SHELBY AMERICAN TRANSFORMS 2008 FORD SHELBY GT500 INTO ROLLING SHOWCASE FOR ITS HIGH-PERFORMANCE PARTS DIVISION
LAS VEGAS – Jan. 5, 2021 – Joe Conway, Co-CEO of Carroll Shelby International and CEO of Shelby American, has unveiled a custom 2008 Ford Shelby GT500 that was created as a rolling showcase for the company’s Shelby Performance Division (SPP). The one-off muscle car was commissioned by the Clark family of Whitewright, Texas, and it arrived just in time for their 57th wedding anniversary.
Gardena, Calif. – December 30, 2020 – While many organizations throttled back their initiatives during 2020, the Carroll Shelby Foundation™ (CSF) kept their foot firmly to the floor with an amazing number of donations and fundraising programs this year. The non-profit organization made several sizeable gifts and even increased its annual commitments to charities such as Children’s Organ Transplant Association, Carroll Shelby Automotive Program, American Nurses Association and The Eli Home.
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.
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.