|Ford Shelby Cobra GT500
According to a press release today, Ford has revealed that the next generation Cobra will be called the "Ford Shelby Cobra GT500". The press release was aimed toward showing off the release of the new SVT Sport Trac Adrenalin a 390 horsepower SUT to be produced in 2006. Also it was stated the new Cobra will go on sale at the same time and that the Adrenalin will have a new six speed automatic transmission....could we also assume the Cobra will have this option? Below is an excerpt of that press release mentioning the new Cobra.
"Adrenalin showcases Ford's plans to produce in 2007 the first sport truck offering the combination of uncompromised utility, four-passenger capability and true performance. Along with the Ford Shelby Cobra GT500 - which will go on sale in 2006 - Adrenalin will continue SVT's product momentum that has been growing since the introduction of the acclaimed Ford GT super car in 2004"
Click here for the full Adrenalin Press Release