1965 Shelby Cobra Superformance

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Stock #
Engine Size
427ci Side-Oiler
Transmission Type
5 Speed Manual
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Stock #
Engine Size
427ci Side-Oiler
Transmission Type
5 Speed Manual


Superformance Cobra! Ford 427ci FE Side Oiler V8, Tremec 5-Speed, Factory Built

1965 Shelby Cobra Superformance

VIN: K1398AM1337

Check out this incredible Superformance 1965 Shelby Cobra! This Cobra is sporting a glossy Silver Exterior Paint finish with Painted Green Racing Stripes, Black Interior, 17'' Polished Aluminum Knock-Off Style Wheels, Removable Soft Top and Tonneau Cover, Ceramic Coated Side Pipes, Polished Bumperettes, and a Polished Driver Roll Bar! The previous owner of this roadster cruised it around town and took it to car shows when the weather was nice out. Under the hood sits a Ford 427ci FE Side Oiler V8 Engine with a Holley 750 CFM 4-Barrel Carburetor sitting on top! This powerplant looks gorgeous and it's also equipped with Edelbrock Performer Aluminum Cylinder Heads, an Edelbrock RPM Intake Manifold, Edelbrock Water Pump, Billet Aluminum Pulleys, along with a Halon Fire Suppression System in the engine bay! Power is sent to the rear tires through a Tremec 3550 HD 5-Speed Manual Transmission and a Ford 8.8'' Independent Rear End with 3.73:1 Gears and Limited Slip. This Cobra is a blast to drive and you can steer it with precision thanks to the Manual Rack and Pinion Steering. Power 4-Wheel Disc Brakes with Wilwood Calipers allow you to stop this '65 nicely.

The interior of this '65 Cobra is beautiful and it's in wonderful condition! Take a look inside to see this roadster sporting Black Leather Upholstered Bucket Seating with 2-Point Harnesses, Door Panel Pockets, Black Carpeting, Superformance Floor Mats, 3-Spoke Wood and Polished Aluminum Steering Wheel, Smiths Gauges with a Reverse Speedometer, Floor Shifter, Halon Fire Extinguisher, along with the Halon Reservoir Tank that's located in the Carpeted Trunk. The undercarriage of this Cobra looks incredible like the rest of the car! Take a look underneath to see the nice condition of the Chassis, Aluminum Fuel Tank, Fuel and Brake Lines, Brakes all around, Rear End, Tremec Transmission, Hydraulic Clutch, Explosion-Resistant Bellhousing, Engine Oil Pan, Steering Components, Front and Rear Independent Suspension with Tubular Upper and Lower Control Arms, Adjustable Coilover Shocks all around, and the Front and Rear Sway Bars.

This Superformance 1965 Shelby Cobra is absolutely ready for your local cruise or car show! Any collector or enthusiast would love to own this roadster and it won't last long! Call us today before its gone!

Titled as a 1965 Ford.

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



427ci FE Side Oiler V8 Engine
Engine # 1J17
- Engine Block Has The "Strength Ribs" On the Side
- Year of Block: 1971
- Flat Tappet Camshaft
- Edelbrock Water Pump
- Fully Functional Oil Cooler with Remote Mounted Oil Filter
- Ignition System:
•MSD Distributor
•MSD Blaster Coil
•MSD 6AL Ignition Box
•MSD Plug Wires
- Aviad Oil Pan
- Edelbrock Performer Aluminum Cylinder Heads
- Single Valve Springs with Dampers
- ARP Head Studs
- Aftermarket Shaft Mount Roller Rockers
Holley 4150 4-Barrel Carburetor
- List #: 80508 - 1 1908
- Vacuum Secondaries
- Electric Choke
- Straight Boosters
- CFM: 750
- Edelbrock Performer RPM Intake Manifold
- Mechanical Fuel Pump
- Stainless Fuel Tank with Braided Stainless Steel AN Lines and Fittings

Tremec 3550 5-Speed Manual Transmission
- It is an "HD" model
- .68 Overdrive Ratio
- 31 Spline Output Shaft
- Hydraulic Clutch
Transmission # Part #: TR3550 2 2600708
- Explosion Resistant Bellhousing

Front Suspension - Independent
Rear Suspension - Independent
- AVO Adjustable Coilover Shocks on All 4 Corners
- Manual Rack and Pinion Steering
- Superformance Standard Equipment Tubular Upper and Lower Control Arms on All 4 Corners
Ford 8.8'' Independent Rear End.
- Ratio: Approximately 3.73:1
- Limited Slip

Front Wheels - 17”
Rear Wheels - 17”
Front Tires - 275/40ZR17
Rear Tires - 315/35ZR17

Front Brakes - Power Disc
Rear Brakes - Power Disc
- Wilwood Calipers on All 4 Corners, Fed with Stainless Steel Flex Lines

Side Pipes
- Glasspack Style Mufflers


- Painted Green Racing Stripes
- Paint is Phenomenal
- Doors and Trunk Operate smoothly
- Ceramic Coated Side Pipes
- Driver Side Roller Bar
- Quick Fuel Gas Cap


- Gas Tank is Clean
- Aluminum looks Great
- Frame is Painted Nicely
- Explosion-Resistant Bellhousing


- Wood Steering Wheel
- Floor Mats
- Carpet is Clean
- Dash is in Great Shape
- Upholstery is Clean


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