This weekend was the visit to the GM Heritage Center, hosted by Steve Pasteiner (Pasteiner’s Hobby in Birmingham). For those who didn’t make it, Steve hosts this event each January so please consider for 2020! The curators of the GM Heritage Center routinely rotate the inventory so while there will be some familiar historic vehicles there is always[…]
Dave and Vickie are proudly showing their newly finished Cobra at the 2019 AutoRama. It is an ERA 427 #811 with 427 Clevor and 8-stack EFI mated with a Tremec TKO600. Their Cobra was voted most popular a his companys employee car show this past fall. We wish you well Dave and Vickie!
55 years later, Peter Brock separates fact from fiction. by Scott Oldham // Like the gnarled reflections in the polished aluminum skin of this faithful recreation of the legendary race car, the tale of Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe, chassis number CSX2286, became distorted over the last 55 years. As the story goes, the truck carrying CSX2286, the[…]
Thanks to our friend Jeff Burgy…LIVE from Kissimmee Auction!!
We had a great turnout for our first event of 2019!!! In addition to the great crowd and entertaining presentation from Paul of the progress on his Coupe, Paul arranged for 2 guests from Ford Performance to join us. Mike Robbins, Product and Program Manager, who helped Paul get the Gen 3 Coyote and Ron[…]
Now that we have several Daytona Coupes in the Club I don’t feel so bad sharing cool videos! Here’s a few that have been around but thought you’d enjoy:
Remember the Shelby GR-1 show car from way back in the early 2000s? That stillborn project is about to come back to life thanks to Superformance, a tuner based in Irvine, California. The company bills itself as “a distributor of complete, rolling-chassis replica and continuation race cars of the 1960s.” But Superformance appears to have[…]
Several members have expressed interest in various forms of track events. Waterford Hills just completed a major renovation/repaving of their track in 2018 so 2019 will be a great opportunity to lay-down some fresh rubber! Check the details on the schedule, requirements and fees by clicking here.
Scott and Zach making GREAT progress on his new Factory Five Cobra Build. Check out the chassis progression with steering and suspension in place: