Legendary car designer, racer Shelby dies at 89
By Mark Wilson BOONVILLE, Ind. — Shortly before Ryan Shelby confessed to murdering his stepdaughter, an Indiana State Police officer told him he was a US Marshal and had cellphone data that could precisely pinpoint his locations, according to
By JEFF WILSON, AP – 1 minute ago DALLAS (AP) — 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
It wasn't a big secret that Carroll Shelby was close to death, so today's sad news of his passing isn't surprising. He missed the debut of the Shelby 1000 in New York because he was so ill. What most people don't know is the
In the 1960s, Shelby raised the profile of American racing machines on the international sports-car circuit by packing powerful Ford V-8 engines into lightweight British roadsters, and by developing racing cars for Ford.
The builder of Shelby Cobras who beat Ferrari at Le Mans leaves one of the strongest legacies in automotive-performance history.