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FOR SALE: 1965 Shelby Cobra $99,900 USD
Plymouth, MI

Engine: 402ci V8


Interior Color:

Exterior Color:
Steel Blue Metallic

1965 Shelby Cobra Backdraft


Check out this gorgeous Backdraft Racing 1965 Shelby Cobra! This Cobra is the only Backdraft that\'s sporting a glossy Steel Blue Metallic Exterior Paint finish with Painted Racing Stripes, making it an extremely rare 1 of 1 car! The rare paint is protected in key areas with a Paint Protection Film, and \'65 is also equipped with 17\'\' Knock-Off Style Aluminum Wheels, Polished Driver and Passenger Roll Bars, Polished Bumpers, Ceramic Coated Side Pipes, and a Removable Tonneau Cover! Inside, this roadster is sporting Leather bucket seating with Sabelt 4-Point Cam-Locking Harnesses, Black Carpeting, a Polished Steering Wheel, VDO Gauges, Door Panel Pockets, Locking Glovebox, and a Polished Fire Extinguisher. There\'s also ample room in the Carpeted Trunk for all of your car show essentials. The previous owner of this \'65 enjoyed taking it to local car shows where it would always turn heads!

Under the hood sits a Roush 402SR V8 Engine that\'s making 515 Horsepower! This powerplant is is built with a Dart Engine Block, Roush Aluminum Cylinder Heads, an Edelbrock RPM Performer Intake Manifold, Holley 770 CFM Street Avenger 4-Barrel Carburetor, Weiand Water Pump, Cog Belt Drive Setup with Aluminum Pulleys, Ceramic Exhaust Headers, and an MSD Pro-Billet Distributor, Coil, and 6AL Box! Roush power is sent to the rear tires through a Tremec TKO500 5-Speed Manual Transmission and a BMW Independent Posi Rear End with 3.40:1 Gears! Driving this Cobra is nothing short of a blast and it\'s also equipped with Rack and Pinion Steering and 4-Wheel Power Disc Brakes! The underside of this Cobra looks beautiful as well! Take a look underneath to see the nice condition of the Frame, Aluminum Fuel Tank, Independent Front and Rear Suspension, Front and Rear Sway Bars, and Adjustable Coilovers all around!

This Backdraft Racing 1965 Shelby Cobra is a stunning ride that\'s sure to compliment any garage! Traveling along with this roadster is it\'s assembly binder, a car cover, and a spare set of keys. Any collector or enthusiast would love to own this rare Cobra and it won\'t last long! Call us today before it\'s gone!

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

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Roush 402SR V8 Engine
- Displacement: 402ci
- Hydraulic Roller Cam
- High Torque Starter
Dart Aftermarket Engine Block
- Wiseco Forged w/ Plasma Moly Rings & Lightweight Pins
- Dart Iron Eagle 4-Bolt Main Sportsman, 9.5 Deck Block
- Forged 4340 Steel (Internally Balanced) Crankshaft
- Forged 4340 Steel H-Beam Rods
Ignition System
- MSD Pro-Billet Distributor
- Roush Wires
- MSD Coil
- MSD 6AL Ignition Box
Front Dress:
- PowerMaster 1-Wire Alternator
- Cog Belt Drive
- Weiand Water Pump
Roush Aluminum Cylinder Heads
- Intake Runner Volume: 185 cc, Fully CNC Ported
- Combustion Chamber Volume: 61 cc
- Valve Sizes: 2.02 Intake 1.60 Exhaust
- ARP Head Bolts
- Scorpion Rockers (1.6 Ratio)
Holley 4160 Street Avenger Series 4-Barrel Carburetor
- 770 CFM
- Electric Choke
- Vacuum Secondaries
- Straight Boosters
- Edelbrock RPM Performer Intake Manifold

Tremec TKO500 5-Speed Manual Transmission
Transmission # TCET4615
- Case Cast In 2006
- Quick Time Bell Housing

Front Suspension - Independent
Rear Suspension - Independent
- Standard Equipment Backdraft Suspension with Adjustable Coilovers
BMW Independent Rear Axle
- Gear Ratio: 3.40:1
- Posi

Front Wheels - 17
Rear Wheels - 17
- Aluminum Knock-Off Style Wheels
Front Tires - 235/45ZR17
Rear Tires - 315/35ZR17
- All for Wheels are Wrapped in Nitto NT555 G2 Tires

Front Brakes - Power Disc
Rear Brakes - Power Disc
- BMW Brake Calipers

Rack and Pinion Steering

Ceramic Coated Side Pipe Exhaust
- Ceramic Coated Headers

- Uni


  • Price$99,900 USD
  • Odometer5638
  • Body Styleroadster
  • Stock #71CN1008

Price History

Original Price$99,900
Listed Price$99,900

Excluding price changes of less than $100.

About This Dealership:

15100 Keel St.
Plymouth, MI

Our company is continually growing because, like you, we are enthusiasts! We are a group of serious car junkies looking for ways to make the dream of owning a classic or muscle car possible for anyone interested. Our aim is to make buying or selling your dream car as simple as possible. Within the last 10 years Vanguard Motor Sales has become the Motor City's ultimate classic car, muscle car and street rod dealership. In the short time since July 2011, our brand new state-of-the-art showroom has become a destination for serious car guys from all over the world, hence the name "Vanguard" Motor Sales. Our indoor 30,000 square foot indoor facility houses over 100 cars. We are open to the public, so please come by and see what's going on! We are located 20 minutes away from Detroit Metro Airport, and would be happy to pick you up and drop you off if you fly in. New cars arrive daily, and our inventory is always changing.

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