CSX 7027 is an aluminum bodied FIA car built by Shelby and delievered to San Diego Shelby dealer Only Yesterday. At Only Yesterday Doug Pratte the respected Shelby technican finished the car to a very high level including FIA trunk bumps and trunk tie downs, gas cap wind breaker, oil cooler, brake air ducts,orginal Shelby jack and grease gun. The car has a 5-speed transmission and a 302 cu.in. small block. It has the Certificate of Authenticity from Shelby and is listed in the Shelby Registry.
The legendary driver was highly regarded both for his driving ability and mechanical skills
In celebration of today’s date of 4/27, we report on a driving test of Superformance 427SC replicas of Carroll Shelby’s road racers
The Pick of the Day was rarely driven during 45 years ownership
Three each of high-performance Shelby Cobras and Chevrolet Corvettes are on the docket for January’s sale
This is the fourth car in a 10-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Northeast auction
Rare Ferrari 275 GTB alloy coupe and Shelby 427 Cobra roadster were stored untouched in a private garage for 26 years
It’s almost impossible to think that owners would leave their valuable cars behind or simply forget about them. But, as they say, life happens.
Carroll Shelby’s sports car legacy abounds in this highly original example
Sotheby’s estimates that CSX3040 will fetch between $2,000,000 and $2,400,000 at its Phoenix, Arizona, auction, which is scheduled for January 18-19.
Resto-mods have become hot commodities in the collector car market, offering the style and splendor of vintage vehicles with the drivability and reliability of the modern stuff. And while mid-century American cars are fading in value as their constituency ages, there are those 1950s cars that still excite any generation, such as the ‘55 Chevy. […]