1965 Backdraft Cobra (NEW)

1965 Backdraft Cobra – RT3- Classic Edition
5 Speed Tremec Transmission

Nostalgic Motoring Ltd. is an Authorized Dealer for Backdraft Racing.

Backdraft 1965 Replica Cobra – Classic Edition- BIG AND TALL Package – Cold Weather Package-

Backdraft cars are not kits. They are Factory built to exacting standards. The Backdraft Cobra is a true tribute to the original 1965 Cobra. Modern BMW Sourced unpinnings and Muscle Car drivetrain give the car a modern feel but still retain the rawness of the original. The body is flawless with perfect Hood, Door and Trunk fit. The Paintwork is buffed to a high gloss. Stripes are done in paint and are sealed under the clear coat.

The interior holds true to the original car with period correct bucket seats, forward leaning shifter, leather covered dash and traditional dash gauge layout. Chrome Backdraft Gauges are standard. Multi Point Safety Harnesses are standard for Driver and Passenger.

Traditionally only people of average size have been able to comfortable fit in a Cobra. The Big and Tall option allows drivers up to 6’5″ in height and up to 350 lbs to comfortably enter/exit and drive the Backdraft Cobra. The Seats have been widened, The Pedal Box area depressed and the Seat Tracks relocated allowing for a stock seating position for a larger driver.

The Cold Weather Package consists of: Black Vinyl Tonneau with top snaps installed on body and a heater with temp and fan controls.

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 cars. Backdraft Roadsters are built in the Backdraft Racing 53,000sq/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.

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

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

Full independent rear suspension

Coil over front struts


Fuel and brake lines fitted

Aluminum park brake lever

Hood and trunk locks

Complete wiring harness with electrical box

Drivers side seat adjustment.


Guardsman Blue Exterior Paintwork with Wimbledon White Stripes

BIG AND TALL PACKAGE (Wider Seats, Relocated Seat Tracks, Depressed Drivers Floor Area)

Heater Package with controls

Sabelt Cam Lock Safety Belts

Rear Fender Paint Protection

Black Vinyl Tonneau with Top Prep

Black Leather Seats

Black Bound Carpeting

Ray Dot Polished Racing Mirror Drivers Side

Silver Ceramic Coated Headers

Iconic 427 cu in, 480 hp, 519 ft lbs torque

In addition to this car, we can order a Cobra for you with your specific color, equipment and feature requirements. Contact us for details!