Gooding & Company 1969 Ford GT40 Auction Info
Fans of vintage racing will be delighted to learn that the last Ford GT40 ever produced is now up for auction at Gooding & Company.
Only one of the 105 units ever made, the GT40 in question – the P / 1085 chassis – was built in 1969 and originally sold as a rolling chassis to Sir Malcolm Gutherie. It remained in perfect condition until the late 2000s, when UK-based Racing Fabrications ordered the car to its true JWA specifications, later used in various historic racing events.
Introduced in 1968 ‘Gulf Spec’, the chassis of the car has been kept as is and in its original condition. Powered by a roaring Gurney Weslake engine, the GT40 has original bodywork and sits on 10- and 14-inch wheels with ventilated disc brakes and four-piston calipers, much like the cars that won Le Mans in 1968. and 1969. As a Bonus, the car is also eligible for a host of prestigious events on the historic racing calendar.
If you want to own the latest GT40 ever produced by Ford, you can head to Gooding & Company Website to learn more.
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