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£ 385,000

AC Cobra 289


AC Cobra 289

Assembled for the late Chris Browning, then AC Owners Club Parts Convenor, by Autokraft/Emilio Garcia in the late 1970's/early 1980's using period parts and body/chassis to original specification.

The car was subsequently fully race prepared by respected preparer Roger Dowson in 1999/2000 and converted to FIA App K specification, again by Roger Dowson in 2010. Further developed since with all bodywork alterations carried out by Lawrence Kett of G A Fabrications.

Placed 7th at the Goodwood Revival Shelby Cup in 2012 (and subsequently featured in AC Owners Club Members Magazine "Action") the car has succesfully raced with GT & Sportscar Cup, Masters Historic Racing, Historic Sports Car Club, Aston Martin Owners Club, Classic & Sporstscar Club, Scottish Motor Racing Club, and competed in many hillclimbs.

FIA HTP to Dec 2025

Lightweight car at only 1007 kgs (GT&SCC & Masters min 1000Kg)

All new Pete Knight 289 with only circa 10hrs since build. Currently fitted MSD distributor, Pete Knight points distributor comes with car   

Tex T10 Gearbox with Sebring ratios newly refreshed by RW Racing Services

Cast Iron Salisbury 4HU Differential with 3.7CWP built by BPA

Rosejointed suspension arms with Koni 8211 shocks

Girling CR & ORA Calipers with Pagis Blue pads

Twin foam filled 80L (approx) fuel tanks for 2 hour race with twin Holley fuel pumps

2 x sets of Hawk FIA replica Halibrand wheels with fresh set of Dunlop 600L15 & 700L15 on car

Included a variety of original (pre FIA conversion) parts including wire wheels, spinners, tonneau, seats, interior trim and a selection of alternative race anti roll bars front and rear 


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Historic, AC, Cobra, 289, V8, Goodwood, Griffith, Etype, Race, Hillclimb


Seller: 289Rob
Joined January 2019
  Robert Bremner
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Country: United Kingdom
City: Thame
Phone: 07540759369
Currency: GBP
Condition Used
Trade or Private: Private
Price: £385,000
Added: 11/02/2022
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