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Shelby Mustang GT350

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Shelby Mustang GT350
Shelby Mustang GT350
Shelby Mustang GT350
Shelby Mustang GT350

When dynamic Texan, Carroll Shelby worked his magic on the best-selling Ford Mustang, he created a classic.  The rare top-of-the-line 350-bhp Shelby Mustang GT350 was a great champion - and you could rent the street-legal 306-bhp version from Hertz for $35 a day!

Type:  V8
Construction:  cast-iron block and cylinder heads, aluminum intake manifold, tubular steel exhaust manifolds
Valve gear:  2 valves per cylinder operated  by a single camshaft, pushrods and rockers
Bore & Stroke:  4.02in x 2.87 in
Displacement:  289 cubic inch
Compression Ratio:  10.5:1
Induction System:  Holley 4-barrel carb
Maximum Power:  306 bhp at 6,000 rpm
Maximum torque:  329 lb-ft at 4,200 rpm
Borg-Warner T-10 4 speed with close-ratio gears and aluminum case
Standard steel Mustang fastback body with Shelby grill; fiberglass hood, removed rear seat, Mustang  monocoque with subfrmaes
Running Gear
Steering:  Recirculating ball
Front suspension:  Double wishbone with coil springs, Koni shock absorbers and stabilizer bar
Rear suspension:  Live axle with semi-elliptic leaf-springs, Koni telescopic shock absorbers and stabilizer bar
Brakes:  Kelsey-Hayes disc brakes 11.3 in dia. (front), drums (rear)
Wheels:   7Steel 6 in x 14 in or Magnesium alloy 7 in x 14 in.
Tires:  Goodyear crossply Blue Dot 775-14
Length:  181.6 inches
Width:  68.2 inches
Height:  55 inches
Wheelbase:  108.0 inches
Track:  56.5 inches (front & rear)
Weight:  2,792 lbs.

Production Years:
1965, 1966, 1967, 1968

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