The Ford Mustang was covered in a dense layer of dust, and the original factory tires deflated and buried in the ground indicated that the car had stood there for quite some time. The garage doors were backed up outside by a huge old gearbox, apparently for safety reasons.
Continuing to talk about the car, it is worth noting its climate control. Yes, this Shelby was equipped with air conditioning, for the installation of which the owner, during his lifetime, needed to transfer all the devices from the center console to the steering column. Quite an innovative solution for those years …
The new owners of this rarity simply could not help but invite an expert from the Shelby company, which, in fact, confirmed the authenticity of this model. He immediately noticed on the machine the distinctive features of the GT500, which, perhaps, others would not even pay attention to. All the key elements of the cars were original. To get such an expert opinion when buying such an instance is simply an integral part of the transaction.
The video provided by the customers shows all the nameplates, numbers and inscriptions relating this 1967 Ford Mustang to the purebred Shelby GT500. Over the years, the car has been pretty badly corroded and will have to do a lot of restoration work on it, but immediately after the car was simply washed under running water, it became clear that this Ford had every chance for a new life.