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For Sale: 1965 Shelby Cobra in Auburn Hills, Michigan

Vehicle Description

Backdraft 1965 Replica Cobra - Classic Edition- BIG AND TALL Package Backdraft cars are not kits. They are Factory built to exacting standards. The backdraft Cobra is a true tribute to the original 1965 Cobra with modern underpinnings and drivetrain giving the car a modern feel but still retaining the rawness of the original car. The body and paintwork is flawless with perfect Hood, Door and Trunk fit. The Paintwork is buffed to a high gloss. Stripes are done in paint and are sealed under the clear coat. The interior holds true to the original car with period correct bucket seats, forward leaning shifter, leather covered dash and traditional dash gauge layout. Chrome Backdraft Gauges are standard. Multi Point Safety Harnesses are standard for Driver and Passenger. Traditionally only people of average size have been able to comfortable fit in a Cobra. The Big and Tall option allows drivers up to 6'5" in height and up to 350 lbs to comfortably enter/exit and drive the Backdraft Cobra. The Seats have been widened, The Pedal Box area depressed and the Seat Tracks relocated allowing for a stock seating position for a larger driver. Backdraft Racing Inc was founded in January of 2001 by 2 world champion auto racers, Tony Marten and Reg Dodd. The company has evolved considerably over the past few years to established itself as one of the industry leaders in producing turn key minus cars. Backdraft Roadsters are built in the Backdraft Racing 53 000sq/ft state-of-the-art facility. An all new US head office and showroom, Backdraft Park, was opened in Boynton Beach in 2012. Backdraft are the leaders in high quality, authentic replicas and custom built roadsters. Backdraft cars are not kits. They are Factory built to exacting standards. All Backdraft Cobra Cars include the following: Hand laid fiberglass body w/ strategic reinforcing Genuine leather seats 2"X4" rectangular steel ladder style frame with front crush zone Base coat, clear coat painted finish Premium carpeting w/ bound edges for trunk and cockpit Overlay carpets for drivers and passenger side 18" Halibrand style wheels and tires 7 gauges with all necessary sender units Aluminum radiator with thermostatically controlled electric fan mounted w/ shroud Cooling lines and radiator overflow tank finished in polished stainless steel Battery isolator switch (red key) Lemans style fuel filler w/ a locking cap Stainless steel roll bar w/ rubber grommets and trim mounted to the frame on drivers side Stainless steel quick jacks Power disc brakes Stainless steel engine compartment panels (cladding) Clutch master cylinder Wind wings and sun visors Windshield wipers Engine mounts for 302, 351W, FE, 460, Coyote, Chev 350 & LS styled engines Gear shift ring and boot Stainless steel side pipes w/ mild steel header tubes Full independent rear suspension Coil over front struts Battery Fuel and brake lines fitted Aluminum park brake lever Hood and trunk locks Complete wiring harness with electrical box Drivers side seat adjustment. OPTIONS INCLUDED ON THIS CAR Guardsman Blue Exterior Paintwork with Wimbledon White Stripes BIG AND TALL PACKAGE (Wider Seats, Relocated Seat Tracks, Depressed Drivers Floor Area) Sabelt Cam Lock Safety Belts Rear Fender Paint Protection Big and Tall Black Leather Seats Black Bound Carpeting Ray Dot Polished Racing Mirror Recessed Handbrake Power Rack and Pinion Steering Silver Ceramic Coated Headers Iconic 427 cu in, 480 hp, 519 ft lbs torque

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-1204619
  • Price:$72,900
  • Location:Auburn Hills, Michigan
  • Year:1965
  • Make:Shelby
  • Model:Cobra
  • Exterior Color:Guardsman Blue Wimbledon White Stripes
  • Interior Color:Black
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:73
  • Stock Number:1006

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