1968 Shelby GT500 King of the Road

Genuine original matching numbers example of the biggest and baddest Shelby Mustang of them all. First imported to the UK in 1977 by an American serving in the USAF. In single ownership for over thirty years and has covered 60,000 miles.

A complete restoration with focus on maintaining originality has been performed. Major work includes:

Original 428 Cobra Jet rebuilt by Knight Engineering.

Painted to a concourse standard in original Hunter Green, 

4 speed manual T10 rebuilt by Geartech, 

the chassis and entire running gear have all been refurbished and inspected.
leaving the car in stunning order both mechanically and cosmetically.

500 KR options:
428 Cobra Jet ram air with 4 barrel Holley
4 Speed T10 manual. 
3.50 rear axle with Traction Lok differential.
Power disc brakes.
Shoulder harness.
Integral roll bar.

The car has been verified by Carroll Shelby’s C.E.O of Shelby American Racing and is also registered with the SAAC. This represents an opportunity to acquire a genuine Shelby GT500 KR in stunning original order that gives a visceral and industrial driving experience indicative of the King of the Road.

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