Shelby Challenge Race Series


saac_green_3_4_rearThe SHELBY COBRA CHALLENGE RACER returns the sights, sounds, and excitement of amateur motorsports to racetracks nationwide.  The CHALLENGE RACER is built exclusively by Finish Line Motorsports, Inc. of Las Vegas, Nevada. It is based on Shelby American’s CSX 4000 Series Cobra. It retains all of the character of the original Cobra while incorporating modern materials and standards for added strength and safety. The CHALLENGE RACER features extensive modifications and component developed exclusively at Finish Line Motorsports, Inc.

saac02_red_greenThese have further improved safety and performance of this amazing sports car. Each refinement and development has been evaluated in “behind the wheel testing” by of some of racing’s greatest legends including Mario Andretti, Johnny Rutherford, Emerson Fitipaldi, Bob Bondurant, Bobby & Al Unser, Parnelli Jones, George Follmer.

Thanks to their expertise and feedback, the CHALLENGE RACER now appears at events such as HSR West, SAAC Challenge, and the Monterey Historics driven by owners who share the love of classic motorsports racing.

 saac_field_of_3A limited number of these exciting and exclusive CHALLENGE RACERS are available for sale. Sponsorship positions are also available. This is your chance to participate in racing history as an owner/driver or sponsor of one of the most famous cars in racing.


Click here for Shelby Challenge Racer Specifications.

Click here to read about new CHALLENGE RACER owners first day on the track

Click here to see how the Shelby Challenge Race amateur drivers performed in their first race at the Virginia International Raceway 2001 Gold Cup Races.

Click here to learn about the Shelby Challenge Arrive & Drive Racing Tour.