Sunday 17th September 2017- AK’s BBQ and Drinks Open Day 2017!!

We have now confirmed the date for our second 2017 annual AK Open Day as Sunday 17th September !   Come and see our fully built cars, kits, and rolling chassis.  Meet the team, ask your questions and have a cobra kit filled day!  The event and sunshine (fingers crossed) is planned for SUNDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER. Start time is 10am and the new AK demo car Rufus, complete with a select few other AK 427’s will be doing test drives throughout the day through to 4pm. We have drinks and the traditional AK BBQ being served and hope the relaxed atmosphere will lead to talk of COBRA’S all day long……….. VIP Test slots are currently available for the day so if you wish to book a test drive please give Wendi or Carla a call at AK’s HQ on 01733 267633

 

 

Classic Motor Show – NEC November 2017

AK WILL BE EXHIBITING AT THE CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW AT THE NEC BIRMINGHAM FROM  THE 10TH – 12TH NOVEMBER 2017.

 

SEE YOU THERE

 

 

CARFEST – SOUTH – KITFEST!!! HAMPSHIRE

TKC Magazine have invited us to get involved with this new event  KITFEST!! Steve Hole the Editor of Total Kit Car Mag challenged Chris Evans on his radio 2 breakfast show to put on a KITFEST within his CARFEST show  and he has secured a  display within the main Carfest event for the best kit car manufacturers so a great opportunity for us as manufacturers to be a part of the event with our AK 427. ( Well done Steve!)

 August  25 – 27th Laverstoke Park Farm, Hampshire

AUGUST 2017-

 

OUR BIG NEWS IS ……..

IT IS WITH GREAT PLEASURE THAT WE WOULD LIKE TO ANNOUNCE THAT WE NOW HAVE A DEDICATED JAPANESE AGENT.

MR HIROYUKI KATSUMI OF THE UK CLASSIC FACTORY IN TOKYO IS NOW THE EXCLUSIVE AK SPORTSCARS, AK 427 AGENT IN JAPAN.

MR KATSUMI HAS VAST EXPERIENCE IN TRADING BETWEEN JAPAN AND THE UK WITH SAWAJI AUTO CO WHICH HAS A FANTASTIC REPUTATION, BEING ONE OF THE OLDEST AUTO SHOPS IN JAPAN RENOWNED FOR THEIR QUALITY OF TECHNICAL SERVICE AND HOSPITALITY WHICH ARE BOTH KEY ELEMENTS WE STRIVE FOR HERE AT AK SPORTSCARS ALSO.

OVER THE PAST 90 YEARS SAWAJI AUTO CO HAVE BEEN TRADING THEY HAVE ALSO BEEN AN AUTHORISED DEALER OF LAND ROVER, ROVER, LOTUS AND MG CARS. THEY NOW SPECIALISE IN DEALING AND REPAIRING BRITISH VEHICLES IN KANAGAWA.

MR KATSUMI, A BIG CAR ENTHUSIAST HIMSELF WISHED TO WIDEN THE CURRENT VEHICLE LINE UP ON OFFER IN JAPAN AND AFTER MANY MONTHS OF RESEARCH AND E MAILS CAME TO VISIT THE UK COBRA MANUFACTURERS IN FEBRUARY THIS YEAR. WHILST IN THE UK HE MADE HIS FINAL DECISION THAT THE AK 427 WAS THE BRAND HE WISHED TO INCORPRATE INTO HIS LINE UP OF FACTORY BUILT CARS AVAILABLE TO THE JAPANESE MARKET.

THE UK CLASSIC FACTORY TOOK DELIVERY OF THEIR AK DEMONSTRATOR CAR MARMITE/SMURF IN JAPAN IN EARLY JUNE. SHE HAS JUST FINISHED HER FIRST WORKING WEEKEND ON SHOW IN JAPAN.

MR KATSUMI CURRENTLY HAS A FURTHER TWO CARS IN BUILD HERE AT THE AK FACTORY WHICH WE ARE AIMING TO DELIVER TO JAPAN IN OCTOBER.

THIS IS A VERY EXCITING PARTNERSHIP FOR BOTH AK SPORTSCARS AND THE UK CLASSIC FACTORY

OUR NEXT EVENTS FOR 2017 INCLUDE:

CARFEST SOUTH – KITFEST!! –  LAVERSTOKE PARK FARM, HAMPSHIRE  – AUGUST 25TH – 27TH.

THE AK FACTORY BBQ AND BEER OPEN DAY – PETERBOROUGH – SUNDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER 10- 4PM  ( BOOK YOUR TEST RIDE EARLY!)

CLASSIC CAR SHOW – NEC BIRMINGHAM – NOVEMBER 10TH – 12TH.

RUFUS OUR LATEST AK 427 DEMONSTRATOR CAR HAS BEEN BUSY TAKING POTENTIAL CLIENT’S OUT ON TEST DRIVES AND WE ARE HOPING TO HAVE  “APPLE” THE SECOND AK DEMO CAR STARTED IN BUILD IN THE NEXT FEW WEEKS TO HAVE HER READY FOR CHRISTMAS! UPDATES ON HER BUILD WILL BE SHOWN ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE.

AK NOW OFFER CAR SERVICES FOR YOUR AK 427’S FROM £99 + VAT- CALL NOW TO BOOK YOUR CAR IN EITHER WHILE YOU WAIT OR WE DO OFFER A DELIVERY AND COLLECTION SERVICE IF REQUIRED.