Exact copy of car that made motor racing history in the 1960s for sale with Aguttes Auctions

Les Grands Heures Automobiles has become one of the major events for classic cars in Europe and this will be the second auction that Aguttes hold at this event on the Linas-Montlhéry Autodrome, Montlhéry, 30km south of Paris on Sunday September 30th. This ‘one of a kind’ version of the AC Cobra will be presented at this sale. This AC Mk II 289 FIA was built in 1997 by AC Cars Ltd, using the original drawings and specification. As is attested by the AC certificate, the car is in every way identical to those built in 1964 and is equipped with aluminium bodywork and the Ford 4.7 litre, 380 bhp V8 engine with Weber carburettors. It is a car that made motor racing history in the 1960’s combining as it did American and British engineering and power. The paintwork is “Viking Blue”, the livery of the official Shelby Competition team which took part in major events

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