More of the Miller Motorsports museum

As promised earlier, here are the Cobras from the Miller Motorsports museum. My apologies as I took all of these photos with an ipotato and was in a rush since we only had a few minutes to look over these beauties before embarking on a full day of flogging Ford Focus and Fiesta ST's. By the end of the day the museum… »11/16/14 10:32am11/16/14 10:32am

Carroll Shelby Once Threatened His Drivers With A Hammer In The Middle Of A Race

It was the 1966 Sebring 12 Hours. Ford GT40 drivers Ken Miles and Dan Gurney were dicing for the lead, coming dangerously close to knocking each other out of the race. Team boss Carroll Shelby tried to send the message to the drivers to stop racing each other, but neither would listen, so Shelby decided to intervene.… »10/24/12 12:40pm10/24/12 12:40pm

How Carroll Shelby And A Gang Of Nerds Beat Enzo Ferrari

If you only know the late Carroll Shelby for his tuner cars, you're missing an amazing story of how, during the mid-1960s, his little, nerd-filled race shop in Los Angeles helped Henry Ford II exercise his famous vendetta against Enzo Ferrari. Playboy editor A.J. Baime tells that story in his book, Go Like Hell: Ford,… »5/17/12 12:00pm5/17/12 12:00pm