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  1. Buckle-up because we’re giving you a front seat view of the new Shelby Baja 700 ripping it up at the recent Texas Raptor Run. Watch what happens when we let 700hp loose in the mud!
  2. Check out our Facebook page for an album of photos from the Bash! SAI Facebook - 2015 Shelby Bash
  3. Slight correction on the Shelby Performance Center's hours: Monday-Friday 7am-3pm PST. Give Brian a call or shoot him an email during these hours with any of the questions you have and he'll be able to help you out.
  4. Want some examples of possible upgrades for your Raptor? Give your Raptor some Shelby attitude and sound with Method Wheels, BFG Tires, and a Shelby Borla exhaust, all installed with a starting price of only $5,000! If you’re looking for even more power in your Raptor, we can pump it up to 575HP with a Whipple Super Charger kit and Borla Exhaust starting at $10,800. These are just a few of the upgrades available for Raptors at the Shelby Performance Center. Contact Brian with any further questions. How about some Mustang examples? Enhance your 2005+ Mustang and Shelby with Shelby Venice one-piece machined wheels and Michelin Super Sport tires, starting at $6,700 installed. Looking for a way to make your Mustang look more menacing? You can get a Super Snake Hood and Carbon Fiber Panels (Splitters and Rockers) all installed with a starting price of only $6,400! How about all that horsepower Shelbys are known for far and wide? We can boost your Mustang to an outstanding 800HP with a Kenne Bell Super Charger kit starting at $8,100! I know your next question, what about Dyno runs for your Mustang? We can get your car on the Dyno for only $150 with no tuning, and starting at $475 with a custom tune. This is just the very beginning of what you can do to upgrade your Mustang with the Shelby Performance Center. For more information, contact Brian Turner at briant@shelbyamerican.com. You can also reach him at Shelby Performance Parts toll-free, 844-283-5750. The SPC’s working hours are Mon-Fri 6am-4:30pm PST, and Sat 8am-4:30pm PST.
  5. The 2015 Shelby Vegas Bash has officially begun! We've got so many exciting things planned for the weekend! If you want to see photos and videos of all the excitement, be sure to stay tuned to our Instagram page (https://instagram.com/shelbyamerican) and/or our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/pages/Shelby-American) for live updates throughout! And if you’re sharing your own Bash photos on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, don’t forget to include us in your hashtags! #ShelbyBash2015 #ShelbyAmerican #TeamShelby #Shelby Thanks all, I'm looking forward to seeing you all here in Vegas!
  6. Are you looking to make your Ford Mustang or Raptor EXTRA special, but don't need a whole package upgrade? Introducing the Shelby Performance Center, Shelby's very own performance upgrade shop. For inquiries and information, this is Brian Turner (pictured below), our Shelby Performance Center liaison. He is standing by to help you understand the best Shelby Performance Parts and upgrades to make your car or truck stand out from the crowd! To get in touch with Brian, email him directly at briant@shelbyamerican.com. You can also reach him at Shelby Performance Parts toll-free, 844-283-5750. The SPC's working hours are Mon-Fri 6am-4:30pm PST, and Sat 8am-4:30pm PST.
  7. The winner of the Ultimate Track Experience raffle from Shelby Performance Parts had the experience of a lifetime out at Spring Mountain Motorsports on Saturday. Team Shelby club member John Druley and his family were flown out to Vegas to be a part of our first Track Experience. They all got some time in the passenger seat and behind the wheel of our 2015 Shelby GT. A very special congratulations to John and his family from all of us here at Shelby American!
  8. Hey everyone! Check out this awesome timelapse of our 50th Anniversary polished aluminum prototype 427 Shelby Cobra having its engine dropped in. Also, be sure to check out and subscribe to our You Tube channel, Shelby Media, so you can easily find and check out all our upcoming videos!
  9. Hey all! Head over to http://youtu.be/08pciucJG3E TODAY at 1pm MST (12pm PST, 3pm EST) to check out the live video from Barrett-Jackson of our official unveil! You don't want to miss this!
  10. Carroll’s favorite car was always the next one. This is the next one. http://youtu.be/Kk8OW6kDjhk And don't forget to watch for our announcement from Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale, tomorrow, January 16, 2015 at 1pm MST (12pm PST). We will be live streaming the event from our YouTube channel, Shelby Media (http://bit.ly/ShelbyMedia), so don’t miss out!
  11. Yes, after the live event the video will be still available on our channel.
  12. Will you be at Barrett-Jackson in Scottsdale this week? Shelby American will be there and we will be making a major announcement this Friday at 1pm MST! If you'll be there, come check us out at the Ford Booth. If you can't make it but would like to see what we have going on, be sure to check our YouTube channel, Shelby Media (http://bit.ly/ShelbyMedia), at or around 1pm MST and you'll be in for a real treat! Also, if you'll be around tomorrow, come check us out in our booth tomorrow morning, 11am MST, to catch the official unveil of our 50th Anniversary 427 Shelby Cobra!
