Shelby was hospitalized for pneumonia recently, according to this article.
Carroll Shelby, performance legend, dies | Hemmings Blog: Classic and collectible cars and parts
According to Automotive News:
Auto legend Carroll Shelby died last night at Baylor Hospital in Dallas at the age of 89. The cause of death wasn't disclosed.
Bummer, He had a long colorful life - What a great man! Cheers to you Mr. Shelby
May he rest in peace.
Thanks for the part you played in adding to the excitement sir!
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Sad news to hear of his passing. Prayers to his family.
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The more you sweat in peace, the less you bleed in war.
"....I can look back with satisfaction over a life well spent......" That is something we should all try to strive for.....RIP.