1970 SHELBY GT500 2 DOOR FASTBACK - 101974 Did Not Meet Reserve* at Palm Beach 2011 - Lot #645.2 1970 SHELBY GT500 2 DOOR FASTBACK http://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/101974/101974_Front_3-4_Web.JPG
Lot #645.2

1970 SHELBY GT500 2 DOOR FASTBACK

Auction Palm Beach 2011
Reserve RESERVE
Status Did Not Meet Reserve
Price
Lot 645.2
Year 1970
Make SHELBY
Model GT500
Style 2 DOOR FASTBACK
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 0F02R483238
Exterior Color GREEN
Interior Color BLACK
Cylinders V8
Engine Size 427
Transmission 4-SPEED MANUAL
Description

Lot #645.2 - Here is a rare and unique Shelby GT500. Upon delivery the first owner installed a 427 Tunnel Port engine. The car has been a drag racer all of its life. Documented in the Shelby Registry. Photograph on the front cover of the 1987 Registry Book jacket. This car was also featured on the front cover of Super Ford 1987 August issue. The article inside is titled "Born to be Wild," by Dr. John Craft. The car was sold new at Johnny Bolton Ford in Central Florida, where it remained its entire life. 7,232 original miles and mostly original paint.