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First Drive: 2012 Iconic AC Roadster

In Which We Learn Not To Judge A Book By Its (Very Familiar) Cover We admit it – we nearly got it wrong. But can you blame us? We've seen dozens – nay, hundreds of Shelby Cobra homages and outright knockoffs over the years, and while many of them have offered road-bludgeoning performance, precious few have been high-quality efforts, and fewer still brought something new to the table. So when images of the Iconic AC Roadster first hit our inboxes along with blustery talk of 800+ horsepower and a massive price tag, we didn't pay much attention. Here was yet another Cobra repl... Read More

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    First Drive: 2012 Iconic AC Roadster
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    In Which We Learn Not To Judge A Book By Its (Very Familiar) Cover We admit it – we nearly got it wrong. But can you blame us? We've seen dozens – nay, hundreds of Shelby Cobra homages and outright knockoffs over the years, and while many of them have offered road-bludgeoning performance, precious few have been high-quality efforts, and ...

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    New York 2008: Iconic GTR arrives in Gotham
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    Click the image above for a high-res gallery of Iconic GTR photos This is what you need to know about the Iconic GTR: 800 horsepower and 2,200 pounds. Claudio Ballard's dream was to blend the best of modern tech with the best of classic design, and the result is a roadster that takes many of its design cues -- and its monumental power-to-weight ratio -- ...

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    Iconic GTR unveiled at Amelia Island Concours
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    Click above for gallery of the Iconic GTRWhile flipping through a copy of the DuPont Registry on our way to Geneva, we came across a full-page ad for Iconic Motors, a company that proclaims to be building an All-American supercar conceived and built with the express purpose of redefining the luxury sports car segment. We didn't give it much thought at the ...

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