Shelby Cobra 427 S/C vs Chevrolet Corvette ZL1

Picture of Shelby Cobra 427 S/C
Picture of Chevrolet Corvette ZL1
Category Shelby Cobra 427 S/CCorvette ZL1
Max power (ps / bhp) 431 / 425593 / 585
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 626 / 462
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1070 / 23591402 / 3091
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 403 / 397423 / 417

Performance

Category Shelby Cobra 427 S/CCorvette ZL1
0 - 100 kph 4.0 s4.3 s
0 - 60 mph 3.8 s3.9 s
1/4 mile 12.2 s @ 118.1 mph12.1 s @ 116.2 mph
Top speed 266 kph (165 mph)311 kph (193 mph)

Summary

Category Shelby Cobra 427 S/CCorvette ZL1
Track Performance 00
Straight line speed 360373
Total 360373

Verdict

There is no clear winner in this comparison.

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Shaggy  8y ago

@ Super8: Is that the 600+ horsepower 454?, I wanted the race to be fair, but I'll take your advice, that Cobra is a fast car. :D


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Super8  8y ago

Don't use ZL1, but use LT2 :D


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Shaggy  8y ago

Just wanted to see the 427 Shelby Cobra be beaten, it took a 2-off "supervette" to do it.