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      ABOUT TEAM SHELBY   01/01/2007

          Member Benefits:   First, there's the Team Shelby swag. No other club packs your membership kit with more than Team Shelby! Whether you are a renewing member or new to the “family” of Shelby enthusiast worldwide, our goal is to help you enjoy a high-octane lifestyle!   From a Unique Membership Card, Team Shelby Calendar, Team Shelby Hat, Team Shelby T-Shirt, Windshield Cling, Team Shelby License Plate, and Lapel Pin -  the contents of your Team Shelby Membership Kit more than pay for your membership alone!   In addition, your membership includes:   Exclusive Access to Team Shelby Member Forums   10% discounts at Carroll Shelby's Stores in Las Vegas and Los Angeles (present current member card for discount)   Driving Experiences   Invitations to Exclusive Team Shelby Member Events   Insider information from Shelby American   Affiliate Partner Discounts   Updated January 2, 2019. Team Shelby Club 2019 Team Shelby Membership Kit Please note that membership contents are subject to change.   Team Shelby was designed and engineered by real enthusiasts inside and out of Shelby.   Team Shelby was originally formed in 2008 by Carroll Shelby. He wanted to create a club for people to truly enjoy their cars. He knew the world had changed, and he wanted his companies to meet the needs of the new generation of Shelby owners. His vision was to knit together those people with the owners of early Shelby's and give everyone fun new ways to experience their high performance vehicles.   Mr. Shelby imagined a place where owners could talk about their latest conquests at the track, swap stories, share photos and learn new ways to hot rod their cars! He wanted to link all of the enthusiasts into one "dream garage"... thus, Team Shelby was born!   Team Shelby has many free, open access forums, news sections and member only areas dedicated to the community.   In addition, Team Shelby has a full series of events for 2019, which include VIP Experiences, track days, National & Regional gatherings, cruises, car shows and more! Ownership of a Shelby is not required to be a member. The club is dedicated to serving all Shelby enthusiasts past and present including those that own cars built in the 1960's and Shelby Dodges too! Carroll Shelby (Team Shelby Member #001) said: "We built Team Shelby for anyone who is passionate about Shelby cars! We’ll have a blast and we'll do it the Shelby way!   Yearly Membership Rates   U.S. $49.99 | Canada & Mexico $59.99 | E.U., others $65.99   Join the Team Shelby Club   click here to choose a Team Shelby Club subscription package.   Membership Kit Arrival   Your Team Shelby Club membership kit and I.D.card will generally arrive within 6-8 weeks.   Need Help?   Email Brianna:  e-mail her here.  
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      Having Problems Logging In To Team Shelby ?   02/12/2018

      If you are having a problem logging in to Team Shelby since the software change made last December/January please send an email to bfawn@shelby.com  Please include your real name and Team Shelby user id in this email so that we may look into what the problem might be. Thank you.
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  1. We have recently purchased a 1965 Superformance Shelby Cobra Mark 3. It was constructed in 2010. It is powered by a 351 stroker and has a five speed Tremec trans. From 1-10 its a 10+. It is flawless in every way. We are absolutely excited. Next to strapping into our aircraft this is the very next best thing. Prior to our purchase I have over time owned three Corvettes three Porches and one Jag XKE. My wife and I are certified General Aviation Pilots. I have been driven by the Cobras shear muscle and cannot wait to tweek it further.

