Motorsports legend Carroll Shelby will celebrate the inaugural Shelby 427 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race by auctioning off a 2009 Shelby 427 GT500 Super Snake with the proceeds going to the Carroll Shelby Children's Foundation.

Motorsports legend Carroll Shelby will celebrate the inaugural Shelby 427 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race by auctioning off a 2009 Shelby 427 GT500 Super Snake with the proceeds going to the Carroll Shelby Children's Foundation.

The torch red Shelby GT500 comes equipped with the Super Snake package which includes a Ford Racing Supercharger upgrade kit that enables the engine to produce over 605 horsepower and 590 ft.-lbs. of torque, an enhanced sports suspension, and several new exterior design touches. Adding to the exclusivity of this car is the fact that it is number 427, making it the last GT500 Super Snake to be produced.

The winning bidder not only receives the highly prized car but also gets two tickets to watch the Shelby 427 race on March 1 in the private Shelby suite, a meet and greet with Carroll Shelby, a tour of Las Vegas Motor Speedway, and a private tour of Shelby factory.

To submit your bid or learn more about the car, check out the auction on eBay.

 

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