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Shelby Cobra Daytona to Headline Carroll Shelby Tribute and Car Show in May
Shelby Cobra Daytona to Headline Carroll Shelby Tribute and Car Show in May

2 Apr 2014, 08:48 UTC / The Le Mans-winning CSX2299 Shelby Cobra Daytona will once again headline the Carroll Shelby Tribute and Car Show. Besides the starring 1964 Daytona, the single day tribute event will also feature a...

 
Carroll Shelby Honored at Peterson Museum
Carroll Shelby Honored at Peterson Museum

17 Jan 2014, 08:57 UTC / If Carroll Shelby wouldn’t have passed away in May 2012, he would have celebrated his 91st birthday earlier this month. To commemorate the event, several Shelby fans honored the Man at the 2nd...

 
Carroll Shelby Foundation Hosting Charity Event to Benefit Children in Need
Carroll Shelby Foundation Hosting Charity Event to Benefit Children in Need

27 Nov 2013, 10:38 UTC / Mostly known for the powerful Cobras, Mustangs he created and his 24 Hours of Le Mans success, Carroll Shelby was also a man of charity, providing medical and educational assistance for children in ...

 
Former Headquarters of Carroll Shelby Sold for $10.7 Million
Former Headquarters of Carroll Shelby Sold for $10.7 Million

30 Oct 2013, 15:20 UTC / The former headquarters of automotive legend Carroll Shelby was sold for $10.7 million. The property, which includes two office buildings, was bought by Santa Monica investment firm Luzzatto Co from...

 
Tom Cruise to Play Carroll Shelby in Go Like Hell Movie
Tom Cruise to Play Carroll Shelby in Go Like Hell Movie

25 Oct 2013, 08:48 UTC / Word has it Tom Cruise will be playing automotive and racing legend Carroll Shelby in the upcoming “Go Like Hell” movie, that’s being develop by 20th Century Fox and “Oblivio...

 
Ford Pays Tribute to Carroll Shelby
Ford Pays Tribute to Carroll Shelby

19 Sep 2013, 11:48 UTC / Ford Motor Co. has released yet another video from it “Mustang Countdown” series, this time paying tribute to Carroll Shelby, the man behind the high-performance Ford Mustangs. The Te...

 
Shelby Cobra 427 To Return... As Kid Sized Electric Car
Shelby Cobra 427 To Return... As Kid Sized Electric Car

12 Aug 2013, 16:04 UTC / Built between 1962 and 1967, the Shelby Cobra went on to become one of the most collectible musclecars, with original examples commanding up to millions of dollars. Go cheap and you’ll only ge...

 
1969 Shelby GT500 Owned by Carroll Shelby Auctioned
1969 Shelby GT500 Owned by Carroll Shelby Auctioned

9 Jul 2013, 15:10 UTC / No matter how you put it, 1969 Shelby GT500s are considered quite rare. But such models can become even more expensive depending on specs and features, among other details. For example, the musc...

 
First Annual Carroll Shelby Tribute and Car Show Announced
First Annual Carroll Shelby Tribute and Car Show Announced

19 Apr 2013, 12:38 UTC / The Los Angeles Shelby American Automobile Club (LASAAC) will celebrate the life of automotive legend Caroll Shelby with the first annual “Caroll Shelby Tribute and Car Show” on May 11. ...

 
2012 SEMA: 1962 Shelby Cobra CSX2000 <span>· Live Photos</span>
2012 SEMA: 1962 Shelby Cobra CSX2000 · Live Photos

4 Nov 2012, 11:54 UTC / This year’s SEMA Show mourns the loss of one of the biggest legends in modern American automobile culture, a man who was probably done more for the aftermarket industry than anybody else. C...

 
Aston Martin DBR1 Le Mans Winner: 1:1 Model on a Sprue
Aston Martin DBR1 Le Mans Winner: 1:1 Model on a Sprue

8 Aug 2012, 10:04 UTC / A UK-based company called Evanta Motor Company has build an amazing 1:1 true scale model kit of the Aston Martin DBR1 that Carrol Shelby and Roy Salvadori piloted to victory at le Mans in 1959. This...

 
Carroll Shelby’s 2009 Mustang GT500KR Coming to Auction
Carroll Shelby’s 2009 Mustang GT500KR Coming to Auction

3 Aug 2012, 07:44 UTC / Automotive legend Carroll Shelby tragically passed away earlier this year, leaving behind him a void in the pony car world, but also increased demand for everything he touched. This is his very own ...

 
2013 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Gets Advanced Launch Control
2013 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Gets Advanced Launch Control

18 May 2012, 12:27 UTC / Would the late Carroll shelby have been proud of the 2013 GT500? We believe so, because even though some of the underpinnings of the car are crude, there are things that are thoroughly impressive, l...

 
Legendary Carroll Shelby Dies at Age 89
Legendary Carroll Shelby Dies at Age 89

12 May 2012, 09:51 UTC / If you are like us, than probably a good few days if not weeks of your life were spent listening to the legendary Carroll Shelby talk about his performance cars or his racing history. But today i...

 
Woman Sues Carroll Shelby for Sexual Harassment
Woman Sues Carroll Shelby for Sexual Harassment

2 Aug 2011, 11:46 UTC / Carroll Shelby, one of the prolific personalities in the automotive industry and the designer of the famous Mustang Cobras, has recently been dragged into a lawsuit that sees the American designer a...

 
Limited Edition Shelby Timepiece From MARCH LA.B
Limited Edition Shelby Timepiece From MARCH LA.B

10 Nov 2010, 10:41 UTC / In spite of being a relatively new brand, MARCH LA.B timepieces was able to attract Carroll Shelby's attention into making a limited edition collection together. Shelby is probably best known b...

 
SR-71 Mustang Sold for $375,000
SR-71 Mustang Sold for $375,000

30 Jul 2010, 06:33 UTC / The first ever joint effort by American builders Jack Roush and Carroll Shelby, the SR-71 Mustang, didn't quite manage to sell for the targeted sum of $500,000, but came close enough. Following...

 
Caroll Shelby Talks About Aston Martin and Sebring
Caroll Shelby Talks About Aston Martin and Sebring

21 Mar 2010, 11:43 UTC / Caroll Shelby played an important part in Aston Martin’s motorsport history, having been on the 1959 Le Mans-winning line-up and also driving a DBR1 in the 12 Hours of Sebring. In total, Shelb...

 
Legends of Riverside II Road Racing Reunion
Legends of Riverside II Road Racing Reunion

19 Feb 2010, 14:50 UTC / The second edition of the Legends of Riverside Film Festival and Gala is almost here, aiming to bring together the people and machines that competed at the legendary road racing track located on the...

 
1959 Aston Martin DBR1 Cufflinks by TMB Art Metal
1959 Aston Martin DBR1 Cufflinks by TMB Art Metal

28 Nov 2009, 10:57 UTC / The Aston Martin DBR1 is the car in which Carroll Shelby, in partnership with Roy Salvadori, secured victory at Le Mans in 1959, the only time the manufacturer won the challenge. To honor this icon...