During the banquet, a panel discussion let by John Brown (L) with Chuck Cantwell , GT350 Project Manager at Shelby American and Jerry Schwarz, fabricator who led the team  that built all the 37 1965 GT350s.

During the banquet, a panel discussion let by John Brown (L) with Chuck Cantwell , GT350 Project Manager at Shelby American and Jerry Schwarz, fabricator who led the team that built all the 37 1965 GT350s.

This year marked the 50th anniversary of the first GT350. Both the 1965 and 2015 Shelbys were featured in the host hotel lobby.

This year marked the 50th anniversary of the first GT350. Both the 1965 and 2015 Shelbys were featured in the host hotel lobby.

The open track at Hallet Motor Racing Circuit was a fun exhibition of fast cars.

The open track at Hallet Motor Racing Circuit was a fun exhibition of fast cars.

Steve Ling, Ford Performance Marketing Manager (L) and Scott Black, President of TPR&M  the PR agency for the Ford  Enthusiast and Shelby American enjoy the Brady Arts District.

Steve Ling, Ford Performance Marketing Manager (L) and Scott Black, President of TPR&M the PR agency for the Ford Enthusiast and Shelby American enjoy the Brady Arts District.

Billy Cain and Chuck Cantwell take time out from the MRT open track. Billy's 2012 Boss 302 Laguna Seca is in the background.

Billy Cain and Chuck Cantwell take time out from the MRT open track. Billy’s 2012 Boss 302 Laguna Seca is in the background.