2015/2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R-C

2015/2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R-C

The Ford Performance Shelby GT350R-C has been engineered and developed by Multimatic Motorsports for Ford Performance as a complete turn-key racing version of the S550 Mustang, suited for ever-escalating levels of competition in production-based motorsport.

The Ford Performance Shelby GT350R-C made its competitive debut in IMSA’s Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge at Watkins Glen, New York in June, 2015. The car won back-to-back races at Mosport and Lime Rock, returning for 2016 for a dominant season en route to championships for Scott Maxwell, Billy Johnson, and Ford.

CHASSIS and SAFETY EQUIPMENT
  • Seam-welded and mass-optimized Shelby GT350R production unibody fitted with FIA-specification Roll-Over Protection System (ROPS)
  • FIA-standard race seat
  • Five-point harness and lateral restraints
  • ATL 79.5 litre (21 US gallon) fuel bladder
  • FIA/IMSA-compliant fire suppression system
ENGINE
  • Naturally-aspirated Ford quad-cam, dry-sump V8 with flat-plane crankshaft, 5.2l displacement, assembled by Roush Yates Engines
  • Bosch MS5.0 ECU with engine calibration optimized for endurance racing
  • Stainless steel tuned Ford Performance Racing Parts exhaust
DRIVELINE
  • Tremec close-ratio, six-speed manual gearbox
  • Ford Performance Racing Parts adjustable-ramp limited-slip differential
ELECTRICAL
  • Bespoke MIL-spec, route-optimized wiring harness
  • MoTeC Power Distribution Module
  • Onboard MoTeC datalogger
BRAKES
  • Brembo four-piston front and rear calipers with fully-floating, slotted rotors (380mm front / 355mm rear)
  • Race-tuned Bosch ABS controller
SUSPENSION
  • Adjustable coilover MacPherson struts with race-specific bushings, ball joints and Multimatic DSSV® adjustable cartridge-type dampers
  • Ford Mustang rear multi-link IRS (independent rear suspension) with race-specific bushings, ball joints and Multimatic DSSV® adjustable dampers
  • Blade-adjustable front and rear anti-roll bars
WHEELS, TIRES, RUNNING GEAR
  • 18×10.5″ BBS multi-spoke aluminum wheels