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Classic Car of the Day (12/25/2017) @ $47,500 for 1965 Shelby Cobra 1965 Shelby Cobra by Superforma

By Classic King | Tuesday, December 26, 2017 | Comments(0)

Tags: Classic of the day, Shelby

For Sale: 1965 Superformance MkIII 427S/C Cobra. Red with Yellow Rookie stripes (static vinyl - removeable). New York title. Under the hood: Keith Craft High Performance Ford 427 Stroker motor installed in February 2016. Engine features: Dart Block, 4340 Forged Steel Crank, Eagle I-Beam Rods, Mahle Pistongs, Comp Cams Camshaft, Ford Racing Hydraulic Lifters, AFR 205 heads, Edelbrok RPM Intake, Quick Fuel 780 Carb, balanced and blueprinted, dyno’d at 578hp / 583 Torque. Other features under the Hood: Stainless steel polished surge tank, black ceramic-coated side pipes, aluminum single-core hi-performance radiator with custom brass and stainless screen and 3 qt. Accusump accumulator system, all braided SS lines and dual electric fans with, oil cooler [with SS lines]. Hallon fire suppression system, Masserati air horns Geartrain: Tremec TKO 600 5-speed transmission, with 8.8" IRS [3.73:1-ratio], limited-slip differential Lakewood steel scattershield, RAM clutch also installed February 2016. Suspension particulars: heavy-duty swaybars front & rear, HHAL coil-over adjustable-ride-height shocks, Ford power-assisted and vented high-performance 4-wheel disc brakes. 15" powdercoated pin-drive Halibrand-style Trigo knockoff wheels with (<12 months old) BF Goodrich tires [245/60Rx15" front; 295/50Rx15" rear]. In the cockpit: Blackfaced Instruements with reverse-winding speedometer; Lucas toggle switches, Moto-Lita hardwood-rimmed steering wheel, Glovebox with Carroll Shelby Signature (certificate of authenticity included. Premium German black leather interior with wool carpeting, Custom SPF Cobra floormats. Original-style pedals, original-style/aircraft-style lock & latch seatbelts, with driver and passenger 5-point shoulder harness. There is another set of shoulder harnesses behind driver in case new owner prefers not to have the rollbar cross member mounted harness as pictured. 12 Volt accessory input under dash. Heater/defogger. Dual Raydyot mirrors. Also outfitted with: 17-gallon [64-liter] SS fuel tank with large externally mounted cannnister style filter, Chromed quickjacks, polished stainless spinners, halogen headlights, with SS rock guards, soft top, side curtains with windows, tonneau cover. Rear fender Spats have been on since day 1, and the paint behind them is absolutely perfect. There are some rock chips on the front cowl which is common for any regularly driven cobra. Custom chassis-mounted black rollbar. All fluids and filters updated, including hydraulic lines bled for brakes and clutch. Includes red soft car cover and 2015 edition owners manual from Superformance. This exceptionally powerful Cobra has logged 11,500 miles.

Sold at: 12/25/2017 19:35
Sold Price:$47,500
# of Bids:53
Location:Westport, Connecticut

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