1965 SHELBY COBRA CSX 6000 ROADSTER - 117831Sold* at Scottsdale 2012 - Lot #727 1965 SHELBY COBRA CSX 6000 ROADSTER//cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/117831/117831_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1965 SHELBY COBRA CSX 6000 ROADSTER
COBRA CSX 6000
*Includes Buyer Commission
Lot #727 - Shelby American in Las Vegas, Nevada has been manufacturing continuation Shelby cobras with 4000 and 6000 chassis numbers since 1995. Not to be confused with cobra replicas, these are genuine Shelby Cobras, authenticated by Shelby American, Inc. with proper CSX numbers and a Statement of Manufacturer's of Origin (MSO), signed by Carroll Shelby himself, only a small number are built each year and every car is included in the official Shelby Registry; thereby placing itself in a long line of automotive tradition. While true to the original cars in the 1960's, improvements over and above the original include a stronger steel frame and better alloys utilized in the components, improved cooling and additional heat shielding, and better brakes and suspension; all of which renders these cars safer and more drivable. The Shelby Cobra presented here, CSX 6011 is ready to hit the road. CSX 6011 is highly optioned and is powered by a 1960's period correct Ford 427 FE cast iron engine; the engine afforded to the original. This Ford 427 FE engine produces 475hp on standard 91 octane pump gasoline. Everything is cast iron from the 1960's including the block and cylinder heads. Car is retrofitted with a Tremec 5-speed manual transmission making freeway cruising smooth and carefree. Produced with the highest quality components and true to the form and tradition of the original.
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