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 RT4! Roush 427R Crate V8 (550hp) Tremec TKX 5-Speed, PS, Low Miles

1965 Shelby Cobra Backdraft


Check out this gorgeous Backdraft Racing 1965 Shelby Cobra! This Cobra is an RT4 build and it only has 3,380 Miles on the odometer! The previous owner enjoyed cruising this roadster around town on beautiful days, turning heads every time! Take a look at the glossy Red Exterior Paint with White Racing Stripes, 18'' Knock-Off Style Wheels with Nitto NT555 G2 Tires, Scooped Hood, Fender Extractors, Driver Roll Bar, Quick-jack Bumpers, and the Ceramic Coated Side Pipes. Inside, this '65 is sporting a Black Interior with Red Stitching and Red Accent Stripes, a Push Button Start, Bucket Seating with Sabelt Cam-Locking 4-Point Harnesses, Wood and Polished Aluminum 3-Spoke Steering Wheel, Stock Dashboard Gauges, and ample storage space in the Carpeted Trunk.

Under the hood sits a Roush 427R V8 Crate Engine that comes equipped with an Edelbrock Super Victor Intake Manifold, Holley 880 CFM 4-Barrel Carburetor Carburetor, Polished Serpentine Pulley Setup, and an MSD Distributor! This powerplant is making 550 Horsepower and it's mated to a Tremec TKX 5-Speed Manual Transmission and a Ford 8.8'' Independent Rear End with Limited Slip and approximately 3.50:1 Gears. Cruise around corners with ease thanks to the Power Rack and Pinon Steering and stopping power is provided by 4-Wheel Power Disc Brakes. The underside of this Cobra looks brand new like the rest of the car! Take a look underneath to see the beautiful condition of the Frame, Floors, Fuel Tank, and the Independent Front and Rear Suspension.

This Backdraft Racing 1965 Shelby Cobra is a thrilling ride that's ready for your local car show or cruise! Traveling along with this roadster is also its assembly binder! 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 2021. Titled as a 2021 Cobra Replica.

Thank you for your interest in this New Arrival. Our team is in the process of inspecting and servicing this vehicle. Please allow roughly 4-6 weeks once you have paid in full to accept delivery. Please contact a member of our sales team for more information.

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



Roush 427R V8 Crate Engine
- Comp rockers (1.6 Ratio)
- Edelbrock Super Victor Intake
- MSD Distributor
- Serpentine Belt Setup
Engine # 427 1693
Stock Cylinder Heads
- Holley 80799 4-Barrel Carburetor
- 800 CFM
- Electric Choke

Tremec TKX 5-Speed Manual Transmission
- Transmission # TCET17765

Front Suspension - Independent
Rear Suspension - Independent
- Power Rack and Pinon Steering
Ford 8.8'' Independent Rear End
- Gear Ratio: Approximately 3.50:1
- Limited Slip

Front Wheels - 18”
Rear Wheels - 18”
- GT40 Style Wheels
Front Tires - 245/40ZR18
Rear Tires - 295/40ZR18
- Nitto NT555 G2 Tires

Front Brakes - Power Disc
Rear Brakes - Power Disc

Side Pipe Exhaust


- Paint is Gorgeous
- Stripes look Great
- Driver Side Roll Bar
- Cobra Style Fuel Fill


- Tie-Down Hooks
- Frame is Painted Nicely
- Nose is in Good Condition
- Wheel wells are Clean


- Wood Steering Wheel looks great
- Upholstery looks Great
- Carpet is Clean
- 4-Point Harnesses
- Gauges are in Good Condition


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