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
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.
OPTIONS INCLUDED ON THIS CAR
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!