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Shelby Cobra 289 FIA Anniversary Edition
28th January, 2014
Each will be painted “Viking Blue” with FIA stripes and roundels, feature a black FIA interior, special billet anniversary badges, original style wheels and a variety of additional options ..... more

Junior edition Cobra ride-on for small kids
23rd August, 2013
The perfectly proportioned 427 Cobra spec chrome wheels, side exhaust pipes, fuel cap, famous roll bar and badging make this a true miniature version of a real-life Shelby Cobra ..... more

Shelby GT350 coming to the end of the line
5th August, 2013
Beginning with the 5.0 litre Ford Mustang GT as its base, every aspect of the car is enhanced or replaced to make the ultimate performance pony car that is true to the spirit of the 1960’s era Shelby GT350 ..... more

The sting of a Shelby GT500 Super Snake
8th March, 2013
Only 500 of these high performance American cars will be built, all at the Shelby American factory in Las Vegas (Nevada, USA) ..... more

Remembering Carroll Shelby
17th May, 2012
Carroll Shelby (military man, chicken farmer, racing car driver, entrepreneur, car maker, heart transplant recipient) passed away last week. But why did he say his chilli would "shake the meanness out of the most ornery, leather-mouthed chilli-head that ever was born"? ..... more

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Ford Shelby GT500 for 2013
23rd November, 2011
The 5.8-litre V8 aluminium-block engine produces 650 horsepower and 600 lb.-ft. of torque, making it America's most powerful production V8. Oddly enough, despite the power, the 3,850-pound car is apparently exempt from America's gas-guzzler tax ..... more

Looking back: Carroll Shelby with Aston Martin
21st March, 2010
The United States has played a fundamental role in Aston Martin’s motor sport history, with an American automotive legend forming part of the 1959 Le Mans-winning line-up: Carroll Shelby ..... more


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More Punch For Ford Shelby GT500
6th January, 2009
America's new 2010 Ford Shelby GT500 delivers the most power and refinement ever for a Ford's SVT-tuned performance Mustang – and a few surprises, too ..... more

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Ford Shelby GT500KR: World-Class Performance From The Most Powerful Production Mustang Ever
4th May, 2008
The 2008 Ford Shelby GT500KR is the new “King of the Road” – the most powerful production Mustang ever produced, thanks to a 540-hp supercharged 5.4-litre V-8 with 510 lb.-ft. of torque ..... more

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Ford and Shelby To Build 2009 Shelby GT500KR
2nd April, 2008
To compliment the one thousand 2008 Shelby GT500KR 40th anniversary Edition “King of the Road” Mustangs, Ford and Shelby Automobiles have announced that an additional 746 units will be built for the 2009 model year to help meet worldwide demand of the super car ..... more

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Ford Shelby GT For 2008
21st June, 2007
The magic duo of Ford Mustang and Carroll Shelby bring open-air excitement to American roads for the 2008 model year as the Ford Shelby GT returns with a new convertible body style ..... more

More Show For Shelby GT500
27th April, 2007
Even with demand for the most muscular Mustang ever – the Ford Shelby GT500 – at a record high, Ford is cranking up additional interest in the USA with a new, limited-edition package that adds unique visual appeal to the Shelby GT500 ..... more

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Ford Confirms Shelby GT As Part Of Product-Led Turnaround
10th August, 2006
New Shelby GT to go on sale in January across America as the newest member of the Mustang performance car stable ..... more

Ford Shelby GT500 Rated At 500 Horsepower
3rd May, 2006
The most powerful factory-built Mustang ever just got even more potent. Final certification testing of the Shelby GT500’s 5.4-litre supercharged V-8 shows it will produce 500 horsepower and 480 lb.-ft. of torque ..... more

Ford Shelby GT500: Most Powerful Mustang Ever
13th January, 2006
After 40 years, racing legend Carroll Shelby and the Ford Mustang are back together with the introduction of America's 2007 Ford Shelby GT500 ..... more

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2007 Ford Shelby GT500 Convertible
30th September, 2005
The Ford Shelby GT500, one of the most anticipated and powerful cars for America in 2006, just got hotter with the announcement that a convertible version will join the Ford line-up ..... more

GT500 Returns As A Modern Thoroughbred
23rd March, 2005
The most powerful factory-built Ford Mustang in history takes to the street next year, following a unique collaboration between performance car legend Carroll Shelby and the Ford Special Vehicle Team ..... more

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Ford Shelby GR-1 concept
25th August, 2004
Ford and Shelby are back together again and have produced a concept car which was unveiled in California earlier this month ...... more

The Lost and Found Department
29th January, 2004
After 36 years, a prototype Mustang convertible finds fame and fortune ..... more

Ford Shelby Cobra Concept Car
9th January, 2004
Through key design details – the dominant grille opening, vertical bumper bars, stacked lamps front and rear, side air extractors and, most importantly, the powerful bulge over each rear wheel – the historical connection to Shelby’s original model is undeniable ..... more

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