Lot #1394 - This one owner 1964 Shelby Cobra by Unique Motorcars was a no expense spared build for a demanding client who wanted to pay homage to the famous FIA/SCCA small block race cars. From the Shelby team Portofino Blue paint and Dan Gurney Targa Florio race graphics to the Halibrand knock-off wheels, reproduction Goodyear racing tires, Monza fuel filler, quick jacks racing style mirrors and under-body side exhaust, the look is incredibly well executed. Under the hood is a pro built 402cid stroker small block V8, fully balanced and featuring the best of everything, including Keith Black Hypereutectic pistons, Clevite 77 high performance bearings, competition crank, AFR aluminum heads, Manley valves, hydraulic lifters and roller rockers, Weiand Stealth aluminum intake, 750cfm Holley carburetor, 4-core aluminum radiator, aluminum Cobra valve covers, Mallory ignition, high-volume fuel pump, high-volume oil pump, oil cooler, 8-quart racing oil pan and jet coated custom stainless headers. The engine is backed by a Tremec 5-speed manual transmission driving a limited slip differential in the Jag independent rear suspension. Adjustable coil over shocks and rack & pinion steering further aid in delivering the better than authentic handling and feel. Additionally notable features include authentic bucket seats with leather upholstery, Stewart Warner instruments, Moto Lita steering wheel, AC pedals, racing safety harnesses, quick release fire extinguisher, full cockpit tonneau cover, plus removable softtop and side curtains. Included with the car are complete build records, engine specs and maintenance records.