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1966 Le Mans Winning GT40 Being Restored

1966 Le Mans Winning GT40 Being Restored Earlier this month the new Ford GT supercar was unveiled. It was also hinted that it would return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans on the 50th anniversary of the GT’s 1-2-3 finish in 1966. With all of this history being brought up (and possibly made) it seems only natural that someone would decide to purchase one of those famous Le Mans veterans. And that is what RK Motors Charlotte have done.Read More

2015 Shelby GT: The Mustang on Steroids

2015 Shelby GT: The Mustang on Steroids Like the previous Shelby models, the new 2015 Shelby GT boosts performance by adding a supercharger. The base engine is the Mustang GT's 5.0-liter Coyote V8. It is not just about the straight-line performance. Mustang's new independent rear suspension will ensure that the car is planted. The 2015 Shelby GT will also get Wilwood front brakes, upgraded shocks, springs and sway bars, and a short-throw shifter. Shelby American claims that the Shelby GT is street-drivable.Read More

New Ford GT Taillights Theory

Ford GT's Taillights So, that new Ford GT, pretty awesome right? The new Ford GT has generated a lot of interest at the Detroit auto show. Sources say that the car will be hitting the track next year. It will be generating a lot of power and a lot of down force. However it will also be generating a lot of heat from boost. This leads me to the taillights.Read More

The New Ford GT is Here

The New Ford GT is Here If the ridiculous mob that formed around the car this morning is any indication, the new Ford GT is going to be one hell of a car. The successor to Ford's famed line of GT models will utilize a 3.5-liter twin-turbo V6 making over 600 horsepower. Even better news, they are planning for it to compete in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The car will go into production late next year for sale and it probably won't be cheap.Read More