Car Catcher: Early Production Shelby Series 1

Call this Shelby’s attempt at bringing the Cobra formula into the next century. And also call this 1999 Shelby Series 1 something not seen every day of the week. This one is scheduled to cross the block during Barrett-Jackson’s January Scottsdale sale. Find more details here.

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AngryCorvair
AngryCorvair MegaDork
12/4/19 12:07 p.m.

that's the only "production vehicle" with NorthStar plus Manual Trans

tuna55
tuna55 MegaDork
12/4/19 12:24 p.m.

So much about these are just soooooo close to being wonderful.

evildky
evildky SuperDork
12/5/19 3:19 p.m.
AngryCorvair said:

that's the only "production vehicle" with NorthStar plus Manual Trans

if you're gonna be a bear... be a grizzly bear! -jhaas

 It it's not a "Northstar" it's an "Aurora" V8. I tried to get my father to buy one when they came out. He didn't listen.

pres589 (djronnebaum)
pres589 (djronnebaum) PowerDork
12/5/19 3:55 p.m.

The styling of these, to my eyes, has not aged well. 

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
12/10/19 7:48 p.m.

We saw one at COTA during the F1 race weekend. 

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
12/10/19 7:49 p.m.

And found the photo. (Pics or it didn't happen, right?)

Woody
Woody MegaDork
12/11/19 11:38 a.m.
pres589 (djronnebaum) said:

The styling of these, to my eyes, has not aged well. 

They didn't start out great either.

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