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Ford GT40 chassis number GT40 P/1013 :
The first car was named the GT (for Grand Touring) with the 40 representing its overall height of 40 inches (1.02 m, measured at the windshield) as required by the rules. Large displacement Ford V8 engines (4.7 liter and 7 liter) were used, compared with the Ferrari V12 which displaced 3.0 liter or 4.0 liter.
After chassis GT-112 the “production” began and the subsequent cars, the MkI, MkIIs, MkIIIs, and MkIVs, numbered GT40P/1000 through GT40P/1145, were officially “GT40s”
GT40 P/1013 Race results:
GT40 P/1013 was originally a Ford Press car. Sold to B. Bowles – 1969 sold to Walker, sold to Green
07/69 : Vila Real, 5, Green/Blades, 15th – Croft, 8, Green, DNF – Sold to Falzon – Shown in Motor Sport magazines many times, this car has racked up over 50k miles and since being sold has been raced privately.
GT40 P/1013 History:
Since it was a press car when owned by ford it was not raced officially by ford but has been raced by private owners. We do not know the car’s racing history since sold by ford. We are seeking this information.
GT40 P/1013 Photos:
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Chassis GT40 P/1001 race results are from classicscars.com