Shelby

A champion of the hobby, Bruce Meyer may be more enthusiastic than any other car collector about sharing his vehicles and his passion. The Beverly Hills businessman, a gearhead since his teenage...
The Quail, a Motorsports Gathering , is an annual celebration of classic cars and culinary delights held in Carmel, Calif., during Monterey Car Week. More intimate and just as prestigious as the...
A premier example of prewar automotive excellence, a 1939 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Lungo Spider by Touring will surely spark a battle of bids at the RM Sotheby’s Monterey sale in Monterey, Calif., on...
Arguably the most important car ever made available to the public, the 1962 Shelby 260 Cobra CSX 2000 —the first Cobra created—will be for sale at the RM Sotheby’s auction in Monterey, Calif., held...
Robb Report ’s June “Best of the Best” issue is on newsstands now! Here are the best specialty vehicles for 2016 . Selection Guidelines: Vehicle models must have been introduced or significantly...
With its jackrabbit logo prominently displayed up front, the new Terlingua Mustang looks like the one that Shelby American built nearly a decade ago to mark the 40th anniversary of the Terlingua...
Collectors of competition cars will be racing to Northern California this summer as provenance-packed Fords and Shelbys from the Jim Click Ford Performance Collection will be featured lots at the RM...
Automotive relics hidden for decades and often forgotten about by the owners themselves have become a phenomenon at auction . Unlike any other collectible, they are most desirable in their derelict...
While many associate the Sixties with the space race and flower power, the specialists at Superformance consider the decade a golden age for high-performance automobiles—a period they are rallying to...
“If everything is under control, you’re not going fast enough,” said renowned racer Mario Andretti—but that was before he had a chance to drive any of the high-powered performers that debuted in 2015...
“If everything is under control, you’re not going fast enough,” said renowned racer Mario Andretti—but that was before he had a chance to drive any of the high-powered performers that debuted in 2015...
Originally published in the December issue of Robb Report as “ Continued Success ” Shelby American is building 50 Daytona Cobra Coupe continuation cars to coincide with the golden anniversary of the...
Auto critic Robert Ross sifts through the barn-find phenomenon at auction—and in his own garage.
FREE PREVIEW: The Shelby 427 Cobra S/C 50th Anniversary Edition is among Robb Report’s 2015 Best of the Best selections.
One of the finest car collections in the country is paring down.
The new Shelby Mustang GT350 features Ford’s most powerful naturally aspirated engine ever.
The Ron Pratte collection includes Carroll Shelby’s personal Shelby Cobra 427 Super Snake, which previously fetched $5 million.
Each year in August, California’s Monterey Peninsula plays host to one of the most impressive gatherings of automobiles in the world.
This 1963 Shelby Cooper King Cobra is a featured blue chip vehicle of the Salon Collection and will cross at the 43rd annual Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction in Scottsdale, Arizona, on January...
Carroll Shelby in his 1962 Shelby Cobra CSX 2000 Carroll Shelby (1923–2012) was a maverick whose brilliance and tenacity were matched by talent, guts, and good fortune. He strung together an...
West Richland, Wash., isn’t Modena, Italy, or Stuttgart, Germany, or Molsheim, France. But West Richland–based Shelby SuperCars is very serious about speed. Specifically, the boutique sports car...
Sometimes factory stock is not enough. For Carroll Shelby, it has never been, at least not since he introduced his first G.T.350 in 1965. Now the Las Vegas–based Shelby Automobiles will transform a...
Ask Carroll Shelby which of his Mustangs is his favorite, and the answer is always the same: the next one. The 2010 Ford Shelby GT500 is the most recent "next" pony from Shelby, and—with 540 hp and...
Carroll Shelby contributed to American patriotism and pride when his Daytona Cobra Coupe clinched the World Manufacturers Championship in Reims, France, on July 4, 1965. Driven by racing legend Bob...
Forty years ago, former racecar driver Carroll Shelby caught wind that General Motors was just weeks away from unveiling a King of the Road edition of the Chevrolet Corvette. "The brochures were...
Anglo-American litterateur T.S. Eliot—no doubt inspired by the incessant reinvention of Britain’s Austin Seven and the many mutants thereby produced—once argued that tradition is worthless if it...
While offering a glimpse into the future, this issue also includes a new ongoing feature, one that looks at Robb Report’s past. As we considered the candidates for this month’s page, we couldn’t...