Custom built Factory Five racing. Mark IV Coupe, built with all new parts, 351 Ford Windsor eng. bored and stroked. MSD Ignition. FAST!! Electronic fuel injection. custom 5 spoke mag wheels & high speed rated tires. Dual roll bars. Custom high back racing seats. T-5 tremec. Transmission with Moser solid rear axle. 331 gears equipped with nitrous oxide. Top speed approx. 165 mph. Includes custom built travel trailer / tow hitch, used for car shows. Many extra spare parts also included.
Also a custom modified 17 ft. Trailer with winch & loading ramps is included in the price. Cockpit has red vinyl cover and total car cover.
The legendary driver was highly regarded both for his driving ability and mechanical skills
In celebration of today’s date of 4/27, we report on a driving test of Superformance 427SC replicas of Carroll Shelby’s road racers
The Pick of the Day was rarely driven during 45 years ownership
Three each of high-performance Shelby Cobras and Chevrolet Corvettes are on the docket for January’s sale
This is the fourth car in a 10-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Northeast auction
Rare Ferrari 275 GTB alloy coupe and Shelby 427 Cobra roadster were stored untouched in a private garage for 26 years
It’s almost impossible to think that owners would leave their valuable cars behind or simply forget about them. But, as they say, life happens.
Carroll Shelby’s sports car legacy abounds in this highly original example
Sotheby’s estimates that CSX3040 will fetch between $2,000,000 and $2,400,000 at its Phoenix, Arizona, auction, which is scheduled for January 18-19.