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Believed to be one of the finest in existence today, this 1969 Shelby GT500 has just completed a full concours rotisserie restoration by a well respected professional restoration specialist near Atlanta, Georgia. It is beautifully finished throughout, from its Gulf Aqua exterior paint on all-original sheetmetal to the pristine White Deluxe Décor interior, to the finely detailed engine compartment and undercarriage. Shelby’s potent GT500 power package features a Ram Air 428/335 HP Cobra Jet engine, Borg Warner 4-speed and 3.50 Traction-Lok limited slip rear end.
This low-mileage matching numbers Southern car shows just 44,287 miles, retains all its original fiberglass pieces including the hood and trunk lid. It rides on correct Shelby 5-spoke wheels with Goodyear Polyglas tires.
Any close inspection will demonstrate the absolutely first-class quality of this great Shelby, documentation includes a full Deluxe Marti report and a listing in the Shelby Registry.