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Meeting people like “Ol’ Shel” was one advantage to working at Old Cars Weekly for three decades. He and I weren’t drinking buddies — or even chili eating buddies — but it was Shelby’s chili that may have started his … More »

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Legendary entrepreneur Carroll Shelby passes away


LOS ANGELES – Carroll Shelby International Inc. announced today that Carroll Hall Shelby, a man whose vision for performance transformed the automobile industry, has died at age 89.  Mr. Shelby passed away May 10, 2012, at Baylor Hospital in Dallas. … More »

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Boca Raton to auction five 50th Anniversary Shelbys


BOCA RATON, Fla. – The sixth annual Boca Raton Concours d’ Elegance presented by Mercedes-Benz will auction five limited-edition 50th Anniversary Shelby vehicles and first-delivery in the United States exotic cars during a live auction on Feb. 25 at the … More »

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The Forge Classic ready to flex some muscle

Hundreds of Classic and muscle cars,  and many major collectors, restorers and vendors will be present at The Forge Classic on Sept. 9-10 in Sevierville, Tenn. The event, now held at Sevierville Bridgemont Events Center, will feature the Mustang Extravaganza, … More »

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1966 Shelby Mustang uncovered in storage unit

Yup, they are still out there. According to this CNN story, a man charged with removing the contents of a storage unit whose renter had allowed to go into default uncovered a very rare 1966 Shelby GT-350 and immediately shipped … More »

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Mecum offers 1963 Cobra Dragonsnake at Kissimmee

Historic drag cars also at January auction  More »

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Daytona Cobra breaks U.S. auction record at $7.25M

The championship-winning 1965 Shelby CSX2601 has made history again More »

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