1 AC Cobra Coupe Mk.III (1966)
AC Cobra Coupe Mk.III (1965-67) Engine 7000cc V8 Production 300 approx
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Registration Number PRP 236 D
A Mk.III Cobra did 186mph on the M1 Motorway in 1964 driven by Jack Sears and Peter Bolton during a shake down for the Le Mans 24hr. race. There were no maximum speed restriction on British motorways at the time but the incident was cited when an upper 70mph limit was imposed
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