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How much does a Ford GT40 cost?

How much does a Ford GT40 cost?

Ford hasn’t released official pricing for the 2022 GT, but we expect the supercar to continue to start at $500,000.

Did Ford ever make race cars?

Ford went to Le Mans with the GT40, a British-built race car inspired by designer Eric Broadley’s Lola Mark 6 GT. The first GT40s carried Ford’s 289-cubic inch V-8. Subsequent cars, fitted with the bigger 427 V-8, received the designation GT40 Mark II.

How did Ken Miles lose Le Mans?

We see in the movie that Miles was forced to pit after just one lap because his door wouldn’t close properly. According to “8 Meters,” Ford executives did eventually learn that a dead heat would not be allowed and there could be only one winner, but that was after they gave the order for Miles to slow down.

Who made the GT40 body?

Roy Lunn. Often referred to as the “Godfather of the GT40”, Roy’s accomplishments led to Ford’s domination of international sportscar racing in the mid-late-1960s. Ford’s GT40, Mark IIs and Mark IV, were designed, engineered and developed under Roy Lunn’s direction at Ford’s Skunk Works, Kar-Kraft.

Is the Ford GT40 street legal?

The Only Street Legal Ford GT40 From Ford V Ferrari Is For Sale.

Did Ken Miles race in Le Mans?

British-born Ken Miles was a gifted race car engineer and driver. Miles won the 24 Hours of Daytona and the 12 Hours of Sebring in 1966, and placed second at Le Mans. Miles died in a crash while testing Ford’s J-Car later that year.

What kind of cars were there in the 1970’s?

Welcome to 1970s Cars – Ford. 1970 Ford Falcon. This model would be the last, the name was transfered to a stripped down Torino base. It was offered as a two door or wagon as well. Base price $2,438.00. A 1970 Torino Cobra. This model was called a SportsRoof hardtop and included a 429cid V-8 with a shaker scoop hood.

What was the best Trans Am race car in 1970?

Parnelli Jones left little doubt that the Boss 302 Mustang was the best Trans-Am race car in 1970, taking the Kent pole twice, once in his primary Mustang and again in his backup car. In the race, Jones led nearly all 90 laps to win the Kent 200 by 19.6 seconds over Donohue’s Javelin, thereby nailing down the 1970 Trans-Am championship for Ford.

What kind of cars are in the Ford Collection?

Find Ford collector cars and trucks in the list below including, Mustang, Torino, Torino Cobra, Gran Torino, Boss 429, Boss 302, Mach 1, R Code, Maverick, Ranchero GT, Fairlane 500, Galaxie, LTD, LTD Wagon, F100, Bronco, Ford Courier, Pinto, Pinto Wagon, F350, F250, Thunderbird and more. SOLD! Tell-A-Friend

Where can I find a 1970 Ford for sale?

Classifieds for 1970 to 1979 Ford Vehicles. New listings are added daily. Now showing page 1 of 39. 15 results per page. Introducing our new online auction for collector cars.