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SHELBY AMERICAN COMMEMORATES 50TH ANNIVERSARY FIA COBRA WITH SPECIAL EDITION CAR

To celebrate the birth of the 289 Ford powered roadsters, Shelby American will offer 50 limited edition continuation (CSX7000) Shelby 289 FIA Cobras. 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.

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From The Web:

How a 2013 Shelby GT350 lives up to Carroll Shelby’s legacy

By Alex Lloyd of the Motoramic

It’s been one year ago to the day since Carroll Shelby passed away. The effervescent chicken farmer left many memories, along with world-beating American muscle. For many, myself included, the Shelby GT350, first introduced in 1965, remains one of the finest muscle cars of all-time. It’s a car that fully embodies the Shelby mantra, boasting brutish looks and enough power to stir earthquakes.
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Iconic Hot-rod Company Shelby American Driving in New Directions

By David Undercoffler of the LA Times

Twenty-one-year-old Taylor Dankel darts around a quick corner of the racetrack and buries the throttle. The supercharged, 650-horsepower V-8 in his father's modified 2008 Shelby Mustang GT500KR lets out a guttural roar. It's a scene that would have put a smile on the face of Shelby American's founder, Carroll Shelby.
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Carroll Shelby's Company Creates Hotter Ford Focus ST

By Chris Woodyard, USA TODAY

DETROIT -- It's more than two decades since the late Carroll Shelby's auto shop tried to hop up small cars with four-cylinder engines. Now, months after his death, they're at it again. Shelby American announced at the North American International Auto Show...
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Shelby Pumps Ford F-150 Raptor to 575 hp, Earth’s Crust Braces for Imminent Pummeling [2013 New York Auto Show]

The only surprising thing about Shelby’s recently unveiled take on Ford’s Raptor is that it took them this long to work one over. After all, Shelby has been operating in near-lockstep with Ford for years, unleashing tuned, tweaked, and twisted versions of Blue Oval products in a reliable cadence.
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