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Detroit Free Press
Making history: Lab records every bolt on historic carsto be recorded and possibly added to the national register include the legendar
Making history: Lab records every bolt on historic cars
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
to be recorded and possibly added to the national register include the legendary 1959 Scaglietti-bodied Corvette, the car Carroll Shelby nearly built instead of the AC Cobra. 1959 Scaglietti-bodied Chevrolet Corvette in the HVA lab, Allentown,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Burke wins Hillclimb in near-record timefor the fifth-most victories in the history of the 110-year-old race.That’s no
Burke wins Hillclimb in near-record time
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
for the fifth-most victories in the history of the 110-year-old race.That’s no small feat considering prolific racers like Carroll Shelby, Roger Penske and Oscar Koveleski have competed in the event. However, Burke wasn’t only competing against... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Nutson's Weekly Automotive News - July 4-10, 2016: Self-Driving; Tesla; Traffic Deaths Up; NACOTY; New Pathfinder; RIP Carl Hass19/20 will be the original, first-to-be-built, Shelby Cobra that has been in th
Nutson's Weekly Automotive News - July 4-10, 2016: Self-Driving; Tesla; Traffic Deaths Up; NACOTY; New Pathfinder; RIP Carl Hass
The Auto Channel / Posted 15 days ago
19/20 will be the original, first-to-be-built, Shelby Cobra that has been in the possession of its builder, racing icon Carroll Shelby, since new. Known as CSX 2000 it was the prototype for what has become one of the most storied racing sports... Read more
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iol.co.za
Shelby venom in SA: All you need to knowYears of reading about Carroll Shelby's cars and watching them do nasty things
Shelby venom in SA: All you need to know
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
Years of reading about Carroll Shelby's cars and watching them do nasty things to fine rubber in countless video clips hadn't prepared me for how mean and aggressive the sound of a Shelby-modified five-litre Ford V8 is in real life - especially in a... Read more
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Business Insider
This could be the most expensive American car ever solda tiny British sports car and shocked the automotive world with a string of vic
This could be the most expensive American car ever sold
Business Insider / Posted 19 days ago
a tiny British sports car and shocked the automotive world with a string of victories at racetracks around the globe. "Carroll Shelby – the man, the larger-than-life Texan, and the battle-tested racing veteran – fired a shot across the bow of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
This could be the most expensive American car ever solda tiny British sports car and shocked the automotive world with a string of vic
This could be the most expensive American car ever sold
Stamford Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
a tiny British sports car and shocked the automotive world with a string of victories at racetracks around the globe. "Carroll Shelby – the man, the larger-than-life Texan, and the battle-tested racing veteran – fired a shot across the bow of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
This could be the most expensive American car ever solda tiny British sports car and shocked the automotive world with a string of vic
This could be the most expensive American car ever sold
Connecticut Post / Posted 19 days ago
a tiny British sports car and shocked the automotive world with a string of victories at racetracks around the globe. "Carroll Shelby – the man, the larger-than-life Texan, and the battle-tested racing veteran – fired a shot across the bow of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
This could be the most expensive American car ever solda tiny British sports car and shocked the automotive world with a string of vic
This could be the most expensive American car ever sold
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
a tiny British sports car and shocked the automotive world with a string of victories at racetracks around the globe. "Carroll Shelby – the man, the larger-than-life Texan, and the battle-tested racing veteran – fired a shot across the bow of... Read more
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Wheels.ca
Managing a fleet that changes week to weekShow. He did that for almost 20 years, the last one in 2010 when he arranged an
Managing a fleet that changes week to week
Wheels.ca / Posted 21 days ago
Show. He did that for almost 20 years, the last one in 2010 when he arranged an appearance by the late automotive legend Carroll Shelby. “I thought that was a good time to draw the line (and retire from show business),” he says. “I thought it... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Richard's Almanac: Classic car time warpthe show too. One was made to look like an Austin Healey, and three others were
Richard's Almanac: Classic car time warp
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 22 days ago
