Look no further, this car sits like an Indy racer and sounds just as sweet with it's open header, chrome, side pipe, exhaust. This is the one, a very close replication to the original. This is a 1966 Shelby Cobra. It is one of the first replicas to hit the market. It has been closely replicated to the original for frame and suspension. Jaguar independent rear suspension with Dana 44 center. Front torsion bar suspension. Factory replica magnesium knock off wheels. Engine 428 FE bored .030 balance & blueprinted, factory crank, polished rods, forged pistons, custom Snyder roller solid ground cam, Edelbrock aluminum heads, roller shaft rockers, hardened push rods. Ford motor sports aluminum intake. Tremec TKO 5 speed custom short shaft ford coarse spline. HD clutch and Bog & Beck pressure plate. Lakewood scatter shield. New custom drive shaft. The custom built frame and suspension supports the torque and horsepower of the 428cid V8 engine with roller shaft rockers, fueled by a fast self learn 980 cfm fuel injection bolted to the 5spd manual transmission and propelled by a Dana differential. This beautiful blue beast rolls on replica magnesium knock off wheels with 255/50R16 BFG's on the front and 315/45R16 Mickey Thompson's on the rear. The 5 speed transmission and floor shifter make this vehicle feel like the sport/muscle car it's reputation calls for. The bright blue finish paired with the black SPARCO interior and the over the top white stripes finish off your sports car driving profile. If you are showing, cruising or just collecting, this car leaves nothing to be desired. The excellent condition shown by its bottom to top and inside out replication of the original AC Shelby Cobra and its lower than market price, for a vehicle of this caliber, makes it a perfect choice for getting into the classic car market either as an investment opportunity, a weekend driver or a competition street racer. If you've wanted a beautifully built and sporty super stylish car with all the muscle and guts it was born with and at an affordable price this is the one! Don't wait. Mileage stated in listing is the odometer reading only not to be interpreted as certified miles. Contact Grant our sales manager for further assistance, phone 712-332-8029 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
This is the first featured vehicle in a 30-day Countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s 47th annual Scottsdale auction.
The little red roadster started with a thunderous blast, a full-throated roar from its fat side pipes that seemed to thicken the air