Ford Shelby Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Ford Shelby clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 132 mm (5.2 in)
    • Offroad abilities: below average
    • Ride height per person: 33 mm (1.3 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 100 — 112 mm (3.9 — 4.4 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
    • Clearance to tire height: 132 mm / 104 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 132 mm / 483 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 144 mm
    • Difference with world average: -29 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • GT 500 5.4 V8 — 3.8 hp/mm
  • GT 500 5.8 V8 — 5.7 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • GT 500 5.4 V8 — 4.8 Nm/mm
  • GT 500 5.8 V8 — 7.3 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • GT 500 5.4 V8 — 11 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • GT 500 5.8 V8 — 9 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    GT 500 5.4 V8 145 mm
    (5.7 in)
    27 mm/L 112 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -11% 10.2
    GT 500 5.8 V8 118 mm
    (4.6 in)
    20 mm/L 85 mm
    (3.3 in)
    -36% 8.4
    Vehicle GT 500 5.4 V8
    Clearance 145 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 27 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 112 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -11%
    Ride height to car height 10.2%
    Vehicle GT 500 5.8 V8
    Clearance 118 mm (4.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 20 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 85 mm (3.3 in)
    Difference from world average -36%
    Ride height to car height 8.4%

    Quick notes on Ford Shelby clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 132 mm (5.2 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 33 mm (1.3 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 100 — 112 mm (3.9 — 4.4 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance to tire height: 132 mm / 104 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 132 mm / 483 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 144 mm
      • Difference with world average: -29 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • GT 500 5.8 V8 — 5.7 hp/mm
  • GT 500 5.4 V8 — 3.8 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • GT 500 5.8 V8 — 7.3 Nm/mm
  • GT 500 5.4 V8 — 4.8 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • GT 500 5.8 V8 — 9 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • GT 500 5.4 V8 — 11 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    GT 500 5.8 V8 118 mm
    (4.6 in)
    20 mm/L 85 mm
    (3.3 in)
    -36% 8.5
    GT 500 5.4 V8 145 mm
    (5.7 in)
    27 mm/L 112 mm
    (4.4 in)
    -11% 10.5
    Vehicle GT 500 5.8 V8
    Clearance 118 mm (4.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 20 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 85 mm (3.3 in)
    Difference from world average -36%
    Ride height to car height 8.5%
    Vehicle GT 500 5.4 V8
    Clearance 145 mm (5.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 27 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 112 mm (4.4 in)
    Difference from world average -11%
    Ride height to car height 10.5%