Have you ever heard of a SHELBY equipped XY GT or GS?
Certain Ford Dealers sold Shelby equipped XY GT’s (x5) and other XY’s including this Fairmont GS, they came with many mods but it was genuine, they even had a genuine Shelby hi-rise which needed the air filter to be modified.
They were featured in the August ’71 edition of Sports Car Magazine with the great photographer Uwe *Kuessner
This HIGHLY – OPTIONED Shelby XY Fairmont GS was originally sold at Wright Ford, and was sold on 14″ Magnum wheels.
It has had 2 previous NSW owners, the last owning it till 2004 after 12 years ownership.
After being sold to Victoria, it is now in the hands of it’s 4th owner, Now located in country Victoria and has had a lot of money spent on it recently to make it reliable and fun to drive.
The original engine has been rebuilt and placed back in the vehicle.
SHELBY Options List included:
Shelby Oval Air filter assembly
Upgraded Holley Carburettor
Shelby style Rocker covers
Shelby upgraded suspension
Shelby internal upgrades
Shelby decals and badges
This is your chance to own a genuine RARE piece of Australian Ford History.
This Genuine Ford XY Fairmont GS Dealer upgraded with Shelby options is:
finished in the highly desirable and rare paint colour Onyx Black with contrasting Gold trim,
Genuine K Code car (351 Cleveland)
Sold new from Thompson Ford Parramatta back in the day
Showing 34,851 Miles (more than likely has been clocked)
Has a Factory 8 track player
Factory ordered Goldie windback sunroof in working condition!
Built: 1970 November
Engine = K = 351ci V8 2V
B = 3 SPEED CRUISOMATIC T – BAR AUTO
Trim = N- Gold Mist
Paint: = B- Onyx Black
RR AX: S
3 – Seat Belts
10 – Sunroof
11 – Tinted Windows
35 – Remote Mirrors
45 – LSD
48 – Rally Pack (GS)
67 – Twin Exhaust
72 – Radio
Thank you to the 2nd owner for helping us clarify this cars history- Much appreciated!
For More Information or Access to our additional photos on this LEGENDARY MUSCLE CAR- please call Chester on 0414239028