The SHELBY AMERICAN
Summer 2016 41
The Original Venice Crew was there with two IRS GT350 R2 cars.
These are re-imagined R-Models with a lot of Peter Brock tricks
that he didn’t have time to incorporate into the original R-Models.
Left to right
] Randy Richardson, Duane Carling, Jim Marietta.
Want one? They are taking orders.
Valvoline used a ‘66 GT350, 6S362 in
ads in the ‘80s and it was displayed at
shows. That’s called unique history.
Ford built two “Battlebirds” in 1957. Today at least five replicas
exist, including this one.