1962 Cobra 289 Description
Superformance MKII Roadster SPS0040 is finished in classic Wimbledon White with wire wheels and chrome accents. This early production MKII is an ode to the vintage racers of the early 60s. SPS0040 is powered by a Blueprint 306 small block and mated to a Tremec 5-Speed transmission. The silver ceramic headers give this lightweight MKII a smooth but powerful exhaust note. Additional features include leather interior, bullet style side mirror, and tonneau cover. As with all Superformance MKII's SPS0040 has a Limited Slip Differential and 4 Piston Wilwood Disc Brakes. As with the original "Slab Side" cars, this roadster has period correct transverse leaf springs to deliver an authentic ride similar to the original 1960s models. On the inside, SPS0040 has period correct Stewart Warner gauges with the period correct dash. The doors are secured by original style carriage style latches. All openings, such as engine bay, trunk, and cockpit are wrapped around steel subframe for increased strength and support. The dash is wrapped in leather, as are the steel framed seats with period correct webbing for comfort and aesthetics. The Superformance MKII is a meticulously engineered and crafted reproduction of the original, built under license from Carroll Shelby Licensing Inc. No expense is spared in recreating these legendary cars, ensuring an authentic sports car experience. SPS0040 is titled under California SB100 Smog Exemption with just over 2,500 miles and is available for $134,950.