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Shelby 427 Cobra

08-06-2011, 06:26 PM
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The founder of this company that bears his name, designed his cars to beat Ferraris at car races.

This is one of his most iconic models, gracing the walls of every 13 year old boy during the 1980s, and creating a design trend that lasted for decades afterwards.

The beetle-wing doors of this car swing up to open and to make the car as light as possible, the body is made of1mm thick aluminum.

Now showing it's age, despite being one of the first true super cars its become famous for being impossible to reverse.

Location: Italy
Dates: 1973-1989
Top Speed: 186 mph
Number produced: 1,439
Original Price: $120,000

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