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Celebrity cars added to Auctions America Burbank sale

As the California sale nears, Auctions America has added several new highlights for its second annual Burbank auction, July 31-Aug. 2, including a stunning 1966 Shelby 427 Cobra, once owned by British Touring Car Champion Frank Sytner, a highly desirable 1990 Ferrari F40, formerly owned by rock legend Rod Stewart, and a 1970 Chevrolet...

Lee Marvin's 1968 Shelby GT 500KR sold for $150,000.

Hollywood history plays role in Russo and Steele Scottsdale success

The 14th annual Russo and Steele Scottsdale auction opened on Jan. 15 to magnificent weather and record attendance. As always, the collection was as diverse and eclectic as some of the attendees, this writer included. At a glance, the top dollar cars were a 1966 early production Lamborghini for $742,000, a 1963 Tempest factory...

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Wounded Warriors Mustang hits the road for High Five Tour

OMAHA, Neb. — Wounded Warriors Family Support has hit the road this summer for its nearly two-month-long High Five Tour 2012 (East). During the third annual High Five Tour, the Wounded Warriors Family Support 2012 Shelby Mustang GT-500 “Super Snake” will cruise across the eastern half of the United States to thank Americans for...

Carroll Shelby; 1964 production Cobra and Cobra race car. Photo: Ford Motor Company

Shelby Snake Pit takes on a life of its own

See display at June 17 EyesOn Design car show DETROIT – AutoWeek called him a “chicken farmer, hell-raiser, race car driver, entrepreneur, American icon and truly, the most interesting man in the world.” Carroll Shelby was all of these and more and when he died last month, he left behind a lasting legacy of...

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Carroll Shelby tribute celebration to be global

Webcast and “Rev Your Shelby” salute to reach Shelby admirers worldwide LOS ANGELES –  Shelby American, Inc., a division of Carroll Shelby International, and the Carroll Shelby Foundation, have announced that the Carroll Shelby Tribute Celebration, being held at 6 p.m. PDT/8 p.m. CST on Wednesday, May 30, at the Petersen Automotive Museum, will...