Rare and Powerful 1968 Shelby Mustang GT500 Convertible Up for Auction!
Attention classic car enthusiasts and collectors! An extraordinary opportunity awaits as a remarkable 1968 Shelby Mustang GT500 Convertible, with a 4-speed manual transmission, is now up for auction on Bring a Trailer.
This classic gem was built on March 21, 1968, and was originally delivered to Yates-Stevens Ford in Kirkwood, Missouri. A highly sought-after model, it is one of only 402 GT500 convertibles produced for the 1968 model year. The stunning blue exterior paint and white vinyl upholstery add to its allure, making it an eye-catching beauty on the road.
Under the hood lies a potent 428ci V8 engine paired with a rare 4-speed manual transmission, ensuring an exhilarating driving experience. With 51,000 miles shown on the odometer, the car comes with a clean Oregon title and a detailed Deluxe Marti report, shedding light on its rich history and specifications.
This GT500 has been lovingly cared for and has undergone extensive service and refurbishment since 2020, totaling an impressive $32,000 in work. The restoration includes a repair of the fiberglass hood, removal of rust on certain body parts, and the installation of a power-operated white soft top with a glass rear window.
The classic beauty also features 15-inch aluminum 10-spoke wheels, power-assisted front disc brakes, and an AM radio, among other premium options. The interior boasts Décor bucket seats, a woodgrain dashboard, and a Philco AM radio, adding to the vintage charm of this timeless icon.
Don't miss this extraordinary opportunity to own a piece of automotive history. Bid now and secure your chance to drive home this exceptional 1968 Shelby Mustang GT500 Convertible 4-Speed. Embrace the thrill of owning a rare classic, and experience the sheer joy of roaring down the road in this legendary muscle car.
Visit the Bring a Trailer website for more information and to place your bid. Act fast, as the auction ends in just 5 days! This is your moment to own a true American automotive icon. Happy bidding!