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! Ford 427ci V8 Crate Engine, Tremec 5-Speed Manual, PB, PS, Disc

1965 Shelby Cobra Backdraft


Check out this gorgeous 1965 Shelby Cobra from Backdraft Racing! This Cobra is sporting a glossy Blue Paint Finish, Painted White Stripes, Black Leather Interior, Polished Knock-Off Style Wheels, Polished Roll Bar, Hood Scoop, Ceramic Coated Side Pipes, and Polished Components all around! Under the hood sits a Ford 427ci V8 Crate Engine that's mated to a Tremec T5 5-Speed Manual Transmission. Power is put to the pavement through a BMW Independent Rear End with Limited Slip. This '65 Cobra is a blast to drive and there's plenty of power on tap too! Cruise around town or down to your local car show with ease thanks to the Power Rack and Pinion Steering and Power Disc Brakes on all four corners of this Cobra!

The interior of this '65 Cobra looks great! Take a look inside to see this roadster sporting Bucket Seating with Black Leather Upholstery, 4-Point Harnesses, Black Carpeting, Wood Wrapped Polished Steering Wheel, Floor Shifter, beautiful Gauges, Fire Extinguisher, Floor Mats, and a nicely finished trunk! The underside of this Cobra also looks great! You want to place a set of mirrors underneath this '65 at your local car show to display the beautiful condition of the Frame, Floors, Fuel Tank, Fuel and Brake Lines, Disc Brakes all around, BMW Independent Suspension, Rack and Pinon Power Steering, Electric Engine Cooling Fan, Ceramic Coated Exhaust Headers, along with the Ceramic Coated Side Pipes as well!

This Backdraft Racing 1965 Shelby Cobra is an all around great car! Traveling along with this '65 is a Backdraft Build Binder, Build Receipts, Vehicle Specifications Sheet, and an Engine and Transmission Assembly Manual. Any collector or enthusiast would love to own this Cobra so call us today before it's gone!

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



Ford 427ci V8 Crate Engine
Engine Number: M - 6010 - BOSS351 9.5
- Ford Crate Engine tag:
• Date: 01/18/2016
• Part Number: M - 6007 - Z427FFT
• Serial #: S00S696918
427 Cubic Inches (4.125" Bore X 4.00" Stroke)
535 hp @ 5600 rpm (STP), 505 hp @5600 rpm SAE
545 lb-ft @ 4500 rpm (STP), 520 lb-ft @ 4500 rpm (SAE)
10.4:1 Compression Ratio (Nominal)
Forged Mahle Pistons
SCAT Forged Steel H - Beam Connecting Rods
Hydraulic Roller Camshaft
Intake Duration 294 @ .006" Lift 242 @ .050" Intake
Exhaust Duration 300 @ .006" Lift 248 @ .050" Exhaust
Valve Lift Intake .576"
Valve Lift Exhaust .600"
Double Roller Timing Chain M - 6268 - B302
SCAT Forged Steel Crankshaft
Ford Racing 4-Bolt Main Boss 351 Block M - 6010 - BOSS35195
High-Performance Oil Pan
Front Sump Oil Pan
Ford Racing Aluminum "Z" Cylinder Heads M - 6049 - Z304DA with 2.02" Intake Valves and 1.60" Exhaust Valves
Roller Rocker Arms (1.65:1 ratio) M - 6564 - F351
New Block, Oil and Water Pumps, Performance Oil Pan, and High Performance Harmonic Balancer
Ford Performance Aluminum Heads

Holley 4150 4 Barrel Carburetor
- List #: 83670 - 2 0076
- CFM: 760
- Straight Boosters
- Mechanical Secondaries
- Electric Choke

Tremec T5 5-Speed Manual Transmission
Transmission # 1352 – 065 – 922
- Tag Info: 1352 - 249N J0351 M – 7003 - Z 28813

Front Suspension - Independent
Rear Suspension - Independent
BMW Independent Rear Axle
- Ratio: Approximately 3.73:1
- Limited Slip

Front Wheels - 18”
Rear Wheels - 18”
Front Tires - 245/40ZR18
Rear Tires - 295/40ZR18

Front Brakes - Power Disc
Rear Brakes - Power Disc
Power Steering
- Rack and Pinion

Side Pipes
- Glasspack Style
- Ceramic Coated


- Chrome looks Great
- Paint in Good Condition
- Doors and Trunk Operate Nicely
- Driver Side Roll Bar
- Cobra Fuel Fill


- Gas Tank looks New
- Frame Painted Nicely


- Wood Steering Wheel
- Lap and Shoulder Belts
- Seats look Great
- Carpet is Clean
- Fire Extinguisher
- Gauges are Clean


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