1967 Shelby 427 Cobra VIN: CSX 3279 According to the Shelby American World Registry, CSX 3279 was billed to Shelby American on June 10, 1966, and is noted as being originally finished in Green acrylic paint with a black interior. It was then billed from Shelby to Ron's Ford Sales, of Bristol, Tennessee, for a total cost of $6,386.50. Geoff Howard, of Danbury, Connecticut, would become the Cobra's first known owner, after acquiring it in 1975 and restoring it from 1975 and 1976. It was at this time that the present 427-cubic inch, side-oiler engine with medium rise heads and dual quads was installed, replacing the original 428-cubic inch engine. This was a common practice for the Cobras that were initially outfitted with the 428-cubic inch powerplant at the time. The car was refinished in dark green acrylic, but retaining its original interior and Sunburst wheels. and following the completion of its restoration, it was offered for sale in early 1977 by Howard. The car's next owner would be Ken Brenneman, of Clerendon Hills, Illinois. CSX 3279 would see limited street usage by Brenneman, and it was well preserved in his custody. In 2000, it received a cosmetic and mechanical fresheni
This 2009 Shelby Cobra Replica (VSE) is in Tangerine Metallic with Black. Professionally built by suspension engineer and author of Chassis Engineering Herb Adams. Herb designed the monocoque chassis. His ability and knowledge to get the maximum out of a chassis design for cornering, weight distribution, Roll angel etc is second to none. The chassis is all aluminum. The front end (also aluminum) was cast in a foundry here locally. Finished in Lamborghini Tangerine Metallic. Paint is nice and consistent over the entire car. 427 cu in motor with 550 HP. Features include: - Rodeck 350 alluminum block. - Billet Crank by Scat Cranks (41/8" bore x 4" stroke) - Connecting rods - Track Lite by Manley. Ross custom pistons. - Compression ratio of 10.2 to 1 - Aluminum 210cc cylinder heads by Air Flow Reasearch - Solid Roller cams by Crower, Jesel Rocker Arm Shafts and Cam Drive kit - Jones Front Pulleys - 4 Weber 48 ida' Carbs - Intake Manifold by Pierce Manifolds Rare Tremec 6 Speed transmission. Front suspension is a 4 link design with Coil over Shocks. Rear suspension is a solid Axel by Winters. Gear ratio 4:11 California titled and SB 100 smog exemption, A unique car, contact us for furth
Here's your chance to own a well sorted and setup Cobra with less than 2000 miles on the clock! This Cobra features a Fiberglass body, 4-speed transmission, and includes a Certificate of Authenticity from Shelby American, Inc. This absolutely stunning Cobra is ready to be driven, raced, and shown at your favorite Concours or racing event!
(SOLD) Here's your chance to own a well sorted and setup Cobra with less than 2000 miles on the clock that includes all of the upgrades you'd want in a high performance race car! This Cobra re-creation has been the subject of a recent no-expense-spared restoration. This roadster features a 408/456hp Keith Craft Racing engine with alumicated headers, side exhaust, 4 barrel carbs, polished engine accessories full instrumentation, and a battery cutoff switch. In addition, the Cobra includes racing belts, electronic ignition, alloy wheels (with 3 eared knockoffs) and a set of Goodyear Tires. With great attention to detail, this absolutely stunning Cobra build is ready to be driven, raced, and shown at your favorite Concours or racing event!