1962 Shelby 260 Cobra ‘CSX 2000’ Heads to Auction

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Images by Darin Schnabel courtesy of RM Sotheby’s

The original Shelby Cobra, Carroll Shelby’s 1962 Shelby 260 CobraCSX 2000’, will head to auction this August at RM Sotheby’s’ Monterey sale.

Sold directly from the Carroll Hall Shelby Trust, CSX 2000 was built and owned by the great Carroll Shelby – and it’s a one owner car.

Shelby built the car with a small team in his garage in Santa Fe Spring, California. They dropped a cutting-edge 260bhp, 260 cubic inch Ford V8 into a modified AC...