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1968 Shelby GT500 for sale 101538612
1968 Shelby GT500
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1968 Shelby GT500

Fastback Car for sale by Chrome Reflections MotorCars in Longview, Texas 75601

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Classic Car Overview

1968 Shelby GT500 CJ 428-4V Police Interceptor (4-speed Manual)

One of the last Shelbys to be finished at Shelby America… This Shelby GT500 isn’t just a cool collector’s piece, it is also a great driving and sounding muscle car. 

This GT500 has lived in Texas since the day it was sold, and like most vehicles in Texas, it was ordered with A/C (the A/C works great and blows cold).


The car is mostly original and is numbers matching. There were some changes made to it over the years to improve the drivability of the car, including the addition of an MSD Ignition, which gives you increased fuel economy, faster starts, more power, and smoother running performance with a more even idle. Magnaflow exhaust was also added. (Both of these additions really get you excited as soon as you turn the key.) The radiator was replaced with an aluminum radiator – another great addition to make the car more drivable (original radiator comes with the purchase of the car). 

One other alteration is the blue racing stripes. The car was originally solid Wimbledon White, but the previous owner decided to add the stripes for more eye appeal. 

The interior is largely original, except for the steering wheel and the radio (original steering wheel and radio also come with the purchase of the car).

Records that come with the car include – the Marti Report, ownership history (including sale and purchase prices/dates), repair/upgrade receipts, documentation of the motor rebuild (including Dyno sheet and pictures) and a Certificate of Authenticity confirming Carroll Shelby’s autograph above the glove box is genuine.

** This GT500 is in the Shelby Registry. **

** Don’t forget to ask for a link to view higher resolution pictures.**

Factory Specs:

VIN Breakdown:
8 – 1968
T – Built at Metuchen 
02 – Shelby Fastback
S – 428-4V Engine GT-500
69,236 – Mustang scheduled for production at Metuchen
806 – Shelby scheduled for production

DATA Plate Breakdown:
63B – Shelby Fastback
M – Wimbledon White Paint Ford# 1619-A
6F – Saddle Décor Bucket Seats
26B – Scheduled for build February 26, 1968
8D2575 – Home Office Reserve ordering district under Domestic Special Order Number 2575
6 – 3.00 Standard rear axle ratio
5 – Four-Speed Manual Transmission

Stats:
This car was 1 of : 442 with this paint code, 55 with this paint/trim combination, 405 with this engine and transmission, 1,020 ordered as GT-500 cars and 90 ordered as GT-500 with 4-Speed & A/C. 

NO DEALER FINANCING. For financing contact JJ Best Banc & Co.

All Texas residents are subject to sales tax.

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Vehicle Specifications

  • VIN
    8T02S16923600806
  • Classic Car ID
    101538612
  • Stock Number
    600806
  • Category
    Muscle & Pony Cars
  • Body Style
    Fastback
  • New/Used
    Used
  • Mileage
    83,293 miles
  • Engine
    8 Cylinder
  • Condition
    Finished
  • Drivetrain
    2 wheel drive - rear
  • Transmission
    4 Speed Manual
  • Exterior Color
    White

Dealer Disclosure
Vehicles are sold AS IS, with no warranty.

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