Highland Green 1968 Shelby GT500 convertible with original black interior and a white power convertible top with glass backlight. This rare, one of only 402 produced, unrestored GT500 convertible spent its whole life in dry and sunny Arizona which accounts for its completely original sheet metal resulting in doors, hood and trunk lid that open and fit like when it was new.
This Shelby is believed to have 86,000 actual miles with 3 known owners, one of which owned the car for over 34 years and the previous owner enjoyed it for the last 13 years of the life of this rare piece of Shelby history is documented with many service records, receipts, Shelby fender tag, build sheet and Marti report. Powered by the original matching numbers freshly rebuilt 428 PI engine, C6 automatic transmission and 9 inch rear with 3.50 axle ratio and limited slip differential. All of the original Shelby body appointments are in place and in great shape as well as the
fog-lamps and emblems. The exterior chrome and stainless trim is in excellent original condition.
This original Shelby Mustang is riding on the correct Shelby 10-spoke wheels with Goodyear Speedway raised white letter tires for timeless good looks.
Stunning Highland Green paint (code R) Like new white power convertible top with glass backlit. Arizona preservation car since new. White GT500 accent stripes Ordered with bright wheel lip moldings & correct 10-spoke wheels with Shelby Goodyear Speedway 350 white letter tires. Car won second place in class at annual national Shelby (SAAC) event.
Original black decor bucket seats Center console with woodgrain trim Ordered with Interior Decor Group Correct shifter Tilt away steering column Tachometer and Trip Odometer Visibility Group AM radio Original steering wheel
Original matching-numbers 428 PI engine with only 2000 miles since a complete rebuild Cobra valve covers and air cleaner Power steering Power front disc brakes C6 automatic transmission 9 inch rear with 3.50 rear axle ratio Limited-slip differential Extra cooling package
Amazing floor plans, Frame rails, torque boxes, trunk overhangs, etc.
Full set of very specific and documented service history on the car, lots of original paperwork.