How to Build an All-Aluminum Cobra

Posted By Guest on October 20, 2009

Aluminum Cobra

All-Billet Aluminum Cobra

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison commissioned the fabricators at Kirkham Motorsports to build the ultimate, cost-is-no-object roadster. After years of labor, they've completed the all-billet aluminum Cobra.

Aluminum Cobra Suspension Chassis

Aluminum Cobra Suspension

The car features a 100% machined billet aluminum frame, SLA suspension with inboard springs and dampers, and a hand formed all-aluminum mirror finished body.

Aluminum Cobra Hood

Aluminum Cobra Hood

Aluminum Cobra Side View

Aluminum Cobra Side View

Aluminum Cobra Interior

Aluminum Cobra Interior

The combination of old-world craftsmanship and computer era precision is unspeakably beautiful.

Aluminum Cobra Engine Compartment

Aluminum Cobra Engine Compartment

Each part is in itself a work of art, mechanical parts machined from a solid block of aluminum which regularly required 90% of the original material to be removed. The body is a masterwork as much as the chassis.

Aluminum Cobra Rear Trunk

Aluminum Cobra Rear Trunk

Aluminum Cobra Frame

Aluminum Cobra Frame

Aluminum Cobra Suspension

Aluminum Cobra Suspension

Aluminum Cobra Body Before Polishing

Aluminum Cobra Body Before Polishing

Aluminum Cobra Body Polishing

Aluminum Cobra Body Polishing