Rare Shelby GT350H Heads to Mecum Orlando Auction Block

Dressed in rare white-and-gold combo, Shelby GT350H one of 999 made for Hertz in ’66, fully restored and autographed by Carroll Shelby.
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Mustang Mach 1 Revival was Worth the Nearly 20-year Wait

Wait for the new Mach 1 is finally over. The payoff? Lots of downforce, 480 horsepower and Shelby hardware.
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1965 and 1966 289 High Performance (HiPo) Fan Spacer Bolts

 1965 and 1966 289 HiPo Fan Spacer BoltsWe are super happy to announce that we now have the correct 65-66 289 HiPo engine fan spacer bolts. These bolts have the proper “flag” headmarkings and are EXACTLY like the originals found on all 289 high performance engines including, of course, the GT350 Shelby.They are also made in the USA!Click here to order.Don’t forget! We also have the correct HiPo Fan Spacer. …

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Virginia Classic Mustang!

Merry Christmas!www.VirginiaClassicMustang.comI love this, so I’ve been posting it for the past several years.  I found it somewhere on the Internet and tweaked it a bit. I don’t know the author (sorry), but it is pretty cool!Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Virginia Classic Mustang!’Twas the night before Christmas and in the garage,There wasn’t a trace of a Chevy or a Dodge.The presents were wrapped and the lights were all lit,So I figured I’d mess with the ‘Stang for a bit.I popped out the hood pins and I lifted the hood,When a deep voice behind me said “looks pretty…

2020 GT350 Tour – The Hill Country of Texas

2020 GT350 TourWell, as everyone knows, it’s been a super crazy year. Folks have certainly curtailed much of their travel, so it was awesome that we were able to pull off our annual GT350 Tour.This was the fifth Tour, and we have been fortunate enough to have attended every one. The Tours are held at a different place each year with the Smoky Mountains, Virginia (close to home!), up-state New York (The Adirondacks), and Arkansas (The Ozarks) being the previous locations.This year’s Tour was held in the beautiful Hill Country of Texas. We were based at the Hyatt Hill Country…

Just the Details…Early Production 1965 GT350 Shelby Mustang Restoration

1965 GT350 Shelby Mustang is about ready for assembly.We have more pictures of the early 1965 GT350 Shelby Mustang Restoration at Maple Hill Restoration.The car is now painted and reassembly will start very soon! Check out some of the details. Be sure to subscribe to our Blog, so you don’t miss anything.In this post, check out the pictures of the hood, doors, trunk lid, and small pieces that have been painted off of the car. The body itself is now painted also.The first 300 or so GT350s had the rear mounted battery, so you will see that the original battery hold…

New Seat Upholstery and Foam in the Shelby Mustang Makes a Huge Difference!

The Green Shelby Mustang gets new seat upholstery and foam. ©Virginia Classic Mustang IncWhen your original seat upholstery in your Mustang is not split or torn, it’s very tempting to just leave it alone. I tell you though…this stuff is over 50 years old, and it’s usually flat worn out. This is what we learned in our “driver” GT350 – 1966 SFM6S1732 – we affectionately just call it “the green car.”The seats were super nice, but they were just “flat”. The foam in the pleats in the upholstery itself was worn out, and, of course, the seat foam just was not…

Customer Cars – 1966 Shelby GT350

We usually don’t post back-to-back about the same subject, but we could not help it in this case!After our customer saw the last Blog Post with the pictures of his cool 1966 GT350, he shared the pictures here along with this message:The trip went well and we drove down the Blue Ridge, rode the Diamondback and the Tail of the Dragon.All told we went 1800 miles and seven states in 10 days. We had a great time and made it home safely.While we love and greatly admire trailered show cars, the longer that you are involved in the hobby, the…