The Ford GT40 was the answer from Henry Ford to the motorsport domination of Ferrari. Developed from the Lola Mk6 and using the 289 ci Ford V8 engine, the car was ready for its first race in May 1964. These early attempts were not very succesful due to reliability problems, and Carroll Shelby was hired .....
originally built from an unmolested road car in 2003, raced from 2004, fully restored in 2014 with minor development and little use since. Other projects and life changes mean its time for someone else to enjoy it.
THrobnozzle Racing all Steel fully FiA compliant 1530cc.
1965 Ford Cortina 1500GT.
Genuine 1500GT all stell body.
Very straight and clean car.
Refurbished Full race 1500cc Pre X-Flow Ford engine 136Bhp / 160NM.
Lotus Crank and rods, Forged Pistons etc.
Ford 2000E Straight Cut Close Ratio "Quaife" with Alloy bellhousing and tailhousing "Only 2 hours".
280 km / hrs
Information sheet for the Ford GTD 40 MKII :
Produced on order at the factory of GT Developments in POOLE , UK in 1992
Chassis number BB 36GD28965
Registered in Belgium in 1993 = number plate NBH237
Specification details :
Ford GT40 Mk 2 FIA
On offer is this highly competitive GT40 Mk 2 continuation built to the highest standards in 2009. Based on a Superformance tub that has been reinforced. Suspension, brakes and uprights are all original specification and FIA approved.
The 427 big block was built by and refreshed .....