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In the realm of automotive legends, the 1968 Shelby Cobra GT350 stands tall as a testament to Carroll Shelby’s unparalleled design prowess. Often regarded as the final masterpiece of his Mustang legacy, this unique specimen carries the indomitable spirit of an era.
Evolution Unleashed: The Birth of the Shelby Cobra GT350
The year 1968 marked a pivotal chapter in the evolution of the Shelby GT350 lineage. Casting aside convention, the GT350 embraced its Cobra heritage, emerging as the Shelby Cobra GT350. This metamorphosis wasn’t just in name—it was a rebirth of power and design.
Under the hood of this automotive titan resides a 302 cubic-inch V8 engine. This factory-installed heart is adorned with an all-aluminum Cobra intake manifold crowned by a Holley 600 cfm carburetor, a Cobra oval air cleaner, and distinctive Cobra valve covers—symbolizing both form and function.
Rarity Meets Power: A Coveted Convertible
Draped in the original Highland Green coat, this 1968 Shelby Cobra GT350 Convertible is a rarity unto itself, with only 404 of its kind gracing the asphalt. The power emanating from its 302ci V8 is elevated to new heights by a period-correct Paxton Supercharger—bestowed by a discerning previous owner. This supercharger elevates its horsepower from a spirited 250 to an exhilarating 340, unleashing a symphony of power and performance.
Highlighted by the Cobra Experience’s mission to conserve, educate, and perpetuate the legacy of Shelby American, this fundraising campaign presents an exclusive opportunity. With your participation, you’re not merely entering a chance to win an authentic 1968 Paxton Supercharged Shelby Cobra GT350 Convertible; you’re contributing to the preservation of an automotive heritage
Writing a New Chapter: Your Chance to Make History
In every donation, there lies the potential to rewrite history. By participating in this momentous campaign, you’re not just becoming eligible to win an original masterpiece—you’re ensuring that the legacy of Carroll Shelby, his innovation, and these extraordinary cars endure for generations to come.
Dare to dream, dare to make history. Your involvement today paves the way for the continued legacy of Carroll Shelby’s automotive brilliance. And who knows? The keys to this breathtaking 1968 Paxton Supercharged Shelby Cobra GT350 Convertible could soon be yours, making you a part of an enduring narrative. Get your tickets here.