For Sale: 1965 Shelby Cobra in O'Fallon, Illinois

Vehicle Description

Gateway Classic Cars of Atlanta is proud to present this 1965 Backdraft Shelby Cobra Replica. The Backdraft Cobra Replica has been extensively developed and refined over many years as a race proven, high performance sports car. With 60's styling and the use of a modern in independent suspension it provides the ultimate in styling and drivability. It offers lightning quick performance, sure-footed handling, compliant ride comfort and great braking ability in a well-rounded package that is unrivaled for quality. These Backdraft Replicas have some great standard features such as: Leather Bucket Seats, Premium Carpet, Base Coat Clear Coat Paint, Aluminum Radiator, Hydraulic Clutch and more! This Cobra Replica is painted Titanium Silver and has a black stripe. This Cobra Replica is believed to be #52 built by backdraft in 2003 in South Africa and was sold in the United States. This vehicle weighs around 2200lbs. Powering this Cobra Replica is a 351 Windsor backed by a Tremec 3550 5-Speed Manual Transmission. The Engine was done at Specialties Machining in Pompano Beach Florida and features a Holley 750 Double Pumper Carburetor, Edelbrock Manifold, Forged Pistons, Comp Cams and Edelbrock Performer RPM Cylinder Heads. According to the owner, this engine makes around 385 Horsepower with a 7,000 RPM Redline. This Shelby Cobra Replica has been fitted with a BMW Rear End with 3.42:1 Final Drive Ratio. The cockpit of the car is done in Black with dual bucket seats. The Black carpeting is edged with Black piping. You will find that the Backdraft version of these cars provides a more spacious cockpit which makes it a much more comfortable vehicle to drive. The dash is topped with VDO gauges and all the controls. 4-point racing harnesses, and a woodgrain steering wheel.

Vehicle Details

  • 1965 Shelby Cobra
  • Listing ID: CC-1609971
  • Price: $76,000
  • Location:O'Fallon, Illinois
  • Year:1965
  • Make:Shelby
  • Model:Cobra
  • Exterior Color:Silver
  • Interior Color:Black
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:37669
  • Stock Number:ATL2070
  • VIN:GCCATL2070
Listed By:
Gateway Classic Cars
1237 Central Park Dr
O'Fallon, IL 62269

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