Backdraft Racing Cobra
BDR1489: The Gray Ghost

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3/4-frontal shot (driver side) of Lamborghini Grigio Celesto/black stripes 427SC Shelby classic Backdraft Racing RT4-Series Cobra for sale by owner, BDR1489
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1965 Backdraft Racing RT4
Sport Iconic Edition
427 Cobra, BDR#1489

(Lamborghini color) Grigio Telesto paint finish, w/Onyx Black LeMans stripes/yellow accent stripes.

BDR#1489. Condition is pristine, having logged less than 650 miles [<1,100 km].

Titled in Nevada as a 2016 ASVE 1965 Shelby Cobra

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—Beneath the Bonnet—

Iconic 427 cid stroker Windsor

Iconic 427 engine photo#1 (from driver side) of Lamborghini Grigio Celesto/black stripes 427SC Shelby classic Backdraft Racing RT4-Series Cobra for sale by owner, BDR1489
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Iconic Custom Ford 427 Windsor stroker small block w/4-bolt main, Edelbrock aluminum heads, Edelbrock Performer intake manifold all in matte black finish, hydraulic roller cam & roller rockers, Holley 4-bbl. carburetor, matte black fuel filter, matte black finished valve covers, alternator, water pump, pulleys, aluminum radiator overflow tank and upgraded radiator. Optional matte black–finished engine compartment, mechanical fuel pump, electric cooling fan. MSD ignition control box. K&N air filter.

You also get the detailed build sheet, replete with dyno report (480 horsepower and 500 ft./lbs. torque.

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Iconic 427 engine photo#1 (from passenger side) of Lamborghini Grigio Celesto/black stripes 427SC Shelby classic Backdraft Racing RT4-Series Cobra for sale by owner, BDR1489Click on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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—Gear Train—

  • QuickTime safety steel bellhousing,
  • Tremec 5-speed manual transmission
  • independent rear suspension

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—Rolling Stock—

  • 18 Halibrand-style matte black genuine knockoff wheels, shod with…
  • Falken Azenis rubber [245/40ZRx18” front/ 295/40ZRx18” rear] with yellow accent pinstriping

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front rolling stock closeup shot on Lamborghini Grigio Celesto/black stripes 427SC Shelby classic Backdraft Racing RT4-Series Cobra for sale by owner, BDR1489Click on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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—In this Gran Turismo cockpit—

cockpit shot#1 (from passenger side) of Lamborghini Grigio Celesto/black stripes 427SC Shelby classic Backdraft Racing RT4-Series Cobra for sale by owner, BDR1489Click on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

  • In Backdraft’s occupant-friendly/gran turismo cockpit:
  • Fine German black leather upholstery w/yellow diamond stitching
  • Auto X Gauge Package, set in a chic carbon fiber dash panel
  • bespoke Sparco Alcantara–clad steering wheel
  • rich black wool carpeting
  • yellow 4-point racing harnesses for both driver & passenger
  • adjustable seat slider for driver’s seat
  • Backdraft floormats

The Backdraft Racing cockpit is a bit more spacious than most other Cobras, thus enhancing your driving and touring comfort. Taller drivers can easily slip behind the wheel of a Backdraft Cobra, with its additional legroom and kneeroom.

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cockpit shot#2 (from driver side) of Lamborghini Grigio Celesto/black stripes 427SC Shelby classic Backdraft Racing RT4-Series Cobra for sale by owner, BDR1489Click on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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cockpit shot (from driver side) of Lamborghini Grigio Celesto/black stripes 427SC Shelby classic Backdraft Racing RT4-Series Cobra for sale by owner, BDR1489Click on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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broadside shot (from driver side) of Lamborghini Grigio Celesto/black stripes 427SC Shelby classic Backdraft Racing RT4-Series Cobra for sale by owner, BDR1489Click on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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—Other Particulars—

  • four-wheel disc brakes fitted with yellow calipers
  • windwings & sun visors
  • fully carpeted trunk
  • Cobra badges front & rear
  • 427 side emblems
  • 3M chip protection on quarters

all in matte black:

  • driver-side matte black, chassis-mounted rollbar
  • Raydyot mirror and rearview mirror
  • windshield frame
  • headlight and taillight bezels
  • functional hood scoop
  • side heat extractors
  • ceramic-coated matte black side pipes and leg-protecting heat shield on each sidepipe.
  • front & rear quick jacks
  • fuel filler cap

You’ll also get the original Backdraft Racing Roadster build dossier of pertinent documentation. I also have a 30-second video walking around the car [with the engine running] that I can send to you upon your request.

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3/4-rear shot (driver side) of Lamborghini Grigio Celesto/black stripes 427SC Shelby classic Backdraft Racing RT4-Series Cobra for sale by owner, BDR1489Click on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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    $99,900 obo

Serious inquiries only, please!

Contact

Jerry Hawkins

Located in Reno, Nevada

775-848-4295

Jerry.Hawkins@cbselectre.com