Useful Web Links

Updated October 2018

Manufacturers | Specialists | Tyres | Engines & Components | Electrics, Suspension and Trim | Bodyshops | Clubs and Forums | Insurance | Tours & Ferries | Other

Company Services Area Telephone
Hawk Makers of the Hawk 289, Ace, FiA and Daytona from Gerry Hawkridge Frant, Kent, UK 01892 750341
Kirkham Motorsports All Aluminum Cobra replica USA
ERA 289 and 427 replicas USA
BRA Website with history of BRA cars including 289
Shelby American Information on their current and previous cars - inc 289s USA
Shelby American Museum Some great pictures of the Shelby Museum at Boulder USA
Talon Sports Cars Hawk build agent (believed to be no longer operating 8/10/18) Loughborough 01509 856888
Thunder Road Cars Makes, maintains and sells Cobras Waltham Cross 01992 620630
Specialist Garages Back to Top of Page
Thunder Road Speed Shop Specialists in AC cars and replicas, hot rod fabrication and race preparation Woking, Surrey 01483 763399
Prosser Historics Aluminium car specialists. Oliver Prosser is a club member. Warfield, Berks 07792 055739
Tyres Back to Top of Page
Longstone Tyres Classic car tyre specialists. Click the link for AC Cobra tyres Doncaster 01302 711123
Engines and Components Back to Top of Page
Basset Down Balancing Dynamic balancing of your engine's rotating parts. Other engineering services also provided - flywheel and crank lightening, knife-edging etc. Hungerford 01488 686872
Roe Engineering Boring, honing and general engine rebuilding Fleet, Hampshire, UK 01252 613404
V8 Tuner Rover/Ford/Chevy parts and services + carburettor parts Norfolk 01953 607274
Edelbrock Carbs, manifolds etc plus downloadable carburetor manuals USA
Powerstop EBC Greenstuff etc Chipping Norton 01608 646837
Real Steel V8 specialists plus engine ancillaries. Uxbridge 01895 440505
Redline Performance Official Hawk service agents Woking 01483 766888
RPI Engineering All things V8, Rover experts, good technical site offering advice and help. Norwich 01603 891209
Summit Racing High Performance parts USA
The Engine Factory Ford and Chevy engines out of the box. Watch and listen to them run! USA
Weber Carburettors Weber carburettors Sunbury on Thames 01932 787100
Electrics, Suspension and Trim Back to Top
Branda Performance Cobra accessories USA
Classic Car Directory Links to component suppliers
Classic Car Spares Directory What it says! London 0870 757 9878
Classic Spares Classic car spares, oils, electrical, number plates, wheels etc. Scarborough, N. Yorks 01723 361227
Cobra Country All things Cobra USA
Cobra Spares Brightwork, instruments, lighting USA
Europa Spares Parts, accessories and components Burton on Trent 01283 815609
Faulkner Springs Specialists in springs and dampers Chichester 01243 543249
Finish Line Cobra accessories USA
Frost Restorers Equipment Everything you need to build, repair or restore your 289 Rochdale 01706 658619
Holden Vintage and Classic Parts, accessories, clothing Bromyard 01885 488488
MWS International Wire wheel specialists Slough 01753 598 384
Polyfacto Hood and tonneau makers, installers (as used by Hawk) Hailsham, East Sussex 01323 841399
Rimmer Bros Excellent Rover V8 engine, gearbox and parts supply, catalogues etc Lincoln 01522 568000
Speedograph Richfield Speedo cable maker, calibration and repair of instruments. Good service. Nottingham 0115 926 4235
Speedy Cables Manufacturers of all sorts of cables plus Smiths instruments Swansea 01639 732213
Stafford Vehicle Components Switches, lights, electrics Tamworth 01827 67714
Total Kit Car Links to component suppliers - under Goods and Suppliers Slough 01753 549360
Woolies Fantastic selection of trim, upholstery and fittings Peterborough 01778 347347
Retro Classic Car Parts Ltd Lucas electrical parts, accessories and period clothing. Leominster 01568 616618
Bodyshops Top of Page
F H Ellis Excellent paintshop Odiham, Hampshire 01256 861004
Brooklands Motor Company Restoration and repair of AC and classic cars Weybridge 01932 828545
Sovereign Coachworks Paintshop used by many Cobra owners St Leonards on Sea 01424 854900
Clubs and Forums Top of Page
AC Cobra Club Official UK AC Cobra Club UK
Amis du Circuit de Gueux Link to the Reims - Geux historic race circuit information France
Cobra Information Forum (NOW OFFLINE) American forum USA
Cobra Club de France Cobra Club in France. Facebook site is here France
European Cobra Club The European Cobra Club forum
Sporting Bears Motor Club Driving for Charity. Use your car to help others UK 01706 821014
Stratos Owners Club Link to the Owner Club site UK
UK Cobra Club Official Cobra replica site, forums, for sale etc UK
V8 Register UK
GT40 Enthusiasts Club For owners of replica and original GT40s Worldwide
Friends of the Rest A group of enthusiasts who are interested in restoring the old Rest and Be Thankful road as a Scottish motoring sport heritage site. Scotland
Insurance Top of Page
Adrian Flux Insurance for your Cobra Kings Lynn 0800 916 1288
Hagerty Insurance Classic Car insurance - and for your classic boat! Silverstone 08700 420220
Heritage Insurance Enthusiasts insurance company, club discounts 0845 373 4789
2Gether Insurance 2Gether Insurance - one of the UK's largest independent specialist insurance brokers and they offer a discount to club members. Wisbech 01945 586220
Tours & Ferries Top of Page
Brittany Ferries Ferry service between Ireland, UK, France and Spain UK
Channel Tunnel For those not wanting to be on water UK
Classic Car Tours by Bill Telford Glasgow - Lochs, Glens and Distilleries Tours, Le Mans 24 hours and Le Mans Classic Tours Scotland & France 01355 260422 07876 211785
Classic Car Tours International UK and European Car Tours Kendal 01539 728832
Le Mob Le Mans 24 hours and Le Mans Classic UK
P&O Ferries Ferry services from Dover, Portsmouth, Hull UK
Other Links Top of Page
Classic Car Magazine Online classic car magazine. UK
Motopix Great images of Le Mans Classic and some Cobras 07958 417911
UK DVLA Vehicle Approval Useful information on completing the Individual Vehicle Approval (IVA) to get your car on the road in the UK. More information in the Wiki London 020 7944 8300
Garage Door Guru Parts for sealing and maintenance of your garage doors. Downham Market 0800 016 2326