  2. Anyone going to this year's Shelby bash?

  3. Chad - not to worry, we will place you in a snow storm! Robert
  4. SHELBY AMERICAN TAKES A WALK ON THE “WIDE SIDE” WHILE REPEATING HISTORY at North American INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW Shelby American Revives Legendary “Pocket Rocket” and Ups It’s Muscle Car Game - note - this press release was posted numerous times, however, we wanted to break it out as its own topic. More Resources: Shelby Focus ST Build One Shelby Focus ST Photos Shelby Focus ST Styling Guide (PDF) DETROIT – Jan. 15, 2013 – Shelby American, Inc., a division of Carroll Shelby International (CSBI.PK), unveiled today its new 850 horsepower 2013 Shelby GT500 Super Snake “Wide Body” as well as the new performance tuned Shelby Focus ST at the North American International Auto Show. The two cars represent bookends in the lineup of high performance vehicles available from Shelby American. “Carroll Shelby’s innovative and aggressive hot-rodder spirit lives on at Shelby American today. ” said John Luft, president of Shelby American. “His Cobra redefined the sports car genre and then Shelby turned what some called a ‘secretary’s car’, the Mustang, into the fire-breathing GT350. A few years later, Shelby practically invented the American ‘pocket-rocket’ with the four-cylinder turbocharged, front wheel drive Shelby GLH. This year, we’re returning to our roots with a pair of game-changing cars that will rewrite the rules for American performance.” Shelby American takes the stock 662 horsepower 2013 GT500 and boosts its performance to a street-legal 850 horsepower while keeping it 50 state emissions legal and tuned on 91 octane pump gas. Adding Shelby’s new Wide Body option puts all that power to the pavement, and the rest is history. “Now with 13 inch rear and 10 inch front wheels that are wrapped in serious rubber, the car launches and handles like the super car it is,” added Gary Davis, vice president of production at Shelby American. The optional wide body package isn’t just a cosmetic change, it now gives the Super Snake much more traction and makes it easy to exploit the Shelby’s potential right past the competition.” Customers can choose between Satin Black, Gloss White, Silver, Blue and Red stripes. Offered now for the first time, wheel options include a rear-only or front and rear “wide body” packages. Even though the new Wide Body Super Snake will have the chops to lead the muscle car pack, it is the return of Carroll Shelby’s beloved “Pocket Rocket” that may be the biggest news in Detroit. Shelby Introduces 850 HP Wide body Monster and New Pocket Rocket (2/2) “Carroll Shelby ignored critics who said the turbo four Omni couldn’t be an affordable performance car in the 1980s,” noted Gary Patterson, vice president of Operations/Sales. “He proved them wrong with an impressive, lightweight four cylinder performer. Ford Motor Company’s new Focus ST is the perfect platform for the rebirth of the front wheel drive turbo four cylinder Shelby. It is a car that Carroll wanted to build before his passing and is a worthy successor to his ‘Pocket-Rocket’ GLH.” Designed in the Shelby skunkworks and tested extensively at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, the front wheel drive Shelby Focus ST is a driver-focused masterpiece of performance with a budget minded price. New Ford Racing suspension pieces lower the car while the wheels and tires improve grip and traction. The bigger Shelby spec brakes with drilled rotors enhance the stopping power; along with the sound of the Shelby/Borla exhaust makes it uniquely Shelby. Inside, the car has a complete Shelby branded custom interior, Shelby shifter and finished off with the unique Shelby CSM badge. On the outside, the Shelby is easily identified by its functional hood vents, hydro-carbon front and rear grille inserts, Shelby lettering and rear Hydro-carbon spoiler. Three visual graphics packages are offered, ranging from “traditional” Shelby stripes to more edgy Shelby checkered flag splash or competition graphics. Under the hood, Shelby American adds stylish hydro-carbon components and is developing an optional performance tune expected to significantly increase horsepower. The post-title package for the 2013 Shelby GT500 Super Snake starts at $28,995 (662 hp) and $39,995 (850 hp). The wide body option adds another $17,995, not including the base GT500. The 2013 Shelby Focus ST post-title package begins at $14,995 not including the Ford Focus ST and will be limited to 500 per model year. Shelby American is now accepting orders for the limited edition cars. Interested parties should contact their sales team at (702) 942-7325 or visit. Click here to build your own Shelby Focus ST About Shelby American, Inc. Shelby American manufactures and markets performance vehicles and related products. The company builds authentic continuation Cobras, including the 427 S/C, 289 FIA and 289 street car component vehicles. Shelby American offers the Shelby 1000, GT350, GT500 Super Snake, and GTS post-title packages for the current generation Ford Mustang, as well as the 2013 Shelby Focus ST. For more info, visit www.shelbyamerican.com.
  5. Shelby Focus ST

    The new section for the Focus ST can be found here.
  6. Holiday Skin

    If you wish to switch back to the Team Shelby look & feel, please go to the lower left corner of any page and click on the "Change Theme" link.
  7. Effective today, December 13, 2012, Roger Sorel is no longer employed by Shelby American. He has chosen to return to Rhode Island to be with his family, and all of us here at Shelby American wish him success in all his future endeavors.
  8. Took some shots of our Shelby today...

    Way cool shots. Robert
  9. 2011 Super Snake vs 427 Cobra

    Hot Rod Magazine took the two best Shelby vehicles of all time, the 427 Cobra and the new 2011 GT500 Super Snake, to Las Vegas Motor Speedway to find out which is the baddest ever. Rob Kinnan from Hot Rod and Gary Patterson from Shelby North America race each car on the road course and the drag strip to see which is fastest in the different disciplines. Carroll Shelby tells why he created the Super Snake and shares what his favorite is! Look for the full feature in the May 2011 issue of Hot Rod Magazine...it is a must see.
  10. In Their Own Words

    From Ford Racing.
  11. Here's the link to donate :happy feet:
  12. Shelby Autos sued for breach of contact

