2006 AC Cobra

Mk V Continuation

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    2006
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Twilight Blue
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - Grand Prix, Competition, Touring & Rally Cars and Collectors' Items
Autosport International
National Exhibition Centre
Birmingham
B40 1NT UK

Saturday 10th January 2009

If a Lamborghini Countach is 18, a Bugatti T35 is 10 and a Ford GT40 is 14, then what is a Cobra? The answer is 42. In each case that is the number of companies which have marketed reproductions of these cars. If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then the Cobra has been the most flattered car in history. It is not just the staggering performance; nor its pedigree with its Tojeiro designed chassis and Allan Turner‘s timeless interpretation of the barchetta body; it is the way that the Cobra epitomises a tradition. It harks back to the great sports cars of the 1950s - the Golden Age of sports cars - while embodying the style and optimism of the Swinging Sixties. It is also a marriage between the British and American traditions of sports cars wh