1995, the convertible Cobra had a standard production. All were black in
color with black leather interior. Available on the convertible was the
removable hardtop. Originally suppose to be on the 1994 convertible, the
removable hardtop was an $1,825 option which 500 came with.
SVT also produced 250 race ready Cobra
"R" models in 1995. Carrying a 5.8L 300 horsepower engine with
365 ft/lbs. torque, the Cobra "R" model produced 60 more horsepower
than the standard Cobra. The Tremec 5-speed transmission was used
instead of the standard Cobra's Borg-Warner T5 unit. The only color
available on the Cobra "R" model was white, and it not not have air
conditioning, rear seat, radio, power windows/locks/mirrors, sound insulation
or fog lights.
Vehicle Identification Numbers
1FA - Ford Motor Co.
L - Restraint system (L-air bags & active belts)
P - Passenger car
42 - Body code (42 - coupe, 45 - convertible)
C - Engine code
0 - Check digit (varies)
S - Year (S - 1995)
F - Plant (F-Dearborn)
000001 - Consecutive unit number
Location: Stamped on the plate which is riveted to the driver's side of the
dash, visible through windshield; the certification label is attached to the
rear face of the driver's door.