Check out the Prices section below for all the details. Garage kept, temperature controlled and on jack stands. Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral statements about the item. It took the Cobra name only a few months to become famous and Carroll quickly turned to making it equally popular on the race track. You might think a Cobra is an unattainable dream, and you'd be right. Only notable flaw is very minor stone chips on the front facia.
No, we are not talking about the girls in the picture, but of an actual Cobra. Click past the jump for a sunny-Sunday donut run in the Top-Ten Best Supercars from the 1960s. . Enough to intoxicate even the plastic hippies among us, the 1960s is rapidly becoming the most profitable segment of the classic supercar market. Park also has one of five Dragonsnake factory-built Cobra drag racers he bought from Shelby himself, signed pink slip and all.
I can however tell that this is a great opportunity to own a truly standout vehicle. The first few times are awesome, blasting in and around streets at breakneck speeds with not a care in the world. Official replica maker Superformance is one of the largest makers of the Cobra kit, and they also add improvements to the spartan racer. Press release after the jump. Cobra Replica Kits Shell Valley Classic Wheels is the leading manufacturer of Cobra Replicas.
The two actually fostered a friendship that lasted until the day Shelby passed away, forged by a shared obsession with a car that still turns a lot of heads wherever it goes. Continue reading for the video. Check out the video after the jump and find out. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account. A few months later, and the anniversary roadster could spell trouble for Shelby American, in the form of a lawsuit for alleged acts of unfair competition and breach of its dealer agreement. Additionally, the Coupe set no fewer than 25 land- speed records at Bonneville in 1965.
This blower obliges by providing plenty of it in audible goodness. As a new buyer I had only a positive experience and recommend him to the eBay community without reservation. However, a replica that looks just like one and works rather better is not only attainable — it costs about the same as a Toyota. It is supercharged and, depending on the version selected, puts out a minimum of 600 hp with 590 lb ft of torque, and can be had with as much as 725 hp. Although the book is general and applies to all Cobra types, specific American Cobras mentioned by name in copy or captions and photographed are Cutting Edge, Everett-Morrison, Shell Valley, Factory Five and West Coast. Cobra, giving us a close look at what it really means to be a Cobra historian.
However, a replica that looks just like one and works rather better is not only attainable - it costs about the same as a Toyota. Specifically, Stephen Becker Automotive Group claims Shelby American engaged in direct sales of vehicles to members of the general public and stopped referring customers to Planet Shelby, as required by the dealer agreement. Hit the jump to get full details on how to enter. Not uncommon and not of any concern. Furthermore, there is a funny story behind it. Braking is accomplished with the use of in-board disc brakes all around.
This is a new build with only 75 miles on the odometer. All of the cars from this era are rich in prose. All proceeds will be donated to the Carroll Shelby Foundation. The exposed supercharger really just does it for us. After we lost racing and general automotive legend, Carroll Shelby on May 10th, a squabble ensued over his remains. Unfortunately, the package is far from complete, but we do have bits of information and some rather sexy images. No, this is just a video of a car being loaded into a truck.
See what makes up a 1. We offer every part to complete your Cobra Replica along with many upgrade options to choose from. During the course of the episode, Park also shows us some of his prized possessions, including some of the rarest Cobras in the world today. To pay tribute to the time where muscle was king of the road - and the drag strip - we have compiled a list of the 10 most memorable muscle cars of the golden age. The event is going to be held on March 3rd to 5th at the Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale.
In building one of these kits, decision is by far one of the hardest things to overcome. So check out the video and watch for yourself how this whole episode came to be. See the actual build pics and more at our website. Check out the video and see for yourself. Mated to the engine is a 4 speed top loader trans and heavy duty clutch. Snow angels are replaced with the chore of having to shovel snow on the streets, making it a tedious and tiring experience. The car comes with a fully carpeted trunk, soft-top hardly ever used , tonneau cover, stainless steel quick jacks and extra front and rear tubular bumpers.
There are lots of Cobra replicas out there at lower prices but none are built to these exacting specifications. That is until we realize the fact that this car comes with a 7. Check out the list after the jump. The winner will be announced in January 2013. The following day, Heffner showed us the beautiful Cobra body that it was going in. It is being offered by the Carroll Hall Shelby Trust and, as such, should come with proof of authenticity.