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Wednesdays 7-8PM (EST.) on WTAN-AM 1340 Clearwater/St. Petersburg, WDCF-AM 1350 Dade City, WZHR-AM 1400 Zephyrhills, Florida. Join us for some Classic Rock and some captivating conversations with our interesting and legendary guests about cars, boats and motorcycles. Topics cover collector car shows, concours, auctions, vintage and professional motorsports racing events as well as swap meets. Some of our guests have been Carroll Shelby, Ted Nugent, Jay Leno, Nick Mason, Hulk Hogan, Larry The Cable Guy, Adam Carolla, Tanner Foust, Adam Ferrara, Roger Penske, Mario Andretti, Bobby Rahal, Dan Gurney, Parnelli Jones, Peter Brock, Don Garlits, Shirley Muldowney, Danny "The Count" Koker, Barry Meguiar, George Barris and Wayne Carini to name a few. Want to win a prize on Nostalgic Radio and Cars? Listen and be the 9th caller on select shows to WIN! CALL 1-866-826-1340 during the show. To listen to ALL of our Past Shows Click on "Podcast Archive" at the top of this page. LISTEN TO A SHOW NOW!
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September 21, 2011
Your show host Robert and special guest Carroll Shelby. Carroll Shelby is well recognized as the father of the most famous and sought after car in the world, the csx "Shelby Cobra". During WWII, Carroll Shelby joined the Air Force and was a flight instructor and test pilot. He started racing cars in Texas in the early 1950's. He had an amazing career, driving cars like MG, Allard, Maserati, Healey and Ferrari in sports car racing. He also drove in a number of F1 races. In 1959 he won the 24 Hours of Le Mans driving an Aston Martin. Along the way he built a number specialty cars. In 1962 he forged an alliance with Ford Motor Company and the 289 Cobra was born. In 1965 the the 427 Cobra and the Shelby GT 350 Mustang were added to the lineup. In 1967 the Shelby GT 500 Mustang was introduced. Today, 50 years later, Carroll Shelby is still building powerfull Cobra's and Shelby Mustangs at the Shelby American Las Vegas Manufacturing facility. Carroll Shelby created the Carroll Shelby Foundation - Helping children who are battling life threatening illnesses.
Visit his website: shelbyamerican.com
Visit charity website: Carroll Shelby Foundation