1965 Shelby Cobra Backdraft

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Stock #
Engine Size
427 V8
Transmission Type
5 Speed Manual
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Stock #
Engine Size
427 V8
Transmission Type
5 Speed Manual


Backdraft! Roush 427R Crate V8 (550hp) TKO600 5-Speed, Carbon Dash, Blackout Pkg

1965 Shelby Cobra Backdraft


Check out this gorgeous Backdraft Racing 1965 Shelby Cobra! This Cobra was built for show and go and it's sporting a glossy Orange Metallic Paint finish (Lamborghini Color) with Painted Racing Stripes, Black Leather Interior, Removable Soft Top and Tonneau Cover, Black-Out Package, 18'' Knock-Off Style Wheels, Hood Scoop, Driver Roll Bar, along with Side Pipes! Under the hood sits a Roush 427R V8 Crate Engine with Roush Aluminum Cylinder Heads, an Edelbrock Intake Manifold, Polished Edelbrock Water Pump, Serpentine Setup, and a Holley 4-Barrel Carburetor sitting on top. An Aluminum Radiator that's paired with an Electric Cooling Fan keeps this Cobra running nice and cool. Power is put to the pavement through a Tremec TKO600 5-Speed Manual Transmission and a BMW Independent Rear End with approximately 3.73:1 Gears and Posi. This Cobra has plenty of Roush power on tap and it's sure to turn heads wherever you go! Turn corners with precision thanks to the equipped Rack and Pinion Steering and you can stop with ease with the 4-Wheel Power Disc Brakes.

The interior of this '65 Cobra is beautiful and it's in amazing condition! Take a look inside to see this roadster sporting Bucket Seating with 4-Point Cam-Locking Harnesses, Black Leather Upholstery with Diamond Contrast Stitching, Door Panel Pockets, Sparco 3-Spoke Steering Wheel, Carbon Fiber Dashboard, AutoMeter Carbon Fiber Gauges, Floor Shifter, along with ample room in the Carpeted Trunk for all of your car show essentials. The undercarriage of this Cobra looks amazing as well! Take a look underneath to see the wonderful condition of the Chassis, Fuel Tank, Fuel and Brake Lines, Brakes all around, Rear End, Tremec Transmission, Hydraulic Clutch, Explosion Resistant Bellhousing, Engine Oil Pan, Steering Components, along with the Front and Rear Independent Suspension.

This Backdraft Racing 1965 Shelby Cobra is truly a stunning ride that's ready for your local car show or cruise night! This roadster's Assembly Binder is also traveling along with car. Any collector or enthusiast would love to own this Cobra and it won't last long! Call us today before it's gone!

Built in 2016.

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



Roush 427R V8 Crate Engine
Aftermarket Dart Block
- PowerMaster Mini Starter
- Aftermarket T Sump Oil Pan
- Hyd Roller Camshaft (Dogbone Style)
- MSD "Pro - Billet" Distributor, "Blaster SS" Coil, and an MSD 6AL Ignition Box.
- Polished Edelbrock Water Pump
- Serpentine Belt
- PowerMaster Chrome 1-Wire Alternator
- Aluminum Core Radiator with A Thermostat Controlled Electric Fan
Roush Aluminum Cylinder Heads
- Beehive Valve Springs
- ARP Head Bolts
- Comp Roller Rockers (1.6 Ratio)
Holley 4150 4-Barrel Carburetor
- List #: 80799
- Downleg Boosters
- Vacuum Secondaries
- Electric Choke
- Edelbrock Vr Jr Single Plane Intake
- Mechanical Aftermarket Fuel Pump

Tremec TKO600 5-Speed Manual Transmission
Transmission # C - 2605865
- Tag: TCET5008 AF
- Tag Specified A .64 Overdrive TKO600
- 2014 Assembly Date
- Explosion-Resistant Bellhousing
- Hydraulic Clutch

Front Suspension - Independent
Rear Suspension - Independent
- Manual Rack and Pinion Steering
BMW Independent Rear End
- Posi
- Ratio: Approximately 3.73:1

Front Wheels - 18”
Rear Wheels - 18”
Front Tires - 245/40R18
Rear Tires - 295/40ZR18
Nitto Tires on All 4 Corners

Front Brakes - Power Disc
Rear Brakes - Power Disc

Side Pipes
- Glasspack Style


- Hood Fits Great
- Paint looks Good
- Black-Out Package
- Side Pipes look Great
- Windshield is in Good Condition
- Driver Side Roll Bar
- Race Style Fuel Door


- Gas Tank is in Good Condition
- Explosion-Resistant Bell Housing
- Frame is Solid
- Side Pipes are in Good Shape


- Carbon Fiber Dash
- Gauges are Clean
- Dash is Clean
- Diamond Stitched Interior
- Steering Wheel is in Great Shape


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