unfinished cobra kit car projects

Upgraded to Granada rotors on the Mustang II spindles. Perfect vacation home car.

We are bringing 4 1969 Daytonas. All rights reserved |. Find it here on craigslist in the Bay Area for $8,500. The Cobra rides on Mustang II front suspension and rear four-link setup with Wilwood brake components and Halibrand wheels. AC cobra pilgrim sumo kit car with Rover V8 replica Kit Car project Cobra . Unfortunately my first (3) cars turned to gold AFTER I sold them! Maybe $1,000? Definitely not worth the money!!! It will always be a kit car. Patina Paint Job: 1964 Chevrolet Impala SS.

Unfinished Cobra builds come up for sale all the time. Still looking for a kit. No paint, or maybe just rattle can it, for appearances sake. In 1973 I had a chance to buy a 289 Cobra at a Volvo dealer for $3900…yup, 2 zeros. Having free time back, appeasing your spouse, taking naps, getting the “Hey nice car, Dude” at your local gas station are all things that come with finishing your car.

My first car was a ’70 Maverick, also with a mildly modified 289. 427 Cobra Replica Roller, Cobra Replica Kit "C" The Complete From $12,495.00 to $19,995.00  It’s not terribly uncommon to see unfinished kit cars show up on craigslist, often for less than what the seller has into the overall build. Seems like a lot of money for a parts car. It takes a lot of determination and more than a little skill to finish a project. Did EVERYTHING myself except I paid others to rebuild the toploader Ford tranny and sourced the traction-lock rear (changed the Lincoln Versailles rear ratio from 2.50 to 3.50–closest I could get to the original cobra 3.54). I’d just slap it together and make a driver out of it. A light bar has also been used for the reverse lights, the scoop opening needs to be cut in and it’s missing some trim.

Shelby Cobra 1966 Beautiful Replica Signed by Carol Shelby - NOT A KIT CAR!! Fast forward 30 years later and it still hasn’t happened, but like most others have said: buy a kit from the manufacturer. For the customer’s going-sideways skills and the smell of every tire burning going 85 in a 30, I felt safer in the front seat of a ’41 Stearman dive-bombing for fun over the Arizona desert with more g-forces than I have ever felt testing the durability of the seat straps holding me in at 6,500 feet up than worrying about the roll bar holding up okay in that kit car. 1946 Willys CJ2A Jeep Runs and drives good vintage cj flathead, 1954 Willys cj3b Coupe Black 4WD Automatic, 1951 Willys Custom built 4 Wheel drive Pickup, Vehicle Title:

The frame is in great shape, it was cleaned and powder coated, the Jag rear end is in great shape but could use new bushings all the way around, it has a limited slip with approx 3.50 gearing, the rear disc brakes are in good shape as are the rear coilovers (they need to be cleaned up as they had some burned fiberglass gel drip on them). But as many noted finding the rest will be painful. 1965 Shelby Cobra 427 SC by Midstates Pro Charger Cobra replica, 1965 shelby cobra replica, AC Cobra,hot rod,351w,rat rod,patina,race car,fast,c4. We rented the track all day.

For the shuttle-launch acceleration, I would say the vehicle actually had an Allison V-12 bolted in place somehow. The LeMans flip cap is included as well as a driveshaft that is a 28 spline from a Borg Warner T5. It’s understandable: many kit car manufacturers pump up the notion that you can do this in your own garage without too much effort, but the reality is life places demands on us that often conflict with our desire to build a Cobra replica with our bare hands. Even squirted the paint myself–took five days of prep and one day painting, including the stripes. Automotive, Aircraft & Boat Pre-drilled and cut body holes for roll bars, gas tank filler neck, brake pedal assembly mounting hole and steering column hole. This actual pile of junk is easily worth $515.

Altogether, the car lacks paint, wheel center caps, bumpers, and an interior. But perhaps there’s someone out there with more time on their hands than the seller and can snatch this Cobra kit car up for a song. Unfinished Replica FFR Shelby Cobra 427 Roadster Unfinished Replica FFR Shelby Cobra 427 Roadster Kit Car for SALE!

I have too many projects and can't focus on this right now.

Can incomplete be better than completion at times?

Woo-wee was the car, eh, “responsive” – though not to my need for my getting the heck out of it. The origins of the kit aren’t disclosed, and there’s usually some tell-tale sign that a kit hails from a particular designer.


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