“Look through the windscreen or savour the noise of its violent sports exhaust and it’s a wild ride, one to have your heart rattling the inside of your ribcage.” See what else BBC Top Gear magazine had to say about the CS800 Mustang when the team took it for a spin last month.
In crafting the CS800, we focused on delivering the optimum balance between stability and comfort, employing a unique three-way adjustable suspension setup that is more compliant than the CS700. The exterior modifications include a deep carbon-fibre front splitter and side skirts, prominent ‘Super Snake’ bonnet, a carbon-fibre bootlid with integrated flip-up spoiler, and a sculpted carbon-fibre rear valance that houses the large exhaust tips.
Of course, the 5.0-litre V8 has also been upgraded, with a Power Package that uses a [...]
Clive Sutton, one of London’s leading supercar and luxury car dealers, has been officially appointed as UK distributor for high-performance Shelby vehicles. The variety of Shelby-tuned cars and trucks sourced for UK clients is set to include the 750hp F-150 Road Truck pick-up, as well as the 50th anniversary European Mustang Super Snake with up to 750hp.
Sutton will also be importing the incredible F-150 Super Snake, a true ‘super truck’ with a 5.0-litre supercharged V8 producing 750hp. The vehicle includes more than 45 proprietary components, including a polycarbonate bonnet and carbon-fibre air intake, Shelby-exclusive Fox shock absorbers, 18-inch Shelby engraved wheels, and a Shelby-tuned Borla exhaust system.
Only 500 Shelby-tuned F-150 pick-ups will be manufactured, including an extremely limited run of just 150 Super Snake variants. Just two examples of the latter will be coming to the UK, priced [...]
Debut of new 800hp supercharged Sutton Bespoke Mustang at Top Marques Monaco
Sutton CS800 demonstrated to customers around Monaco Grand Prix circuit
Custom Ford F-150 Raptor and Sutton CS500 Mustang package also on display
New CS800 priced from £64,950 (incl. VAT)
The new Sutton CS800 Mustang will be revealed tomorrow at the 2017 Top Marques show in Monaco, establishing a new pinnacle for the Sutton Bespoke Mustang tuning programme. Based on the 5.0-litre V8 model, the CS800 boasts a high-performance supercharger system that increases the engine’s power output to 800hp, delivered through a six-speed manual transmission with the Ford Performance short-shift gear selector.
The CS800’s debut follows the launch of the Sutton [...]
We were happy to participate once again in this year’s Top Marques show in Monaco. This “boutique motor show” hosts a variety of unique vehicles and, for certain exhibitors, the chance to demonstrate vehicles on part of the Grand Prix circuit.
This was an ideal opportunity for us to reveal our latest model Sutton CS800 Mustang to the public. We have been working hard to produce the CS800 Mustang, and Top Marques Monaco was the perfect place to reveal it.
On the first day of Top Marques Monaco, we received a great deal of attention for the CS800 Mustang since the press release was published few days before the event. The Top Marques Monaco was solid proof of the CS800 Mustang’s success. Both visitors and the press were excited to see our in-house developed 800HP engine driving the iconic Ford Mustang. [...]
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For over 20 years we have been involved in the restoration, rebuilding and upgrading of 60’s Mustangs. In particular the Pepper grey GT500 “Eleanor “so named after the remake in 2000 of Gone in 60 seconds starring Nicholas Cage.
The history of “Eleanor”
Eleanor originated in the 1974 film: “Gone in 60 Seconds” made by H.B Toby Haliki. Eleanor is the only Ford Mustang to receive a star title credits in a movie. The original Eleanor was a 1971 fastback cars restyled in 1973 for the film. This was painted on a pale yellow and the film gained cult status in the 70’s.
The 2000 remake of the film was made possible when Denise Maliki the widow of the original film maker licenced the rights to Disney to remake a film by the same name. This time Nicholas Cage has the starring role as the master thief Randall “Memphis “Raines tasked with stealing 50 cars in one [...]
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Top Marques Monaco 2015 showcased our very rare right-hand drive Eleanor. This car isn’t just a replica or a Mustang Fastback upgraded like most you can find for sale. This car is genuine 1967 GT500 with the option of modern driving dynamics to make it a more driveable and dependable experience.
Love cars have reviewed our very special Mustang Shelby GT500 1967 – “The acceleration of the car together with the sound of the engine was insane. The car attracted the attention of everyone who were shooting supercars like Aventador, Koenigsegg and so on. I’ll never forget that moment. Thank you, Clive Sutton for having realised my dream!” By Soluz.