Hammond drives the icons: Shelby Cobra
Few people ever see an original Shelby Cobra, fewer still get to drive one... must be Richard’s lucky day
Posted: 11 Feb 2013
There are no seatbelts, of course, and the dash is a simple, flat slab bearing the basic dials needed to reassure the driver that the bellowing, shivering lump up front isn't going to explode - well, not until you hit a tree, anyway. And, God, it feels good. This is a car you wear, and you can't help but parade in it. It could bring on a midlife crisis in a teenager.