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More than a dozen Shelby Mustangs to be sold at auction

November 08, 2012|By W.J. Hennigan
(Barrett-Jackson Auction…)

A variety of cars churned out by Shelby American Inc. are set to hit the block at next year’s Barrett-Jackson auction, including a 1965 Shelby GT350 Fastback and a 2012 Super Snake.

The 14 Shelbys are consigned for Jan. 19 auction in Scottsdale, Ariz. at no reserve. The following vehicles will go on the block:

1967 Shelby GT500 Fastback - This original, unrestored vehicle is one of the lowest mileage Shelbys in existence. Powered by a 428-cubic-inch V-8 engine with a four-speed transmission and complete documentation. It was previously displayed at Shelby headquarters in Las Vegas and one of 20 vehicles invited to a 2011 Carroll Shelby tribute.

Photos: 14 Shelby Mustangs going on the auction block

1965 Shelby GT350 Fastback - Previously owned by Ford Motor Co. and used in its Performance Heritage Tour.

2012 Shelby GT500 50th Anniversary Super Snake - The first of two prototype 50th Anniversary GT500 Super Snakes, this car was used at auto shows, featured in magazines and was a big part of the Shelby American displays during the company’s 50th Anniversary celebration.

1968 Shelby GT500 Convertible - The car is finished in Wimbledon white with black deluxe interior. It is one of only a few convertibles with factory air.

1968 Shelby GT500 KR Convertible - The King of the Road model has a four-speed transmission, power steering, power front disc brakes, and 428 Cobra Jet engine.

1967 Shelby GT350 Fastback - The four-speed Ford show car features Magstar wheels and has been newly restored.

1967 Shelby GT350 Fastback - The Mustang had a supercharger added in 2011 and features an autograph by Shelby American founder Carroll Shelby on the glove compartment.

1967 Shelby GT500 Fastback - Once owned by rock musician Sammy Hagar, the GT500 features a 427-cubic-foot engine.

Photos: Highlights from the 2012 SEMA Show

1969 Shelby GT500 Fastback - Painted in Grabber blue, the car has a 428 Cobra Jet engine. It went through a full restoration three years ago.

1967 Shelby GT500 Fastback - Finished in dark blue metallic paint with white racing stripes and the ultra-rare white deluxe interior, the car has a little more than 1,000 miles since undergoing a complete restoration.

1968 Shelby GT500 KR Fastback - The King of the Road model is one of only 125 with a 428 Cobra Jet engine, four-speed transmission and air conditioning.

1967 Shelby Terlingua Continuation - The only car approved by Shelby American to reproduce the ’67 Terlingua. Keith Craft Motorsports was approved to build these cars in 2007, and only built one – this is it.

1968 Shelby GT500 Fastback - A restored Mustang with a rare Sunlit gold paint job, air conditioning and tinted glass.

1969 Shelby GT350 Fastback - Powered by a 302 engine, this Shelby recently received a complete restoration.

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