1965 Backdraft Cobra RT3 Classic Edition


2016 Backdraft RT3 Classic Shelby Cobra Replica

1965 Shelby Cobra by Backdraft
2016 Build
RT3- Classic Edition
4.6 Liter 425 hp.
5 Speed Transmission

Central Classic Cars is a Dealer for Backdraft Racing. We are not a reseller.
Started in 2006. Central Classic Cars has been selling Late Model, Speciality and Collector Quality Vehicles with an emphasis
on quality, low mileage vehicles. Our expansive inventory and indoor showroom allow for a relaxed buying experience. Our knowledgable staff know each piece of inventory and can provide you with detailed information. Each vehicle has been inspected.

Backdraft Racing Inc was founded in January of 2001 by 2 world champion auto racers, Tony Marten and Reg Dodd. The company has evolved considerably over the past few years to established itself as one of the industry leaders in producing turn key minus drivetrain cars. Backdraft Roadsters are built in the Backdraft Racing 53,000 sq/ft state-of-the-art facility. An all new US head office and showroom, Backdraft Park, was opened in Boynton Beach in 2012. Backdraft are the leaders in high quality, authentic replicas and custom built roadsters.
The Backdraft RT3 is not a kit. It is a factory built replica of the iconic British Roadster with an American V8 that continues to capture every car lovers heart.
Backdraft cars are continuously improved and refined as you would expect from a class leader.

All Backdraft Cobra Cars include the following:

Hand laid fiberglass body w/ strategic reinforcing

Genuine leather seats

2”X4” rectangular steel ladder style frame with front crush zone

Base coat, clear coat painted finish

Premium carpeting w/ bound edges for trunk and cockpit

Overlay carpets for drivers and passenger side

18” Halibrand style wheels and tires

7 gauges with all necessary sender units

Aluminum radiator with thermostatically controlled electric fan mounted w/ shroud

Cooling lines and radiator overflow tank finished in polished stainless steel

Battery isolator switch (red key)

Lemans style fuel filler w/ a locking cap

Stainless steel roll bar w/ rubber grommets and trim mounted to the frame on drivers side

Stainless steel quick jacks

BMW sourced power disc brakes

Stainless steel engine compartment panels (cladding)

Clutch master cylinder

Wind wings and sun visors

Windshield wipers

Engine mounts for 302, 351W, FE, 460, Coyote, Chev 350 & LS styled engines

Gear shift ring and boot

Stainless steel side pipes w/ mild steel header tubes

BMW sourced front suspension with coil over front struts

BMW Sourced independent rear suspension with coil over dampers and 3:31 final drive ratio


Fuel and brake lines fitted

Aluminum park brake lever

Hood and trunk locks

Complete wiring harness with electrical box

Drivers side seat adjustment

Options on this car:

Black with Silver Stripes

German Black Leather

Leather Dash

AUTOMETER Classic Gauge Pack with Polished Bezel

Paint Protection applied to rear quarters and door tops

Crow Latching Belts

Silver Ceramic Coated Headers

Ford 4.6 Liter with Tremec 5 speed Transmission


Engine Size
4.6 SOHC V8


Body Color


Cobra RT3 Classic Edition


Interior Color
Center Console
Engine Size
4.6 SOHC V8
Transmission Type
5 Speed Manual
Body Style
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