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FOR SALE: Factory Five Cobra Replica

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A Fantastic Replica Car

If you’re in the market for a truly unique car, then this Factory Five Cobra Replica could be exactly what you’re looking for. This interesting machine is currently for sale at Bring A Trailer

The car features a 302ci V8 paired with a Tremec T-5 five-speed manual transmission. It has 15-inch Halibrand-style wheels. This car also has a driver-side roll hoop, side-exit exhaust and a four-point race harnesses. This car also has an Edelbrock carburetor and an Offenhauser Port-O-Sonic intake manifold. The car also sports an 8.8-inch rear end with a 4.10:1 axle.

The seller acquired the car earlier this year. Apparently, it is now offered with a clean California title as a 1965 Ford.

A C Cobra

The AC Cobra, sold in the United States as the Shelby Cobra and AC Shelby Cobra, is a British-American sports car. Also, a Ford V8 engine powers this car. The engine is produced intermittently in both the UK and the US since 1962.

Cobra Replica body

The body of the car is fiberglass and in excellent condition. Apparently, It features blue paint and two white racing stripes down the hood and trunk of the car. Special equipment includes chrome roll hoop, chrome bumperettes and side air vents. It also has the iconic side-exit exhaust pipes. Altogether, there are some minor blemishes that have come with regular road use. But not too many miles are on the car. Currently, the odometer reads about 9,000 miles. 

At the moment the bidding is up to $30,000 and there are three days left on the auction. While this car pales in comparison to some of the other amazing exotics we’ve showcased recently, it could be a great car for those weekend days.

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