Pacific Roadster 427SC Cobra
Ruby Red/Gold Pearl ghost stripes
Only 1,570 miles [2,500 km] on this sleek serpent.

The photographs you see on this page as accurately as possible reflect the way you’d see this car in person. You see, the owner took the time to carefully follow this site’s Expert Tips for photographing his Cobra with his digital camera. Curt Scott

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3/4-frontal shot of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see this red road reptile at a much larger size.

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Under the red bonnet

Nutter Racing Engines–built 557 cid V8

 engine photo of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

The engine compartment componentry includes:

  • Ford balanced & blueprinted 557 cid Ford big-block 460 cid stroked V8 [600 horsepower/780 ft./lbs. torque] built by highly-respected Nutter Racing Engines
  • high-flow Kaase ‘P51’ heads
  • ProComp coil on–plug efi (fuel injection) system
  • Finish Line silver-coated aluminum intake manifold
  • anodized ANSA fuel line fittings
  • polished aluminum fuel rails
  • ribbed-aluminum & polished Cobra valve covers
  • roller cam and valve system
  • chromed breathers
  • custom plug wires
  • custom chromed alternator
  • March serpentine drive belt brackets and pulley system
  • chromed power steering box
  • chromed power steering reservoir
  • custom motor mounts
  • Ron Davis double-pass aluminum radiator
  • custom fabricated radiator support
  • polished SS (stainless steel) water pipes
  • polished SS overflow reservoir
  • dual [puller-mounted] electric cooling fans with separate thermostats and circuitry
  • Flaming River custom SS steering linkage
  • ceramic-coated SS exhaust headers & collectors
  • high-torque starter
  • extensive SS lines
  • anodized AN fittings
  • polished SS firewall cover
     
    Fuel delivery system:
  • Rick’s Hot Rod Shop custom SS fuel tank with baffles
  • Vapor Works on-demand fuel system with scavenger fuel pickups
  • Cadillac in-tank fuel pump
  • High pressure SS braided fuel lines
  • GM fuel injector

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—Gear Train—

  • C-6 built automatic transmission
  • Moroso aluminum gearbox pan
  • custom powder-coated driveline
  • powder-coated steel driveshaft safety loop
  • Fab 9 chromoly rear-end and axle housings
  • rugged 9-1/4” Ford rear end
  • Moser 32-spline drive axles

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undercarriage shot#1 of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for sale
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undercarriage shot#2 of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for sale
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—Chassis, Suspension, Brakes—

  • TIG-welded mild-steel 4” round-tube ladder-type-frame, and also 2″ square-tube outriggers with X-bracing that provides robust floorboard and side-impact protection for both driver and passenger; see the rolling chassis shot down below
  • Flaming River quick-ratio rack & pinion power steering system
  • adjustable front & rear coil-over shocks
     
    Brakes:
  • ABS electric hydraulic power brakes
  • Baer vented front disc brakes
  • Baer 4-piston brake calipers
  • slotted & cross-drilled brake rotors
  • Baer rear disc brakes and parking brake
  • Baer rear calipers
  • slotted & cross-drilled rear calipers
  • Baer calipers are powder-coated with red clearcoat finish [see photo directly below]

undercarriage shot#3 of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the front setup above to see it at a much larger size.

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rolling chassis photo (shot during buildup) of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see this rolling chassis
shot at a much larger size.

Note the robust construction of Pacific Roadsters’ round-tube main chassis, and those similarly robust outriggers with X-bracing. IMHO, this is one of the strongest-constructed chassis in the Cobra industry.

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 broadside shot of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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—In this serpent’s grand turismo Cockpit—

cockpit shot of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

The cockpit in this Ruby Red reptile is outfitted with:

  • custom windshield and chromed frame
  • windwings
  • tinted sun visors
  • polished aluminum windshield-mounted sideview mirrors ( to see over rear fenders )
  • carbon fiber–faced dashboard
  • pushbutton starter switch
  • Autometer gauge set [complemented with Innovate Motorsports air/fuel ratio gauges]
  • chromed steering column
  • Momo leather-covered steering wheel with carbon fiber inserts to match dash
  • Pandora ‘PX6’ marine sound system [AM/ FM stereo player, Bluetooth capable]
  • headrest-fitted multi-speaker system [two speakers in each headrest]
  • Fiero adjustable and comfortable seats with speakers in headrests; Pontiac Fiero seats are upholstered in rich black vinyl with embroidered Cobra snake
  • premium black vinyl upholstered seats with Cobra insignia
  • heated seats and heated defroster system
  • 4-point race harness [both driver & passenger]
  • dual polished SS rollbars
  • chromed fire extinguisher
  • vinyl and carbon fiber center console
  • vinyl upholstered door panels
  • Lokar polished shifter and gear indicator
  • Dynamat sound insulation throughout beneath rich black carpeting

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dashboard shot#1 of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for sale
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dashboard shot#2 of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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driver & passenger seats (shot#1) of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for sale
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—The crimson spectre in other drivers’ RV mirrors—

head-on frontal shot of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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 broadside shot (driver side) of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for sale Click on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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custom emblem shot on hood of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for sale
Click on the nose-mounted golden serpent emblem above
to see it at a much larger size.

Golden golden serpent coins (icons of happiness and wealth)
are silver with 24 carat–gold plating

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shot of SS heatshield on (driver side) sidepipe of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for sale 
Click on the SS sidepipe [and its SS leg-guard heat shield]
photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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—Rolling Stock—

  • chromed Halibrand style pin-drive knockoff alloy wheels, shod with…
  • Nitto 555 ‘Extreme ZR’ rubber [245/45-ZRx17” front; 315/35-ZRx17” rear]

 rolling stock shot of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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3/4-rear shot of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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—Other Premium Particulars—

  • Cobra Valley ‘Lightning White’ ultra high–intensity headlamps
  • custom-upholstered trunk
  • trunk-mounted Optima ‘Red Top’ gel battery
  • in-trunk battery tender
  • custom fabricated trunk hinges and SS gas shocks
  • LeMans-style [cast, machined & polished] aluminum filler cap
  • show-quality Ruby Red Metallic exterior paint with gold pearl ghost stripes

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 rear quarter shot of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for sale
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head-on rear shot of Ruby Red Pacific Roadster 427SC Shelby classic Cobra for saleClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

This was a painstakingly executed build, and done with only the very finest of components. No expense spared. You’ll encounter no unpleasant surprises.

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    $79,000 obo

Serious inquiries only, please!

Contact

Harold Tarbox

Located in Kalama, Washington (NW of Portland)

360-313-6463

xobrat@gmail.com