Ford GT40 Prototype 

  • built in England
  • 1964
  • 350 HP 4.2L
 
It is not surprising that the GT40 did not take any remarkable victories in it's first year.
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What the 1964 Ford GT did do is make a favorable impression on the racing industry and motoring press.
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Data points Key details of the Ford GT40 Prototype

Horsepower

GT40 Prototype
350 HP
Agera R
1,115 HP
Veyron
987 HP

Torque

GT40 Prototype
290 ft-lb
Veyron
922 ft-lb
Agera R
888 ft-lb

In The News From around the web

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Ford GT40 Prototype

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It is not surprising that the GT40 did not take any remarkable victories in it's first year.
Reports on the car Ford GT40 were published abundantly in automotive publications.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Ford
Type of car Race car
Year 1964
Highest auction price 1964 Ford GT40 Prototype, $2.502M, August 2005

transmission

Drivetrain RWD w/LSD
Gearing Traditional
Gear ratios
  1. 1: 2.5:1
  2. 2: 1.7:1
  3. 3: 1.29:1
  4. 4: 1:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
Front wheels 3,810/? 1,651
Rear wheels 3,810/? 2,032

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 5.43 lb/hp
Maximum hp 350 HP @ 7,200 RPM
Maximum torque 290 ft-lb @ 5,600 RPM
Max RPM -1,000 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 4,184 cc
Cylinders V8
Fuels Gas
Compression ratio 12.5:1
Bore/stroke 3.76 in / 2.87 in

physical dimensions

Curb weight 1,900 lb
Width 70 in
Height 40 in
Length 158.6 in
Front track width 54 in
Wheelbase 95 in
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