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AUTO LEGEND CARROLL SHELBY, FATHER OF COBRA, DIES: “Carroll Hall Shelby, the Texan who created the f…

AUTO LEGEND CARROLL SHELBY, FATHER OF COBRA, DIES: “Carroll Hall Shelby, the Texan who created the famous Shelby Cobra and uncounted other high-performance machines that turned the auto world on its ear, and made it a whole lot more fun for 50 years, died in Dallas Thursday night at age 89. He had been hospitalized [...]
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Carroll Shelby, Ford performance legend, dies

Vehicles / Cars : Hemmings.com (2 years ago)

Photo courtesy Ford Media Less than a month after he took to Facebook to dispel rumors about his impending death, Ford performance legend Carroll Shelby has died. He was 89. According to a press release sent out Friday afternoon, Sh... Read Post

Carroll Shelby Passes Away at Age 89

Vehicles / Cars : Kicking Tires (2 years ago)

Carroll Hall Shelby, the famous racecar driver and automotive designer responsible for the Shelby Cobra and high-performance carmaker Shelby American, passed away Thursday at age 89, according to USA Today. During his career, which ... Read Post

Ford Shelby GT500 Cobra: 634kW tribute to Carroll Shelby

Vehicles / Cars : Car Advice (2 years ago)

Friends, fans and colleagues of the late Carroll Shelby have come together to produce a one-off Ford Shelby GT500 Cobra in a tribute to the life of the legend of the automotive world. A team dubbed ‘Friends of Carroll Shelby’, … Con... Read Post


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