Carroll Shelby International Inc. Announces Demise of Carroll Hall Shelby, Chief Executive Officer and Director
May 11 12
Carroll Shelby International Inc. announced that Carroll Hall Shelby, a chief executive officer and director of the company has died at age 89. Mr. Shelby passed away on May 10, 2012, at Baylor Hospital in Dallas. The cause of death was not disclosed.
Carroll Shelby International Inc. and Yurman Design, Inc. Unveil Limited Edition Timepieces at New York Auto Show
Apr 19 12
Carroll Shelby International Inc. and Yurman Design, Inc., premier jewelry and timepiece designer, have announced an agreement for an exclusive line of Shelby Limited Edition watches. To commemorate the unveiling of the Shelby 1000 at the New York International Auto Show. David Yurman revealed its limited edition shelby 1000 timepiece during the press conference by Shelby American Inc., a division of Carroll Shelby International on April 5, 2012. On its return to the New York International Auto Show 50 years after the company made its debut there, Shelby American introduced the world's most powerful series of muscle cars. Shelby American enhanced the power, braking and handling of the 2012 Ford Shelby GT500 to create the Shelby 1000. The car is offered in both street and the "S/C" track version. The street legal, pump gas version is rated at approximately 950 HP, while the track oriented S/C version is rated at over 1,100 HP.
David Yurman will produce a limited edition run of 150 stainless steel and 150 black PVD versions of the timepiece, which will be available at David Yurman retail stores, select, authorized David Yurman Timepiece retailers and at www.davidyurman.com.