http://www.kitcarconnection.com - James Martell takes his Shelby Cobra replica for a cruise.
I decided to post this video for all the viewers of my other video who complained about the engine being drowned out by the music. They have a point. The engine noise of a Cobra with the famous sidepipes is music enough to a car enthusiast.
If you are looking to hear a the roar of the engine this is your video.
The car in the video was built in 2004 in Calgary, Alberta by Peter Jacobsen using car a Mk2 Roadster kit from Factory Factory Racing. The car is powered with a 302 crate engine from Western Motorsports in Calgary, Alberta.
James Martell is the Publisher of KitCarConnection.com, a website devoted to kit cars and replicas. James Martell has long been an admirer of Carroll Shelby and his cars. As an avid fan, he owns a Shelby Cobra kit car that he drives in his leisure time. In his spare time he attends car shows, works on his website, and spends time with his family.
The video was filmed in Surrey BC Canada.
0-100mph Shelby Cobra
0-100 mph in about 7 secs. My Backdraft Cobra - 427ci Roush Racing engine
575 hp 550 tq 2,200 lbs, 6 speed, drag radials. Scary fast!!!
Shelby Cobra LOUD start and acceleration!!
I spot this vicious facroty 5 shelby cobra in Wrentham, MA. the owner was
really cool, and as you can see from the video, offered me a ride in his
beast of a car! i love the way this V8 gurgles when he starts up, then how
it backfires after he accelerates down that straight! Comment, rate, and
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1965 Superformance Cobra 427 Engine Sound
Visit http://sanfranciscosportscars.com/1965-superformance-cobra-427/ to
see this wicked 1965 Superformance Cobra 427 for sale from San Francisco
This Superformance Cobra 427 has just been completed with only break-in
miles. Black exterior with gold stripes complete the World famous "Hertz"
livery. This wicked Cobra has been built by the famous Ted Taormina. Ted
engaged his skills and vision to create arguably the finest Superformance
Cobra available anywhere in the World.
-Special edition Ford Motorsports all aluminum 427
-Special open chambered side pipes
-Custom suspenion tuning
-True 5 pin knockoff rims
Please take a look at the full photo and video shoot at the link above and
then give me a call to take this cool Cobra for a spin.
San Francisco Sports Cars
191 Industrial Rd
San Carlos, CA 94070
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Video URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bfa2vN2Iygk
1965 Shelby Cobra + 700 HP + Kirkham + Fast
Replica 1965 Shelby Cobra owned by Len B, produced by Kirkham Motor Sports.
The car only weighs 2100 pound due to its aluminum body which is made in
Poland at a former MIG aircraft factory. The cars weight is also low due
to aluminum suspension and motor. The motor is a Shelby aluminum block
427fe which produces 700 horse power (i.e., FAST) !!! That is the same
power to weight ratio as a bullet bike.
To the dismay of several bullet bike riders; Len likes to show them who is
"the boss" in a race from time to time.
My friend's new Superformance Cobra
My friend's new Superformance Cobra. Brought it over with 121 miles on the
odometer, no plates or VIN yet! Full-race stroked small block, Dyno'd at 638hp at the crank.
Doubt it? check it out when he taps the pedal going into 2nd gear.
Shelby Cobra - 0 to 130 in seconds!
In case you are wondering about the erratic shifting... My Tremmec 600
tranny had bad synchros that had to be rev up before gear would fall into
place. That's why you don't see smooth, power-shifting. If was later fixed
and the car sold. Wished I would have done more vids, specially when the
backfire flames came out of the sidepipes on rev down.
No NOS. No octane Booster. Regular
pump gas. Pedal down 3/5 of the way. 130MPH in a few seconds!!