Carroll Shelby might roll over in his grave at the sight of a Chevrolet-powered AC Cobra, but even he couldn't argue with the performance and build quality of this Everett-Morrison Cobra Replica. Gateway Classic Cars of Tampa is proud to offer this 1966 AC Cobra Replica, which is titled as a 1988 Cobra. All Cobras are special beasts, but this build is a little more unique with its engine and drivetrain. Under the hood is a 454 CID Big Block V8 that rumbles to life and belts out a menacing note through the side pipes. This engine is backed by a five-speed Richmond manual gearbox, and the independent rear suspension setup was plucked from a C4 Corvette and features 3:10 gears. Since being built in 1988, this car has just 11,000 miles on it, and it underwent a significant restoration including a complete engine rebuild in 2014 with aluminum heads, Holley four-barrel carb, MSD ignition, Edelbrock intake and a .550 lift cam. And to hammer the visual impact of this Cobra home, it is finished with a lustrous black-and-gold metallic paint job with polished aluminum wheels and fake knock-offs. To keep this 1966 AC Cobra Replica looking good, it comes with a full car cover, too. Options on this 1966 AC Cobra Replica include power steering, seat belts, aluminum/alloy wheels and radial tires. To see 100+ HD pictures and videos of this 1966 AC Cobra Replica, please visit GatewayClassicCars.com. For more information or to schedule an appointment to view this vehicle in person, please call the Tampa showroom at (813)645-6200 or email us directly at Tampa@GatewayClassicCars.com.
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