2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery

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  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
    This one-off Shelby Cobra Concept is all set to go under the hammer at Mecum's Monterey auction in August
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
    This rare example was a collaboration between Carroll Shelby and Ford in 2003
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
    The car was revealed to the public at the 2004, Detroit Auto Show
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
    Unlike some concept cars, this particular vehicle has fully functioning engine and running gear
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
    The concept was created to gauge public reaction, and the new Shelby Cobra was slated for production in 2007.
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
    Project Daisy as it was internally known by Ford was eventually scrapped due to the 2008 Financial Crisis
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
    The design draws inspiration from the 427 AC Cobra from the 60s
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
    Under the hood lies an experimental Ford 6.4 liter V-10 that makes 605 hp and 500 lb.ft of torque
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
    That beast of an engine is mated to a six-speed manual transmission
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
    The bespoke interior has been specially handcrafted for this concept car, complete with custom dials and gauges
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
    The car was extensively driven by Carroll Shelby at the Irwindale Speedway. He was closely involved in the development of the car.
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
    Chris Theodore a Ford VP at the time of the Shelby Cobra's conception, bought the car in 2017
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
    The car has since then undergone a refurbishment and is expected to fetch north of a couple of million dollars at Monterey
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
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  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
  • 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept to go under the Hammer in August - gallery
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