1968 Shelby GT500 Custom
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Last update: 03.06.2013
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1968 Shelby GT 500 Custom
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Original 1968 Shelby GT 500 VIN#8T02S143363-01364.
Although original. #01364 is modified but not beyond revering it back to factory specs.
The following is a list of the major modifications;
Original 428 P. I. block bored to 4. 174 and stoked to 4. 250 by renowned engine builder Keith Craft.
The output at the flywheel is 549hp @ 5700rpm and601tq @4500rpm.
Cam specs are a Reed custom solid roller. 242/249 duration and 577/604 lift.
Transmission is a new TKO 600 five-speed with the . 63 overdrive.
Heads. intake and water pump are Edelbrock Performer RPM. The heads were worked by Keith Craft to stage 11. flowing 330cfm/250cfm.
The exhaust starts with ceramic-coated Hooker Supercomp headers. followed by Flowmaster Super 40's all through 3” aluminized exhaust.
The fuel delivery is handled by a Pro-Systems 950 with Edelbrock electric fuel pump/regulator and 9/16” aluminum fuel line.
The paint is Raven Black with Wimbledon White Lemans stripes.
The original colour was Acapulco Blue.
The suspension is OEM replacements with the exception of the Stage 11 Total Control export brace and (4) Koni shocks.
Additionally. it has Traction-master bars in the rear.
The interior is original looking with the exception of the Locar Carroll Shelby insignia bucket seats.
2 Carroll Shelby signatures. one on dash and another on back (trunk top)
I have retained the following notable original parts/paperwork;
- Signed owner's manual (original purchaser typed in front cover)
- Build sheet
- Dealer invoice
- Shelby purchase order
- Ford purchase order
- Engine block (in car)
- Many more original parts retained.
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