9-year-previous Shelby Weerasuria has develop into the youngest operator of the initially-era Ford GT when he won the car or truck with a $429,000 bid at the Barrent-Jackson auction in Texas. Shelby will have a thing to glimpse forward to when he will get his motorists license. Ideally, they nevertheless instruct how to travel a guide in driving school.
When this does make a great tale, and Shelby Weerasuria was the one who was bidding on the motor vehicle, I’m quite confident the registered proprietor is likely to be Shelby’s father, Sriyantha Weerasuria. Mr. Weerasuria is an avid automobile builder, collector, racer, and enthusiast. Nonetheless, as an alternative of the senior having the guide, it was Shelby bidding at the auction and using property the significant acquire. I say that’s a good way for a father to move on the appreciate of the car to the his son.