The cars underwent constant development, as all race cars do, and eventually, the small team decided they would try to make their life-long dream happen – actually racing at Le Mans. âThis high-quality kit is a hands-on tool for Ford GT customers to enhance their ordering experience.
Chassis Construction: All-aluminum monocoque tubular hybrid, billet machined suspension mounts, fully TIG-welded. Others, however, saw the potential in the car, and decided it would indeed make a competitive race car.
Approved applicants will receive a kit that allows them to physically piece together every aspect of their all-new supercar â everything from paint colors, wheel options, caliper colors, interior material samples and racing stripes.
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âThe Ford GT ordering kit is a critical piece in the purchase process,â said Henry Ford III, global marketing manager, Ford Performance.
Change Location. Based on the winning car’s body, the race and Championship-winning aluminum semi-monocoque chassis design that has made Superlite cars famous, and with space for any popular V8 engine in the back all make for a tremendous platform for a track or race car, at a fraction of the price of an original. For a collection of photos of the kit, please click here. Check out when and where Ford Performance is racing.
Body Construction: Fiberglass or optional carbon fiber, ©2007-2019 Superlite Cars All Rights Reserved | Legal, Superlite Cars, 31795 Groesbeck Highway, Fraser, MI, 48026.
Watch a Ford GT concierge explain more details about the order kit in the video below. The fight for victory was immense in scope, and took the resources of Ford, a team of the best professional drivers Ford could employ, and the management and development talent of some of the best designers in that space, including Eric Broadley of Lola fame, and some guy named Carroll Shelby.
Offered By: Private Seller $250,000. Those looking for an exciting and inexpensive kit car will get a kick out of one of these. It was originally finished in 2003 and registered as... More. After a customerâs order is serialized, a replica plate will be made and sent to each new owner. Each order kit features eight exterior color samples with removable stripes that can be interchanged, showcasing the multiple options available.
Get the best deals on Body Kits for 2005 Ford GT when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. The cars were built to meet the class requirements for the ALMS, and to be adaptable to the slightly different rules for the Le Mans 24-hour race as well. The Ford GT design team has gone well beyond the traditional online build site, developing miniaturized, abstract pieces for each kit employing the same advanced materials used throughout the carâs interior â including carbon fiber and a latch identical to that found on Ford GT race car. Drive: Left hand (LHD) or right hand (RHD), Weight Distribution: 46% front, 54% rear (typical, depends on drivetrain and other choices), Drivetrain Configuration: Mid-engine rear drive, Suspension: Billet machined aluminum uprights and control arms.
Ford GT40 Kits and Bodies and GT 40 body parts available today. This car was an obvious nod to their successes at Le Sarthe, and they even sold a version with a “Heritage” Gulf blue-and-orange paint scheme that echoed the livery on the winning car in 1966. Contact the Ford Performance Tech Line for your Performance Parts related questions. Incredibly, the Robertsons drove their car to the podium with a third place in class in their only appearance at the race. They did have grit, however, and reliability seemed to be on their side as well. Available in MK1, and MKII versions, the cars can also be ordered with an optional gurney bubble, and wide fender flares to complete the look of the later cars.
And, of course, they had the tailwind of history at their back, racing an all-Ford product for the first time at Le Mans since the GT40s (on which their car was based) climbed to the top of the podium. Home Kit Car List Add to List Links Contact Ford GT40 Ford GT40 Kit Cars and Bodies. There are three Exomotive Exocet models on offer -base, sport, and race- with prices ranging from $6,999 to $8,299, excluding the Miata donor car. They also didn’t have the speed of the better-financed teams.
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The order kit case features a concave space near the latch where owners can place a replica VIN plate that matches their Ford GT.
Call the factory for details. Eventually, a small, privately-funded team owned by husband-and-wife drivers Dave and Andrea Robertson acquired two new race cars built by Doran to contest the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) in the GT2 class. They were a bit of an anachronism, being a small family-run and sponsored team in a sea awash with factory sponsored cars. Connect with Ford Performance each week to power-up your ownership experience! It still has the plastic on the door sills. They did it with a small team, without factory money or help, and against the giants of the industry. DEARBORN, Mich., â To assist customers in personalizing their all-new Ford GT, Ford Performance is providing them with a unique order kit. In fact, the cars are so accurate that the producers of the Ford vs Ferrari movie chose RCR to build 28 cars for what has become the reference movie for the GT40.