About the car
This car was built by American high performance automobile manufacturer, Shelby American, Inc. The body style for this car is a 2-door roadster and it fits into the class of sports cars within the S-segment for sport coupes. It operates under a front-engine, rear-wheel drive layout.
The 427 was designed in association with Ford in Detroit. It was developed with a new chassis and also included wide fenders and a larger radiator opening. A Ford V8 7.0 litre FE engine was what powered the Cobra 427. It had a top speed of 164 mph and an impressive brake horsepower of 425.
The Shelby Cobra 427 was produced from 1965, with the production line finishing two year later in 1967 and in that period, Shelby managed to produce 348. This car comes in a variety of colours, this one being Viking blue.
About the brand
Shelby American, Inc. is an American high performance car manufacturer. Former race car driver Carroll Shelby founded the company in August 1962. Their products are served worldwide, and Shelby have worked in close association with fellow car manufacturer, Ford. Some famous Shelby-made car include the Cobra, the Shelby Charger, the Shelby Mustang, and the Shelby Dakota.
About the Manufacturer
Kyosho corporation was founded by Hisashi Susuki in October 1963. The model car manufacturing company’s main office is based in Chiyoda, Tokyo. Kyosho created its first trademark radio-controlled car in 1970 and then joined the die-cast model car market for the first time from 1992. The car models are recognised for a robust and highly detailed quality.