Shelby Cobra

Shelby Cobra

Posted on by Ralph Kalal
No burn-out. No high speed or rapid acceleration. No, this is just a video of a car being loaded into a truck. But what a car, and what a sound. The car is a Shelby GT 500 “Super Snake,” caught as it was being loaded for transport to the Woodward Dream Cruise. The “Super Snake” is a GT 500 specially modified by Shelby. It is supercharged and, depending on the version selected, puts out a minimum of 600 hp with 590 lb ft of torque, and can be had with as much as 725 hp. (No warranty (...)

No burn-out. No high speed or rapid acceleration. No, this is just a video of a car being loaded into a truck.

But what a car, and what a sound. The car is a Shelby GT 500 “Super Snake,” caught as it was being loaded for transport to the Woodward Dream Cruise.

The “Super Snake” is a GT 500 specially modified by Shelby. It is supercharged and, depending on the version selected, puts out a minimum of 600 hp with 590 lb ft of torque, and can be had with as much as 725 hp. (No warranty offered on that one.)

The Ford Racing Handling Pack, shorter springs, a 3.73 rear axle ratio, Baer six piston brakes, and 20 inch Alcoa wheels designed by Shelby.

You don’t so much watch this video as listen to it.

Highland Daytona Racing is a leading Cobra Daytona Coupe designer and manufacturer. HDR only commercializes "turnkey" cars, adapted to the owner’s requirements, even as far as custom building the cars driver’s side interior to his personal size dimensions! These are not kit cars by anyone’s imagination.

Highland Daytona Racing is a leading Cobra Daytona Coupe designer and manufacturer. HDR only commercializes "turnkey" cars, adapted to the
owner’s requirements, even as far as custom building the cars driver’s side interior to his personal size dimensions! These are not kit cars by anyone’s imagination.

Source: HDR
Do you know how to drive a Shelby Cobra? You don’t?! When try to take a lesson from John Doe (Dominic Purcell)! He might be a very good teacher!

Do you know how to drive a Shelby Cobra? You don’t?! When try to take a lesson from John Doe (Dominic Purcell)! He might be a very good teacher!

On September 7, 1965 CSX 3015 was shipped and invoiced to Ford Advanced Vehicles, England as a 427 Cobra Competition roadster together with CSX 3014 (another 427 Cobra Competition) and two R-model Shelby’s (5R107 and 5R209) for a European promotional tour. Sometime early to mid 1967, CSX 3015 was transformed into the Super Snake and reclassified as 427 Cobra Semi-Competition (S.C.).


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