The autobiography of CSX2300Author: Mills, RinseyCode: 52468Price:AU $122.22Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published date:08/02/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book tells the fascinating history of the Daytona Coupe version of Carroll Shelby's fabled Cobra with special focus on one of the six cars built. The fabulous Daytona Coupe, brutally purposeful in both looks and performance, was created to win the FIA World Sportscar Championship and duly did so in 1965.
The Ed Hugus StoryAuthor: Walker, Robert D.Code: 47658Price:AU $139.99Format: Hardback / 304 pages Published date:07/09/2017Availability:Sold Out
This book primarily takes a close look at the Hugus-Shelby Cobra connection. In the early 1960s James Edward (Ed) Hugus personally financed the first seven production Cobras built since Carroll Shelby did not have the money or facilities for the project. Hugus ordered the first modified but unfinished Aces from the A.C. Cars factory in England, ......
1962 to 1968 (All Models)Author: Smale, GlenCode: 37371Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:03/09/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
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.
Author: Brooklands, BooksCode: 49110Price:AU $110.00Format: Paperback / 428 pages Publisher: BROOKLANDS Published date:01/01/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The origins of AC Cars start with engineer John Weller designing a powered delivery vehicle for his local butcher, John Portwine. The two became close business partners, with the energetic and entrepreneurial Portwine providing finance and business acumen to complement the inventive Weller’s burgeoning engineering talent.
Author: Art EvansCode: 24091Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: ICONOGRAFIX INC Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Sold Out
Le Mans winner Carroll Shelby was one of the best American drivers during the fifties. But unfortunately, his racing career was cut short after the 1960 season due to his heart condition. Always interested in car design and construction, Shelby conceived one of the most successful sports cars, the Cobra, followed by the King Cobra, the Cobra ......
Author: Rod WardCode: 23820Price:AU $14.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: MALVERN HOUSE Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Sold Out
This Auto Review is a remarkably detailed history of AC and Cobra. The many photographs are necessarily small because of the format of the book, but it is a useful reference and a great introduction to the marque for the younger enthusiast.
Author: Art EvansCode: 20899Price:AU $59.95Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: ICONOGRAFIX INC Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Sold Out
Carroll shelby is remembered by most for the Cobra and the Shelby Mustangs, but before the Cobra, Shelby was a racing driver. This book chronicles his remarkable racing career before it was cut short by his heart condition in 1960. A top sports car racer, winner of two national championships in the US, he won Le Mans for Aston Martin in 1959 with ......
In SlipcaseAuthor: Frank BarrettCode: 20892Price:AU $199.95Format: DVD / 272 pages Publisher: DAVID BULL Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Sold Out
Publisher's Notes: Led by renowned driver and tuner Carroll Shelby, in the 1960s the Shelby American company produced and raced the iconic cars: the Cobra, the GT40 and Mk. IV, and the GT350. Using stunning original studio photographs by Boyd Jaynes and authoritative text by automotive historian Frank Barrett, Shelby Cars in Detail profiles a ......
Author: SpiritlevelfilmCode: 13552Price:AU $44.95Format: DVD / 58 mins Publisher: CHATERS WHOLESALE Published date:01/07/2004Availability:Sold Out
Ten years in the making, this fast-paced, sixties-style, split screen epic with an amazing soundtrack tells the extraordinary story of how Carroll Shelby, together with a bunch of Southern Californian hot-rodders took on the might of Enzo Ferrari and his GTO in the mid-60s. Aside from original interviews from all the participants, there's ......