A Northwest Tribute to Carroll Shelby

On September 29, 2012, we attended the Heritage Car Show in Independence, Oregon, which included a Northwest Tribute to Carroll Shelby. Former Team Shelby driver, Allen Grant, was there for the entire show, talking about his years knowing, working and racing with Carroll. His stories were touching and they made everyone at the show feel like they got to know Carroll a little more on a personal level. Thank you Allen for sharing those stories with us. It was a pleasure and an honor to meet you!

The turnout was fantastic, the weather was perfect and the stream of Cobras, Shelbys, Fords, Chevy's, Mopars and more that participated in the Memorial Cruise, led by Allen Grant, seemed to go on forever!

In addition to a few pictures posted below, you can view the CLICK HERE to view the 312 pictures of the event, courtesy of David G Photography

There are also 3 YouTube videos of the event. Click on each title to view:

1.
Allen Grant on Carroll Shelby

2. Race at Riverside, California

3.
"Thunder at Three"

 

 

 

 


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