1968 SHELBY GT350 FASTBACK - 161621 Sold* at Scottsdale 2014 - Lot #1281.1 1968 SHELBY GT350 FASTBACK https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/161621/161621_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1281.1   1968 SHELBY GT350 FASTBACK
Auction Scottsdale 2014
Status Sold
Lot 1281.1
Year 1968
Model GT350
*Includes Buyer Commission
VIN 8T02J116111
Exterior Color LIME GOLD
Interior Color BLACK
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 302
Transmission 4-SPEED MANUAL
Lot #1281.1 - Serial #330. Documented in the SAAC Registry. Finished in her original colors, Lime Gold and black interior. Equipped to Shelby specifications, 4-speed, power disc brakes and steering, competition handling package, shoulder harness, integrated roll bar, deluxe interior, console and gauges. Period-correct Shelby 10-spoke rims and a Ford AM/FM stereo were added during her restoration. Original hub caps and AM radio included. This Shelby was ordered in August 1967 but was not delivered until late November 1967 due to an extended strike. As an early production 1968, she has several unique features like dual VIN, non-tilt column, etc. Delivery to her original owner occurred through Marv Tonkin Ford in Portland, OR. Documentation of this Shelby includes original owner's manual, copy of Window Sticker and warranty invoices. A documented ground-up restoration to the highest standards was completed by Tri-City Mustang Restoration, Inc. in June 2009. All components disassembled, inspected and restored/replaced. Restoration documentation and photographic record included. Matching numbers, engine is VIN stamped. All original body panels, fiberglass and floors retained. All difficult to find and expensive parts in place, Cobra S7 intake, Shelby specific 4-speed carburetor, smog equipment, fan clutch, etc. Painstaking level of detail invested to duplicate factory finishes and markings. Dashboard inscribed #330 and "Green with Envy" and signed by Carroll Shelby. Awarded Concours Gold at the SAAC Indiana Spring Fling 2009 and at SAAC 34. Multiple Best of Class and show winner at other SAAC and MCA affiliated club shows. Award documentation from SAAC, judging sheets and certificates will be provided to the new owner. Trophies not included.