Automotive legend and Motorsports icon Carroll Shelby may be dead and gone but his legacy will live on through the cars he produced over his many decades running Shelby American. He started it all in 1962 producing his first Shelby Cobra and from there his career as a builder spanned some 50 years until his death in May of 2012.
His Shelby vehicles are some of the most sought after vehicles on the planet with some originals commanding mind boggling prices in the high six-figure range. Below we have compiled a list of the top ten most expensive Shelby’s ever sold. All ten vehicles below were sold at auction and have been verified. Check out the list below along with a photo of each vehicle.
Top Ten Most Expensive Shelby’s Ever Sold:
10. 1964 Shelby Cobra Roadster – (CSX2281) – original alloy body 289 Cobra
Frame-off restoration completed many years ago in Wimbledon White with Blue LeMans stripes. Car sold at Barrett-Jackson in 2010 for $478,500.