April / May
1975 SOA Newsletter ( President's
SAAC MK1 wasn't the first time the "Shelby
Club" thought of building a car)
The new car project is really floundering and I plan to
drop it unless some members or people who are not members
want to contact me about it and want to get involved.
Otherwise, it will go down the tubes like many other nice
things. I will not get technical about the car except to
say that it incorporates everything you would consider
desirable. This may seem a bit far fetched, but I spent
almost two years and a lot of money putting a package
The President of SOA wasn't
the only one thinking of a club car, A drawing by
Jeff Burgy from November of 1973 depicts a Shelby
Mustang based on the new Mustang II platform.