Kirkham Motorsports Cobra

There are plenty of replica cobras out there, but none quite like this:

billet_kirkham

What makes this particular car interesting is that just about everything is made from billet aluminum.

Here are all the chassis parts laid out:

chassis1

Here it is mostly assembled:

chassis2

You’ll notice those nice external reservoir pushrod actuated shocks, which are Penske 3-ways. The CVs are straight out of formula 1 and turn custom made centerlock hubs.

rear suspension

Here’s the rear wheel well:

wheel well

They made a very nice book about the car, which is available in PDF format here:

http://www.kirkhammotorsports.com/book_aoe/

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