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Celebrate 120 Years of AC Cars with a Special-Edition Cobra

The company behind the Cobra offers 12 exclusive examples to honor 120 years in business. By Wesley Wren March 9, 2021 https://www.autoweek.com/news/sports-cars/a35769414/ac-cars-120-years-special-edition-cobra/ The Cobra might be most well-known for its role in propelling Shelby American, and its founder Carroll Shelby, into history. As AC Cars, the company that supplied Shelby with its legendary machines, celebrates …

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New AC Cobra 378 Superblower 2021 review

by: Steve Sutcliffe 8 Mar 2021 https://www.autoexpress.co.uk/road-tests/354451/new-ac-cobra-378-superblower-2021-review Can the AC Cobra 378 Superblower happily marry 1960s styling with 21st century power? Verdict It might be expensive, but the AC Cobra Superblower is a true one of a kind. It’s also very, very quick thanks to a supercharged version of the regular 378’s 6.2-litre V8 engine. …

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New AC Cobra 378 Superblower: First production model unveiled

By Lisa Curtiss on 3rd February 2021 AC Cars has welcomed the very first production AC Cobra 378 Superblower. Following on from the launch announcement in July 2020, the reborn Superblower showcases the very best of AC Cars’ meticulous attention to detail and quality engineering to bring this iconic nameplate back to the fore. Powered …

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First reborn AC Cobra 378 Superblower production car completed!

The first production version of AC Cars’ third all-original recreated model – the 378 Superblower – is now completed Landmark production model ready in its home market a mere six months after it was announced to the public Reborn Superblower boasts 580hp 6.2-litre supercharged V8 engine Sales begin through UK dealer Boss Motor Company in …

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A New AC Cobra Follows Carroll Shelby’s Original Recipe

December 28th, 2020 by Jennifer Sensiba What made the original AC Cobra special was the blending of two cultures. Up to that point, European cars were small and light, had great handling, but also weren’t that powerful. AC’s cars were built on that basic European recipe. American cars of the day were big, heavy, and …

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From retro muscle power to Retro Pure Power

From retro muscle power to Retro Pure Power – that’s the story of AC in 2021- and the new tech is ready to take the two-wheel market by storm too! The transformation of the iconic AC Cobra racing car with its huge, gas-guzzling ‘classic’ V8 petrol engine to one now powered by an advanced, equally …

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The AC Superblower updated for the new world.

So does it have heritage, style, performance and total emissions free capability? Of course, it does – its the latest model in the rebirth of AC Cars. The AC Cobra Series 4–electric or: ‘The AC Superblower updated for the new world’. The true close relation to this exciting new supercar, the AC Cobra Series 4 …

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New AC Cobras arrive in the UK

AC Cars today confirms the arrival in the UK of the first models in its eagerly awaited series of born-again AC Cobra iconic sports cars.The news makes good the promise contained in its press release dated 1 July that the cars would come to Britain so power units could be installed by AC’s Derby-based technical …

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