The Toronto Fall Classic Car Auction

Lot : SP47
1965 Ford Shelby GT350 "Tribute" FastBack 2D

Auctioned on Saturday, October 29, 2016

Sold at $83,600

  • Transmission: Manual

1965 SHELBY GT350 FASTBACK (Tribute)
ABSOLUTELY SPECTACULAR!..........7,300 MILES SINCE COMPLETE BUILD. **ORIGINAL "BORN WITH" FACTORY 289 A-CODE V8 MOTOR PRODUCING OVER 300+ HORSEPOWER (SOUNDS INCREDIBLE!). SHELBY ALUMINUM VALVE COVERS. FIVE SPEED "TREMEC" UP GRADED TRANSMISSION FOR ULTIMATE DRIVING PLEASURE AND PERFORMANCE. BRAND NEW RACE BRED UP GRADED CLUTCH INSTALLED FOR ULTIMATE PERFORMANCE AND LONGEVITY. HEADERS. FOUR WHEEL DISC BRAKES FOR MODERN DAY ENJOYMENT. COMPLETELY REFRESHED TO NEW INTERIOR INCLUDING: SEATS, DOOR PANELS, CARPETING, DASH BOARD, NEW GENERATION GUAGES..ETC...ABSOLUTELY SPECTACULAR APPEARANCE AND FUNCITONALITY !. SHELBY STYLE WOOD RIM STEERING WHEEL. VINTAGE AIR CONDITIONING INSTALLED FOR COOL SUMMER DRIVING. UP GRADED TO NEW GENERATION 10-AMP ALTERNATOR. COMPLETE NEW 10-AMP WIRING THROUGH OUT INSTALLED. ALUMINUM RADIATOR. COIL OVER SUSPENSION. DUAL SIDE-EXIT EXHAUST (AS *ONLY 1965 FIRST YEAR SHELBY GT350 CARS HAD). NEW GENERATION UP GRADED SHELBY LIKE WHEELS INSTALLED. COMPLETE EXTERIOR AND UNDER CARRIAGE RESTORATION AND BUILT TO EXTREMELY HIGH STANDARDS. CLASSIC WINBLEDON WHITE EXTERIOR AS ALL 1965 SHELBY GT350 CARS WERE ORIGINALLY BUILT. GUARDSMAN BLUE PAINTED RACING STRIPES. MUCH MORE..THIS LIST GOES ON AND ON! OVER $90,000 + HAS BEEN INVESTED TO CREATE THIS MODERN DAY CLASSIC TRIBUTE TO LOOK AND SOUND LIKE THE ORIGINAL, WHILE UPDATING COMPONENTS FOR TODAY'S WORLD, FOR FULL DAILY ENJOYMENT. GIVEN THE EXTREMELY LOW PRODUCTION OF ONLY 562 "FIRST YEAR" BODY 1965 SHELBY GT350 CARS, DEMAND FAR EXCEEDS ANY POTENTIAL SUPPLY. THESE CLASSIC FIRST YEAR ORIGINALS TRADE VIRTUALLY INSTANTLY (WHEN AVAILABLE OR OFFERED) AT OVER $350,000 + U.S. DOLLARS. THIS SPECIAL TRIBUTE GT350 FASTBACK PROVES TO BE A VERY STABLE, EXTREMELY DESIRABLE, ENJOYABLE CLASSIC. A VERY SPECIAL MOTORCAR. VERY DESIRABLE. **FULLY CERTIFIED**.