Carroll Shelby, 89, Of Shelby Cobra Fame, Dead

Decades after a heart condition forced him to retire from racing, Carroll Shelby still loved to drive muscle cars. Well into his 80s, the legendary car designer spent hours testing his last Mustang Shelby GT500, which sets a new record for horsepower and hits a top speed of more than 200 miles per hour.

Topics:  carroll   mustang   gt500   dallas   heart   
ASK NEWS:
  • The 15 most expensive movie & TV cars and motorcycles - Gizmag
    2 – 1965 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe Another car with an impeccable race history and world ... S. Sold by: Mecum Auctions One of Carroll Shelby's
    10/21/2014 - 2:34 pm | View Link
  • The top 10 movie & TV cars ever sold at auction - Gizmag
    2 – 1965 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe Another car with an impeccable ... Auctions One of Carroll Shelby's ... a significant premium for its fame, ...
    10/16/2014 - 2:16 pm | View Link
  • More
BING NEWS:
  • Carroll Shelby left a legacy far beyond Dallas
    ... of the Shelby Cobra, had me waxing nostalgic for the good old days when gasoline sold for 23 cents a gallon and highway speed limits were set at 70 miles per hour. Shelby was inducted into the International Motor Sports Hall of Fame in 1992. The ...
    05/22/2012 - 3:32 pm | View Link
  • Legendary race driver and Shelby Cobra sports car designer Carroll Shelby dies at age 89
    DALLAS - Carroll Shelby, the legendary auto racer and car designer who built the fabled Shelby Cobra sports car and injected testosterone ... The 1992 inductee into the Automobile Hall of Fame had homes in Los Angeles and his native east Texas.
    05/14/2012 - 6:59 am | View Link
  • Legendary car designer and racer Carroll Shelby dies aged 89 after FIVE DECADES at the top of motorsport
    His fabled Shelby Cobra sports car became an automotive and cultural icon ... The 1992 inductee into the Automobile Hall of Fame had homes in Los Angeles and his native east Texas. The one-time chicken farmer had more than a half-dozen successful careers ...
    05/11/2012 - 5:34 pm | View Link
  • Legendary car designer Carroll Shelby dies at 89
    The 1992 inductee into the Automobile Hall of Fame had homes in Los Angeles and his native ... In 1962, Shelby-American began operations in Venice, where Shelby created the original Cobra Roadster, the fastest production car ever made at that time.
    05/11/2012 - 5:09 pm | View Link
  • Legendary Carroll Shelby dies at 89
    The 1992 inductee into the Automobile Hall of Fame had homes in Los Angeles and his native east ... to designing high-powered "muscle cars" that eventually became the Shelby Cobra and the Mustang Shelby GT500. The Cobra, which used Ford engines and a ...
    05/11/2012 - 3:24 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Carroll Shelby International
    Carroll Shelby International (OTC Pink) was formed in 2003 from custom performance vehicle manufacturer Shelby American when, founder and owner, Carroll Shelby took ...
    10/20/2014 - 6:20 pm | View Website
  • Carroll Shelby dead at 89: Was legendary racer and ...
    We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us.
    10/20/2014 - 1:55 pm | View Website
  • Carroll Shelby
    Shelby's Series 1 roadster used Oldsmobile's 4.0 L L47 Aurora V8, but was poorly supported by the ailing GM division. The Series 1 is the only car ever produced by ...
    10/20/2014 - 10:41 am | View Website
  • CARROLL SHELBY LICENSING AND NATIONAL PRODUCTS INTRODUCE ...
    CARROLL SHELBY LICENSING AND NATIONAL PRODUCTS INTRODUCE FIRST SHELBY COBRA 427 ROADSTER FOR KIDS Posted August 12, 2013 in Carroll Shelby Licensing
    10/20/2014 - 2:35 am | View Website
  • Carroll Shelby Jackets | Shelby Cobra Jackets | Cobra Jackets
    Carroll Shelby Jackets | Shelby Cobra Jackets | Cobra Jackets - Carroll Shelby Jackets | Shelby Cobra Jackets
    10/19/2014 - 10:53 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News