1965 SHELBY COBRA 4000 ROADSTER - 181078 Sold* at Scottsdale 2015 - Lot #1139 1965 SHELBY COBRA 4000 ROADSTER https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/181078/181078_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1139

1965 SHELBY COBRA 4000 ROADSTER

Auction Scottsdale 2015
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1139
Year 1965
Make SHELBY
Model COBRA 4000
Style ROADSTER
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN CSX4031
Exterior Color GUARDSMAN BLUE
Interior Color BLACK
Cylinders
Engine Size 428
Transmission 4-SPEED MANUAL
Description

Lot #1139 - Commissioned by Caroll Shelby, the CSX 4000 Continuation Series was everything the legendary 427 cobras are and more. Built on the same line as CSX 3031 which was among the very few that was finished to Semi-Competition S/C specifications and is finished in Guardsman Blue along with white side pipe exhaust. Built at Shelby American Las Vegas, super early car, the 21st cobra sold to the public. Rolling chassis completed April 23, 1997, 428 SCJ engine built by noted engine builder, Stan Johnson of Ford Power Train Pupallup, WA. Fully balanced rotating assembly with resized LeMans rods. Aluminum Cobra Jet heads by Bliss. Blue Thunder aluminum intake with correct Holly 780 carburetor with Turkey Baster, 4-speed top loader transmission with 3.54 DANA rear end. Correct Lucas wiring and lights, Galaxie reversed shifter and black leather interior. Trigo chrome knock-off wheels, chrome quick jacks and roll bar, remote filter, correct 15" Shelby steering wheel, fiberglass body with aluminum dress up kit, including fender wells and trunk. This Cobra was featured in two X-Box 360 Games, Project Gotham Racing 4 and Forza Motorsports 3. Two owner car with all documentation and receipts. Original copy MSO signed by Carroll Shelby. Great attention to detail, in the new Cobra Registry. Dash signed by Peter Brock and Allen Grant. **TITLED AS A 1997 RSHLB**
Events