Bill Cosby 200MPH: In a Shelby Cobra
Bill Cosby bumped into Carroll Shelby one day, and Carroll told him he was
an American and needed an American car. Bill said his Ferrari would do 180,
So Carroll built him a Special Cobra that would do 200 MPH. It scared him
so bad he returned the car to Shelby!
The 1986/1987 Shelby GLHS vehicles
Kazzer introduces the long overlooked low budget performance sports cars
from Caroll Shelbys Chrysler turbo days,
the 1986 Shelby GLHS (sedan) and the 1987 Shelby GLHS (coupe)
These weren't just Shelby stickered up Chryslers, the GLHS series of cars
were taken to Shelbys Whittier CA skunkworks facility where the performance
was bumped up all around and limited editions were made..
1986 GLHS's = 500 total
1987 GLHS's - 1,000 total
Ultimate Autos- Cobra
Like a coiled snake, this car scared the world's racing elite and made
Carrol Shelby a household name. After becoming the second American driver
to win at LeMans, Shelby's failing heart forced him out of racing in 1959;
but that didn't stop him from looking for a way to stay in the sport. The
result was the fastest production car ever produced.
GLHS Shelby Charger #742 of 1000 made
I drove this car today, and let me tell you, this is one of the most
under-rated cars every made. What a blast it was winding 2nd and 3rd gear
out! Make you wonder why they only made 1000.
Dodge 2.2L cylinder head removal and post-mortem
The Dodge 600 convertible I picked up a few years ago as a very cheap
Craigslist find never ran right.
I finally got around to pulling the head for an inspection and boy did this
thing have problems.
This video also marks the world premiere of Weedeater Man for 2011. You'll
even get a brief glimpse of him at the controls of his trusty weed trimmer.