Backdraft Racing 427 Cobra
Rosso Red/white stripes
—SOLD!—

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3/4-frontal shot of Rosso Red Backdraft Racing 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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—Under the Hood—

Keith Craft 408 cid powerplant

engine shot of Rosso Red Backdraft Racing 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

Engine department componentry includes:

  • Keith Craft 408 cid powerplant [delivers a robust 535 horsepower, 545 ft./lbs. torque]
  • Trick Flow aluminum heads
  • Trick Flow forged pistons
  • Scat crankshaft and rods
  • Comp Cams roller cam
  • Edelbrock hi-rise dual-plane polished ‘Air-Gap’ intake manifold
  • Quick Fuel 750 electric choke carb. with phenolic spacer
  • Moroso oil pan with Melling oil pump and oil cooler,
  • MSD ignition ensemble
  • ceramic-coated headers
  • aluminum radiator with dual electric thermostatically-controlled fans
  • Ford Racing 427 hi-rise valve covers
  • K&N 360° air filter

Approximately 10,882 miles [17,500 km] on the engine.

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—Gear Train—

  • Lakewood ‘scattershield’ steel safety bellhousing
  • billet steel flywheel
  • Centerforce clutch
  • Tremec 5-speed gearbox with ‘Ultra Shift’ lubricant and ‘Pro 5.0’ shifter

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—In this gran turismo cockpit—

overhead cockpit shot of Rosso Red Backdraft Racing 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

The cockpit in this li’l red red reptile is outfitted with:

  • high-end, supple black leather-upholstered seats
  • adjustable driver seat
  • 3″ shoulder harness and belts with Cobra comfort pads
  • Backdraft floormats
  • Moto-Lita hardwood-rimmed steering wheel
  • HID headlights
  • padded dash
  • VDO blackfaced gauges
  • chromed fire extinguisher
  • battery cutoff with built in trickle charger
  • twin Raydyot side mirrors

Also included is a tonneau cover and Backdraft owners manual, engine build sheet and records. 

Line drawing of Backdraft Racing’s BMW Series 3–based rear suspension setup.

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 overhead cockpit shot of Rosso Red Backdraft Racing 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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—Rolling Stock—

  • genuine Halibrand style pin-drive wheels, shod with
  • Nitto rubber [P245/45/ZR17, 89W front, 315/35ZR17, 102W rea], lead hammer, safety wire and wiring tool included

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3/4-frontal shot (passenger side) of Rosso Red Backdraft Racing 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

Note the (extra cost) SS protective heat shields on the sidepipes.

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3/4-rear shot (driver side) of Rosso Red Backdraft Racing 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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—SOLD!—

    $53,900 obo

Serious inquiries only, please!

24 June 2020: You can mark our Rosso Red Cobra SOLD! Thanks to CobraCountry it’s gone to a new owner and a new stable up in Colorado. Stay safe! Scott & Steff Tigert