Watch this Shelby GT500 Go Flat-Out on the Autobahn [video]
Here in the U.S., a highway without a speed limit is something out of our wildest fantasies. Just another sign of the man trying to hold us down, if you ask me. But in Europe (more specifically the German Autobahn), speed limits are a thing of the past.
Taking advantage of all this free speed, the folks over at Autoblog.nl took to the Autobahn in a sexy new Mustang Shelby GT500. The purpose of this well-documented test was to see just how fast they can take the GT500 on the open road. You know, for science.
Of course, top speed for the Shelby, Ford says, is somewhere near the 200 mph mark. But can it really manage such a speed on open roads? Watch below to find out: