Enthusiasts 1968 Shelby GT500KR With 22k Miles Discovered In Orchard!

21:02  26 june  2018
21:02  26 june  2018 Source:   hotrod.com

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This pristine, unrestored 1968 Shelby GT 500 KR was found in New Jersey orchard with only 21,990 miles on the odometer. Check out the Calypso Coral 1970 Boss 429 Mustang discovered in Alabama earlier this month here!

1968 Shelby GT 500 KR With 22 k Miles Discovered In Orchard ! Shelby Mustang - Wikipedia - en.wikipedia.org. The Shelby Mustang is a high performance variant of the Ford Mustang which was built by Shelby American from 1965 to 1968 , and from 1969 to 1970 by Ford.

You guys must be getting tired of reading about barn finds that really weren't found in a barn on a farm. Well we have a legit barn find, found on a peach farm in southern New Jersey. This 1968 Shelby GT500KR has been hiding for the last 42 years tucked away down on the farm and has recently broken cover. Sadly, that has come about with the passing of its owner, Art Winner. Purchased in 1976, he was only the second owner of this exceptionally well-preserved Shelby.

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Muscle Mustangs & Fast Fords. Featured Vehicles. 1968 Shelby GT 500 KR With 22 k Miles Discovered In Orchard ! John Machaqueiro. June 29, 2018. You guys must be getting tired of reading about barn finds that really weren't found in a barn on a farm.

The 1968 Shelby GT 500 KR was indeed worthy of its name, boasting incredible horsepower, a luxurious interior, and the meanest Mustang redesign yet. As a result, the GT 500 KR quickly became a favorite of car-savvy Hollywood actors, and it remains a Hollywood favorite to this day.

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Originally delivered to Pletcher Ford, which was just outside of Philadelphia, the Shelby spent the first few years in Pennsylvania until it was purchased by him and registered in New Jersey. Art was very secretive about this particular car and didn't drive it much, so it sat. Over the years, he logged very few miles on the odometer, totalling just a scant 21,990 miles. The time he spent behind the wheel was usually limited to quick trips on the local roads in his area. Once he was done, it was tucked back in storage.

While the car is covered in dirt, a close inspection reveals an incredibly solid hit-free body still wearing all its original sheet metal and paint. The 428 Cobra Jet engine is numbers matching, as is the rear. While those are original, the gearbox was changed at some point, as were some pieces under the hood, but overall it is in excellent condition. The interior is equally original, and while quite dirty, also exceptionally well preserved.

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1968 Shelby GT 500 KR . New in unopened package. I do combine shipping! Thanks for looking! Price reduction!!!! Up for sale is the EXTREMELY RARE Mustang Magazine 1/18 scale 1968 Ford Shelby GT 500 KR in the special order color of WT 5185.

1968 Ford Shelby Mustang GT 500 KR 9726 Miles Bright Yellow Convertible 428 Cobra.air conditioning. Discovered in Greenville, Ohio barn in 2014 by the original family after it had been parked and forgotten there since 1976.

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This car, along with another Mustang, and some property were part of his estate that is in the process of being liquidated. The proceeds from the sale of these items, as per Art's wishes, are to be given to a number of charities. We can report that as you read this, the Shelby is now headed to a new home in the Midwest, where we've been assured that what you see is going to be preserved. There are no plans for a restoration. Look for a more in-depth feature with more photos soon!

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This Shelby GT500 Convertible Stuffed in a Garage Is One of Just 335 In Existence .
That's one hell of a barn find.Cotter was driving around searching for interesting cars on the side of the road when he came across a neglected 1965 Mustang coupe parked in the front yard of a house. Upon further investigation, he discovered the owner had a much more interesting Mustang stashed in the garage: A 1970 Shelby GT500 convertible. One of just 335 examples ever built, it's an incredibly rare and special piece of American muscle not often seen in such disheveled condition.

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