1966 AC Shelby Cobra 427 SC recreation car inspired by CSX 3045. This award winning Cobra replica is built upon the rock solid Factory Five Racing MK4 platform with a lot of useful options like the 3 link rear suspension, Koni coil over racing shocks at all four corners. It has upgraded SS side pipes and twin Stainless roll bars for added safety. Equipped with the Vintage Air heater & defrost system and windshield wiper kit. Full Auto-Meter gauge package + fuel pressure gauge under the hood. This is a drivers car! Nimble handling with plenty of power from the high performance small block Ford. Engine has Trick Flow Track Heat GT 40 heads with roller rockers, E-303 cam engineered for FI performance and it has that nice loopy sound at idle, Edelbrock Air Gap performance intake with FiTech fuel injection (FiTech FI gives the engine the vintage look of a carburetor with cutting edge technology that learns as you drive and is fully programmable) it has an MSD billet ignition, performance alternator, BBK SS ceramic coated headers, oil filter relocation set up with Mishimoto oil cooler. The entire engine is custom painted in Blackout treatment and looks awesome. Power gets to the ground through a Tremec 5 speed manual with performance clutch and Ford Racing 8.8 rear end with Track-Loc 3.55 gears.
This Cobra has a awesome sound system too with Pioneer head unit, 6 JBL speakers, 2 high power amps and a custom Rockford Fosgate sub woofer, Bluetooth with remote. Other options include Simpson 5 point racing harnesses (in case you want to autocross, although this vehicle has never seen the track, adjustable drivers seat, authentic Shelby Cobra shifter, proper Shelby badges, both wood and leather steering wheels, custom Shelby Cobra premium car cover, carpeted trunk, hidden LED lighting for cockpit and trunk.
Custom paint in World Rally Blue with Confidential White Le Mans stripes buried in the DuPont clear coat. At first glance it looks like the traditional Guards blue with Wimbledon White stripes. As you get up close you can see it’s been kicked up a notch. You’ve got to see this paint in person to appreciate it. If you’re looking for a Cobra, here is your chance to own a classic component car that out performs the original at a fraction of the cost. And you won’t be afraid to drive it. You’ll be hard pressed to find a better one for the price.
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Professional and student automotive designers compete for a grand prize of $2,500
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