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First Drive: 2012 Iconic AC Roadster

by Chris Paukert (RSS feed) on Nov 12th, 2010 at 11:57AM

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... Read More

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