the show too. One was made to look like an Austin Healey, and three others were Cobra replicas. Cobras were put together by Carroll Shelby in the early 1960’s when he dumped a Ford V8 into an AC roadster. The cars were very fast and very popular.... Read more
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First Coast News
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
First Coast News / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
KTVB Boise / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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11 News Houston
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
11 News Houston / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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USA Today
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
USA Today / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
22 related stories
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
KING5 Seattle / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, mod
Just Cool Cars: This Shelby Mustang is king of the road
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 23 days ago
1968 Shelby GT500KR -- the KR stands for "King of the Road" -- a beefed-up, modified Ford Mustang from back when customizer Carroll Shelby was in his heyday. The car was one of the more powerful of its time, thanks to its 428 Cobra Jet... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Pod Rods: Leno's crash, the first Cobra is for sale; and a wild way to park a car– the legendary CSX2000, aka the first Shelby Cobra. Built by a Texas chicken
Pod Rods: Leno's crash, the first Cobra is for sale; and a wild way to park a car
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 24 days ago
– the legendary CSX2000, aka the first Shelby Cobra. Built by a Texas chicken farmer and race car driver better known as Carroll Shelby, it’s a bit different than the AC Cobras that would follow. There’s only a 260-cubic-inch V-8 under that hood... Read more
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CNET
Feast your eyes upon the first Shelby Cobra ever madeSotheby's is calling this the most important modern American automobile. It's
Feast your eyes upon the first Shelby Cobra ever made
CNET / Posted 24 days ago
Sotheby's is calling this the most important modern American automobile. It's only an American automobile because Carroll Shelby had the wise idea to shove a V-8 into a British AC Ace chassis. The result is the first-ever Shelby... Read more
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CNET
RM Sotheby's set to auction first-ever Shelby CobraCobra ever, chassis designation CSX 2000, was built in a garage in Santa Fe Spr
RM Sotheby's set to auction first-ever Shelby Cobra
CNET / Posted 25 days ago
Cobra ever, chassis designation CSX 2000, was built in a garage in Santa Fe Springs, California. The Cobra is the result of Carroll Shelby taking a British-made AC Ace and replacing its beating heart with a 260-cubic-inch, 260-horsepower V-8 engine.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Carroll Shelby's original 1962 Cobra to be sold in in historicalrevolution: The 'most important sports car ever offered at auction' is set to m
Carroll Shelby's original 1962 Cobra to be sold in in historical
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
revolution: The 'most important sports car ever offered at auction' is set to make history as legendary race driver Carroll Shelby's original Cobra set to sell for $10million Legendary racer Carroll Shelby built the original Cobra in 1962... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Barrett-Jackson Inaugural Northeast Auction Delivers First Double Sellout in Company Historybenefiting charitable organizations. On Friday, the 2016 Shelby GT-H concept/pr
Barrett-Jackson Inaugural Northeast Auction Delivers First Double Sellout in Company History
The Auto Channel / Posted 29 days ago
benefiting charitable organizations. On Friday, the 2016 Shelby GT-H concept/prototype sold for $150,000 to benefit the Carroll Shelby Foundation. Aaron Shelby, grandson of the late Carroll Shelby and longtime Barrett-Jackson supporter and fan... Read more
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Business Wire
Barrett-Jackson Inaugural Northeast Auction Delivers First Double Sellout in Company Historybenefiting charitable organizations. On Friday, the 2016 Shelby GT-H concept/pr
Barrett-Jackson Inaugural Northeast Auction Delivers First Double Sellout in Company History
Business Wire / Posted 29 days ago
benefiting charitable organizations. On Friday, the 2016 Shelby GT-H concept/prototype sold for $150,000 to benefit the Carroll Shelby Foundation. Aaron Shelby, grandson of the late Carroll Shelby and longtime Barrett-Jackson supporter and fan... Read more
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examiner.com
Barrett-Jackson CEO Craig Jackson talks car future, collecting and charitylike the original Batmobile. If you go back through the years, we’ve sold some
Barrett-Jackson CEO Craig Jackson talks car future, collecting and charity
examiner.com / Posted 30 days ago
like the original Batmobile. If you go back through the years, we’ve sold some of the world’s greatest classics, selling Carroll Shelby’s Super Snake with Carroll Shelby standing there – these are things you can’t recreate. We’ve sold the Beverly... Read more

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