1978 XC Falcon Cobra Hardtop #227 (SOLD)

Here we have for sale a genuine limited edition XC Ford Falcon Cobra #227/400 in original condition. All matching numbers 4.9 litre 4 speed manual with the factory power steering option. Current owner since 1995 and taken off the road in 2000 and stored in his garage since then, with a genuine 267,000 klms from new.

A good genuine accident free car in need of a little TLC with some rust in the usual places (as per photos) and in need of a re-trim. The engine is the original matching numbers 302 Cleveland V8 with its original Thermoquad 4bbl carby. Engine rebuilt at 251,000 klms with a mild cam and receipts. 4 speed Borg Warner gearbox also overhauled including synchros with new twin plate clutch, pressure plate and flywheel machined at 262,000 klms. The owner also replaced the brake master cylinder, fitted new Monroe gas shocks to the rear and Selby's 2" lower springs in the front.

All compliance plates are in place including the radiator tag and all are matching. The car comes with a folder of receipts and years of wonderful memories.

This is a good entry level Option 96 Falcon Cobra that could easily be put back on the road as is or a perfect project car to build back to showroom condition. Sydney NSW car. Call Mike Selby on 0414 278 604 to arrange an inspection. (Ref. 5309)




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