Michiel Smits - Shelby
© Wolfgang Kohrn, August 2011, last update Sept.2nd 2011
5S177 was originally sold to Galpin Ford in 1965.
It went through the hands of Curt Voigt/Cobra Automotive late in his life and went over the pond to the Netherlands by 2007.
The original engine was put on the shelf and a full race engine built in by Michiel Smits and his team and converted to FIA regulations in 2009 for racing.
Last known owner Michiel Smits, wo raced it here at the AVD OGP 2011 with Arthur Tjon.
Appeared on our radar at the AVD OGP 2011