From shelbys first collaborations with ford to the modern muscle machines they are today, shelby mustang fifty years is an essential book for any mustang enthusiast. Mickeys story is one about risk, and not at all about playing it safe. Author colin comer decided to design and produce a special edition of shelby mustang fifty years as unique as shelbys own 1965 gt350s, but even more. Shelby mustang fifty years by colin comer and lee iaccoca. The reason being that the books forward was written by lee iacocca as a tribute to carroll shelby, the two legends so connected together in the history of the mustang. Shelby mustang fifty years by colin comer 20140923 unknown binding 1834 4. Once you fall in love with them, they never let you go. Shelby mustang fifty years by colin comer, hardcover. Shelby mustang fifty years is a celebration of these magnificent machines and covers every iteration from the raw 1965 gt350s to todays shelby monster and the men that made it all happen. Get msrp, fair purchase price, resale value, and available inventory for the 2015 ford mustang gt 50 years limited. Beginning with a prologue about the events that led up to shelby s decision to build a highperformance sports car, the main portion of the book tells the history of the production cobra street cars and race cars, ending with an epilogue about the continuation cars. If you own or just are a fan of shelby mustangs, you need. Shelby mustang fifty years by colin comer 20140923.
Complete book of shelby automobiles, and shelby cobra fifty years. They know the broad strokes, but they relish the opportunity to dig in to the nitty gritty. Shelby mustang fifty years authors edition colin comer books. Used car pricing for the 2015 ford mustang gt 50 years limited edition coupe 2d. Great book, has every shelby mustang from 19652014 and great info on all of them. When not writing about cars, comer enjoys maintaining his own eclectic collection of vintage cars and is an accomplished racer and pilot. Shelby cobra fifty years is a complete history of shelby s cobra sports cars. It is the perfect addition to any shelby or mustang enthusiasts library. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders.
The car site onallcylinders has a little elaboration on this piece of history, specifically an excerpt from colin comers book shelby mustang fifty years this new shelby mustang needed a name. He is the author of the critically acclaimed books million dollar muscle cars, the complete book of shelby automobiles, and shelby cobra fifty years and co. Celebrating americas only true pony car donald farr, edsel b. Excellent photos and quality as youd expect from something licensed as. This lavishly illustrated work conducts readers through shelby americans fortyplus years. The shelby gt350s namesake is way more random than you. Comer, a shelby collector and racer, packs this gorgeous tome with illuminating nofkingway interviews and milesdeep photography that tells the sweatandblood stories of the cars legend. Comer is also the author of shelby mustang fifty years. Shelby mustang fifty years, book by colin comer hardcover. What his last spectacular, shelby cobra 50 years, was to the texans snakes this new book on shelbys mustangs will make the. Fifty years, the book dimensions are different new one smaller, covers different soft vs.
When not writing about cars, he is an avid vintage racer and pilot. He is the author of the critically acclaimed books million dollar muscle cars, the complete book of shelby automobiles, and shelby cobra fifty years and coauthor of the allamerican muscle car. I just want to make people aware this is practically the same book as the former title. Fifty years of shelby american and carroll shelbys legacy. Buy the hardcover book shelby mustang fifty years by colin comer at indigo. Just purchase a gift certificate for the amount you wish and it will be emailed to you. The reason this one follows so closely on the heels. What his last spectacular book shelby cobra 50 years was to the texans snakes his new shelby mustang fifty years is to shelbys mustangs.865 444 1006 1392 1444 176 438 213 1360 46 1339 715 736 1570 539 1280 549 643 1074 1541 954 837 349 358 1423 1292 900 1361 806 846 780 1268 1041 469 1406 815 1319 1237 1060 369 168 1472