1976 Dax Tojeiro 427 Replica Cobra 5.7 V8

Lot: 616

Sold for (£): 29,480
Offered for sale is a 5.766L 1976 Dax Tojeiro 427 Replica Cobra manual that has been with the current owner for the last 27 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 96 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A former show winner, owned by our vendor for 27 years...


  • Dax has been building Cobra recreations for over thirty years
  • Built and first registered 1991, photographic record of the build
  • Finished in 'Rouge Alhambra' Pearlescent. Replica Halibrands. Side exhaust
  • Magnolia hide with maroon piping. Wilton carpet and full tonneau cover. Rosewood steering wheel
  • Cleveland 351 V8 (5.7litre). Blueprinted, fully balanced, Edelbrock fast-road cam 
  • Fresh MoT until July 2019; issued with no advisories 

Lot Details

Registration: LYM 537P RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1976 Engine size: 5.766L
Make: Dax Tojeiro Odometer reading (miles): 3853
Model: 427 Replica Cobra MOT expiry: 2019-07-11
Warranted: No Chassis number: DAXM3RLA038673

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 96 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Pearlescent paint is "Rouge Alhambra''. We paid a lot for the paintwork as we wanted a near concours finish.

Hallibrand replica wheels

Stainless steel sidepipes


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Bespoke trim in magnolia Connolly leather with maroon piping.

Wilton carpet and full tonneau cover.

Rosewood steering wheel.

3 point racing harness fitted.




Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Ford Cleveland 351 V8. 5.7litre. Blueprint engine from Ford Mustang.

V4 four-valve heads. Fully balanced racing pistons

Edelbrock fast road cam

Five-bolt fully balanced crank

Holly 750 double pump carburettorJaguar V12 radiator.

Twin Kenlowe electric fans

Converted to run on unleaded fuel



Gears: Drive-shaft:


Ford top loader, 4 speed reverse lockout racing gearbox.

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


Back axle: Jaguar differential 2.8, 8 -1 limited slip diff.


Minor: Major:

Vehicle History


Built and first registered 1991. Documented photo evidence of build. Concours winner Stoneleigh 1992

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history