shelby cobra daytona coupe

3

Step into the light: Part 6 Shelby Daytona Cobra “Continuation” Coupe, 2016.  Just six Shelby Daytona Coupes were built between 1964 and 1965 however to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Daytona’s win at the 1965 FIA Sports Car Championship a further 50 continuation models were to be built, some of the replicas used fibreglass bodies but the continuation series was also available with a period-correct aluminium body 

Shelby Daytona Coupe Le Mans | Daytona Cobra Coupe | Based on the AC Cobra roadster chassis | Built specifically to race the Ferrari 250 GTO in the GT class | Only 6 units were produced between were built between 1964 and 1965 | The Daytona became the first American constructor to win the FIA World Sportscar Championship in 1965