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fantastic experience - fantastic guys

Hired a cobra for the long easter weekend to tour along the coast from CT to Franschhoek and back... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
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Amazing Experience

There is no better way to drive to the Cape of Good Hope, or to enjoy a sunny Sunday through Camps... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Rent a classic Backdraft Racing Cobra from the Official Backdraft Racing Rentals/Sales Agency in Cape Town, South Africa. The Cobra is a race car from a bygone era, where racing wasn’t managed by computer chips and technology. Take yourself back to...more
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32 Victoria Road | Camps Bay Beach Front, 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hired a cobra for the long easter weekend to tour along the coast from CT to Franschhoek and back. What a weekend - incredible drive and undoubtedly made infinitely better by driving the coolest 2 seater of all time. Absolutely amazing trip. On top of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is no better way to drive to the Cape of Good Hope, or to enjoy a sunny Sunday through Camps Bay than by renting these amazing cars! Perfect conditioned cars, quick and easy paperwork and just an all-roun perfect experience!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We rented an AC Cobra from Matthew and his team for a church fathers day event. They gave us the car earlier so we could have it on time for Sunday morning and people enjoyed the car very much. Young and old. Great prices and...More

Thank rikusj2016
matthewm182, Manager at Cobra Car Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Rikus, was a pleasure helping you guys out! :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is probably the highlight of the year for me! I got to drive the very special Lexus v8 blue edition cobra in and around camps bay and cape town. The staff and service is impeccable, they cater to every tiny detail to make sure...More

Thank Tristan F
matthewm182, Manager at Cobra Car Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Tristan, we hope to see you soon! :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such an amazing experience. It's a must do for a petrol head. If you want to surprise someone with a different experience this is the way to do it. Will definitely recommend

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Thank Rikesh H
matthewm182, Manager at Cobra Car Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Rikesh, was great having you with us! See you soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My dad has always wanted to drive an AC Cobra - so for his combined Fathers Day and Birthday present I arranged with Cobra Car Hire to rent one of their awesome cars for the day! I only had good service from both Matt and...More

Thank MichaelRSA
matthewm182, Manager at Cobra Car Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Michael Thank you for your kind words, glad we could be part of the special day! hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Sunday evening in Cape Town. A day in the city and we kept seeing these Cobra's driving around. I rang on the off chance and the wonderful Matt said we could have a car the next day! Omg! Met him in Camps Bay at 0930...More

Thank Heidi W
matthewm182, Manager at Cobra Car Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Heid, Thank you so much for the review was a pleasure to share the experience with fellow petrol heads! See you soon

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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We rented the red one for a day. We did a 180km tour to Cape Point and back. The sound of the V8 is just mind blowing!! 😎 If we stay again in Cape Town for holidays, the cobra is a must 💪 David and...More

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matthewm182, Manager at Cobra Car Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you! The red Cobra misses you ;)

Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We hire two Cobras for the day. Collected in Camp Bay and they were awesome cars. Well prepared and clean. Prepare to be papped like a movie star when driving these cars.

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matthewm182, Manager at Cobra Car Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Movie star indeed! Thank you Neil!

Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

The perfect way to enjoy the wonders of Cape Town. Dave and Matt could not have been more friendly and the car was awesome. The highlight of a perfect holiday, you’d be mad to miss out

2  Thank Anthony W
matthewm182, Manager at Cobra Car Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Ant! can't wait to have you back with us!

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Response from Heidi W | Reviewed this property |
They are on the internet with their mobile numbers. Either collect the car at Camps Bay or the V&A Waterfront. When you speak with Matt you can arrange it all with him. Please do hire one and have an excellent drive!
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