May 10: Carroll Shelby, 89
Known for his Ford V8-Powered Shelby Cobra roadsters, Shelby died on May 10 after suffering serious heart ailments. He was believed to have been the only person to win Le Mans as a driver, manufacturer and team owner. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
The opinions expressed are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Comcast.