The Muscle Cars in Iron Man’s Garage



The movie "Iron Man," starring Robert Downey Jr. as billionaire playboy and superhero Tony Stark, has more than explosions Gwyneth Paltrow to recommend it. For people who like exotic cars, there's the Iron Man car collection in Tony Stark's garage. Like a lot of home tinkerers, genius Tony Stark spends a lot of his time holed up in his garage.



1932 Ford Flathead Roadster


85-hp, 221-ci V8 engine
140 lb-ft of torque at 1500 rpm

1967 Shelby Cobra


Front-mounted 7-liter, 427-hp V8 engine
0-60 in 4.5 seconds, quarter-mile in 12.4 seconds
Aluminum body over tubular frame

Saleen S7


all-aluminum 750-hp, 7-liter, rear-mounted V8 engine
0-60 in 2.8 seconds, quarter-mile in 10.5 seconds at 145 mph
steel space frame with honeycomb composite panels

2008 Audi R8


mid-mounted, 420-hp, 4.2-liter V8 engine
62 mph in 4.6 seconds
aluminum and magnesium space frame

Tesla Roadster


248-hp (185-kW) electric motor
0-60 in under 4 seconds
Range of 220 miles, full recharge in 3.5 hours

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