I knew him when he raced the Shelby's Wildlife GT350 at Willow (later dropped sponsorship and smashed the car when a wheel unscrewed), he having eschewed the wire additions to the lug nuts) He was a witty announcer and added a lot of sparkle to his race commentaries., helping provide background to those new to vintage racing A celebration of Alan's life will be held at the Proud Bird Restaurant, Los Angeles, on March 28, 2020, from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.
There is a new book on Shelby being advertised, I think it's called "Carroll Shelby" and covers racing through ;67. But after I saw Amazon didn't have the publication date I found another ref. that it is a 1967 book. It is being distributed by British fir, Does anyone know if it updats to 2012 or is just an old book with a new cover?