AC Cobra Pilgrim Replica

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Make: AC Cobra

Model: Pilgrim Sumo

Year: 2002

MAKE ENQUIRY CALL 07595 218406


AC Cobra Replica (MK3) – Pilgrim sumo.


19,874 miles (since build).

G242 LWP

Rover 3.5 V8 with 5 speed manual gearbox.

Dark royal blue with black trim and full weather equipment.

2 former keepers.

This is a very well-built car with SVA Approval, in beautiful condition throughout.

Specification includes:

Rover 3.5 V8 engine (built by Bob Clarke).

ARP rod bolts.

Hurricane cam kit with crane lifters.

Hi pressure oil pump kit.

Heavy duty pushrods dizzy drive gear.

Heavy duty steel rocker arms and shaft.

Mallory electronic kit.

Edelbrock intake manifold and carb.

Flywheel lightened and balanced.

13 row oil cooler.

Electric (additional) twin cooling fans with manual switch.

Silicone plug leads.

Tubular exhaust manifolds.

5 speed manual gearbox.

Cat 2 immobiliser with certification.

Halibrand style period wheels with Pirelli tyres.

Black carpets.

Blacky vinyl buckets seats.

Fire extinguisher.

Spax shock absorbers.

Full weather equipment including removeable mohair roof, clip on side screens, and full tonneau cover all in immaculate condition.

Polished rear arch stone guards.

Twin underslung exhausts.

Twin chrome safety Hoops.

Twin chrome side mirrors.

Clear Perspex sun visors and side deflectors.

Quick release style centre fuel cap.

AC Cobra 427 body badges.

Comfortable inertia seatbelts.

AC style wood rim steering wheel with polished spokes.

Aluminium gear knob and handbrake lever.

Classic gauges set in black vinyl dash.

Ejector seat switch !

Heater / blower / demister.

Lockable bonnet catches.

Cobra air filter.

Polished alternator.

Quick release battery terminal.

Polished bulkhead.

Pilgrim Vin plate.

2 sets of keys.

All previous MOT’s.

£295 pa road tax.

Fully documented build and detailed photographs (majority relate to 2006/2007 period by Bob Clarke.

Several large volumes of documentation including period articles, technical information.

Details of specifications etc, all invoices for build and since.

Recent expenditure of £2,800 by last owner on service, mot, brake overhaul, various bushes etc replaced and other adjustments on file.


This is a well-built, well balanced car in great condition throughout, runs and drives superbly. The lighter (than some) 3.5 Rover engine aids the handling and helps to make this example a fun and usable example. Cheap classic / specialist insurance is available and the is lots of backup and  information etc, specialists and helpful owners’ groups.


What’s not to like! 

Please call to arrange viewing, 07595 218406, Gloucester.  

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All information for guidance only, please check and satisfy yourself of all descriptions and specification listed.