The 2015 Shelby GT Is 627 Horsepower Of American Mustang Insanity

What happens when you take a 2015 Ford Mustang GT and add a supercharger, sticky Michelin tires, racing-grade wheels, a Borla exhaust, a carbon fiber hood and enough Shelby decals and badges to make a Fiat 500 Abarth look understated? You get 627 horsepower and the 2015 Shelby GT. The "GT" here stands for "GoT-damn,"… » 1/19/15 10:25am 1/19/15 10:25am

​Shelby Is Making 50 Cobra 427s To Celebrate Its 50th Anniversary

The Shelby Cobra has celebrated its 50th anniversary at least twice now, but next year marks the introduction of the 427 model, and Shelby is building 50 new examples to commemorate the occasion, starting at just under $120k.
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​I Found A Mustang Shelby GT Hanging Out In Palm Springs

Well, that was unexpected. While riding through the hills outside of Palm Springs, I just happened to come across a done-up Shelby GT in the middle of some elaborate marketing shoot. Oh, and it brought along a friend, too. » 12/10/14 7:45pm 12/10/14 7:45pm

Mr. Cobra's Garage Is Worth A Pilgrimage For All Shelby Cobra Fans

If they call you Mr. Cobra and Shelby American's younger staff used to ring you up for advice when it came to fixing old Cobras, you might just be the man with the grandest Cobra collection of them all. Shelby fans, this is your Mecca. » 12/09/14 9:32am 12/09/14 9:32am

You Can Buy Four Perfect Shelby Dodges For The Price Of An Audi R8

Like most people, I have about $120,000 in cold, hard cash that's just burning a hole in my pocket right now, and I can't decide which exotic car to spend it on. Luckily for me — and possibly someone else — an eBay listing for four rare 1980s Shelby-branded Dodges has come to my rescue! » 11/26/14 5:17pm 11/26/14 5:17pm

The Renovo Coupe Is An Electric Shelby With 1,000 LB-FT Of Torque

Every year, some company with more ambition than experience puts out a press release and a rendering and a litany of promises about revolutionary, all-electric performance. Then silence. It's the cult of ego and vaporware. Renovo is not a member, and it's out to prove it with an electric Shelby Daytona with 1,000… » 8/15/14 9:40am 8/15/14 9:40am

Artist creates beautiful resin sculptures of vintage Porsches

Go behind the scenes with French automotive artist, Stéphane DuFour as he creates a one-of-a-kind resin sculpture of the Benton Performance La Carrera Panamericana racer, a 1962 Porsche 356b, for friend and mechanic John Benton. » 7/12/14 3:22pm 7/12/14 3:22pm

The Ultimate Shelby Concept Sale Is What American Dreams Are Made Of

Shelby American just moved. And they're doing what all of us do when we move: getting rid of a bunch of stuff they don't need anymore. But instead of dumping crappy old IKEA furniture they bought in college, they're selling off some of their best concept cars and prototypes. » 6/25/14 4:31pm 6/25/14 4:31pm

The 2013 Shelby Raptor is ridiculous, wonderful

What do you do with a truck that comes equipped with seventeen Shelby logos? A truck that has 4 LED light bars, three feet of suspension travel, a Whipple twin-screw supercharger that, when mounted to the Ford Raptor's 6.2-liter V8, churns out 575 horsepower and a whine reminiscent of a Klaxon on an exploding… » 7/31/13 1:04pm 7/31/13 1:04pm

Hauling Ass- A 500 Horsepower 1963 Ford Falcon Sedan Delivery Van

Imagine it is 1967 at the Shelby factory in Venice, CA. Mr. Shelby notices that his cowboy hat is dirty and the stockroom is out of modified lower control arms. Now you need to get new LCAs at the supplier in Whittier and pick up a new 10-gallon hat downtown in the next 45 minutes. What do you drive? » 7/10/13 1:05pm 7/10/13 1:05pm

Shelby GT350 Mexico

No, Oppo, that isn't a run-of-the-mill 1969 Mustang coupé someone decided to craft into a poor Mach 1 replica with GT350 rocker stripes. It is a legit Shelby GT350, just not the one sold in the United States. It's the one sold in Mexico. » 6/10/13 12:40pm 6/10/13 12:40pm

This $1.3 Million 1967 Shelby Is The Most Expensive Mustang Ever Sold

For reasons I cannot understand, someone this weekend paid a whopping $1.1 million for the "Eleanor" Ford Mustang from Nicolas Cage's Gone In 60 Seconds. It's not that I don't like that movie, I just think the kit is a bit overcooked and overrated. However, someone else paid $1.3 million for a far more tasteful 'Stang. » 5/20/13 3:03pm 5/20/13 3:03pm

Is This The 2014 Mustang Shelby GT350?

One of our readers sent us an interesting find from a Cars and Coffee event in Irvine, California this morning: a car that appears to be the next Shelby GT350, cleverly hidden under a Mustang-shaped tarp. Whaaaa? (UPDATE: No it's not.) » 4/27/13 11:37am 4/27/13 11:37am

Watch The 'World's Quickest Shelby GT500' Launch Like A Drag Strip…

The folks at Lethal Performance say this 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 is the quickest of its kind in the world. To prove it, they brought us this video, complete with foreboding Hans Zimmer-eqsue music, slow camera pans over the car, and of course, some insane drag strip launches. » 2/22/13 1:17pm 2/22/13 1:17pm

Shelby Ford Focus ST: Where Is The Tire-Murdering Horsepower?

The Detroit Auto Show is always a lot of fun, but in this era of spy photos and leaks, there aren't many real surprises. One huge exception we encountered here was this, the Shelby Ford Focus ST covered in a bright orange tarp just outside the media center. For days we've been wondering what kind of magical mysteries… » 1/15/13 12:39pm 1/15/13 12:39pm

Is Shelby Really This Awful To Its Dealers?

Stephen Becker, owner of Planet Cobra, an authorized reseller of those "new" Shelby Cobras old rich accountants love is alleging Shelby American engaged in numerous unscrupulous and underhanded practices with its dealer network in a lawsuit obtained by Jalopnik. The lawsuit also reveals just how much dealers pay for… » 1/03/13 1:20pm 1/03/13 1:20pm

Carroll Shelby Tribute Mustang May Premiere At Detroit

The death of Carroll Shelby left a Texas-sized hole in our hearts. He could be a litigious bastard at moments, but he was passionate and funny and built some of the best cars of the last century. » 1/02/13 12:20pm 1/02/13 12:20pm