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! Iconic 427ci V8, Tremec 5-Speed Manual, Blackout Pkg, Low Miles

1965 Shelby Cobra Backdraft


Check out this gorgeous Backdraft Racing 1965 Shelby Cobra! This Cobra has only 811 Original Miles and it's sporting a glossy Ruby Red Paint finish, Painted Black Magic Stripes, Black Leather Interior, 18'' Knock-Off Wheels, Black Coated Side Pipes, along with the full Blackout Package! This Cobra was fully built in 2018 and it's pristine condition is a testament to the high level of care that this roadster has received since new. Under the hood sits an Iconic 427ci V8 Crate Engine that's mated to a Tremec T5 5-Speed Manual Transmission. The engine bay of this Cobra is sure to turn heads thanks to the equipped Aluminum Cylinder Heads, Color Matched Valve Covers and Air Cleaner, Aluminum Intake Manifold, Holley 4-Barrel Carburetor, Serpentine Setup with Billet Pulleys, MSD Distributor, Black Coated Coolant Tank, Aluminum Radiator, Electric Cooling Fan, along with the Black Coated Exhaust Headers as well! Power is sent to the rear tires through a BMW Independent Rear End with Posi. This Cobra is absolutely a blast to drive and there's plenty of power on tap too! Cruise this roadster around town with ease thanks to the Rack and Pinion Steering and Power Disc Brakes on all 4 corners.

The interior of this '65 Cobra looks great and it's in amazing condition! Take a look inside to see this roadster sporting Bucket Seating, 4-Point Harnesses, Black Leather Upholstery throughout, Black Carpeting, Alcantara Steering Wheel, Floor Shifter, beautiful Gauges, Floor Mats, along with the nicely finished trunk! The underside of this Cobra also looks amazing like the rest of the vehicle! Take a look underneath to see the beautiful condition of the Frame, Removable Crossmember, Floors, Fuel Tank, Fuel and Brake Lines, Disc Brakes all around, Independent Rear End, Tremec Transmission, Explosion Proof Bellhousing, Engine Oil Pan, Rack and Pinion Steering, Independent Front Suspension, Independent Rear Suspension, Front and Rear Sway Bars, along with the Black Coated Exhaust Headers as well!

This Backdraft Racing 1965 Shelby Cobra is truly a stunning ride inside and out. Traveling along with this roadster is the Build Binder and Backdraft Specification Sheet. Any collector or enthusiast would love to own this Cobra so call us today before it's gone!

Built in 2018

Titled as 1965 Shelby

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Iconic 427ci V8 Crate Engine
- Dart Block
Serial #427164T
Edelbrock E - Street UAS Aluminum Cylinder Heads

Holley 4150 4 Barrel Carburetor
- Straight Boosters
- Vacuum Secondaries
- Electric Choke
- List #: 83770 - 3 2827
- CFM: 770

5 Speed Manual Tremec T5 Transmission
Transmission # 1352 – 065 – 922
- Tag: 1352 251 14925
- Casting Year: 2016

Front Suspension – Independent
Rear Suspension – Independent
BMW Independent Rear Axle
- Ratio: 3.60:1
- Open Differential

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

Front Brakes – Power Disc
Rear Brakes – Power Disc

Side Pipe Exhaust


- Paint looks Great
- Black Stripes
- Nose looks Good
- Doors and Trunk Operate Smoothly
- Blacked Outside Pipes
- Driver Side Roll Bar
- Shelby Style Fuel Fill


- Frame is Solid
- Explosion Proof Bell Housing


- Upholstery is Amazing
- 4 Point Harness Seat Belts
- Dash in Good Condition
- Carpet is Clean
- Steering Wheel looks Good


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