O Fallon, IL
White · 41,682 miles
Now up for sale in our Houston showroom is this fully-documented original 1969 Ford Mustang Shelby Cobra GT-350. This car is one of only 4 built in its particular configuration in 1969. Of the 2366 1969 Shelbys 963 were GT-350s. 824 of those were Shelby Fastbacks. Of them 448 had FMX Automatic Transmissions. Only 21 of those cars were painted Wimbledon White of which a whopping 5 (yes 5) were ordered with White Knitted Decor Bucket Seats. Of those 5 FOUR were equipped with 3.00:1-geared Traction-Lok rear ends. Those 4 cars were identical. This one is one of them. The owner has lots of documentation on this car so its provenance seems to be indisputable. Originally built for the Hertz Rent-A-Racer program for which only 150 were produced. Originally ordered by S & C Motors in San Francisco it was ordered with the Shelby Cobra GT 350 Fastback option from Ford became a Shelby Cobra 350 GT Fastback at Shelby Automotive Co. Inc. in Southfield MI and was shipped to Cali for delivery. Also on the order sheet are Wimbledon White Automatic Transmission Air Conditioner Traction-Lok Axle Sport Deck Rear Seat Tilt-Away Steering Wheel A.M. Radio and Tinted Glass. Including transportation charges the bottom line on the invoice in 1969 showed a total cost of $5315.77. Obviously a lot has changed since then! However this car has not. It is basically an amazingly well-cared for original car with things today as they were in 1969. Preventive maintenance replacement items like shocks belts hoses and tires havent remained original - which is a good thing because one wouldnt want 48-year old rubber in those areas! This car has a complete Marti report which further documents its history. Once you get past its historic aspects youll find that this car starts easily and drives like youd expect a pristine 68 Shelby GT-350 to. With a deep burble to its exhaust as it exits the center-mount bezel this is one unmistakable muscle car. Underhood the original 351W 4bbl engine idles smoothly and sounds great. Its FMX automatic transmission shifts smoothly and decisively. Inside the original White Clarion Knit Vinyl Hi-Back Bucket Seats are both good looking and surprisingly comfortable. Buy this car for its collector value take it to occasional car meets and show it off win a bunch of trophies and admiring looks and make your grandkids rich as it gets passed down through the family...Just dont let it slip through your opportunity to get THE REAL DEAL before its gone! Options on this 1969 Ford Mustang Shelby Cobra GT-350 include Air Conditioning Aluminum Wheels AM Radio Power Brakes Power Steering Radial Tires Seatbelts Tilt-A-Way Wheel and Clarion Knit Vinyl Interior. For more information on this 1969 Ford Mustang Shelby Cobra GT-350 for sale please call the Houston showroom at (832) 243-6220; or email us at Houston@GatewayClassicCars.com. To see more of it go to our website: www.GatewayClassicCars.com where youll see HD photos and an HD video of it in operation. Alternatively if you want to see it in person come to our Houston Showroom located at 71 Esplanade Blvd Ste. 100 Houston TX 77060.