1965 Shelby Cobra Backdraft

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Stock #
Engine Size
392 Stroker Ford V8
Transmission Type
5 Speed Manual
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Stock #
Engine Size
392 Stroker Ford V8
Transmission Type
5 Speed Manual


Backdraft Cobra! Ford Racing 392ci Crate V8 430hp, 5-Speed Manual, Factory Built

1965 Shelby Cobra Backdraft


Check out this beautiful Backdraft Racing 1965 Shelby Cobra! This Cobra is sporting a glossy Silver Paint finish with Painted Ghost Stripes, Black Leather Interior, 17'' Knock-Off Style Aluminum Wheels, Dual Roll Bars, Fender Heat Extractors, a Hood Scoop, and Polished Stainless Steel Side Pipes! The previous owner of this Cobra purchased it brand new and he liked to cruise it around town in his free time. Under the hood sits a Ford Racing 392ci Stroker V8 Crate Engine with SVO Aluminum Cylinder Heads, Ceramic Coated Exhaust Headers, an Aluminum Intake Manifold, Holley 770 CFM 4-Barrel Carburetor, Polished Alternator, Billet Pulleys, and an MSD Ignition System! Power is put to the pavement through a T5 5-Speed Manual Transmission and a BMW Independent Rear End with 3.45:1 Gears and an Open Differential. This Cobra is also equipped with Manual Rack and Pinion Steering, 4-Wheel Power Disc Brakes, and a Cabin Heater to keep you warm on those chilly days.

The interior of this '65 Cobra is gorgeous and it's in wonderful condition! Take a look inside to see this roadster sporting Bucket Seating with 4-Point Harnesses, Black Leather Upholstery, Black Carpeting, Door Panel Pockets, 3-Spoke Steering Wheel, VDO Gauges, Floor Shifter, along with ample room in the Carpeted Trunk. The undercarriage of this Cobra looks great like the rest of the car! Take a look underneath to see the nice condition of the Chassis, Stainless Steel Fuel Tank, Fuel and Brake Lines, Brakes all around, Rear End, Transmission with an Explosion-Resistant Bellhousing, Hydraulic Clutch, Engine Oil Pan, Steering Components, along with the Front and Rear Independent Suspension.

This Backdraft Racing 1965 Cobra is an incredible ride that was built for show and go! Traveling along with this roadster is the Assembly Binder, Wheel Installation/Removal Tools, 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!

Built in 2007. Titled as a 1965 Cobra.

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



Ford Racing 392ci Stroker V8 Crate Engine
Engine # F5ZM - 6010
- Year: 08/12/2005
- Block Cast April/2nd/2005
Serial # M - 6007 - D392E
SVO Aluminum Cylinder Heads
Holley 4150 4-Barrel Carburetor
- 770 CFM
- Carter Electric Fuel Pump
- Stainless Steel Fuel Tank

T5 5-Speed Manual Transmission
Transmission # M - 7003 - Z
Ford Crate Transmission:
• Heavy Duty "World Class" T5 with a Short Throw Shifter
• 300 Lb - Ft Torque Capacity
• Gear Ratios: 1st 2.95; 2nd 1.94; 3rd 1.34; 4th 1.00; 5th 0.63
• Double Moly 2nd Speed, 3rd Speed and Countershaft Cluster Gears
• Carbon Fiber 3 - 4 Blocker Rings
• Improved Synchronizers and Bearings
• 1 1/16" Diameter 10 Spline Input Shaft
• 28 Spline Output Shaft
• 7 Tooth Speedometer Drive Gear
• Cobra Style Pocket Bearing
• Steel Input Bearing Retainer
- Explosion-Resistant Bellhousing (SFI Rated)
- Hyd. Clutch

Front Suspension - Independent
Rear Suspension - Independent
- Suspension looks to be Standard Backdraft Equipment
BMW Independent Rear Axle
- Open Differential
- Gear Ratio: 3.45:1

Front Wheels - 17”
Rear Wheels -17”
Front Tires - 235/45ZR17
Rear Tires - 315/35ZR17

Front Brakes - Power Disc
Rear Brakes - Power Disc

Manual Rack and Pinion Steering

Interior Heater

Polished Stainless Steel Side Pipes
- Ceramic Coated Exhaust Headers
- Glasspack Style Mufflers


- Paint is Gorgeous
- Painted Ghost Stripes
- Chrome looks Good
- Driver and Passenger Side Roll Bars
- Cobra Style Fuel Door
- Doors and Trunk Operate Smoothly


- Stainless Gas Tank
- Frame is Solid
- Driveshaft is in Good Shape


- Upholstery is Clean
- Gauge Faces are in Good Condition
- Dash is Clean
- Carpet is Clean
- Adjustable Rearview Mirror


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