1967 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500CR (Eleanor) for Sale
1967 Ford Mustang Shelby Clone
** A copy or clone is a vehicle from 1968 or 1967 but not registered as a original Shelby
The New Eleanor
One of the first muscle cars ever produced was the Ford Mustang, and a lot of muscle car lovers today still love the 1967 Shelby GT500CR because of the way the car handles. The popular film Gone in 60 Seconds featured the 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback, nicknamed “Eleanor” and many muscle car lovers want to have their own 1967 Shelby GT500CR Ford Mustang Fastback and will probably call them “Eleanor” too.
Specifications: The 1967 Shelby GT500CR has been known as an adult sports car for smooth touring, many muscle car lovers favour the 1967 Shelby GT500CR because of the throating engine sounds and luxurious finishes.
Engine Size: The 1967 Shelby GT500CR features a Cobra 90º V8 which has an iron block and is water cooled. With a notable 355 bop @5,400 rpm and 420 ft. lbs. torque @ 3,200 rpm.
Weight: The 1967 Shelby GT500CR weighs approximately 1,600kg making this popular muscle car stick to the road.
Fuel Efficiency: The 1967 Shelby GT500CR is a bit heavy on the petrol, with a measly 2.97 km/liter.
Suspension: The suspension of the 1967 Shelby GT500CR is solid with wishbones, coil springs and anti-roll bar in the front and live axle, semi-elliptic leaf springs and adjustable shock absorbers in the rear.
Gearbox: The 1967 Shelby GT500CR comes standard with a 4 speed manual transmission.
Safety: One of the newest additions to the 1967 Shelby GT500CR compared to other Mustangs is the shoulder harness which is the first version of shoulder harness which is comfortable for women to wear. The 1967 Shelby GT500CR also has a good braking system with discs in front and drums at the back.
Extras: Most muscle car lovers want to know how fast the car can go, added to the aesthetical appeal and the roar of the engine the speed is an important factor. The 1967 Shelby GT500CR has a top speed of 215km/h, goes from 0 – 60 in 4.8 seconds and does the ¼ mile in 13.6 seconds. For a muscle car that has class and a good speed the 1967 Shelby GT500CR is definitely one car you want in your collection.
Youtube Vid of 1967 GT500 Eleanor!