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Ford GT40 (Mk II) specs

Car type Coupe
Curb weight 1000 kg (2205 lbs)
Dimensions 4.14 m (163 in) long, 1.75 m (69 in) wide, 0.98 m (39 in) high
Wheelbase 2.41 m (95 in)
Introduced 1965
Origin country United States
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Submitted by Super8

Performance

0 - 100 kph3.8 s
0 - 60 mph3.7 s
Top speed323 kph (201 mph)

Powertrain specs

Engine type Ford FE-series V8 427
Displacement 7.0 l (427 ci / 6997 cc)
Power 492 ps (485 bhp / 362 kw) @ 6200 rpm
Torque 475 Nm (350 lb-ft) @ 5000 rpm
Power / liter 70 ps (69 hp)
Power / weight 492 ps (485 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 475 Nm (350 lb-ft) / t
Transmission 5 Speed Manual
Layout middle engine, rear wheel drive
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unfairlane  1m ago

..and yeah the 427 made 485hp at 6200rpms. But a bit moore at it`s true shiftpoints at 7400rpms


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unfairlane  6m ago

All the Mk2`s were built in LA USa by Holman-Moody inc

http://www.holmanmoody.com/autosales.html


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unfairlane  6m ago

Yeah Ken, it was "a bit" faster than 2012mph and the engine was "a bit" stronger than announced


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unfairlane  6m ago

The car in the foto is not a Gt40Mk2


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bru  7m ago

i sense a bunch of shitty six year olds that watched a movie and now they think they know everything about a gt40


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Ken Miles  1y ago

Morons, was also not a front engine!! Definitely faster than 201mph. Maybe you are talking about the wrong car????


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Someone who knows how fast a GT4  2y ago

Okay. This log is just bad.
First off and most importantly: This car clocked 225 on the Mulsanne Straight at 400 revs below max. 201mph is not the top speed of this car. Second, the 0-60 time is more like 5.2. It was a fast car, sure, but that big 427 weighed a ton (not literally). Third, and what most
disproves this entry: This is a mid-engined car.


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unfairlane  2y ago

Oh yeah? 350lbf from a raceprepped 427? Ma, this is so serious


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hostboy  4y ago

I doubt the 0-60 mph time is 3.7


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BobI  4y ago

"Layout front engine, rear wheel drive"
Say wha?!?!?!


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uptownfunker  6y ago

Delete! Only the MkI and MkIII were road legal; the MkII and MkIV were actually not.


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Shaggy  8y ago

@ Super8 & Viking: And it looks awesome and black. :-)


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Viking  8y ago

@Super8 that is a better picture indeed. Groovy looking GT-40, one of my favorite cars. Small, lightweight, mid-engine, big engine, what could be better. :)


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Fangio Man  8y ago

GT40 is one of the best sounding cars in the world, IMO. Make your own opinion:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a4O_FW1g790&hd=1


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Shaggy  8y ago

My favorite version of the GT40.


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Super8  8y ago

550x800m


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Super8  8y ago

Can we change the main picture into this one?
550x800m


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Super8  10y ago

Sorry the torque is 475 ft-lbs not 474 Nm


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Super8  10y ago

Well only a few road legal are built and this is only GT40 that fitted with 427 Ford V8 from Ford Galaxie. 2 of them that run in Daytona 1967 racing are fitted with Mercury 427 V8. They are same but it will be different case for collector