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News: 2015 Shelby GT350R-C Debut Race

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The Shelby GT350R-C qualifies on the pole and finishes fourth in the rain

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company and IMSA

It was a busy weekend for the Ford Performance Shelby GT350R. While the former Stig, Ben Collins, was ripping a prototype up the Goodwood hill across the pond, the competition version made its racing debut in IMSA’s Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge. Backed by Multimatic Motorsports, two Shelby GT350R-Cs saw their first racing action at Watkins Glen International raceway.
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