Champion Oil, a globally recognized industry leader in performance lubricants, additives, chemicals and motor oils for over 63 years, will display at the 2019 Las Vegas SEMA Show in Booth #24629, a special continuation Ford Shelby GT350.
Clinton, MO -- (SBWIRE) -- 08/23/2019 -- The limited-edition cars will feature a 331 ci aluminum engine supplied by the Carroll Shelby Engine Company, which will be coupled to a TREMEC 5-speed transmission with an authentic Shelby shifter.
The suspensions are period correct, as are the brakes. Car bodies are fully reconditioned and built to 1965 specs to be finished with Ford's iconic Wimbledon White paint.
Only 25 of these cars will be built. Each car gets a special Shelby Serial number for inclusion in the official Shelby Registry and a dash bearing Carroll Shelby's autograph.
Engine options include: a 331 ci Shelby Performance Aluminum Engine, 425 horsepower as standard, a 364 ci Shelby High Performance Aluminum Engine as an option, or an OEM 289 ci HI-PO as a third option.
Other options include: a 715 Holley or Webbers. A TREMEC T-5 5-speed transmission, an original Top Loader 4-Speed, a T-10 Borg Warner, or a C-4 Transmission. 4-wheel disc brakes and air conditioning, among others. For more information visit www.shelbyamerican.com.
About Shelby American
Shelby American, a division of Carroll Shelby International, Inc. (CSBI.PK), is the premier independent performance car company in the United States. Committed to delivering cars and products that provide an unparalleled driving experience, the company has been at the forefront of automotive innovation since it was established in 1962.
Carroll Shelby, one of America's greatest race car drivers, founded the company. He dominated sports car racing success in the mid-1950s, twice being named Sports Illustrated's "Driver of the Year." His crowning achievement as a driver came in 1959, when he won the 24 Hours of LeMans.
Shelby American manufactures and markets performance vehicles and related products. For more info, visit Shelby American, Inc., 6405 Ensworth St., Las Vegas, NV 89119 / 702-942-7325 www.shelbyamerican.com.
About Champion Brands, LLC
A globally recognized industry leader in specialty lubricants for over 60 years. Champion also produces and blends over 350 products including fuel, oil, engine additives, and lubricants for the racing, automotive, heavy truck, agricultural, industrial, and specialty markets. For more information about contact your nearest Champion distributor, or call Champion at 660-890-6231. Champion Brands, LLC; 1001 Golden Drive, Clinton, MO, 64735 or go to http://www.championbrands.com