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One of Three “Eleanor” Version “Gone in 60 Seconds” will be Present on Mecum Auctions in Austin, Texas


1967 Ford Mustang Eleanor Front AngleMecum Auctions will debut its first Austin, Texas, collector car auction at the Austin Convention Center Dec. 12-13 when an estimated 600 collector cars will cross the auction block. The consignment list of cars includes an excellent selection of American muscle cars, classics, hot rods, Resto Mods and more.

The auction is open to buyers, sellers and spectators with general admission tickets available at the gate for $20 per person, per day; children 12 and younger receive complimentary admission. Bidder registration is $100 and includes admission for two for both auction days. Doors open each day at 8 a.m. with the auction beginning at 10 a.m. Portions of the Mecum Austin Auction will be broadcast on NBC Sports Network with a live stream of the entire auction presented at

1968 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Eleanor Gone in 60 Seconds Camera Car


1968 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Eleanor Gone in 60 Seconds Camera Car - Muscle Cars BlogWe stumbled upon this amazing 1968 Ford Mustang GT350 for sale from San Francisco Sports Cars while we, at strive to provide you with great and interesting content. This 1968 Ford Mustang GT350 “Eleanor” is a showstopper in Flame Orange exterior paint with Nissan black pearl stripes, Wow! This ridiculous Eleanor has been built to the max, from her custom built bodywork to her pumped up small block, this car screams quality and performance.

Built as a camera car for the “Gone in Sixty Seconds” movie she was a shell of her current self as they only needed her to be correct in the cockpit when filming the movie. After her tour of duty was complete, the movie car was sold to a private party who decided to build her out and make her his personal steed, no expense was spared and this is the fruits of his vision. Click on Read more for images!

1967 Mustang Fastback Eleanor Shelby


1967 Mustang Fastback Eleanor Shelby - Muscle Cars BlogThis is the way everyone else is trying to build their Eleanor. This car has been built to the highest possible standard. There has been no expense spared on this build. There is well over $140 000.00 in this car.

Some of the parts that have gone into this car:

Engine: 302, completely modified to 450++ horsepower
Nitrous: 150 shot boost
Transmission: Tremec T5
Rear End: Ford 9 inch
Gears: 4:10 Detroit Locker
Brakes: 4-Piston Calipers, Vented / Slotted Discs SSBC/ Willwood Booster
Rear Suspension: Heidts 4-link with chrome Coil – Overs Read more!

1968 Mustang GT500 SS Eleanor Super Snake Tribute


1968 Mustang GT500 SS Eleanor Super Snake Tribute - Muscle Cars BlogSpotted this 1968 Shelby GT500 “Super Snake” on Ebay. It has ALUMINUM, supercharged 427FE, five speed manual and it is stated that over $200,000 are invested! Some more features are complete Ground Control suspension, A/C, rack and pinion steering, disc brakes, TRUE Halibrand knock offs. The iconic muscle car is a multiple show winner and pretty much custom touched everywhere!
Here come the details:

A HOT ’68 GT500 Eleanor tribute, powered by a Shelby licensed and supercharged ALUMINUM 427CI big block! A Tremec TKO transmission in the tunnel, competition suspensions front and rear, a killer interior, real knockoff wheels and a just-so exhaust note make this car a blast to drive and one of the ultimate head-turning rides of all time! Click on Read more for fantastic gallery and more spicy details!