Ford gt40 mk2. The gt40 mk ii was the product of kar kraft fords stateside sports car facility which took the initially british built gt40 and problem solved its weaker aspects. Victory in the 1966 24 hours of le mans should have gone to ken miles and denny hulme driving the ford gt40 mk ii that carried chassis number p1015. Frame up built gt40 mk ii p2211 roush 427ir efi 5 speed.
1966 ford gt40 mkii 50 year anniversary continuation series one of 20 builtthis is a brand new car and has never had the powertrain. Find great deals on ebay for 1966 ford gt40 mk ii. The 1966 le mans winning ford gt40 mk ii in 2006.
One look at the legendary ford gt40 and the first expression that comes to mind is cruise missile. Additionally ford france entered a third mk ii b no. The ford gt40 is a high performance endurance racing car with the mk i mk ii and mk iii model cars being based upon the british lola mk6 and were designed and built in england while the gt40 mk iv model was designed and built in the united states.
The chassis was made stiffer from thicker gauge steel it had stronger engine mountings and featured more advanced suspension with two way adjustable koni dampers. It appears as an unmarked model in all titles up to forza horizon 3 but appears as the 2 gt40 mk ii le mans livery variant in all newer titles. In fact the mk i actually ran with the mk iis drivetrain in the 1965 24 hours of le.
1964 1969 ford gt40. The gt40 mk ii was literally a mock up of the mk i with a different drivetrain.