Shelby Cobra roadster Jubilee will be sold without motor

February 6, 2015 at 3:39 pm

In 2015, the Shelby Cobra sports car will celebrate its 50th anniversary. For special dates in the company prepared a special version Shelby American roadster, repeats the style of the famous cars half a century ago. Novelty called 50th Anniversary.
The new version of the car in 1965 will be officially presented to the public in January at the auction Barrett-Jackson, which will be held in the United States. Updated sports car differs from the first version of the modern racing car brakes, enlarged fuel tank 104 liters and other devices on the front panel. In addition, future owners can choose roadster car body material – it may be of aluminum or fiberglass.

Shelby Cobra  Jubilee pics

Shelby Cobra Jubilee picture

50th Anniversary Shelby Cobra 427 with metal body panels proved to be much more expensive version with elements of glass. The cost of the first $ 995 is 179, while the second modification will cost 119,995 dollars. In this case, the cost of «Cobra» is not part of the engine and transmission, which will be sold separately.

Shelby Cobra Jubilee pics

Shelby Cobra Jubilee image

Information on motor range is not disclosed, but the publication Gizmag found out that a sports car can get a 400-hp engine worth 50 thousand dollars or 700-strong unit for 70 thousand dollars. Results will be released 50 copies of the machine.
The original Shelby Cobra 427 1965 was equipped with a 7.0-liter “Ford’s” V8 capacity of 410 horsepower, which allows you to accelerate from 0 to 96 km / h in 4.5 seconds and a top speed of the car reaches 265 km / h.