1968 SHELBY GT500 CONVERTIBLE - 98070 Sold* at Scottsdale 2011 - Lot #1282 1968 SHELBY GT500 CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/98070/98070_Front_3-4_Web.JPG
Lot #1282

1968 SHELBY GT500 CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2011
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1282
Year 1968
Make SHELBY
Model GT500
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 8T03S149495
Exterior Color
Interior Color
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 428
Transmission AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #1282 - This Shelby GT500 convertible is one of just 402 built and is the recipient of a highest quality restoration in the 1990's. It was re-finished in its factory original Candyapple Red non-metallic with black. Interior color combination, contrasted with a white power softtop and white stripes. This car is equipped with factory power steering, power brakes, tilt-away steering column, C6 heavy duty automatic transmission, the interior decor group, in-dash tachometer, oil pressure gauge and voltage meter. The 428cid V8 was upgraded in-period with a Ford dual quad intake, manifold and 600cfm 4-barrel carburetors, while the original 15x6 steel wheels were replaced with the optional Shelby 15x7 10-spoke aluminum wheels during the restoration. Included with the car is extensive history form the Shelby American World Registry, full Marti Report and Eminger invoice, photographs of the car and more.
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