What Is the Mustang Sherrod?Last Updated August 4, 2019
The Sherrod is a special Mustang package first introduced by Ford in 2008. In that first model year, two Mustang Sherrod versions were available. The GT 500S included a premium Mustang GT as the base and was equipped with features such as a Billet-type upper and lower grille, side dual exhaust, rear side quarter panel air scoops and a rear ducktail spoiler. Special Sherrod graphics were also incorporated into the design.
Ford also released a V6 300S Mustang Sherrod in 2008, a deluxe Mustang V6 that included a Billet-type lower grille, a Sherrod custom body kit, rear dual exhaust, front lower chin spoiler, rear ducktail spoiler and louvered C pillar window scoops. Additionally, Ford created special badging for the Sherrod V6 300S. The 2008 Mustang Sherrod was sold in a variety of colors, some of the more distinctive of which included Grabber Orange, Silver, and White with blue stripes on the hood, roof and trunk.
The Latest Mustang Sherrod Edition
Ford continued to produce the Mustang Sherrod in the years following the 2008 release. The 2014 version is known as the Sherrod SSVT, a rear-wheel drive vehicle equipped with the legendary 5.0L V8 engine, along with a wide range of features such as four-wheel disc brakes, aluminum wheels and a leather steering wheel.
Where to Find Parts for Your Mustang Sherrod or Other Mustang Models
If you own a more recent Mustang model, such as the Mustang Sherrod or a vintage machine from the 1960s, CJ Pony Parts has the aftermarket parts needed to keep your vehicle on the road and looking its best. Professional Mustang restorers and Mustang owners across the United States have discovered that we carry just about every Mustang part imaginable.
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A special Mustang package known as the Sherrod was first introduced by Ford in 2008. Some features of the package included a billet-type upper and lower grille, side dual exhaust and a rear ducktail spoiler. The 2008 Mustang Sherrod came in a variety of colors such as Grabber Orange, Silver and White.
While there were rumors of a Mustang station wagon in the 1960s, nothing ever seemed to have been produced. A Mustang enthusiast decided to turn a 1965 Mustang Coupe into a 1965 Mustang station wagon. You have to see it to believe it.
Available on several Mustang between 1983 and 2010 was a five-speed manual transmission known as the T5. The T5 was an effort by Ford to give the Mustang better gas mileage and performance. The T5 was beginning to be phased out in 1995 and was replaced with the TR-3550.
Between 1983 and 1986, the Predator Mustang was manufactured and sold through select dealerships. The brainchild of Tom Solomon, the designer involved with the Shelby and Cobra Mustangs, the Predator Mustang is one of the rarest and most sought-after Fox Body Mustangs due to the limited production numbers.
Created by Sherrod, a Georgia based manufacturer of van conversion kits, is the 500S. This upgrade package available on 2008 Mustangs onward includes a distinctive look, lightweight aluminum air splitter, '60s style billet grille, cold-air intake system, upgraded rims and side exhaust system.