1965 Shelby Cobra Superformance

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Stock #
Engine Size
501 CI 460 Base Stroker
Transmission Type
5 Speed Manual
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Stock #
Engine Size
501 CI 460 Base Stroker
Transmission Type
5 Speed Manual


Superformance Cobra! Ford 501ci Stroker V8, Tremec 5-Speed Manual, Factory Built

1965 Shelby Cobra Superformance

VIN: AC9CSLK1397AM1226

Check out this beautiful Superformance 1965 Shelby Cobra! This Cobra is sporting glossy Black Paint finish, Painted White Racing Stripes, Black Interior, 15'' Knock-Off Style Aluminum Wheels, Driver Roll Bar, Hood Scoop, Ceramic Coated Side Pipes, along with Polished Components all around! The previous owner of this '65 only drove it on the weekends when the weather was nice! This Cobra also has a Removable Soft Top and a Removable Tonneau Cover as well! Under the hood sits a Ford 501ci Stroker V8 Engine with Edelbrock Performer RPM Aluminum Cylinder Heads, an Edelbrock Air Gap Intake Manifold, and 4-Barrel Carburetor sitting on top! Power is sent to the rear wheels through a Tremec 3550 5-Speed Manual Transmission and a Ford 8.8'' Independent Rear End with 3.73:1 Gears and Posi! This Cobra drives amazing and it has plenty of Ford power on tap! Power Disc Brakes on all four corners allow you to stop with Cobra with ease!

The interior of this '65 Cobra looks amazing and it's in wonderful condition! Take a look inside to see this roadster sporting Bucket Seating with Simpson 4-Point Harnesses, Black Upholstery throughout, Black Carpeting, 3-Spoke Wood and Polished Aluminum Steering Wheel, Smiths Dashboard Gauges, Floor Shifter, along with plenty of room in the Carpeted Trunk for all of your car show essentials! The undercarriage of this Cobra also looks amazing! Take a look underneath to see the nice condition of the Chassis, Floorboards, Fuel Tank, Fuel and Brake Lines, Brakes all around, Rear End, Driveshaft, Tremec Transmission, Explosion-Resistant Bellhousing, Hydraulic Clutch, Engine Oil Pan, Steering Components, along with the Independent Suspension Front and Rear with Tubular Control Arms and Coilover Shocks!

This Superformance 1965 Shelby Cobra is a gorgeous ride that's sure to turn heads wherever you go! Traveling along with this roadster is Owner's Manual, Statement of Origin, Dyno Sheets, Component Manuals, and a set of Spare Keys! Any collector or enthusiast would love to own this Cobra and it won't last long! Call us today before it's gone!

Titled as a 1965 Ford.

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



Ford 501ci Stroker V8 Engine
- 460ci Base
Engine # C#AE – AB
- Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft (Edelbrock, Specs in Paperwork)
- Eagle Rotating Assembly
- SRP Pistons
- Aftermarket Distributor with an MSD 6AL Ignition Box and a Blaster 2 Coil
- Aluminum Billet V-Belt Pulleys
- Radiator and Fan Setup is the Standard Superformance Setup
Edelbrock RPM Performer Aluminum Cylinder Heads
- Ford Performance Aluminum Rocker Arms (1.73 Ratio)
- Hardened Pushrods
- Dual Valve Springs
- ARP Head Bolts
- 7/16 Screw in Rocker Studs
Edelbrock Air Gap Intake Manifold

Single 4-Barrel Carburetor
- Carb #: 8508334
- Downleg Boosters
- No Choke Main Body
- Mechanical Secondaries
- Screw in Air Bleeds
- Probably 850 CFM

Tremec 3550 5-Speed Manual Transmission
- "HD"
Transmission # C - 2605865
- Hydraulic Clutch
- Year: 2007 or 1997
- Tag: TR3550 2 ALJEH 1 3 2600708 0052
- Explosion-Resistant Bellhousing

Front Suspension - Independent
Rear Suspension - Independent
Ford 8.8'' Independent Rear End
- Gear Ratio: 3.73:1
- Posi

Front Wheels - 15”
Rear Wheels - 15”
Front Tires - 245/60R15
Rear Tires - 295/50R15

Front Brakes - Power Disc
Rear Brakes - Power Disc

Side Pipes
- Glasspack Style Mufflers


- Paint looks Great
- Ceramic Coated Side Pipes
- Driver Side Chrome Roll Bar
- Chrome looks Amazing
- Doors and Trunk Operate Smoothly


- Gas Tank is Coated Nicely
- Frame is in Solid Condition
- Explosion-Resistant Bell Housing


- 4-Point Harnesses
- Wood Steering Wheel
- Gauge Faces are Clean
- Seats are in Good Condition


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