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Carrol Shelby

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by hotrodwelder, May 12, 2012.

  1. hotrodwelder
    Joined: Sep 20, 2008
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    R.I.P. Carrol Shelby, thanks for your contribution to hot rodding!
     
  2. RAY With
    Joined: Mar 15, 2009
    Posts: 3,133

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    He will be missed by all period. An icon to the sport and dedicated his life to it.
     
  3. Iceberg460
    Joined: Jun 6, 2007
    Posts: 880

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    RIP, what a legand...
     
  4. Ed "Axle" II
    Joined: Jan 16, 2012
    Posts: 201

    Ed "Axle" II
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    from Evans,CO


  5. Just heard the news, RIP.
     
  6. dirtbag13
    Joined: Jun 16, 2008
    Posts: 2,540

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    a very sad day , a man who is truly an automotive icon , from chicken farmer to driver to designer he did alot in his life , glad to have met him on a few ocasions and have a couple signatures ! he had a heart of gold also and did alot for childrens charities !
     
  7. Terrence
    Joined: Jan 9, 2003
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    Very sad news, But what an impact he had on the world.
     
  8. Tequila Bob
    Joined: Feb 1, 2009
    Posts: 156

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    from Michigan

    What aguy. I worked with him on a couple of projects at Chrysler. He was a great character. He didn't agree with Lee Iacocca much which made it all difficult, but interesting.

    Carroll, you will be missed. Really missed.

    R.I.P.
     
  9. trksmth
    Joined: Feb 10, 2009
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    We are seeing more and more of the legends pasting, but we'll never for get them and what they have achieved. RIP
     
  10. scarliner
    Joined: Sep 3, 2003
    Posts: 622

    scarliner
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    from Macon Mo.

    This is one of those days you hoped ,would never happen, a guy that all gearheads, dreamers and go fast junkies, looked up to and respected.The hot rodders in this world, have lost a great friend, and represenative of what, we are all about.
     
  11. 32STUPRES
    Joined: Nov 9, 2008
    Posts: 360

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    RIP, Mr. Shelby.....He certainly lived by the old adage - "Tell it like it is!!" A true American auto/hot rod icon.
     
  12. 40FordGuy
    Joined: Mar 24, 2008
    Posts: 2,907

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    R.I.P, "Race in Peace..."


    4TTRUK
     
  13. Mr.OldSkoolKustom
    Joined: Dec 2, 2009
    Posts: 5

    Mr.OldSkoolKustom
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    from Washington

    An Iconic Racer, Designer and Human being. There was only one. His legacy will live on... R.I.P. Carroll Shelby
     

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