1968 SHELBY GT500 CONVERTIBLE - 137585Sold* at Scottsdale 2013 - Lot #1324 1968 SHELBY GT500 CONVERTIBLE//cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/137585/137585_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1968 SHELBY GT500 CONVERTIBLE
MUSCLE CARS - CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Lot #1324 - One of only 158 with this paint/trim combination and one of only 402 GT500 convertibles made in 1968. This early production 1968 Shelby GT500 convertible is truly a beauty. Originally ordered to Watkins Ford in Scottsdale, AZ. Finished in Wimbledon White with black interior bucket seats, this Shelby is the recipient of a rotisserie restoration and finished in the highest quality. What makes this car special is that it is one of only a few convertibles ordered with factory air. Powered by a 428cid Police Interceptor V8 rated at 360hp with a C-6 automatic transmission and a 715cfm Holley carburetor mounted on an aluminum manifold. Other factory options include power steering, power front brakes, air conditioning, tachometer and trip odometer, tinted glass and wheel well moldings. The sale includes a Deluxe Marti Report and restoration receipts.
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