2000 Hi-Tech Motorsports 289 FIA Cobra
1963 289FIA Cobra, Built by Hi Tech Motorsports of Arizona [Built in 2000, registered as a 1963, CA VIN HTM65C0108], Dressed in Shelby Guardsman Blue/ Yellow transverse pit stripes. Full Black leather interior with full carpets.
Under the hood: Period correct 289 CID V8 Ford Racing Engine [Approx. 290 HP} The engine is outfitted with: Edelbrock RPM Air Gap intake manifold and Holley performance carburetor topped with Motorsports Chrome air cleaner with K&N Filter. Aluminum Painted and polished “Powered by Ford” Cobra Valve covers. Silver ceramic headers with correct side exit exhaust and MSD ignition ensemble.
Cooling department: Harrison header tank, high-volume oil pump, with High volume Wix filter and braided lines with A/N fittings, single-core high-performance aluminum radiator and dual electric cooling fans.
Geartrain: Top loader 4-speed transmission fitted with a short-throw shifter, Salisbury-style rear end. Rolling stock: Painted and polished cast 15" original Halibrand-style pin-drive wheels and SS (stainless steel) knockoffs, shod with Brand New BF Goodrich Radial T/A'S rubber [225/60Rx15" front; 275/60Rx15" rear].
Chassis, suspension, brake particulars: Hi Tech original-style round tube frame chassis. Fully independent front & rear suspension, SS fuel tank, vented disc brakes. Front-braced rollbar, Black quick jacks.
In the [Legend-correct] cockpit: original-style 15” Moto-Lita hardwood-rimmed steering wheel, Stewart-Warner black faced instrument gauges [with 'correct' reverse-winding speedometer. Special all leather interior, full cockpit carpet, fire extinguisher, correct pedals, heater & defroster, Dual Raydot Racing mirrors, LeMans fuel cap and air deflector/splash guard, correct catches, fittings and seatbelts, leather map pockets, Also includes AC and Cobra badges, 4 point driver shoulder/lap belts, Full size Halibrand 5th Wheel and tire for spare, rear fender rock chip guard. Full car cover. Just serviced and inspected and ready to go. This is an excellent example of racing history. Only 5250 miles on this 15 year old bullet.