For Sale: 1965 Shelby Cobra in Plymouth, Michigan

Vehicle Description

1965 Shelby Cobra Backdraft


Check out this gorgeous Backdraft Racing 1965 Shelby Cobra! This Cobra has only 5,655 miles and it still looks new inside and out! The previous owner loved cruising this roadster around town on nice days, turning heads every time! Take a look at the Speedway Blue Exterior Paint with Painted White Racing Stripes, 17'' Chrome Knock-Off Style Wheels, Polished Driver Roll Bar, Hood Scoop and Fender Heat Extractors, Custom Headlights, Quick-Jack Racing Bumpers, and the Stainless Steel Side Pipes! Inside, this Cobra is sporting Bucket Seating with Black Leather Upholstery, 4-Point Racing Harnesses, Black Carpeting, Wood and Polished Aluminum 3-Point Steering Wheel, VDO Dashboard Gauges, Door Panel Side Pockets, a Polished Floor Shifter, and a nicely Carpeted Trunk!

Under the hood sits a Craft Performance 410ci Stroker V8 Crate Engine that's making 540 Horsepower! This powerplant is fitted with Brodix Aluminum Cylinder Heads, Ceramic Coated Exhaust Headers, an Edelbrock Performer RPM Intake Manifold, Quick Fuel 4-Barrel Carburetor, Billet Aluminum Pulleys, and an MSD Pro-Billet Distributor, Coil, and 6AL Ignition Box! An Aluminum Radiator paired with a Electric Cooling Fan keeps this Cobra running nice and cool. Power is sent to the rear tires through a Tremec TKO600 5-Speed Manual Transmission and a BMW Independent Rear End with approximately 3.46:1 Gears and Posi! This Cobra drives wonderfully and there's plenty of power on tap! 4-Wheel Power Disc Brakes allow you to stop this '65 with ease and you can turn corners with precision thanks to the Manual Rack and Pinion Steering! The undercarriage of this Cobra is in terrific condition like the rest of the car! Take a look underneath to see the beautiful condition of the Frame, Floors, Polished Aluminum Fuel Tank, Fuel and Brake Lines, and the Front and Rear Independent Suspension!

This Backdraft Racing 1965 Shelby Cobra is a stunning ride that's ready for your local car show or cruise night! Traveling along with this roadster is its Assembly Manual, Craft Performance Documentation, and a collection of Receipts and Manuals. Any collector or enthusiast would love to own Cobra and it won't last long. Call us today before it's gone!

Built in 2008. Titled as a 1965 Shelby.

Call us today and let VMS park your dream in your driveway! 248-974-9513

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Craft Performance (Formerly Known as Keith Craft Racing) 410ci Stroker V8 Crate Engine
- Engine # F0AE - 6015 - AA
- Casting Date: 2L3 (Dec/3rd/1992)
- Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft
- Billet V-Belt Pulleys
- Electric Engine Fan
- MSD Pro-Billet Distributor
- MSD Blaster 2 Coil
- MSD 6AL Ignition Box
Brodix Aluminum Cylinder Heads
- Scorpion Aluminum Rocker Arms (Full 1.6 Ratio Roller)
- ARP Head Bolts
- Brodix Pushrod Guide Plates
- Hardened Pushrods
Quickfuel 4-Barrel Carburetor
- Downleg Boosters
- Electric Choke
- Vacuum Secondaries
- Billet Metering Blocks
- Screw-In Air Bleeds
- Edelbrock Performer RPM Intake Manifold

Tremec TKO600 5-Speed Manual
Transmission # C - 2605865
- Tag: TR3550 - 9 FJ26 TCET4617 AC 0087
- Assembly Date: 3/12/2008
- .82 Overdrive Ratio
- Hydraulic Clutch Slave Cylinder

Front Suspension - Independent
Rear Suspension - Independent
BMW Independent Rear End
- Ratio: Approximately 3.46:1
- Posi

Front Wheels - 17"
Rear Wheels - 17"
Front Tires - 235/45ZR17
Rear Tires - 315/35ZR17

Front Brakes - Power Disc
Rear Brakes - Power Disc

Manual Rack and Pinion Steering

Sipe Pipe Exhaust
- Ceramic Coated Headers

- Paint is Gorgeous
- Stripes look Great
- Nose is in Good Condition
- Late Model Headlights
- Chrome looks Amazing
- Stainless is in Good Shape
- Doors and Trunk Operate Smoothly
- Driver Side Roll Bar

- 4-Point Harnesses
- Wood Steering Wheel
- Carpet is Clean
- Dash is Clean
- Gauges Faces are in Good Condition

- Gas Tank looks Great
- Welds look Good
- Frame is Painted Nicely
- Chrome looks Great

Don't miss out! Call Tom 7 days a week! 248-974-9513

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Vehicle Details

  • 1965 Shelby Cobra
  • Listing ID:CC-1553702
  • Price:$99,900
  • Location:Plymouth, Michigan
  • Year:1965
  • Make:Shelby
  • Model:Cobra
  • Exterior Color:Speedway Blue
  • Interior Color:Black
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:565
  • Stock Number:V81CN1066

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Vanguard Motor Sales
15100 Keel St
Plymouth, MI 48170
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