Price: - Item location: Fresno, California, United States
  • Condition: New
  • Make: Shelby
  • Model: Cobra
  • Type: Convertible
  • Trim: Shelby Cobra Continuation 50th Anniversary
  • Doors: 2 Doors
  • Year: 1965
  • Mileage: 25
  • VIN: CSX7980
  • Color: Blue
  • Engine size: 289 V8 Engine
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Black
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1965 Shelby Cobra Shelby Cobra Continuation 50th Anniversary

In 1964, Shelby American introduced the FIA version of the small block Cobra that dominated its class in many forms of racing throughout the 60s against marques like Corvette, Jaguar, and Aston Martin To celebrate this 50th anniversary Shelby American will offer only 50 limited edition continuation (CSX7000) Shelby 289 FIA Cobras. Each,will be painted Viking Blue, with FIA stripes and roundels, premium black interior, special billet anniversary badges, original style powder-coated wheels and a variety of additional options. The 289 FIA Cobras were among the most important cars in American racing history and were driven by some of the most revered drivers like Bondurant, Miles, Gurney, and Hill. These Cobras were designed, with racing in mind. Modifications included a new dash, widened front and rear fenders, cut back doors,racing, wheels featuring a pin drive hub and oil cooler scoops. All come with unique Shelby issued CSX serial numbers, Shelby American issued MSO and a place in the registry as a 50th anniversary edition Cobra.

50th Anniversary Features*:

- Viking Blue body color

-Yellow racing Stripeand meat balls

- 50th Anniversary Billet badging including:

- Front & Rear FIA Cobra emblems

- 50th Anniversary side badging

- Steering Wheel FIA Cobra Emblem

- Engine plate with Shelby CSX identification number

- 5-Speed Manual Transmission

- Detachable Steering Wheel

- 50th Anniversary Cobra Car Cover

*This Cobra is the only one made with a PAXTON SUPERCHARGER!

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