Remarkable ’68 Shelby Mustang GT500KR Convertible

special yellow 1968 mustang shelby gt500kr convertible

Very Rare 1968 Shelby GT500KR Collector Car!

Even without knowing what is so special about this classic Mustang the fact that this Convertible 1968 Shelby GT500KR was part of Joe McMurrey’s classic car collection immediately tells us this is a very rare vehicle. Marti Reported and documented in the Shelby Registry this muscle car is as collectible as it gets.

convertible 1968 mustang shelby gt500kr collector car

Only 43 of this Convertible Shelby Mustangs were painted in Special Yellow (WT 6066) back in 1968 and this is one extremely well preserved example. Straight as an arrow this GT500KR Mustang sits on 10-spoke Shelby wheels, it welcomes the driver with a stylish Black interior and sports a R-code 428 Cobra Jet V8 engine rated at 335 horsepower sent trough a factory original 4-speed tranny.

1968 shelby gt500kr mustang Joe McMurrey collection

This Special Yellow 1968 Shelby GT500KR was recently auctioned at Mecum Indy 2016 and word on the street is someone paid around $200, 000 to take home this remarkable Convertible Mustang. See the video brought to you by Mecum Auctions to hear more about this collector car.

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