible
Shoulder room
Front row 55.4 Coupe; 55.4 Convertible
Second row 53.3 Coupe; 45.0 Convertible
Hip room
Front row 53.6 Coupe; 53.6 Convertible
Second row 46.7 Coupe; 45.4 Convertible
Cargo Volume 12.3 cu. ft., Coupe; 9.7 cu. ft., Convertible
Curb weight, pounds
Coupe 3,920 pounds
Convertible 4,040 pounds
Weight distribution (f/r) 58/42
Safety belts Load-limiting seat belts with pretensioners and height-adjustable shoulder belts for front seating positions (coupe); Three-point safety belts for all seating positions; BeltMinder™ safety-belt reminder chime
Air bags Seat-deployed side air bags for driver and front passenger; Dual-stage driver and front-passenger air bags with crash-severity sensor, driver-seat-position sensor and front-passenger weight sensor
Child safety LATCH anchors for rear outboard seats
Brakes Anti-lock braking system (ABS);Traction-control system
Fuel Inertia-activated shutoff switch for fuel pump
Security SecuriLock™ passive anti-theft system; Remote keyless entry; Separate alarm sounder; Anti-tow sensor; Ultrasonic interior motion sensor; Perimeter anti-theft battery
Audio system Shaker 500: AM/FM stereo with six-disc CD/MP3 capable player with eight speakers
Badging Unique GT500
Top Black cloth (Convertible only)
Exhaust Tuned dual stainless steel
Fascia Unique GT500 color-keyed front and rear
Fog lamps Front
Grille Unique upper with Cobra emblem
Hood Unique with heat extractors
Locking Remote keyless entry
Spoiler Unique color-keyed decklid spoiler
Trim Over-the-top ” LeMans” stripes and “GT500” side stripes (Coupe)
“GT500” side stripes (Convertible)
Trunk “Fix a Flat” tire repair kit
Air conditioning Manual
Console Center with full armrest and storage
Cupholders 2
Door trim inserts Soft vinyl
Floor mats Front, color-keyed with driver-side retention hook
Instrument cluster Includes boost gauge and message center, SVT graphics
Map pockets Front doors
Power points 2
Scuff plates Door sills, with bright SVT script insert
Seats Leather sport buckets; 6-way power adjustable driver seat with power lumbar and 2-way adjustable head restraint
Shift knob Unique with leather shift boot and parking brake handle
Steering wheel Leather-wrapped with unique thumb pads, adjustable for tilt
Windows/door locks Power
“LeMans” stripes Coupe only
“GT500” side stripes Coupe, Convertible
Shaker 1000 1000 watt audio system: AM/FM stereo, in-dash six-disc CD/MP3 player, 10 speakers
Satellite radio SIRIUS® Satellite Radio
GT500 Premium Interior Trim Package Wrapped and stitched instrument panel brow and center condole with upgraded door armrest, electrochromic rearview mirror and aluminum pedal covers
Paint/stripe colors
Torch Red with Oxford White, Ebony or Satin Silver stripes
Alloy Metallic with Satin Silver stripes
Vista Blue with Oxford White stripes
Performance White with Vista Blue, Alloy or Ebony stripes
Grabber Orange with Oxford White or Ebony stripes
Ebony Clearcoat with Oxford White or Alloy stripes
Vapor with Ebony stripes
Convertible top Black cloth
INTERIOR Charcoal Black/Charcoal Black
Charcoal Black/Crimson Red
Specifications subject to change.

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