CLASSIC RECREATIONS’ CARBON FIBER HERITAGE SHELBY GT500CR MUSTANG ROARS INTO PRODUCTION
Executives with Classic Recreations have announced that the recently unveiled heritage Shelby GT500CR carbon fiber concept car has gone into production. Dubbed the Carbon Edition, only 25 of these limited edition supercars will be delivered by the company at the Shelby American facility in Las Vegas and are available for worldwide distribution. Upon delivery, a donation will also be presented by Classic Recreations to the Carroll Shelby Foundation.
Here’s your chance to win Chase Briscoe’s racing helmet! Designed and owned by Stewart-Haas Racing driver Chase Briscoe, the design and carbon fiber Bell helmet are just like the one that Chase wore to victory 6 times this season in NASCAR’s Xfinity racing series. Briscoe has put a Shelby Mustang into the winner’s circle once again, 55 years after its first victory in 1965.
SHELBY AMERICAN UNLEASHES SHELBY GT350SE AND 800+ HORSEPOWER SHELBY GT500SE
Executives with Shelby American today announced its first Carroll Shelby Signature Edition post-title packages for the 2020 Shelby GT500 and the 2015-2020 model year Shelby GT350SE, including the vaunted “R” model cars. Shelby American will enhance the styling, performance and exclusivity of the two iconic American sports cars and the Ford Shelby GT500SE will boast over 800 horsepower. Limited to only 100 per model year, each Shelby Signature Edition car will receive a Shelby CSM number and be documented in the official Shelby American Registry.
CARROLL SHELBY FOUNDATION TO DONATE $150,000 TO THE CHILDREN'S ORGAN TRANSPLANT ASSOCIATION
The Carroll Shelby Foundation™ will donate a total of $150,000 to the Children’s Organ Transplant Association’s Hope Fund over the next three years. The donation will help provide a safety net for families facing the financial and emotional challenges of raising a child who needs a life-saving transplant.
SHELBY AMERICAN AND ACAT GLOBAL COLLABORATE ON HIGH PERFORMANCE CATALYTIC CONVERTER PROGRAM
Executives with Shelby American, a wholly owned subsidiary of Carroll Shelby International Inc. (CSBI:PK), and ACAT Global have announced a development program to create cutting edge emission systems that increase horsepower, reduce emissions and improve reliability for its line of high performance vehicles. The two companies will initially focus their efforts on enhancing 5.0-liter Ford V8 engines in Shelby American built versions of the Ford Mustang and Ford F-150, as well as the 5.2 Voodoo and “Predator” engines in the Shelby GT350 and Shelby GT500.