Superformance 427SC
 SPO751, Guardsman Blue/Arctic White stripes 

Photo above is hotlinked [same view, MUCH larger size].

This absolutely magnificent Superformance Cobra is looking for a new stable. This serpent is drop-dead gorgeous both inside and out... no detail overlooked. Always stored in a climate-controlled garage and pampered.

And the best part... with its recently-upgraded big-block 427FE, this blue beauty is a veritable road rocket. The engine was recently redone to look more Legend-original, and supports its dual quad setup with lots of show, shine, and go.

This Cobra has never been raced, abused or neglected. It has logged only 3,353 miles [5,400 km] and is ready for you to take to the road!

Ford 427FE big-block V8
(cast-iron Ford block, bored to 458 cid)

Engine photo is hotlinked [same view, MUCH larger size].

Complete rebuild of 427FE block with bore to 458 cid [by renowned Faerman Racing Engines] in 2015; you get all the supporting documentation.

It's dyno tested to 489 horsepower/538 ft./lbs. torque [and yes, you get all the supporting docs].

It's outfitted with:

  • new pistons, rings, lifters and rods
  • fully ported & polished aluminum heads
  • fully polished Holley dual quad carburetors
  • custom full vapor lock fuel system with AN fittings and SS (stainless steel) hoses
  • new bearings
  • new oil pump
  • original specification oil cooler
  • new timing gear
  • new chromed alternator
  • extra capacity low-sump oil pan
  • new MSD 6AL ignition, distributor, coil, and wires
  • ceramic-coated headers
  • polished and/or chromed all engine parts to show-grade quality
  • single-row high performance aluminum core radiator with two thermostatically-controlled, puller-mounted electric fans
  • hand fabricated SS engine louvers

Gear Train

  • steel safety bellhousing
  • clutch master cylinder assembly with hydraulic clutch actuation
  • heavy duty clutch assembly
  • fabricated steel plate pedal box assembly with adjustable pedal pads
  • Tremec 'TKO 500' 5-speed gearbox
  • ZF limited-slip IRS differential [3:45:1 ratio]

The Cockpit

Above aerial cockpit shot is hotlinked [same view, MUCH larger size].

  • rich handmade seats upholstered in genuine German specification automotive leather
  • fully carpeted floor, center console, sides and rear firewall
  • slide adjustable (tracks) for driver's seat
  • vinyl tonneau cover
  • chromed fire extinguisher [mounted on bulkhead between seatbacks]
  • original style (Legend-correct) blackfaced gauges manufactured by Smiths Instruments (of England), installed to original S/C layout
  • Lucas toggle switches
  • LED lighting in gauges
  • handcrafted shifter and handbrake
  • quick-release (aircraft-style) Simpson Racing 4-point harnesses
  • heater unit with 2-speed fan

Above instrument panel shot is hotlinked [same view, MUCH larger size].

Rolling Stock

  • fully polished aluminum pin-drive Halibrand-style wheels
  • Mickey Thompson 'Sportsman ST' rubber [245/60x15" front; 295/50x15" rear]

3/4-frontal shot above is hotlinked [same view, MUCH larger size].

Chassis, Suspension & Coachwork

  • Chassis: jig-welded parallel ladder frame of heavy wall 2"x4" rectangular (mild) steel tubing with large diameter outriggers
  • frame incorporates front & rear crumple zones
  • door hinges, steering column and windshield pickup-points incorporated onto main chassis
  • front: fully independent unequal length A-arms with adjustable coil-over telescopic shock absorbers and swaybar
    rear: fully independent unequal-length A-arms, fabricated hub carriers and coil-over shock absorbers and swaybar
  • rack & pinion steering assembly
  • handcrafted/handlaid fiberglass panels with steel tube reinforcements in all openings
  • coachwork is bonded to chassis and is completely non-stressed

Aerial frontal shot above is hotlinked [same view, MUCH larger size].

3/4-rear shot above is hotlinked [same view, MUCH larger size].


  • power brake booster system
  • front ventilated disc with 4-pot calipers
  • rear ventilated disc with cable-operated hand parking brake

Rear shot above is hotlinked [same view, MUCH larger size].


2 February 2017: You can mark that spiffy Guardsman Blue SPO751 SOLD! And in barely over a week on Cobra Country's 'Center Stage'! This blue beauty is headed for Arizona! Once again, many thanks! James Yale

This specific car is sold, but I usually have other serpentine beauties for you to come by and check out! Please email or phone me for my current inventory. James Yale

James Yale
Radical Roadsters of Texas

(281) 804-5730 CDT (cell)
Located near Houston, Texas, U.S.A.

The top-flight Cobra photography you see on this page was brought to you by James himself, using his splendid Nikon D3200 digicam and its standard 18–55mm zoom lens. James carefully followed CobraCountry's 'Cobra Photography Tips'... and his results speak for themselves!

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