1965 Shelby Cobra 427 S/C MKIII by Superformance 5 Speed Manual 402ci Stroker V

1965 Shelby Cobra 427 S/C MKIII by Superformance

Condition: Used
Make: Shelby
Model: Cobra
SubModel: 427 S/C MKIII by Superformance
Type: --
Trim: 427 S/C MKIII by Superformance
Year: 1965
Mileage: 4600
Color: Blue
Engine: 402ci Stroker V8
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Manual
Drive type: --
Interior color: Black
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

Description for Shelby Cobra 1965

One of the finest Shelby Cobra replicas built! Superformance chassis #1493 with 402ci stroker V8, 5-speed Tremec, big Goodyear Eagle white letter tires, chrome roll bar, polished quick jacks, glove box, ceramic pipes, and more! Loaded with all the options and just 4,600 miles on the odometer!
The Ford Cobra Roadster is often referred to as the most replicated cars in the world! With a strong pedigree with Carroll Shelby's performance touches, shapely body lines, and tons of American power on reserve, these cars fill the dreams of many car enthusiasts as the one they aspire to be behind the wheel of someday!!
With this same genuine passion in mind, Superformance went to work creating an exacting replica to meet the expectations of Carroll Shelby himself. Their Mark III edition Cobra was introduced with perfect aesthetic appeal as well as original factory dimensions to immediately become endorsed and the only officially licensed Cobra replica by Carroll Shelby Licensing Inc. They are considered to be the best available! These factory produced chassis' and hand-laminated fiberglass bodies are built professionally with the best of quality materials! Features include a TIG welded ladder chassis with chrome roll bar welded to the frame, fully independent 4-wheel suspension, power 4-wheel Wilwood ventilated disc brakes, adjustable coil-over shocks, reinforced fiberglass shell with 2-stage urethane paint application process for ultra smooth finish, correct Smiths gauges with reverse 180mph speedometer, correct style pedals and shift handle, and 15" Halibrand style knock-off wheels just to name a few!
We are very pleased to offer this 1965 Superformance Mark III Cobra specially finished in classic Royal Blue Metallic with White Lemans stripes and Black Leather appointed interior! It is it further accented with aluminum rivets on the hood scoop and hood surround! Power comes from a completely balanced Ford 351 Windsor 4-bolt main V8 block stroked to 402ci and produces 515 horsepower at 6000rpm, and 500 ft lbs of torque at 4700rpm! It is mated to a Tremec 5-speed manual transmission and a limited-slip 3.45 ZF rear differential! Special performance enhancements include AFR aluminum heads, hydraulic lifters, forged aluminum pistons, Roush high performance roller cam & rockers, MSD ignition, Holley Street Avenger 750cfm performance double pumper carburetor with electric choke, splash pan, single plane Edelbrock aluminum intake, ceramic-coated headers & side exhaust pipes, high volume 8-quart oil pan, in-line oil filter & auxiliary cooler, dual thermostatically controlled electric cooling fans, and high performance single core aluminum radiator with high volume aluminum water pump! It provides an excellent power curve, super smooth acceleration, and superb exhaust note from the traditional black coated side pipes!!
Other options include polished quick jack bumperettes, complete fitted cloth soft top, frame, & side curtains (storage bags included), cabin tonneau cover, large letter Goodyear Eagle Sport Car Special tires, Bilstein shocks, fully carpeted interior & trunk, heater & defrost, Talbot-style rearview mirror, tinted sun visors, clear wind wings, 12-volt auxiliary port, racing fuel cap, A.J.S. 4-point racing harnesses, lockable glove box, and Moto-Lita wooden steering wheel! This beautiful Cobra has traveled only 4,600 miles since its completion in 2003, and is titled as such. It bares chassis #1493 and has had only two caring owners since new! Please call with any questions or to schedule an opportunity to see this gorgeous Superformance Cobra 427 S/C MkIII Roadster in person!