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Four Brand New Shelby Models from the 1980s Unearthed on eBay!


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What are the odds of four brand new, never before registered, Shelby sports models from the 1980s popping up for sale after laying dormant in some warehouse for more than a quarter of a century?

Ford Will Celebrate Shelby GT350 50th Ann. at 2015 Monterey Motorsports Reunion


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A naturally-aspirated, 5,2-liter V8 with more than 500HP mated to a six-speed manual gearbox that drives the rear wheels through a Torsen limited-slip diff. What’s not to like about the new Shelby GT350?

See Ford's New Mustang Shelby GT350 in 52 Photos and Videos


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Ford let loose its new Shelby GT350 Mustang earlier today, but it did so with a set of CGIs; no worries because we now have a boatload of real life pictures and running footage.

New 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Has More Than 500HP [w/Video]


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After vanishing for nearly a quarter of a century, Ford's Shelby GT350 badge returns to adorn the new sixth generation Mustang.

Revealed just ahead of the 2014 LA Auto Show, the 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 has its eyes set on the 505hp Chevrolet Camaro Z/28.

Is Ford Teasing the Mustang Shelby GT350 in This Video?


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Ford has released a mysterious teaser video (the first of five) which is likely to announce the return of the legendary Mustang Shelby GT350.

The Shelby Mustang GT/SC is a Point and Squirt Machine


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With up to 624 hp, the 2014 Shelby Mustang GT/SC promises blistering straight line pace (zero to sixty in 3.7 seconds), as well as unique styling treatment for extra parking lot kudos.

It not only is more powerful and stiffer than the regular Mustang GT, but also louder and generally meaner.

New Ford Mustang GT350 / SVT Tester Spins Out of Control and Almost Crashes!


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Hold your horses there Mustang! Our spy shooters were at the right place at the right time to capture a 2016 Mustang prototype's unfortunate moment at the Nürburgring circuit.

Two of Only Three Shelby GT350 Mustang Original Prototypes Meet Up in Oklahoma


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Mark Hovander and John Atzbach are two lucky men who own two 1965 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang original prototypes – two of only three ever made. The two friends are touring the U.S. this year, bringing their prized possessions to nine different events in 2014, including this weekend’s 40th annual Mid America Ford and Shelby Nationals in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Another Reader Spies Ford's 2016 Mustang Shelby GT500


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As you can see for yourself, Ford isn't even trying to shy away from the public nor is it dodging cameras on the road with their prototypes of the next hot Mustang, thought to carry the 2016 Shelby GT500 nameplate (unless the Blue Oval goes for something different like SVT or SVO).

Future Cars: 2016 Ford Shelby Mustang GT500 Hits The Redline


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There are two legendary names that come to mind in American automotive history; one of them is Mustang and the other is Shelby. Since 1965, Carroll Shelby worked magic into Ford’s pony car offerings - creating fire breathing, hi-performance versions and amassing legions of fans in the process.

Scoop: This Could be the 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500


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Back in April, one of Carscoops readers took some shots of a heavily camouflaged Ford Mustang prototype with flush wheel covers (?) standing in traffic, and now, our spies nabbed a couple of similar, if not identical, testers driving around the Santa Monica Pier in California, and which we believe to be the next high performance version of the Blue Oval's pony car.

Dad Creates Awesome Shelby Cobra Toy Car with Mini 7HP Engine for His Son


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It's fair to say that, when it comes to toys, kids are spoilt for choice these days. Still, it's one thing to empty your pockets for an off-the-shelf product and another when you put your own sweat (and tears, and perhaps even a little bit of blood) into creating a unique object for your child.

Shelby Launches 50th Anniversary FIA Cobra, Only 50 Will Be Made


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Shelby American has announced the launch of a limited-edition 50th Anniversary FIA Cobra that is a close copy of the small block Cobra FIA version race car that competed in the 1964 World Manufacturers Championship series against brands like Aston Martin, Jaguar and Corvette.

Shelby Brings Back the Mustang GT Package for the Budget-Minded at LA Auto Show


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Shelby is trying to offer a little bit of everything to Ford Mustang owners, from the insane 1,200-horsepower 1000 S/C with an equally crazy price tag of $154,995, to the new basic GT package, presented today at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

2014 Corvette Stingray Z51 vs. 2014 Ford Mustang GT500: And The Fastest One Is…


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The Corvette and the Mustang are two of the most recognized nameplates in the automotive industry with a long and rich history. Even though, technically, they're different rides made for different folks, at the end of the day, they're both sports cars built to be fast.

New Shelby Cobra Design Study Looks Like a Viper Killer


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For more than five decades now, the classic AC Cobra, more commonly known as Shelby Cobra in the United States, has captured the imagination of many drivers and car enthusiasts alike, having earned its place in automotive history. Super powerful yet as light as a feather (or so to speak), the Cobra was never a car for the faint hearted.

How Does the New Corvette Stingray Stack Up Against the Competition on the Track?


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Talk about milking it to the very last drop… Oh, yes, it's another one of Edmunds' videos on the new 2014 Corvette Stingray that supposedly comes to wrap up (though, we wouldn't be surprised if it doesn't…) the individual tests it performed against a variety of sports cars, regardless of price or if they're direct competitors in the eyes and pockets of consumers.

Shelby’s F-150 SVT Raptor is a Playful 575HP Monster


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Describing a 7,210-lbs (3,270-kg) pickup truck as a “joy to drive” will certainly raise some eyebrows among car enthusiasts. However, the description does not apply to any pickup truck, but the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor.

And oh, it’s not any Raptor, but the Shelby-modified version that has 164 more horsepower than the standard model, for a total of 575hp.

New Corvette Stingray vs. BMW M3 Coupe and Shelby GT500, Guess Who Won…


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Remember Edmund's track tests between the new 2014 Corvette Stingray C7 and Chrysler's 2013 SRT Viper, 2014 Nissan GT-R Track Edition and Porsche 911 Carrera S (clicking on the links will take to the respective video reviews)?

Well, the online publication has returned with two more rivals for Detroit's newest performance sports coupe, the soon-to-be replaced BMW M3 Coupe with the Lime Edition orange package, and the Shelby GT500.

Ford Reminds Us of the Great Motivational Force That Was Carroll Shelby


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We’re counting down the months to the launch of the new Ford Mustang, an all-new model that promises to have global appeal yet still retain the very essence of what made people like and buy the cars in the first place.

Part of that essence is down to Carroll Shelby’s contribution to Ford and the subsequent creation of many hot Mustangs, and now the company has put out a video to honor his name yet again.