1968 SHELBY GT500 CONVERTIBLE - 43733 Sold* at Scottsdale 2007 - Lot #1290.2 1968 SHELBY GT500 CONVERTIBLE http://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/43733/43733_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1290.2

1968 SHELBY GT500 CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2007
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1290.2
Year 1968
Make SHELBY
Model GT500
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 8T03S17798602444
Exterior Color RED
Interior Color BLACK
Cylinders V8
Engine Size 428
Transmission AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #1290.2 - This Candy Apple red 1968 GT500 Shelby convertible is the lowest mileage 68 GT500 Convertible in existence. This all original, historic vehicle is a fully documented 100 point 7,465 mile survivor that was retrieved from 30 years of storage in 2000. It retains all of its original dealership delivery and purchase documents from the first owner. It was showcased in Hemmings Mustang Market in March of 2004. The article was written by the SAAC representative that unearthed this all original 40 year time capsule. 2444 has a documented history that has been confirmed and it was awarded the prestigious concours Chairman's Award at SAAC31. One of 12 in this configuration with the most desirable color combination and option list. A truly advanced investment grade museum piece, being sold from the private collection of an active longtime Shelby American Auto Club member.