Superformance
427SC MkIII,
SPO#119

Guardsman Blue/white stripes

—SOLD—

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3/4-frontal (driver side) shot of this Guardsman Blue Shelby classic Superformance 427SC MkIII Cobra, SPO1119, for sale by owner
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Superformance MkIII 427SC Cobra, SPO#119 finished in Guardsman Blue/ Wimbledon White LeMans stripes. This is one of the original 150 Cobras produced by Superformance in 1996.

This serpent was built by Olthoff Racing in North Carolina under the watchful eye of the eminent Bob Olthoff. 

This Cobra has logged 15,480 miles [25,000 km] and has been carefully maintained and kept in a climate-controlled garage.

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—Under the Bonnet—

351W with 385+hp/400 ft./lbs.

engine photo (from driver side) of this Guardsman Blue Shelby classic Superformance 427SC MkIII Cobra, SPO1119, for sale by owner
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The engine compartment componentry includes:

  • powered by an Olthoff-built 351W with 385+hp/400 ft./lbs. torque
  • matching ribbed aluminum Cobra air cleaner and valve covers
  • MSD Ignition ensemble
  • twin electric cooling fans [puller mounted]
  • SS [stainless steel] stone guard protects the oil cooler
  • SS braided hoses
  • SS radiator stone guard

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—Gear Train—

  • Tremec 5-speed transmission
  • Ford Thunderbird IRS

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broadside shot#1 (passenger side) of this Guardsman Blue Shelby classic Superformance 427SC MkIII Cobra, SPO1119, for sale by ownerClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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—Rolling Stock—

  • 15” Halibrand style wheels—the original wheels used on the first 150 Superformance Cobras produced, shod with…
  • Goodyear Eagle GT II rubber with only 1,000 miles of use [P255/60Rx15” front; P270/60Rx15” rear]

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—In this (Legend-faithful) cockpit—

cockpit shot (from driver side) of this Guardsman Blue Shelby classic Superformance 427SC MkIII Cobra, SPO1119, for sale by owner
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  • Moto-Lita style hardwood-rimmed steering wheel
  • Legend-correct Smiths Instruments blackfaced gauges [with ‘Legend-correct’ reverse speedometer] and genuine Lucas toggle switches
  • custom battery/electrical cutoff safety switch (??)
  • chromed fire extinguisher [bulkhead-mounted between the seatbacks]
  • frame-anchored original-pattern SS rollbar; you also get an additional black-powder–coated rollbar
  • rich black premium-quality German custom leather seat upholstery
  • Cobra logo floormats
  • convertible top with side windows

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dashboard shot (from driver side) of this Guardsman Blue Shelby classic Superformance 427SC MkIII Cobra, SPO1119, for sale by ownerClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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cockpit shot (from passenger side) of this Guardsman Blue Shelby classic Superformance 427SC MkIII Cobra, SPO1119, for sale by ownerClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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head-on frontal shot of this Guardsman Blue Shelby classic Superformance 427SC MkIII Cobra, SPO1119, for sale by ownerClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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—Chassis, Suspension, Brakes—

  • Bilstein adjustable shock absorbers
  • Ford Thunderbird IRS [fully independent suspension all-around]

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Where your Luggage Meets the Road

 luggage compartment shot of this Guardsman Blue Shelby classic Superformance 427SC MkIII Cobra, SPO1119, for sale by owner
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3/4-frontal (driver side) shot of this Guardsman Blue Shelby classic Superformance 427SC MkIII Cobra, SPO1119, for sale by owner
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broadside shot#2 (passenger side) of this Guardsman Blue Shelby classic Superformance 427SC MkIII Cobra, SPO1119, for sale by ownerClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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Alt Text: head-on rear shot of this Guardsman Blue Shelby classic Superformance 427SC MkIII Cobra, SPO1119, for sale by ownerClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

You’ll encounter no unpleasant/downside surprises… just breathtaking/extraordinary driving adventures and ‘thumbs up’ gestures every time you stop at a traffic light!

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—SOLD—

$66,700

Serious inquiries only, please!

21 December: Dear Curt: My Cobra is SOLD. It went to a true Cobra lover up in West Virginia. Thanks for your help and guidance selling my Cobra.  You made the process very easy. I had many serious inquiries and several offers. Thanks again, and Happy Holidays to you all! Kerry Lackey