Ac/shelby Cobra: 1962 To 1968 (all Models) by Glen SmaleAc/shelby Cobra: 1962 To 1968 (all Models) by Glen Smale

Ac/shelby Cobra: 1962 To 1968 (all Models)

byGlen Smale

Hardcover | September 15, 2015

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Part-time racer and chicken farmer Carroll Shelby ordered a chassis from AC Cars in England in 1961, and asked them to install a Ford V8 engine in it. The AC Ace was fitted with the same rear diff as that used in the Jaguar E-type, and so when the car arrived in the Shelby workshop, it proved easy to modify thanks to the simple AC layout.

Glen Smale is a writer on automotive subjects. His books for Haynes include Porsche 917: The complete photographic history, Porsche at Le Mans, Jaguar E-type: Portrait of a Design Icon, (for which he received the Laurin and Klement ‘Design Writer of the Year’ award in 2007) and Porsche 956/962: A photographic history. He lives in Carm...
Title:Ac/shelby Cobra: 1962 To 1968 (all Models)Format:HardcoverDimensions:156 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.5 inPublished:September 15, 2015Publisher:Haynes Publishing UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0857337866

ISBN - 13:9780857337863

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