There's a mystery brewing in Las Vegas. The president of Shelby American, John Luft, is no longer in charge of day-to-day operations, an employee confirmed
to Road & Track today.
Luft's extension, with his old voicemail message, now redirects to Joe Conway, who is CEO of the company and has reportedly taken over responsibilities. Conway, who we've reached out to for comment, was unavailable and did not return our call.
At this point, there's no indication of why Luft left, but the suddenness of it and the lack of any announcement or comment raises some questions that
we're itching to find out answers to.
Shelby American is based in Las Vegas. Their new Shelby Heritage Center is currently in a soft opening, and there is a grand opening scheduled for April
We will update this story when we have new information to report.