The Ford Shelby GT500 performs in Top 50 in the current ranking list of all Tier 5 cars. Below you will find the best tune settings, what time boosts several Stage 6 parts will give you and also the optimal shift pattern to use with the tunes.
Ford Shelby GT500 Tune & Shift Pattern
Here are all the info at one glance:
|Stage 5||Stage 6|
|Tune & Shift||Nitro: 236/4.0 | FD: 2.31 | Tires: 0/100
Perfect Start (release last dot of 1 before in the countdown) and immediately skip into 3rd gear right after the start. Now use NOS in 3rd and do perfect shifts from here.
|Stage 6 Engine||0.330s|
|Stage 6 Turbo||0.170s|
|Stage 6 Intake||0.150s|
|Stage 6 NOS||0.400s|
|Stage 6 Body||0.430s|
|Stage 6 Tires||0.185s|
|Stage 6 Transmission||0.540s|
To run a time of 10.212s with the Ford Shelby GT500, you will need to have all Stage 5 upgrades installed and all fusion slots filled. Please mind that having less fusion parts can make your car a little slower for each missing fusion part.
A fully maxed Ford Shelby GT500 can get you 7.461s
As you can see above, installing the Stage 6 transmission, body and NOS will give you the biggest time boost on the dyno while Stage 6 intake has the lowest impact on your final time.
You can compare this car with all other cars here in the full time overview table