We want to provide an update to our most valued customers regarding the current situation with COVID-19.
With the shelter in place order in effect, we have closed all three showrooms to the public. However, we have ensured all of our sales staff are able perform their jobs from home to the fullest extent. For any inquiries of any vehicle offered for sale or potential consignment, please contact the showroom you would like to reach, and our staff will be more than able to help with any information or details you require.
With our showrooms closed to the public we are adhering to a strict appointment only policy for anyone who may need to look at a vehicle or potentially consign one on site. We want to minimize as much contact, so we ask that you please commit to an appointment and that you are serious about looking at a car. If you are wanting to consign a vehicle, we ask that you send us as much information over the phone and email so we can evaluate your vehicle before you bring it down to one of our locations. You will find all relevant contact information on this email so feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.
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We sincerely appreciate your cooperation in these challenging times, and we want to thank you for your support now and over the years and look forward to serving you in the years to come.
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
MSD 6 AL box,
MSD Billet distributor
Ceramic coated headers,
Milodon high capacity oil pan
Com Cams Roller cam .570 lift and .238 duration
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.