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ClassicsThis Stored 1967 Shelby GT500 Is A Complete Time Warp

18:36  25 february  2019
18:36  25 february  2019 Source:   autoclassics.com

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This striking GT 500 was only three years old before the owner sought storage somewhere in Alabama, effectively preserving what rolled Considering the value of a well-restored ’67 GT 500 is , according to Hagerty, upwards of 0,000 (and in 2013 the one of a kind 1967 Shelby GT 500 Super Snake sold

The only 1967 Shelby Mustang GT 500 Super Snake ever built is coming up for sale next month at a Mecum auction. Equipped with a GT40-style His GT 500 was a little unusual in that it came with a parchment interior instead of black, the more common choice for a Nightmist Blue metallic body The

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In 1967, a small run of only 2048 Shelby GT500s were produced and, according to a Marti report, only eight boasted the exact specifications of this beast currently up for sale.

This striking GT500 was only three years old before the owner sought storage somewhere in Alabama, effectively preserving what rolled off the original Ford dealer's lot. This incredible (true) survivor remained untouched until 2005, when it was woken from its slumber to undergo a complete rehabilitation.

The 355-horsepower 428 Cobra-Jet V8 has been fully rebuilt, along with its two 4BBL Holley carburetors. Being sure to preserve originality under the hood, only correct parts were used for components that had to be replaced. Everything that could be preserved was given a sympathetic tune-up, and documentation of the restoration was well kept.

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Update 1/15/2019: This 1967 Shelby Mustang GT 500 Super Snake ended up selling for a staggering .2 million at Mecum's Kissimmee auction last weekend, doubling estimates The only 1967 Shelby Mustang GT 500 Super Snake ever This Stored 1967 Shelby GT 500 Is A Complete Time Warp .

When you are offered the chance to shoot an original 1967 Shelby GT 500 from the film Gone In 60 Seconds, signed by Nicolas Cage; otherwise known as This was completely surreal for me because since I was a kid, I have seen the movie plenty of times and idolized the film and the car. I had only a

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The original C6 3-speed transmission and 3.50:1 geared TractionLoc 9 inch rear end are in good shape, as is the interior of the car. The factory comfort-weave bucket seats, Shelby wood steering wheel, and original carpets show only mild fading and the gauges are clear and bright.

Considering the value of a well-restored ’67 GT500 is, according to Hagerty, upwards of $250,000 (and in 2013 the one of a kind 1967 Shelby GT500 Super Snake sold for $1.3 Million), it is not that surprising that the price tag on this survivor is nearly $400,000.

Its certainly not beholding of a mirror polished finish, and neither is it a one off car, but the unmarked factory sheetmetal and original paint allows for an unprecedented look into the past.

With all original glass and lenses, factory emblems, and even the original dealers badge on the tail – this truly remarkable car will surely cast a lasting impression on anyone who sees it.

Hosted by Streetside Classics, the 428 powered GT500 can be found on eBay here.

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