1963 Shelby Cobra Roadster

Sep 12, 2018

Category: Rides

The Shelby Cobras of the early 1960s remain some of the most beautiful and rarest cars of all time. This was the time that Shelby attained world-class status, winning the 24 Hours Of Le Mans in 1959 and coming close in subsequent years. Though not a true racing car, this 1963 Shelby Cobra Roadster in racing red is a beautiful connection to Shelby’s illustrious racing heritage.

This example, a CSX 2197 Roadster, has been immaculately preserved from that era. It has fewer than 10,000 miles on its odometer and remained relatively unused since it was involved in a minor accident several decades ago. Just the front outer panels from the door have been replaced; much of the rest of the car, including the doors, rear clip, footwells, and engine bay panel remain true to the original stock body built by Shelby. A beautiful car for a pretty penny.

Purchase: $925,000

HiConsumption is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more

More From Rides

lululemon's Textured Tech Hoodie Is A Feel-Good Garment Built For Strenuous Training

Functionally-fashioned with sweat-wicking, four-way-stretch fabric.

Posted By Chris West

Partner
Featured Image

The 10 Greatest Motorsport Road Races On Earth

Full-tilt motorsport competitions held on non-dedicated public roadways.

Posted By

Oct 21, 2020

Featured Image

Maria Moto Scrambles Triumph’s Bonneville Into An Angular Retro Ride

A scrambled British twin that more than just looks the part.

Posted By

Oct 21, 2020

Featured Image

Porsche’s ’21 Lineup Includes The Most Powerful Production Panamera Ever

Introducing the 4 E-Hybrid, 4S, and Turbo S E-Hybrid.

Posted By

Oct 21, 2020

Featured Image

RBW Specializes In Restoring Classic British Cars With All-Electric Powertrains

Furnished with a luxurious interior courtesy of Pioneer and Protrim.

Posted By

Oct 21, 2020

Featured Image

Mercedes-Maybach’s Luxurious GLS Is Officially The Brand’s Most Expensive SUV

Complete with related ornamentation, accessories, and lavish upgrades.

Posted By

Oct 20, 2020