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THE ESSENTIALS
Owner: Demitrios Karabinis
Location: Modesto, CA
Vehicle: 2007 Shelby GT500
Power: 655HP / 590 lb-ft

ENGINE MODIFICATIONS

Ford Racing Eaton-style supercharger
Ford Racing SVT 113mm Cold
Air Intake
Ford Racing 113mm MAS
Ford Racing Open Port Hi Flow
Throttle Body
Ford Racing Headers
MRT Downpipe
MRT X-Pipe
MRT Catalytic Converter
MRT Custom Muffler

ENGINE MANAGEMENT
SCT Xcalibrator 2 Programmer with custom MRT/Ford Racing Software

WHEELS & TIRES
Shelby CS66 Signature Series
20x9.5-inch (f)
20x10-inch (r)
Pirelli P-Zero
255/35ZR20 (f)
275/35ZR20 (r)

SUSPENSION
Ford SVT dampers with Eibach Pro Kit
Eibach Front & Rear Sway Bars
SVT Racing Front Strut Bar
Maximum Motorsports Rear
Control Arms
Maximum Motorsports Adjustable Rear
Differential Torque Bar
Maximum Motorsports Billet Caster Kit
Maximum Motorsports Control
Arm Bushings

BRAKES
Baer/Shelby 6-Piston / 14.5-inch
Baer SS Braided Brake lines

EXTERIOR
3D Carbon Mustang Window Scoops
3D Carbon Side Body Scoops
3D Carbon Side Skirts
3D Carbon Front Lip
MRT-Direct Rear Window Louvers
Billet Upper and Lower Grilles

INTERIOR
Katzkin Orange /Black
Upholstery by Stitch Corp
MRT Custom Hurst-Style
Shift Knob
Dynamat Extreme and Dynaliner
SPP Billet Interior Accessories
Shelby Limited Edition cluster
Stewart Warner Oil Pressure
Stewart Warner Water Temp
Stewart Warner Boost Gauge

AUDIO / MULTIMEDIA
Arc Audio IDX 3-way Crossover
Arc Audio KS 900.6 Amplifier
Custom Birch Sub Enclosure
Dynaudio MD-102 tweeters x2
Dynaudio MW-152 Mid Range x2
Dynaudio MW-172 Mid Bass x2
Subwoofer Arc Audio Arc10D2 x4
Two BatCap 400 series
Batteries x2

SPONSORS
Ford Racing
Shelby Motorsports
Shelby Performance Parts
Shelby Wheel Company
Pirelli Tires
MRT
3-D Carbon
SCT Programmers
Eibach
Baer Brakes
AeroCatch/Coast Fab
Dynamat
Scosche
Peripheral
Mothers Polish
Maximum Motorsports
Katzkin
StitchCorp
Select Products
Phoenix Graphix
Stewart-Warner

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