For Sale: 1965 Shelby Cobra in York, Pennsylvania

$85,000 (OBO)

Vehicle Description

Featured on the front cover of Car Magazine in Nov 2001 as the epitome of how to professionally paint a 1965 AC Cobra with Ghost Flames! See article attached. Extreme Comfort with Adjustable Air Ride Suspension!!!! Never scrape the front end again due to speed bumps, steep driveways, etc. Allows owner to raise vehicle at the touch of a triple control panel to the desired height . Ideal for easily getting under the vehicle for inspection or maintenance as needed or for easy transport! No other cobra to date has this $15k optional custom luxury performance on demand suspension setup! Super-performance 302 Ford V8 Stroked to a 427 with a Competition Ford Camshaft with comp 1.7 Rocker Roller Arm Ratio. Performance radiator setup with triple racing cooling fans to prevent engine overheating in high traffic. All edelbrock high performance ford racing parts. Factory Professional Build (2001) (see attached article).  Performance Crate engine and high capacity racing Edelbrock carburetor installed at build. All new parts installed upon build (no donor parts). Top of the line of everything. No expense spared! Period correct body, engine, and components. All top of the line VDO gauges and BM shifter. Finished trunk with hidden latch as well as hidden door latches. Painted Racing Stripes and hood scoop. MSD ignition. High performance ceramic coated stainless steel headers with high polished stainless steel heat shields and cool wraps. Mud flaps to prevent unwanted stone chips. Brand new Tonneau cover. Official Cobra wind deflectors and tinted sun visors. Chrome roll bar. High Output top of the line stereo with additional amplifier installed! Bluetooth iphone interface sound system.  Car always garaged, adult owned and maintained, never abused. Race ready (Car is extremely light weight (1800 pounds) and extremely fast. Multiple first place trophy wins. Optional windshield defroster. Functional windshield wiper setup (not just for show). Convex roadster mirrors for maximum visibility.
Racing restraints for both passenger and driver. Finished/carpeted trunk, Custom logos, new Duracel battery. No gel coat manufacturer mold lines on the finish of the car. Entire car was sanded down professionally to ensure a smooth finish (see attached article pics for paint secrets applied to finish of car)! Not all cobras have this done. This separates the men from the boys fellas! . Ultra thin professional fiberglass paint application to prevent vibrational cracks in clear coat of car. All doors, hoods, and trunk fittings professionally designed and cut to prevent rubbing /collision with the body of the vehicle. Performance tires installed front and back for maximum traction and handling. Excellent condition with no issues whatsoever.
Dependable. Custom Beige leather seats and matching leather interior is so critical on the AC cobra Roadster in order to stay cool in Summer. Black carpeting to provide user forgiveness.  That's why this beige/black plush leather interior is ideal. This car is a must have and is as close to the million dollar original by Carol Shelby as possible. Originally custom designed by a Texas Millionaireonly to be auctioned off at 1000 miles through Barrett Jackson in 2007 to another well to do DuPont share holder. Finally, sold privately at 2200 miles to a Cobra Enthusiast in Pennsylvania in 2016!

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-804540
  • Price:$85,000 (OBO)
  • Location:York, Pennsylvania
  • Year:1965
  • Make:Shelby
  • Model:Cobra
  • Exterior Color:Metallic Red/Gold
  • Interior Color:TanLeather/BlackBase
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Engine Size:V-8
  • Odometer:3000
  • VIN:4kcdak1291f000345
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Aftermarket Wheels:Yes
  • Restoration History:Fully Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Seat Material:Leather
  • CD Player:Yes
  • AM/FM Radio:Yes
  • Bucket Seats:Yes
  • Tilt Wheel:Yes
  • Electronic Ignition:Yes
  • Bored:Yes
  • Stroked:Yes
  • Engine History:Original
  • Engine Condition:Running
  • Drive Train:Rear-wheel drive