  13. NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE More Information: Scott Black | TPRM | (214) 520-3430 | sblack@tprm.com SHELBY AMERICAN COMMEMORATES 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF ICONIC BIG BLOCK COBRA WITH SPECIAL EDITION ROADSTER Legendary Shelby 427 Cobra Celebrated with Limited Run of Cars LAS VEGAS – Dec. 30, 2014 – Shelby American, a wholly owned subsidiary of Carroll Shelby International Inc. (CSBI:PK) is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the big block Cobra by offering 50 limited edition versions of the iconic roadster. Each continuation Cobra will be painted Guardsman Blue with Wimbledon White stripes, equipped with a premium black leather interior and other special touches. The 50th Anniversary 427 Shelby Cobra will debut at the Barrett-Jackson Auction in Scottsdale, Ariz., beginning January 12, 2015. “The big block Shelby Cobra changed the way the world viewed American manufacturers when Carroll Shelby introduced it in January 1965,” said Joe Conway, Co-CEO of Carroll Shelby International and CEO of Shelby American. “While the small block cars were successful, the all new FE-powered Cobra took everything to the extreme. Far more powerful and sophisticated, the big block Cobra represented the bold American spirit. Shelby American’s goal was to create the world’s first hyper car and the Cobra lived up to its potential.” Shelby American built the big block Cobras specifically to conquer all other sports cars, both American-made and European. With an all new coil spring independent suspension, larger passenger compartment, upgraded brakes, wider track, fatter tires and a big block Ford engine, the Cobra rocked the world. In its first year of production, the big block Cobra captured the SCCA’s coveted “A Production” championship. The Cobras also ran rampant in sanctioned drag racing series nationwide. “The 427 Cobra is the purest expression of Carroll Shelby’s vision of a performance car,” said Akos J. Feher, Shelby American Vice President of Operations. “He believed in combining big horsepower with inspired engineering. The big block Cobra featured an all new coil over suspension that would allow the lightweight frame to handle a powerful American big block engine. The car just exudes masculinity. The Cobra’s ‘no holds barred’ attitude is still part of the DNA of every car we build today.” The anniversary Shelby Cobras are component vehicles that can be finished by a customer or an authorized dealer. Each car is built to order and delivered as a rolling chassis, less drive train, with a 1965 MSO. The 427 Shelby Cobras retain everything from the authentic style suspension to the graceful body lines, but are upgraded to contemporary standards. Shelby American uses the same leather that one would find in high end cars, modern brake discs, a stronger frame and the bodies are available in either aluminum or fiberglass. The 50th Anniversary Editions (serial numbers CSX4500 to CSX4599) have some unique differences. Special badges adorn the exterior and interior. Premium materials are used on the seats, carpets and dash. A 23 gallon racing style fuel tank, powder coated frame, racing brakes and custom gauges are standard. The paint/stripe schemes are unique and a special optional engine package is being developed by the Shelby Engine Company. “Genuine Shelby Cobras are very rare and desirable,” said Gary Patterson, Shelby American Vice President of Strategic Sales and Media Relations. “We wanted to honor Cobra’s unique heritage, while incorporating a few upgrades that Carroll personally approved before his death in 2012. These 50 limited edition cars keep the flame sparked by the race-winning Cobras burning bright. There just isn’t anything like a real Shelby Cobra.” The 50th Anniversary 427 Cobra will begin at $119,995 for a fiberglass or $179,995 for an aluminum bodied car, without drive train. Each will be documented in the ‘World Registry’ alongside the original 343 built by Shelby American in the 1960s. Cobras can be purchased through one of Shelby American’s dealers. Information about the cars can be found at http://www.shelbyamerican.com/50th427cobra.asp or by calling (702) 942-7325. 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 GT, 1000, GT350, GT500 Super Snake and GTS post-title packages for the 2005-2014 Ford Mustang. Shelby American also builds the Shelby Raptor muscle truck and Shelby Focus ST hot hatch. 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. Info at www.shelbylicencing.com ### Seen above is our fiberglass prototype painted Guardsman Blue with Wimbledon White stripes! And above is our aluminum prototype which has been polished, with brushed stripes. For more information on the 50th Anniversary 427 Shelby Cobra, check out our website here - http://www.shelbyamerican.com/50th427cobra.asp And to see more photos, check out this photo album on our Facebook page - 50th Anniversary 427 Shelby Cobra
