Today, We’re with Steve, the Executive Director of the museum – doing a full walkthrough of the @Shelby American collection. The Shelby American museum is dedicated to the legacy of Carroll Shelby and the Shelby American Team, the Shelby American Collection celebrates the rich history of the world’s most famous racing cars. The unparalleled, one-of-a-kind, non-profit museum in Boulder, Colorado, is committed to serving as a resource for enthusiasts, collectors, history buffs – just about anyone interested in the 1960s automotive renaissance with its incredible array of drivers, visionaries and racing’s timeless works of art.
From Shelby’s British AC predecessor and the 289 and 427 race and street Cobras, to the rare Daytona and Willment Coupes, to the revolutionary Ford GT40s, Ford GT and the GT350 Shelby Mustangs, the Shelby American Collection has some of the rarest, most valuable and authentic cars on display anywhere in the world. The museum is also home to an extensive collection of memorabilia, art, race records, period photographs and tributes to the pioneer drivers of the era, and the dramatic histories and life stories of Carroll Shelby, Enzo Ferrari, Henry Ford and other icons of 1960s auto design, industry and racing lore.