Superformance 427 MkIII Cobra
Sunset/Titanium stripes SPO2763
Registered under SB100
—SOLD—

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 broadside of Sunset Red Shelby classic Superformance MkIII 427 Cobra, SPO2763, for sale by owner

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3/4-frontal shot#1 (passenger side) of Sunset Red Shelby classic Superformance MkIII 427 Cobra, SPO2763, for sale by ownerClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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—Beneath the Bonnet—
Roush 427SR [513 hp/513 ft.lbs. torque]

Roush 427R engine photo#1 (from driver side) of Sunset Red Shelby classic Superformance MkIII 427 Cobra, SPO2763, for sale by owner
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The engine compartment componentry includes:

Roush 427SR [stroker Windsor, 513 hp/513 ft  lbs. torque]

  • Roush polished aluminum heads
  • Holley 770 cfm carburetor w / vacuum secondaries and electric choke
  • Dart block with remote oil cooler and filter
  • braided aircraft lines
  • Edelbrock ‘Performer RPM’ dual-plane manifold
  • high-output oil pump, Mobil 1 full synthetic (8 qts.)
  • upgraded heavy duty motor mounts
  • MSD 6AL ignition ensemble with rev limiter 
  • matching ceramic-coated big-block headers & sidepipes

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 Roush 427R engine photo#2 (from driver side) of Sunset Red Shelby classic Superformance MkIII 427 Cobra, SPO2763, for sale by ownerClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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—Gear train—

  • rugged Tremec ‘TKO600’ 5-speed manual transmission
  • McLeod 800-Series racing clutch
  • QuickTime steel safety bellhousing
  • McLeod hydraulic T.O. bearing
  • Dana limited slip differential [3.73:1 final ratio]

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—Rolling Stock—

  • 17″ Halibrand reproduction [upgraded polished] pin-drive knockoff wheels with lead hammer and safety  wires
  • Michelin Pilot Sport II rubber, 275/35 ZRx17” front, 335/35 ZRx17” rear
  • front & rear triple-chromed & polished Quick Jacks, period correct
  • rear fender transparent rock guards

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—In this (Legend-faithful) cockpit—

cockpit shot#1 (from passenger side) of Sunset Red Shelby classic Superformance MkIII 427 Cobra, SPO2763, for sale by ownerClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

The cockpit of this Sunset Red/cherry cobbler Superformance serpent is outfitted with:

  • Smiths Instruments blackfaced gauges with Legend-correct reverse reading 180 mph speedometer and Lucas ammeter
  • Lucas toggle switches 
  • original style Moto-Lita hardwood-rimmed steering wheel with Cobra center emblem
  • 4-point lap & shoulder harness with quick release buckles
  • premium German black leather upholstery with black edge piping
  • fully carpeted floor, trunk. console, sides and rear firewall panel
  • ss (stainless steel) rollbar fitted on drivers side
  • original-style shifter and hand brake lever polished stainless steel
  • Superformance soft top has never been used
  • built in billet fire extinguisher 
  • the dashboard was personally autographed by “Carroll Shelby” himself

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cockpit shot#2 (from passenger side) of Sunset Red Shelby classic Superformance MkIII 427 Cobra, SPO2763, for sale by owner
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dashboard shot#1 of Sunset Red Shelby classic Superformance MkIII 427 Cobra, SPO2763, for sale by ownerClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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shot of Carroll Shelby’s personal autograph on glovebox door of Sunset Red Shelby classic Superformance MkIII 427 Cobra, SPO2763, for sale by ownerClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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3/4-frontal shot#3 (driver side) of Sunset Red Shelby classic Superformance MkIII 427 Cobra, SPO2763, for sale by owner
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head-on frontal shot of Sunset Red Shelby classic Superformance MkIII 427 Cobra, SPO2763, for sale by ownerClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

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closeup (driver side) of rear rolling stock on Sunset Red Shelby classic Superformance MkIII 427 Cobra, SPO2763, for sale by owner
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rear quarter shot (passenger side) of Sunset Red Shelby classic Superformance MkIII 427 Cobra, SPO2763, for sale by owner
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—Other Particulars—

  • additional items included with this Sunset Red road rocket:
  • Bilstein coil-over struts & shocks
  • new cherry red Bell racing helmet for track use (never used)
  • four neon lights, two Shelby rotating light up signs, light up Mobil Oil reproduction 5′ gas pump, many Shelby books, Shelby memorabilia, dozens of signs, misc. Roush related items and more… everything you need for a true Shelby man cave!
  • Only 4,986 miles logged on this beast, original owner, custom ordered and built, always garage and in immaculate condition.
  • memorabilia, dozens of signs, misc. Roush related items and more… everything you need for a true Shelby man cave!
  • Only 4,986 miles [8,025 km] logged on this beast, original owner, custom ordered and built, always garaged and in immaculate condition. 

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head-on rear of Sunset Red Shelby classic Superformance MkIII 427 Cobra, SPO2763, for sale by ownerClick on the photo above to see it at a much larger size.

You’ll encounter no downside surprises with this li’l red road rocket, only breathtaking driving and touring adventures.

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—SOLD—

$93,500

Serious inquiries only, please!

11 August 2022: Please tell the gang to mark my li'l red reptile (Superformance #SPO2763) SOLD. Gone to a happy buyer way back (south)east in The Sunshine State (Florida)! I had to borrow a camera (a nice Canon ‘Rebel’) and followed your site's Tips to end up with those good photos. Many thanks for the assistance you provided me. You can color both me and the buyer very happy campers indeed! Mike Guns