1965 AC Cobra Backdraft
302 CID V8 5 Speed Manual
$59,000 - Stock #974-TPA

Stock #974R-TPA

Year Make Model: 1965 AC Cobra
Sub-Model/Trim: Backdraft
Engine: 302 CID V8
Transmission: 5 Speed Manual
Mileage: 8500 ( actual )
Body Style: Convertible
Exterior Color: Blue
Interior Color: Black


  • Aluminum Wheels
  • Power Brakes
  • Radial Tires
  • Seatbelts
  • Vinyl Interior

Up for sale in our Tampa showroom is this outstanding 1965 Backdraft Racing Cobra Reproduction. Many will argue that Backdraft Racing Roadsters are some of the most authentic reproductions available, which is one of the many reasons why they tend to be more valuable on the market. This roadster is also titled as a 1965, while other reproduction builds could be titled as the year they were completed.

This authentic BDR Roadster is #777 and painted in Indigo Blue with Pearl White stripes that looks incredible in the sun. Under the hood is a Wieand Supercharged Boss 302 supplied by Ford Racing and installed by Suncoast Car Craft. (Date of Completion 2009) The motor is paired to a Tremec T-5 manual transmission – and she runs and drives fantastic. This car is so perfectly tuned that it is incredible easy to drive slow through a car show parking lot, but have the power to through you back in the seat and make your hair stand up!

This BDR Roadster comes with fully adjustable independent rear suspension with Gabriel performance shocks and front coil-overs, as well as all-disc brakes. The motor is also supported by an MSD ignition system, Holley Carburetor, and electric cooling fan.

The Black vinyl seats and Black carpeting are all in excellent condition. With only 8,500 miles on this car since built – there is practically no signs of wear and tear. The entire car is in pristine condition and it is apparent that it has been meticulous maintained and never abused.

Enjoy this Cobra today and be a serious hit at the next Cobra Club car show!

To see 100+ HD pictures and videos of this 1965 AC Cobra Backdraft, please visit GatewayClassicCars.com. For more information or to schedule an appointment to view this vehicle in person, please call the Tampa showroom at (813)645-6200 or email us directly at Tampa@GatewayClassicCars.com.

Numbers Matching and Original Mileage Cars

If marked as such, the Owner states, this vehicles as numbers matching and/or original mileage. It has not been verified by Gateway Classic Cars. As such Gateway Classic Cars is not guaranteeing the authenticity of this claim. Buyer is encouraged to verify this information on their own, prior to purchase.

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This vehicle is being sold AS-IS, WHERE-IS, with no warranty, expressed, written or implied. Gateway Classic Cars and its affiliates shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuineness, or defects herein, nor is responsible for any omissions or errors in advertising and therefore makes no warranty in connection therewith. No allowance or set aside will be made on account of any incorrectness, imperfection, defect or damage. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected the vehicle, to their satisfaction to the condition and value, prior to purchase. Gateway Classic Cars and its affiliates shall and will make every reasonable effort to disclose any known defects associated with this vehicle at the buyer's request prior to the close of sale. Gateway Classic Cars and its affiliates assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral statements about the vehicle, post sale.

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