    Official Shelby Response "The press release issued by Planet Cobra is a libelous document issued by a dealer who entered into a dealer agreement with Shelby American over four years ago and made substantial profits on orders for Cobra vehicles. Now unfortunately he finds it necessary to sue after Shelby demanded payment on past due invoices. In 2010, Carroll Shelby personally made a substantial personal loan to Mr. Steven Becker, the owner of Planet Cobra, to help him meet his financial obligations. If Mr. Shelby were alive today, he would be terribly disappointed with Mr. Becker. Shelby American will vigorously defend the fictitious claims set forth in Planet Cobra's press release and lawsuit, which reads like it came from a different planet." Joe Conway President Carroll Shelby International
  13. Latest Shelby Performance Parts Boost Style and Superior Handling For 2005-2013 Ford Mustang and Shelby Cars All images available upon request Las Vegas – Sept. 28, 2012 – Shelby Performance Parts, a division of Shelby American, a wholly owned subsidiary of Carroll Shelby International Inc., (CSBI.PK) has introduced several new parts to add style and performance to the 2005-2010 Mustang GT, 2005-2013 Mustang and Shelby Mustangs, 2012-2013 Boss 302 and 2007-2013 Shelby GT500. The fresh product lineup features polished aluminum Shelby 4.6L Racing Valve Covers to add some shine to the engine bay, as well as some high performance parts; including a Shelby Aluminum 7 Quart Racing Baffled Oil Pan, Shelby Billet Watts Link and Shelby Rear Shock Tower Braces that will dramatically improve engine performance and vehicle handling capabilities. “Shelby Performance Parts enables Mustang and Shelby owners to tailor their ride for great looks, as well as high performance,” said John Luft, president of Shelby American. “The parts group offers pieces engineered and designed to put our customers well ahead of the pack.” Whether one is transforming their Shelby for the track, or just want to add some tasteful upgrades to the engine bay, the Shelby 4.6L Racing Valve Covers will fit the bill. Made from superior ultra-lightweight aluminum, these valve covers resist heat warp and are designed to seal perfectly against the engine’s heads. These covers also sport the famous Shelby Racing logo engraved onto the top and include all the mounting hardware needed for a simple bolt-on installation for 2005-2010 Mustang GT and 2007-2008 Shelby GT’s. Attacking corners on the track, aggressive braking and spirited driving on a winding road can potentially create oil starvation to the stock oil pump, introducing air into the engine’s oiling system and dangerously dropping oil pressure. The Shelby Aluminum 7 Quart Racing Baffled Oil Pan will prevent this problem with innovative trap doors that close during hard cornering and braking to keep the oil pickup tube completely submerged at all times. The pan is designed to fit any 2007-2012 Shelby with the Ford GT500 5.4L engine without clearance issues and has the capacity to hold seven quarts of oil. The Shelby Billet Watts Link is a must-have for serious enthusiasts who are looking to dramatically tighten up their suspension for competitive driving. This setup allows the live rear axle of a Shelby or Mustang to move vertically while preventing lateral motion, which decreases chassis roll in and out of hard corners. CNC cut out of high grade billet aluminum, the Shelby Billet Watts Link is completely street friendly, yet strong enough to withstand the abuse of all types of driving. The piece will fit 2005-2013 Ford and Shelby Mustang coupes, as well as the 2012-2013 Boss 302 Mustang, and comes with all the necessary mounting hardware. In addition to the Watts Link, Shelby American is offering a Shelby Rear Shock Tower Brace that bolts directly onto the rear shock towers to further stiffen the chassis and enhance handling characteristics of a Mustang or Shelby. The brace helps prevent the chassis from deflecting in and out of corners and also during hard launches. Available in a powder coat silver or natural finish, the Shelby Rear Shock Tower Brace can be installed using simple hand tools to any 2005-2013 Mustang or Shelby and can also be welded in for permanent installations. “Whether you’re upgrading your Shelby to be a mean contender on the track or just looking to add some shine to your engine bay, we’ve got you covered,” added Shelby Performance Parts Vice President Jer Gervasi. “Our customers expect top-of-the-line quality from the Shelby brand. The parts in this lineup are all made with the highest quality lightweight aluminum and are superior in strength and functionality. Our Shelby Performance Parts team is committed to designing, manufacturing and delivering parts that will outperform the competition.” All of the new parts available at www.shelbyperformanceparts.com or by calling (702) 405-3500. About Shelby American, Inc. and Carroll Shelby Licensing Founded by legend Carroll Shelby, Shelby American manufactures and markets performance vehicles and related products. The company builds authentic continuation Cobras, including the 427 S/C, 289 FIA and 289 street car component vehicles; it offers the Shelby 1000, GT350, GT500 Super Snake and GTS post-title packages for the current generation Ford Mustang. For more information, visit www.shelbyamerican.com. Shelby American is a division of Carroll Shelby International Inc. (CSBI.PK). Carroll Shelby Licensing Inc., also a wholly owned division, is the exclusive holder of Carroll Shelby's trademarks and vehicle design rights. It also holds trademark rights for Shelby-branded apparel, accessories and collectibles. Information is at www.shelbylicensing.com.
  14. We've posted more photos of the 2013 GT500 Super Snake here.