The dispute between his children and surviving wife has left his body stuck in a Dallas County morgue while a Texas court decides who gets to dispose of his remains.A bizarre custody battle between the children of automotive legend Carroll Shelby and the last of his seven wives has left his body stuck in a Dallas County morgue while a Texas court decides who gets to dispose of his remains.
VideoThe Carroll Hall Shelby Charitable Trust is putting two significant Shelbys up for auction this August 19-20 in Monterey. Photo by Darin Schnabel, Courtesy RM Sotheby's. CSX 2000 is arguably the most important modern American sports car, along with its descendant, the Daytona Cobra Coupe that won the GT class at Le [...]
FordIt's been 50 years since the original Ford Motor Company Shelby Hertz GT350-H made its debut.
Dubbed the "Rent-A-Racer" and built in a partnership with Carroll Shelby's Shelby American, the GT350-H became a cult classic among collectors.
A limited-liability corporation bought the 34,000-square-foot industrial and office complex in Marina del Rey for $6.5 million.The former Marina del Rey headquarters of automotive legend Carroll Shelby was sold along with two office buildings for $6.5 million.
Carroll Shelby's life has always been tinged with an "against all odds" flavor. In the 1950s the young racecar driver shot to the top of his field, until a potentially deadly heart condition ended his career.