Concept of Chevrolet CorvetteMarch 3, 2013 02:40 am
Luxury Cars Get Engines With Nascar-Like Power; The Hit to Your Insurance Bill - WSJ Demand for these cars is high enough and margins are definitely good enough for mfgers to bring these out. As mass-market manufacturers are refocusing on fuel economy, luxury-car makers such as BMW AG, Porsche AG and Toyota Motor Corp. s Lexus are heading the other way, introducing models with 500-plus horsepower engines. Engine size and power have been creeping…
Buy in USA AC Cobra 427March 3, 2013 02:39 am
The AC Cobra, sold as the Ford/Shelby AC Cobra in the USA and often known colloquially as the. 1966 AC Cobra 427 (North America). Production; 1965–1967. Shelby/AC Cobra 427 (1965-1967). Does any other classic sports car resonate with sheer power in quite the same way? Here's what you need to know to buy one.
Buy in europe AC Cobra 427March 3, 2013 02:39 am
Shelby/AC Cobra 427 (1965-1967). Does any other classic sports car resonate with sheer power in quite the same way? Here's what you need to know to buy one. It was built and sold in Europe until late 1969. AC also produced the AC 428 until 1973. The AC Frua was built on a stretched Cobra 427 MK coil spring.
More about AC Cobra 427March 3, 2013 02:37 am
Shelby, however, continues to maintain that he hasn t misled anyone: If I said they were 1965 chassis or if I inferred it, it meant that they were built in the 60s and I was using 65 engines which means that they are 65 cars if I so choose to say so. Chassis for all three models of the 1,100 original Cobras--also their bodies, suspension, wheels, seats and interiors--were built by AC Cars in partnership with Shelby American Inc. and Ford Motor…
History of AC Cobra 427March 3, 2013 02:37 am
 History and development. 1961 AC Ace-Bristol (upon which the Cobra was based). 1966 AC Cobra 427 (North America). Production; 1965–1967. 1966 AC Cobra 427. Over $3 in Receipts Since 2002 from Respected Cobra Expert Stewart. The rest, as they say, is history, and the Cobras, in 260cid.
Technical information about AC Cobra 427March 3, 2013 02:37 am
In February, the California Department of Motor Vehicles, responding to information requested by The Times, said it would examine issuance of duplicate 1965 titles to 43 Cobras, apparently the same cars that were built in 1991 and 92. Shelby claimed in signed applications to the DMV--under penalty of perjury--that he has owned the cars since 1965 and that the original titles had been lost. Wednesday, a DMV spokesman said the matter is now being investigated…
Driving AC Cobra 427September 1, 2009 07:53 pm
A timeless classic. Developed by Carroll Shelby from the original AC Ace which used a 2.6L Zephyr. American ex-racing driver Shelby, asked AC if they would build him a car modified to take 4.2L engine built by Ford. They did, and so the 427 (Mark I) was born. Only 32.00 with Free Worldwide Shipping . The first 75 Cobra Mark I (including the prototype) were fitted with the 260 engine (4.2 L). The remaining 51 Mark I model were fitted with a larger…
Experience Chevrolet CorvetteFebruary 20, 2013 09:26 am
The base model Corvette C7 is now available for the public, but what about the evolution of this supercar. What will the Z06 and the ZR1 offer in terms of power and track abilities? Rumors say that the Z06 will be powered by the same 7 liter naturally-aspirated V8 producing somewhere in the range of 600 horsepower. I bet this will be a thrill to drive and the soundtrack is going to be just awesome. But will the ZR1 reach the 700 horsepower mark? Will…
Experience AC Cobra 427February 15, 2013 03:42 am
1966 Shelby Cobra 427 Super Snake Muscle Cars for your enjoyment ! FAST CARS BLOG 12th February 2013 My interest in history some would say, has been in a very specific part of history … That is .. the history of fast cars … History tells us that the early record breakers were generally based on and inspired by the early and earliest of racing cars. What fanatics, like me, have learned from researching those heady days of record breaking activity…
All about Chevrolet CorvetteMarch 3, 2013 02:36 am
I m a Chevrolet Corvette! You re a classic - powerful, athletic, and competitive. You re all about winning the race and getting the job done. While you have a practical everyday side, you get wild when anyone pushes your pedal. You hate to lose, but you hardly ever do. Corvette 427 Convertible Sports Car | Chevrolet