  14. For more information on this car and to make inquiries, contact our sales team toll-free at (844)974-3529.
  15. NEWS Release Contact: Scott Black (214) 520-3430 or sblack@tprm.com For Immediate Release SHELBY COBRA DAYTONA COUPE BEATS EUROPE’S BEST TO WIN INTERNATIONAL “CAR OF THE YEAR” AWARD LOS ANGELES – November 25, 2014 – Carroll Shelby International, Inc., (OTC: CSBI.PK) announced that the Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe was crowned “Car of the Year” at the International Historic Motoring Awards. Currently owned by the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe CSX2287 again trounced Europe’s best during a gala at London’s St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel on November 20. A ‘who’s who’ of historic motoring, famous names and familiar faces gathered for the award ceremony emceed by racing driver and television presenter Tiff Needell. Dr. Frederick Simeone, founder of the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum and Neil Cummings, Co-Trustee for the Carroll Hall Shelby Trust and co-CEO of Carroll Shelby International attended the prestigious event. “Carroll Shelby created the Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe to do just one thing: win,” said Neil Cummings. “It delivered America’s first class victory at Le Mans 50 years ago. In 1965, the team Coupes won Shelby American and the United States its first FIA World Championship. This Shelby then went on to set numerous land speed records. These achievements captured the hearts of fans worldwide, who voted it ‘Car of the Year’ for 2014.” The IHMA celebrates the achievements of the worldwide historic motoring industry with 14 categories judged by an international panel of experts. However, the general public voted online for the Car of the Year winner. Finalists for the 2014 IHMA Car of the Year were: Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe CSX2287 Ferrari 250 GTO Ferrari 375MM Scaglietti Mercedes 18/100 Jaguar's E- type Lightweight Continuation cars Lotus Type 56 Chassis 3 Rover-BRM Malcolm Campbell's record-breaking 150mph Sunbeam 350HP The Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe built by Shelby American in Los Angeles (CSX2287) carried the day. It was the first of six created for international competition. Shelby’s aerodynamic Coupes dominated and captured the International Manufacturer's GT Championship, the first time an American manufacturer won the series. Fittingly, CSX2287 was the first American car to be nominated for this award and the only unrestored car among this year’s eight nominees. CSX2287 is currently owned by the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum in Philadelphia. Assembled by renowned neurosurgeon Dr. Frederick Simeone, the collection has 65 of the world’s greatest racing sports cars. Using the theme “The Spirit of Competition”, it honors the history and evolution of the magnificent machines. “Ironically, the competition for this prestigious award included both the Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe and its chief nemesis, the Ferrari GTO,” said Joe Conway, Co-Trustee for the Carroll Hall Shelby Trust and Co-CEO of Carroll Shelby International. “Fine examples of both reside in Simeone Museum Collection. Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe chassis #CSX2287 played a crucial role in securing the 1965 Sportscar World Championship.” Earlier this year, the Shelby became the first car ever to be accepted into The National Historic Registry of the United States thanks to the efforts of the Historic Vehicle Association. Dr. Simeone’s Museum and Carroll Shelby International cooperated with the HVA to chronicle this incredible story. Carroll Shelby Licensing donated images and provided HVA access to materials that will be part of its register archived in the Library of Congress. “Carroll Shelby and his team at Shelby American have an incredible record of achievement and we appreciate the efforts of Dr. Simeone to promote those accomplishments,” said Cummings. “Thanks to his support of the HVA and IHMA, the world is recognizing the important contributions of Carroll Shelby and his companies to the automotive community. Next year, 2015, will be even more important as we celebrate the 50th anniversaries of the FIA World Championship, the birth of the big block 427 Shelby Cobra and the introduction of the first Shelby GT350.” About Shelby American, Inc. and Carroll Shelby Licensing Carroll Shelby International is a publicly traded company based in Gardena, California. Its Shelby American division is involved in vehicle manufacturing, design and engineering projects under a license agreement with Carroll Shelby Licensing Inc. For more information, call (702) 942-7325 or visit www.shelbyamerican.com. Founded by Carroll Shelby in 1988, Carroll Shelby Licensing, Inc. is the exclusive holder of Shelby trademarks and vehicle design rights for all automotive products, which include some of the world’s most famous muscle cars and high- performance vehicles, including the car that brought home to the U.S. its first and only FIA World Manufacturers Championship in 1965, the famous Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe. It also licenses Shelby-branded apparel, accessories and collectibles for all things automotive. For additional information, call (310) 914-1843, fax (310) 538-8189, write Carroll Shelby Licensing, Inc., 19021 S Figueroa St., Gardena, CA, 90248, or visit www.carrollshelby.com, www.shelbylicensing.com or www.carrollshelbyinternational.com. Safe Harbor Statement The statements contained in this press release that are not purely historical, including statements regarding the Company’s expectations, hopes, beliefs, intentions, or strategies regarding the future, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Actual results may differ materially from those expected because of various known and unknown risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, the continuing effects of the U.S. recession and global credit environment, other changes in general economic and industry conditions, the award or loss of significant client assignments, timing of contracts, recruiting and new business solicitation efforts, currency fluctuations, and other factors affecting the financial health of our clients. These and other risks are described in the Company’s most recent annual report on Form 10-K and subsequent reports filed with or furnished to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The forward-looking statements included in this press release are based on information available to the Company on the date hereof, and the Company assumes no obligation to update any such forward-looking statements. ###
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