1968 SHELBY GT500 CONVERTIBLE - 98070Sold* at Scottsdale 2011 - Lot #1282 1968 SHELBY GT500 CONVERTIBLE//cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/98070/98070_Front_3-4_Web.JPG
1968 SHELBY GT500 CONVERTIBLE
MUSCLE CARS - CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
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.
The names Barrett-Jackson, Barrett-Jackson.com, and all associated graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are trademarks, registered trademarks or trade dress of Barrett-Jackson Auction Co. LLC or its affiliates.