Lot 136

2012   |   Scottsdale Auctions 2012

1965 Shelby 289 Cobra

SOLD $687,500

Estimate

$650,000 - $850,000

Chassis

CSX2570

Engine

00034

Car Highlights

Desirable Late-Production Rack-and-Pinion 289

Exceedingly Well-Kept Example with a Charming Patina

Single Family Ownership for More than 45 Years

Retains Original Bodywork, Engine and Driveline

Documented Show-Car Pedigree

Sophisticated Factory-Delivered Color Scheme

Offered with Original Bill of Sale, Instruction Book and Shelby American Paperwork

Technical Specs

289 CID OHV “Hi-Po” V-8 Engine

Single Holley 4-Barrel Carburetor

306 HP at 6,000 RPM

4-Speed Borg-Warner T10 Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Girling Disc Brakes

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

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