Police Raid Classic Recreations Over VIN Swapping

Oklahoma-based Classic Recreations — the company behind the Shelby GT500CR and other continuation series Mustangs — was raided today by the Oklahoma Bureau of Investigations over suspected VIN-plate swapping. It sure feels like Unique Performance all over again. UPDATE. » 7/08/10 11:30pm 7/08/10 11:30pm

Classic Recreations 1967 Shelby GT500CR: First Drive

No bondo. No scratched-out VIN plates. No tacky graphics. In a market that encourages brainless restomods, the Classic Recreations 1967 Shelby GT500CR is that rarest of beasts: a thoughtful car. Not like thoughtfulness matters when you let 545 hp loose. » 6/17/10 1:00pm 6/17/10 1:00pm