2007 SHELBY GT 500 CONVERTIBLE

TORCH RED SOLID CLEARCOAT/BLACK-RED SPECIAL
INTERIOR/GT PREMIER TRIM PACKAGE/FORD WINDOW
STICKER/BLACK TOP/6-SPEED/500 HORSEPOWER/UPRATED
BORLA ‘X’ PIPE FULL EXHAUST SYSTEM/GREAT
HISTORY/ONE OWNER/12,650 MILES/NEW GOODYEAR
EAGLE 1 TIRES/CLEAN CARFAX/COMPLETE SHOW
DETAILED/VERY LOW PRODUCTION

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2007 Shelby GT 500 Convertible that is a very low production presented in striking and awesome solid Torch Red color with the desirable Tape Stripe Delete option…this now presents with a strong muscle presence and just great paint luster, Ford Window Sticker (SEE LINK), completely highly show professionally detailed, has the optional low production black/red bucket seated interior, great black top, one owner Florida history, very clean Carfax, true Driven Show rare car as this Torch Red Convertible is one of only 809 produced in this color combination (7.4%) with believed 524 with said interior out of the production of 10,847 Shelby GT 500s, then with the rare stripe delete and the two tone interior, this shows to be less than (5.0%) of that first 2007 year production, see the (LINKS) of the production that are shown here and on the bottom of this report, it is powered by the factory special 500-horsepower supercharged version of the 5.4-liter V8, has added power is enhanced with the full Borla dual ‘X’ dual exhaust system and mufflers…great strong mellow sound, full mechanicals, the engine bay detailed as factory, the 6-speed transmission with short throw shifter works amazing, great stock alloy wheels, new uprated Goodyear Eagle F1 tires installed, all fresh fluids, Factory Manuals (LINK), no accident history, the body panels are just ‘as factory’ and the underchassis is ready for that Spring 2019 show or going to dinner parking in front of the restaurant, this writer just loved taking this to the UPS/GM Show in Atlanta, drives and sounds like a perfect modern street performance car with ‘great eyes’…

this build creation process shows that the Ford Division mainstreamed Special Vehicle Team operations and entered into a new and very exciting partnership relationship with Carroll Shelby in 2006, then with the team working together, Ford and Shelby took the car that SVT had engineered to be the all-new SVT Mustang Cobra that was re-engineered in the  joint effort and came to market as the 2007 Ford Shelby GT500, this was based on the all-new S197 Mustang platform, with the new exciting very bold styling and the specs that are listed just below, this was now equipped with the very top racing/engineering to produce this modern-day Shelby GT500 Convertible, the 2007 Shelby GT 500 took the muscle car world by storm with great looks and the kind of power and performance previously unheard of in any factory-built Ford Mustang, here is a Driven Show Car with credentials,

condition: this red Shelby Convertible is just really wonderful condition…perfect, one owner with the clean CarFax (LINK), when this came to Atlanta from the first owner in Daytona Beach, Fraser Dante did a top notch professional detailing so the presentation is ready for the next owner, a high speed buffing is accomplished by a fantastic guy, then we had our touch up guy go through the exterior and take any flaws from the last 11 years, this is a real Driven Show car that was displayed in September 2018 at the big Atlanta UPS/GM Car Show (see the LINK), just runs perfect, now is a really great investment car, 

Summary/history:  the ‘for sure’ history has this great Shelby convertible coming from Daytona Beach, Florida to Atlanta from the original owner, it was a trade on a new BMW street car, said confirmation on the history with the 12,650 miles was confirmed by Fraser Dante, now completely set for Spring 2019 for car shows or a drive in the mountains with the brisk weather…offered with everything completely done at only $34,950.

FULL SPECIFICATIONS OF THE 2007 SHELBY GT 500

Engine specs:
Type: 90-degree, DOHC 32-Valve supercharged V-8
Displacement: 5.4L / 330 CID
Horsepower: 500 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque: 480 lbs.-ft. @ 4500 rpm
Bore x Stroke: 3.55 in. x 4.17 in.
Compression:  8.4:1

Performance
0-60 mph: 4.5 seconds
60-0 mph braking: 112 feet
1/4-mile @ MPH: 12.6 seconds @ 114.2 mph  

Suspension
Front: Modified (reverse-L) MacPherson strut, 34mm stabilizer bar, coil springs
Rear: 3-link solid axle with coil springs, panhard rod, 24mm solid stabilizer bar

Brakes
Front: 14.0 in. vented Brembo disc, four-piston aluminum caliper
Rear: 11.8 in. vented disc, single-piston caliper
ABS: Four channel, four-sensor ABS system with EBD, linked to all-speed traction control

Wheels/Tires
Wheels: 18 x 9.5 in. machined aluminum wheels with SVT center caps
Factory supplied Tires: P255/45ZR-18 (Front); 285/40ZR-18 (Rear)

2007 Shelby GT 500 Production Figures:
Total Produced: 10,847
Total Coupe Produced: 8,152

 - White: 2,252 (Including 128 w/ Red Package)
 - Red: 2,153
 - Black: 1,689 (Including 169 w/ Red package)
 - Blue: 1,054
 - Grey: 384
 - Alloy: 338
 - Orange: 282  
Total Convertibles Produced: 2,695
 - Black: 859
 - Red: 809
 - White: 325
 - Blue: 283
 - Orange: 160
 - Grey: 151