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Snakebit: Shelby Unveils Two Super Snake Models

Weekend tribute to bring out wide-bodied Mustang prototypes, F-150 street truck.

by on May.19, 2017

The Shelby Super Snake Wide-Bodied Mustang Concept is designed for serious road racing.

Racer, raconteur, entrepreneur, Carroll Shelby had a nearly half-century affiliation with the Ford Mustang, and almost precisely five years after his death, the company that bears his name has revealed two new high-performance models in his honor.

Fittingly, that includes both the Super Snake Mustang Concept, as well as the Ford F-150-based Super Snake Street Truck. Both will take their formal public bow at a special tribute to Shelby over the weekend, a timely event considering Shelby passed on to the great race track in the sky on May 10, 2012.

Performance!

“The ‘Shelby Super Snake’ badge carries tremendous prestige because every vehicle that wears it represents the pinnacle of performance,” proclaims Gary Patterson, president of Las Vegas-based Shelby American.

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