1968 SHELBY GT500 E CONTINUATION FASTBACK - 151329 Sold* at Palm Beach 2013 - Lot #768 1968 SHELBY GT500 E CONTINUATION FASTBACK https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/151329/151329_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #768

1968 SHELBY GT500 E CONTINUATION FASTBACK

Auction Palm Beach 2013
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 768
Year 1968
Make SHELBY
Model GT500 E
Style CONTINUATION FASTBACK
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN FLA67283
Exterior Color BLACK/GRAY
Interior Color BLACK/GRAY
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 427
Transmission 6-SPEED MANUAL
Description

Lot #768 - Licensed Shelby Continuation GT500 E performance model CSE 065. This exquisite vehicle has been pampered by its original owner, Wayne Huizenga Jr. Completed by Unique Performance, under license by Shelby American. Rare reverse color combination of Ebony Black with Pepper Gray Shelby stripes. Has a 427cid stroker all-aluminum Windsor engine, built by Keith Craft Racing. Fuel delivery is handled by a FAST programmable fuel injection system and DC&O individual throttle body intake manifold. Power is coupled to the wheels through a heavy duty Tremec TKO 600 5-speed manual transmission with upgraded hydraulic clutch, down to the Currie built nodular 9" rear axle with 3.25 gears. A custom front coilover suspension, full sub-frame chassis bracing and custom rear pushrod coilover suspension. Has a full set of Shelby signature Baer 13" front and 12" rear brakes. Shelby signature Auto Meter gauges, high back leather Shelby signature seats, 5-point racing harness, air conditioning and an upgraded stereo system appoint the interior adding to driving enjoyment. The upgraded Be Cool radiator package keeps the high performance engine operating efficiently in the Florida heat and humidity, even with the air conditioning running. The vehicle is also equipped with an upgraded 22-gallon Rick's Hotrods stainless fuel cell for additional driving range. Glove box and car cover personally hand signed by Carroll Shelby. **TITLED AS 2012 ASPT (ASSEMBLED FROM PARTS)**
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