Purchased from an Estate when owned for approximately 40 years, restoration half done. Shiny nickel bits were mostly absent, presumably being re-plated but never collected. Having contacted all the local platers, the present owner resolved to replace them with all-new nickel parts
Re-cored radiator - not cheap !
Everything cautiously re-checked and rebuilt since it was not possible to refer to the previous owner's Estate
All new absolutely delightful leather upholstery by Julian Taylor even using original internals
New mohair hood & side screens
Traditionally coachpainted by hand with Craftmaster paint
1496cc Anzani side valve engine just rebuilt - now running in - all crack tested and ceramic sealed block
New beaded edge tyres
New running boards made including step
New aluminium armoured wiring
Rear axle standard upgrade just done (steel support inside the differential to the worm & wheel) Three speed gearbox in unit with the worm axle.
V8, 5‘686 cc, about 400 hp. An excellent replica of the Coventry Motors Race Cobra driven by Allen Grant. Kirkham alloy body on a HS tubular frame with adjustable race suspension, Ford 347 cui V8 Stroker engine with 4 Weber dual carburettors and 5-speed transmission. A curb weight of only 880 kg .....
the AC Two Litre works development car.
Personally Owned by Derek Hurlock , OPG 192, it was built in 1950 at AC Cars in Thames Ditton works where it was fitted with Independent Front Suspension the result was a very robust split-axle suspension , the outcome of the exercise was rather mixed; the .....
A FANTASTIC DAX COBRA, BUILT BY DB REPLICA'S 5,7 CHEVY POWER, AND FACTORY HARD-TOP INCLUDED. THIS WILL SELL QUICK. A Fantastic Dax Cobra Built by DB Replica's (Dax build agent) in 2008 and only 1 previous owner, Painted in the best colour of Gregaro Titanium Metallic .....
Original LHD US 1966 supplied car in Ragoon Red with original black hide. Currently owned by a really avid and distinguished classic and sports car enthusiast, of which "7 FFX" has formed part of his small but highly prized collection of exotica.
An original Shelby Cobra, with original DNA firmly .....
Black, Dax De Dion built by Dave Brookes ready for fast road and track use, but not tracked as of yet, The Reg plate is valuable as CSX is the start of Shelby Cobra chassis numbers and suits the car and is available at extra cost, Great specification .....
Blue, DAX TOJEIRO COBRA REPLICA, Correctly registered in 1998 this fine example has covered only 14000 miles since original build, Finished in deep Shelby metallic blue with silver metallic stripes this cobra is in good condition throughout, .....
The Cobra Strikes
By Nicholas Watts
Print NO 1/500
With unique sketch of the Daytona coupe by Watts.
Signed by watts and Carrol Shelby,
Good condition throughout.
Small crack in bottom right of frame, small amount of dust has been collected in this area.
Certificate of authenticity .....
BUILT BY AK's FACTORY APPROVED BUILDER. Blue, HERE WE HAVE A VIRTUALLY NEW 2017 AK COBRA WITH AN AMAZING POWER TRAIN, REALLY HIGH QUALITY PAINTWORK IN GUARDSMAN BLUE WITH FULL CREAM LEATHER UPHOLSTERY, (Le Mans stripes can be added .....
Chassis # CSX 3315
An original 66/67 427 car that was restored to S/C specs in the 1980s. With yet another restoration in the 90's featuring a fresh-built Peter Knight side oiler motor - race specification but also a great road drive.
The Cobra features:
• Halibrand magnesium .....
Model name Cobra Lightweight
Series Mk IV
Year of manufacture 1995
Mileage (read) 42,000 km
First registration 07/1995
Body style Convertible
Power (kw/hp) 171/230 (Factory: 340 hp)
Cubic capacity (ccm) 4,942