Lot 51

2018   |   Amelia Island Auctions 2018

1964 Shelby 289 Cobra

SOLD $1,045,000

Estimate

$1,000,000 - $1,250,000

Chassis

CSX2271

Engine

3161

Car Highlights

Desirable Late-Production, Rack and Pinion 289 Cobra

Delivered New to Two-Time NASCAR Champion Car Owner Carl Kiekhaefer

Well-Documented Provenance Includes NHRA Legend Bruce Larson

Retains Matching-Numbers Engine, Aluminum T-10, and Stamped Body Panels

Faithfully Restored in Original Colors by Model Specialist Rare Drive Inc.

Technical Specs

289 CID OHV Hi-Po V-8 Engine

Single 4-Barrel Autolite Carburetor

271 HP at 5,800 RPM

4-Speed Borg-Warner T-10 Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Girling Disc Brakes

4-Wheel Independent Suspension with Transverse Leaf Springs, Lower Wishbones, and Shock Absorbers

Saleroom Addendum

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