1965 Shelby Cobra Roadster 289

Auction Details

Auction: Russo & Steele Monterey

Date: Thursday, August 15th – Saturday, August 17th

Vehicle Details

  • Desirable late-production model w/ rack-and-pinion steering

  • Original colors of red with black leather interior

  • Recent, comprehensive restoration to factory specifications

  • Complete and extensive ownership history since new

  • A “clean” documented history in the Shelby American Registry

  • 2017 Hilton Head Island Concours d’Elegance – Palmetto Award

  • Accepted and shown on the field at Amelia Island in 2018

  • Retains ORIGINAL tag from AC CARS Ltd. w/ proper stampings

  • Extensive and exceedingly rare Factory Documentation:

  • Photo of car brand new w/ original owner in the summer 1965

  • Original Shelby American order sheet specific to CSX 2328

  • Original customer copy of the bill of sale & canceled check

  • Factory brochure, factory invoices, & photos of restoration

  • Factory side vents, Ford electrics w/ Stewart Warner gauges

  • Fitted w/ BRAND NEW chrome wire wheels & Michelin XWX tires