The 1960s was an exemplary decade for motor vehicles and we’re reaping the benefits of this today as they are some of the most breathtaking machines still available on the market and, quite frankly, we doubt you’ll find one better looking than this 1966 Shelby Mustang GT350 which is going under the hammer with Bring A Trailer. If you’re after your grail car for your classic motor vehicle line up, you’ll be in your element with this mesmerising offering that will add more than a touch of class to any collector’s lineup.
This beautiful 1966 Shelby Mustang GT350 from Bring A Trailer has got a mighty impressive visual impact to say the least and it has been owned by the same man for the last 25 years and they have kept it in an immaculate condition so it will definitely not look out of place in any collection. It was delivered new to Broadway Motors in Kansas City, Missouri, in June 1966 before being purchased by the original owner on November 1, 1966. It had several owners in the midwest and reportedly underwent a refurbishment in 1983 before being subsequently acquired by the current owner in 1996.
Quality from top to bottom, this 1966 Shelby Mustang GT350 is finished in red with white stripes over a black interior and is driven by a 289ci HiPo V8 engine paired with a Borg-Warner T10 four-speed manual transmission. Some of the stand out equipment of this stunning steed includes 14″ Magnum 500 wheels, front disc brakes, fixed rear quarter windows, hood pins, a wood-rimmed steering wheel, fold-down rear seats, and a Motorola AM/FM stereo. A service carried out in preparation for the sale consisted of a mechanical inspection and an oil change.
There is a current bid of $120k for this 1966 Shelby Mustang GT350 on Bring A Trailer and with just a few hours left before the digital hammer goes down for the final time, you’ll be able to get one of the icons of the motoring world for most likely under $150k if you put in your bid now. The chrome 14″ Magnum 500 wheels are wrapped in 235/60 Goodyear Eagle ST tires with raised white letters and there are Shelby chassis modifications over the contemporary base Mustang included revised front suspension geometry, Kelsey-Hayes front disc brakes, and larger rear brake drums.
On the inside of this glorious machine you’ll find front bucket seats upholstered in black vinyl with a matching dash pad, door panels, and carpets. Other equipment included in the sale includes pattered seat inserts, folding rear seats, lap belts, crank windows, rubber floor mats, and a Motorola AM/FM stereo. The glovebox door features Carroll Shelby’s signature to add another touch of authenticity to proceedings. Want to add a true motoring legend to your lineup? Make sure you move fast on this one.