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Ad #11081 1965 Ford COBRA REPLICA – $12,000

Vehicle Specifics

Year:
1965
Mileage:
N/A
Transmission:
Manual
Engine:
8 Cylinder
Make/Model:
Ford COBRA REPLICA
Doors:
Two Door
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
Exterior Color:
N/A
Drive Type:
2 wheel drive
Price:
$12,000

Vehicle Description

COBRA REPLICA PROJECT

JOHNS CUSTOM FABRICATION SLAB SIDED 289 BODY ON A TVR (GRIFFITH) CHASSIS
A NON-RUNNING CAR WITH A LOT OF GREAT PARTS

THIS IS A COBRA REPLICA BODY THAT IS MADE FROM NEW MOLDS ORIGINATING FROM AN ACTUAL 289 BODY WITHOUT FLARES. JOHNS CUSTOM FABRICATION BODIES ARE ALL HAND LAMINATED AND ARE ALL HAND LAMINATED AND ARE OF EXTRA HEAVY CONSTRUCTION. COMPARISON OF BODY THICKNESS OVERALL AND ESPECIALLY AT ALL CRITICAL POINTS WILL SHOW THAT THE BODY IS OF SUPERIOR STRENGTH WITH CLOSE ATTENTION TO ORIGINAL DETAIL. THE FIBERGLASS BODY IS HAND LAYERED WITH A ISOPHTHALIC POLYESTER RESIN WITH ADDED FIRE RETARDANT FOR HIGHT HEAT DEFLECTION AND IS FINISHED WITH A SANDABLE GEL COAT FINISH. THE INNER PANELS, COCKPIT, TRUNK AND FENDER WELLS ARE ALL GLASSED INTO THE BODY WHILE IT IS STILL IN THE MASTER MOLD (NOT GLUED). THE BODY COMES WITH DOOR PILLARS AND COWL HOOP AND DOORS, HOOD AND TRUNK LID ARE ALL PRE-HINGED AT THE FACTORY. ALL HINGE POINTS ARE RE-ENFORCED WITH STEEL. INCREASED EFFICIENCY IN INTERIOR DESIGN OF COMPARTMENTS IS EVIDENT IN TH FOOT BOX AND TUNNEL AREAS AS WELL AS INCREASED TRUNK CAPACITY.

THE CHASSIS IS A 1971 TVR WITH AN OLD CALIFORNIA TITLE. IT IS A TUBE FRAME WITH AN INDEPENDENT REAR SUSPENSION AND HAS A JAGUAR REAR-END AND FRONT SUSPENSION. NEW HUBS AND REAL COBRA WIRE WHEELS PLUS MANY FORD ENGINES AND PARTS ARE INCLUDED. SUCH AS A REAL 289 HIGH-PERFORMANCE BARE BLOCK WHICH HAS BEEN SLEEVED, A REAL SHELBY INTAKE MANIFOLD, NEW GAUGES AND COBRA BADGES, A COBRA WINDSHIELD AND FRAME, AN ALUMINUM DASH AND MANY MORE PARTS

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