7 monuments to Shelby performance crossing the block next month
Few names are more synonymous with American racing performance than that of Carroll Shelby. The tenacious Texan was a skilled driver as well as an entrepreneur and had decades of success turning production cars into finely-tuned racing machines. He even got the chance to build his own vision from scratch.
In 2021, RM Sotheby’s is hosting a treasure trove of Shelby models at its Scottsdale auction. The collection highlights the wide range of Shelby's contributions to the automotive world and ranges from a full-bore big-block Cobra to an early clay prototype of the Shelby Series 1.