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Didn't realize Carroll Shelby passed away.  What an interesting guy and what great cars!!! RIP

Carroll Shelby, 89, of Shelby Cobra fame, dead

SHELBY GT350 with Mr. Shelby himself

SHELBY GT350 with Mr. Shelby himself

1965 Factory Five Shelby Cobra Re-creation Roadster.

My baby, 1965 Factory Five Shelby Cobra Roadster Kit Car

"At Ford, Carroll #Shelby will always be remembered as an innovator, a performance vehicle legend but most importantly an incredible partner and close friend for more than 60 years. The Ford and Shelby collaboration is something that has always been very important to me personally and Carroll will continue to be the inspiration behind our future collaboration that will carry his name. My family and I are honored to have had Carroll as a friend and part of our family. He will never be…

"At Ford, Carroll will always be remembered as an innovator and a performance vehicle legend.

Google Image Result for Automotive legend Carrol Shelby -- who's name has become synonymous with the fastest and most powerful Ford Mustangs ever created -- has died at the age 89.  In what can only be described as sad day for friends, family, and fans the world over, automotive legend Carroll Shelby has died at the age of 89.

Automotive legend Carroll Shelby dies at 89

If you only know the late Carroll Shelby for his tuner cars, you're missing an amazing story of how, during the mid-1960s, his little, nerd-filled race shop in Los Angeles helped Henry Ford II exercise his famous vendetta against Enzo Ferrari. Playboy editor A.J. Baime tells that story in his book, Go Like Hell: Ford, Ferrari, and Their Battle for Speed and Glory at Le Mans.

How Carroll Shelby And A Gang Of Nerds Beat Enzo Ferrari

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