HOTLINKED photo above opens
in a new, 'temporary' window;
just close it to return here.
under the coveted "SB-100" (California Senate Bill 100)that
no smog certification, no California registration hassles for
the life of the car!
This 'Fab Forty'
faithfully replicates the LeMans winner from 1968 and
1969, the only chassis (ser# P1075) to ever win the 24 Hours
of LeMans (24 Heures du Mans) two years in a row.
Safir Spares, LLC is the holder of the GT40 trademark
and has authorized Superformance to produce this timeless
design of the new Superformance MkI.
beauty is listed in the brand-new Shelby World Registry
(page 1,205), and the registration is current until December
2009. Only 1,400 miles.
the petrol meets the pistons:
HOTLINKED powerplant photo
(alternate view of engine) above opens in a new,
'temporary' window; just close it to return here.
Dart 427 small-block V8 and ZF gearbox
for this GT40 was well-thought-out and designed to deliver a
combination of breathtaking beauty, performance and comfortable
was professionally built with a Dart small-block 427 cid
aluminum block, Scat crank, H-beam rods, Jessel
roller rockers, flow-optimized Victor Jr. heads.
The top end has Weber 48 IDA carburetors and Gurney
Weslake valve covers (the valve covers are powder coated
in sintered black to effect an "old school" vintage
transaxle is the very unit used in the BMW M1, with syncro
in all the gears, providing you with precise and positive shifts.
The (cooler-equipped) transaxle is equipped with a 3.77:1 ring
gear that delivers 75 mph cruising at 2,300 rpm. The
transaxle and bellhousing are powder coated to match the exhaust
and aluminum block and ceramic-coated bundle of snakes
HOTLINKED cockpit photo
above opens in a new, 'temporary' window;
just close it to return here.
The excellence of the GT40's race-bred
monocoque design is described in detail
- Lucas-style toggle
steering wheel with 'Ford GT' centercap (removable, with a locking
harnesses, both driver & passenger
'Gurney bubbles' (driver and passenger)
on Superformance's brand-new website.
This GT40 design
and execution is period-correct and well-sorted-out.
beautiful Fabulous Forty is yours for
$109,000 (reduced from $118,000)
3 April 2009:
Mark my Gulf
Blue Superformance GT40P #2121 SOLD! It's on its way to southern California
and to a happy new owner! I received serious responses from all
over the U.S. and from Europe (including Denmark, Belgium, England
and Italy)! Many thanks to Cobra Country's 'reach' and resources
and to Curt Scott's terrific photography tips! Tony Ripepi
Tony Ripepi, in Dublin,
(east of the San Francisco Bay)
can contact me at:
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