Wednesday, April 23, 2014

1968 Shelby Mustang GT500 Convertible
1968 Shelby Mustang GT500 Convertible

Color: Black
Sale Price: $285,000.00
Auction: Barrett-Jackson Auction Company
Location: 2007 Scottsdale, Arizona
Lot Number: 1025
Shelby Serial Number: 2750

Exterior Color: Raven Black with White Top
Interior Color: Tan (Saddle)
Engine: 428/335hp
Transmission: Automatic

A complete, documented concours restoration of more than 1,000 hours was completed in July 2006 by Shelby and Mustang specialist; Jeff James: Tri-City Mustang Restoration, Inc. All components disassembled, inspected, and restored / replaced to achieve an as new condition. All original body panels and fiberglass retained. All Shelby unique parts restored / retained.

Equipped as she left the factory with all the Shelby equipment (power disk brakes, power steering, competition handling package, shoulder harnesses, integrated roll bar, deluxe interior, unique console and gages, and tilt / tilt away steering column) plus selected options of an automatic transmission, air conditioning and tinted glass.

Passenger side dashboard inscribed and signed by Carroll Shelby: #2750 "Only the Best Wear Black" Carroll Shelby.

This car was the only Shelby GT500 built in 1968 in with Raven Black exterior, saddle interior, white top, and air conditioning.


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