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#14 of 26 Re: Remember Irv? [fintail]
by MrShift@Edmunds HOST
Jul 09, 2012 (4:00 pm)
You know, after the first million, it all becomes sorta meaningless.
"I ate 50 boxes of Cheerios"....."WELL I ATE 75!)
#19 of 26 Re: old man, older Caddy [steve_]
Nov 09, 2012 (10:48 am)
Come back in 2089 and see me at age 124 with my ride!
#20 of 26 Shelby American continues
by Stever@Edmunds HOST
Jan 02, 2013 (5:03 pm)
"The days of our building 7,000 cars a year are long over," he said. "Carroll always said forget the highs and lows. Identify your sweet spot, and right now, our sweet spot is 400 to 500 cars a year. And as we continue to develop the parts side, we may find that the sweet spot is 300 cars."
Although Luft and Shelby American CEO Joe Conway declined to provide financial numbers for the company, Automotive News recently reported that Shelby American expects earnings this year of about $2.5 million on sales of roughly $22 million."
Carroll Shelby's spirit keeps car company going (Detroit News)
#23 of 26 Re: Father of the Mustang [Stever@Edmunds]
Jul 04, 2013 (4:17 pm)
"father" of the minivan.
In all fairness, wasn''t that really Hal Sperlich? But then Loewy took credit for those 50's Studebaker transformations. The guy next to Iaccoca is Don Frey I believe.