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 Cobra RT3! Roush 427-SR V8 (510hp) TKO600 5-Speed Manual, Full Stereo

1965 Shelby Cobra Backdraft

VIN: MI0142A228C060917

Check out this absolutely gorgeous Backdraft Racing 1965 Shelby Cobra! This RT3 Cobra has only 2,918 Miles and it's sporting a beautiful Ruby Red Metallic Paint finish with Painted Racing Stripes, Tan Leather Interior, 18'' Knock-Off style Aluminum Wheels, Modern Headlights, Driver Roll Bar, along with Polished Stainless Steel Side Pipes! The previous owner of this Cobra liked to cruise it around and take it to car shows on beautiful days. Under the hood sits a Roush 427-SR V8 Crate Engine that's making 510 Horsepower! This powerplant is also equipped with Ceramic Coated Exhaust Headers, a Billet Serpentine Pulley Setup, and an MSD Billet Distributor. An Aluminum Radiator that's paired with an Electric Cooling Fan keeps this roadster 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 3.55:1 Gears and Limited Slip. Driving this Cobra is an absolute blast and you can stop nicely thanks to the 4-Wheel Power Disc Brakes.

The interior of this '65 Cobra is beautiful and it's in pristine condition! Take a look inside to see this roadster sporting a Push Button Start, Bucket Seating with 4-Point Cam-Locking Harnesses, Tan Leather Upholstery, Black Carpeting, Sabelt Suede Wrapped 3-Spoke Steering Wheel, Factory Gauges, Bluetooth Audio System, Floor Shifter, along with ample room in the Carpeted Trunk for all of your car show essentials! The undercarriage of this Cobra looks great like the rest of the car! Take a look underneath to see the nice condition of the Frame, Fuel Tank, Brakes all around, Rear End, Driveshaft, Tremec Transmission, Explosion-Resistant Bellhousing, Hydraulic Clutch, Engine Oil Pan, Manual Rack and Pinion Steering Components, along with the Front and Rear Independent Suspension.

This Backdraft Racing 1965 Shelby Cobra is a stunning ride that's ready for your local car show, cruise-in, or date night! Traveling along with this Backdraft is the roadster manual that's filled with details about the build. 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 2017. Titled as a 2017 Assembled.

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



Roush 427-SR V8 Crate Engine
- 510 Horsepower
- MSD Distributor

Tremec TKO600 5-Speed Manual Transmission

Front Suspension - Independent
Rear Suspension - Independent
BMW Independent Rear End
- Gear Ratio: 3.55:1
- Limited Slip

Front Wheels - 18”
Rear Wheels - 18”
Front Tires - 245/40R18
Rear Tires - 295/40R18

Front Brakes - Power Disc
Rear Brakes - Power Disc

Manual Rack and Pinion Steering

Side Exhaust
- Ceramic Coated Headers
- Stainless Steel Side pipes


- Paint is Gorgeous
- Stripes look Good
- Stainless Side Pipes
- Driver Side Chrome Roll Bar
- Doors and Trunk Operate Smooth
- Flip-Top Fuel Door


- Frame is Painted Nicely
- Explosion-Resistant Bellhousing
- Welds look Phenomenal
- Paint looks Good
- Manual Rack and Pinion Steering


- 4-Point Harnesses
- Stereo System
- Dash is Clean
- Carpet is Clean
- Gauge Faces are Clean
- Factory Dash Switches


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