Wednesday, April 23, 2014

2007 Shelby GT Mustang Serial Number 1

2007 Shelby Mustang

2007 Shelby GT Mustang Serial Number 1

Sale Price: $600,000.00
Auction: Barrett-Jackson Auction Company
Location: 2007 Scottsdale, Arizona
Lot Number: 1300

4.6 Liter V8 with Shelby performance, suspension and appearance upgrades. Serial #001 and the first Shelby GT offered to the public. Proceeds of the sale will benefit the Carroll Shelby Children's Foundation.

The Shelby GT is the newest performance Mustang to join the lineup, and will begin production at Shelby Automobiles in Las Vegas January 2007. The Shelby GT Mustang combines the best in classic Shelby looks and Ford Racing Performance Parts for a well-balanced, corner-carving Mustang that is equally at home on the track or the street. These cars start life as a Mustang GT at the factory in Flat Rock, Michigan and are shipped to Las Vegas for modification by Shelby. Ford Racing power and handling upgrade packages increase performance by approx 25hp, and lower the car 1.5" while tightening the suspension and improving handling. The car is also fitted with a Hurst short throw shifter and X-pipe exhaust. Some key Shelby design components include hood scoop, hood pins, grille insert, sill plate and floor mats, "Shelby GT" side stripe, "Shelby" badging on trunk lid, and a custom authentication plate on the dash. The Shelby GT will be available in white or black only, with silver LeMans stripes. White cars will be built with polished 18" wheels, while black cars will have black 18" wheels. This special edition Mustang will be available in both manual and automatic transmission.

Source:  Barrett-Jackson Auction Company

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