AC Shelby Cobra 427 Data Sheet

AC Shelby Cobra 427 Data Sheet

               

    AC Shelby Cobra 427  
Engine  
Engine type
Ford V-8 90º large block, water-cooled
Position & layout
Front, longitudinal
Bore x stroke
107.7 x 96 mm
Capacity 427 cu in  / 6997 cc
Compression ratio
11.5:1
Distribution overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
Fuel system Holley throttle carburetor
Aspiration Natural
Power 425 hp at 6000 rpm
Maximum torque
651 Nm at 3700 rpm
Transmission  
Traction RWS (Rear)
Transmission Four-speed synchronized manual transmission, close ratio Muncie M21 / M22
Gear ratios   //

Maximum speed in km/h (theoretical)

 I         2.32     /  99   km/h

II        1.54      /   133

III       1.19     /    170

IV          1       /    218

R          2.27

Chassis  
Bodywork Structure Aluminum on tubular frame
Steering Rack and pinion. 10.4 m curb to curb turning circle
Front Suspension
Independent coil springs with parallel arms
Rear Suspension
Independent helical springs with parallel arms
Brakes
Girlin four-wheel disc brakes. Double master cylinder. 297 mm front / 273 mm behind rear
Wheels & tires
8.5 x 15 front / 8.5 x 15 rear
Bodywork  
Style Grand touring roadster with 2 doors
Seats  2
Trunk
Weelbase 2286 mm = 90 inches
Track/tread (front/rear) 1372 / 1346  mm
Length x width x height 3962 / 1727  /  1245  mm

156 / 68 / 49  inches

Fuel tank
160 litres
Kerb weight 1147 kg
Features  
Maximum speed
265 km/h
0-100 km/h 4.3 seconds
Total units sold (1965-1967)
By | 2017-04-22T18:00:17+00:00 July 17th, 2017|Data Sheet|