This 1966 AC Cobra Replica 2 Door Roadster (Stock # B11640) is available in our Benicia, CA showroom and any inquiries may be directed to us at 707-748-4000 or via email at Sales@SpecialtySales.com.
Rare, Highly Powerful 1966 Cobra Replica Roadster
New to our Benicia showroom is this highly desirable 1966 AC Cobra Replica 2 Door Roadster with blue exterior paint, white racing stripes and a black leather interior. This beautiful roadster was built by Johnex3 Motorsports of Brampton, Ontario back in 2000 with a 351 cid V-8 engine that’s stroked to 418 with 504 horsepower and 528 ft/lbs. of torque, paired to a Tremec five-speed manual transmission and premium accessories; just take a look at the partial build sheet below:
- 351 engine stroked to 418 V-8, 504 HP/528 Torque
- Edelbrock Victor Jr intake, Demon 750 CFM carburetor
- Edelbrock ported/polished aluminum heads
- Edelbrock water pump
- Stainless fuel lines,
- Eagle Forged steel knife edge crank
- Eagle Forged H beam rods,
- Ross forged pistons
- Aluminum flywheel,
- MSD 6 AL box,
- MSD Billet distributor
- Ceramic coated headers,
- Milodon high capacity oil pan
- Com Cams Roller cam .570 lift and .238 duration
- Oil Cooler,
- 5 Speed Tremec,
- Mcleod Performance clutch
- Lakewood shatterproof bellhousing,
- 3.55 rear axle ratio
- 17" Shelby style Wheels,
- on board fire suppression system
- Bicknell 12.4" rotors and 4 piston calipers on all four corners
- Fully Adjustable Suspension,
- Coilovers on all four corners
Built by Johnex for LA Lakers Promotional Campaign
This 1966 AC Cobra Replica Convertible was built by Johnex back in 2000 as one of only 25 total “Extreme Quality” examples produced exclusively for Dyan’s House of Cobras with an extended 94 inch wheelbase that will seat a tall person comfortably, and it is 1 of the 14 EQ Johnex 427 Cobras ordered for a promotional campaign by the Los Angeles Lakers. It’s sensational build quality includes a fiberglass body by MRD Broeders, a chassis by CSC Racing, plus 100% adjustable front and rear suspension by Briden Engineering. This particular example has remained 100% original throughout the years and driven a total of 11,463 total miles.
Additionally, this 1966 AC Cobra Replica Roadster appears like a new performance vehicle in person with only the slightest of imperfections to be found inside or out. Many would consider this a “perfect” example to the naked eye and it has been maintained at this highest possible standards throughout its life. On the open road, this desirable roadster has fantastic acceleration and handling and it will appeal to a wide variety of collectors- there’s no way it doesn’t find a new home quickly with this sensational build quality.
Incredible Value at the Current Asking Price
Overall, this 1966 AC Cobra Replica 2 Door Roadster is a desirable, immaculate high performance roadster that is highly collectible due to its provenance, build-quality and notable history. It would make an excellent addition to any serious collection and it is an incredible value at the current asking price. Don’t sleep on this one- it will not last on the open market for long! For more information about this vehicle, visit our Benicia, California showroom, give us a call at 707-748-4000, or email us at Sales@SpecialtySales.com. Be sure to mention Stock # B11640 as well.
Legal Disclosures: Specialty Sales Classics has advertised and sold thousands of classic cars since our founding in 1978. We strongly encourage any and all buyers who are unable to view the vehicle in-person to perform a Pre-Purchase Inspection (by an independent party of their choosing) prior to the purchase. Given the age of many of our vehicles, it is extremely difficult to adequately describe all aspects of each vehicles condition in the limited space available and we have learned that these Pre-Purchase Inspections are helpful to all parties involved.
The information for this vehicle was provided by the current owner and it is not certified by Specialty Sales Classics. Therefore, it is in no way guaranteed as a basis of purchase. Any statements such as original or numbers-matching should be verified independently by the buyer prior to purchase.
Benicia, CA 94510
Benicia, CA 94510
- Premium or Custom Wheels
- Custom Paint
- Original Paint
- 4-Wheel Disc Brakes