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1968 Rare & Super Collectible! For Sale

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Price POA
Ad Type For Sale
Category Classic Cars
Make Shelby
Model Mustang KR500
Year 1968
Mileage 54,000 miles
Country New Zealand
Region International
Telephone +64 3 3106485
Status Trade
Date 16-Sep-2020
Ref C1207001
The Shelby Cobra is a special car for special people!

A greater number of luxury refinements and the addition of Cobra to the car’s name all serve to broaden its appeal considerably over earlier models. This car suits the higher performance buff and that buyer in search of unique, exclusive styling. Simply put, people that are willing to pay for what they want.

ABOUT THIS CAR

 Built at Metuchen, this car is Serial Number 8T02R the details below. It was actually produced on June 18, 1968, one day ahead of schedule.
 This car is one of 183 with this paint code; one of 154 with this paint / trim combination; one of 530 with this engine transmission; one of 1053 ordered as GT-500KR cars.
 This Vehicle was ordered with the following options – GT Equipment Group / Visibility Group / Sport Deck, fold down Rear Seat; Power Steering; Power Front Disk Brakes; Tilt-Away Steering Coloumn / AM Radio / Interior Decor Group.
 This car was sold new in OHIO, USA and was imported into New Zealand by a previous owner in 2008. Price paid then for this car was USD160K, not to mention shipping and GST – that was 12 years ago.
 Four Speed Manual Transmission
 Heater and defroster; trip odometer, extra cooling package,competition handling package, integral roll bar, oil pressure gauge, ammeter, delux interior with center console, deluxe steering wheel and remote control outside rear view mirror.
 Engine – 428-4V CJ Engine GT-500KR
 Handling is crisp, with little lean in cornering – yet the ride is comfortable on all road surfaces, pleasantly firm under adverse conditions or road or speed. Standard handling features include extra heavy duty high fluid capacity adjustable shock absorbers front and rear; High-rate, heavy-duty coil springs front, heavy-duty, four-leaf springs rear; Special anti-windup device on rear springs for improved tire adhesion under hard acceleration…and more.
 Original Owner’s manual, Built sheet, Shelby Invoice and other related documents available with car.
 All Original Tags on car.

For those not in the know, the “KR” nameplate stood for “King of the Road,” which suggested that this was the most powerful Mustang ever built as of 1968. Today, the King of the Road is regarded as the ultimate Shelby Mustang ever produced and it’s among the most expensive muscle cars on the market.

Pricewise, looking at realistic offers, that reflect the car’s value in today’s market. Please call to discuss.

TRANSPORT / SHIPPING CAN BE ORGANISED ON THIS VEHICLE ON BUYER'S BEHALF AT BUYERS COST.

Will be sold WOF’d and Registered if sold in New Zealand.

Viewing is STRICTLY BY APPOINTMENT only!



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