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! Iconic 427 Crate V8 (480hp) Tremec 5-Speed Manual, Top & Tonneau

1965 Shelby Cobra Backdraft


Check out this absolutely gorgeous Backdraft Racing 1965 Shelby Cobra! This Cobra is sporting a beautiful Ruby Red Metallic Paint finish with Painted Racing Stripes, Tan Leather Interior, 18'' Knock - Off style Aluminum Wheels, Modern Headlights, Dual Roll Bars, 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 427 V8 Crate Engine that's making 480 Horsepower! This powerplant is also equipped with Edelbrock Performer RPM Intake, After Market Cylinder Heads, and an MSD Distributor. Power is put to the pavement through a Tremec T5 5 - Speed Manual Transmission and an Independent 8.8 Ford Rear End with 3.73:1 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 Back Draft sporting Bucket Seating with 4 - Point Sabelt Harnesses, Tan Leather Upholstery, Black Carpeting, 3 – Spoke Wood Steering Wheel, Gauges, and Floor Shifter! 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, Engine Oil Pan, 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!

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427 V8
- MSD Distributor
- Blaster SS Coil
- Edelbrock Performer RPM Intake
Engine # 427292T
After Market Cylinder Heads
- Edelbrock E - Street USA Heads
Single 4 Barrel Carburetor
Holley Carb
- 770 CFM
- Electric Choke

Tremec T5 5 Speed Manual Transmission
Transmission # 1352251 16431

Front Suspension – Independent
Rear Suspension – Independent
- Approx. 3.73:1 Ratio
- Limited Slip
Independent 8.8 Ford

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

Front Brakes – Power Disc
Rear Brakes – Power Disc

Side Pipes
Glasspack Style Mufflers


- Paint is Gorgeous
- Stripes look Great
- Dual Roll Bars
- Doors Operate Smoothly
- Cobra Style Fuel Fill


- Bracing is Solid
- After Market Pan
- Suspension in Great Condition
- Tie Downs
- Nose in Excellent Shape


- 4 Point Harness
- Carpet is Clean
- Dash in Excellent Condition
- Upholstery in Fabulous Condition
- Gauge Faces are Clean


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