We are busy building our second AKSS demonstrator car here at AKS HQ. So, we have decided to make available to purchase our first AKSS demonstrator car. Finished in February 2021 this car has only a small number of test miles on the clock. As you’d expect Paul has the exceptional, high quality finishing touches expected of every AK Sportscars factory built car.
Mechanical: – Purpose built space frame chassis based on the tried and tested AK 427 Cobra. Reinforced central tunnel with extra triangulation and steel bulkhead. Powder coated mushroom colour.
Reconditioned Jaguar XJ40 running gear with specially commissioned 3.07 differential.
Dual circuit servo assisted braking system with stainless steel flexible hoses.
Single pot reconditioned Jaguar floating callipers with vented discs at the front and solid outboard discs at the rear.
In house fabricated pedal box.
High specification Nitron dampers front and rear with adjustable rebound.
Adjustable spring platforms with optimised spring rates.
New AK pattern steering rack.
Custom fabricated stainless steel steering column with twin UJ column extension.
Engine and Gearbox: – 4.2 Jaguar XK straight six cylinder engine fully reconditioned in house.
Polished smooth cam covers with D type engine breather.
Latest Emerald K6 ECU and software coupled to an ignition coil pack and Jenvey Heritage throttle bodies with
integral fuel injectors.
Hydraulically operated clutch
Modern 5 speed gearbox with short throw gearchange action and fully balanced propshaft
Cooling System: – 4 core radiator with alloy header tank.
16 “ high volume fan with adjustable capillary fan activating switch.
Modern black silicone hoses with period appearance throughout.
Single speed heater to demist vents or heated front screen.
Exhaust system: – Manifold fabricated in 1 ¾” stainless steel tubing.
Single catalytic converter.
In house designed 5” stainless steel silencer with heat shield and twin tail pipes.
Wheels and Tyres: – Period Dunlop 1950’s wheels with spinners and centre caps.
Paint: – British Racing Green painted by AK’s painters 355
Available for viewing at the AK Sportscars showroom in Peterborough. Contact Neil, Jon or wendi on 01733 267633 or email firstname.lastname@example.org