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Ford Performance
While searching through the styling negative collection recently, 's archivists stumbled across what are believed to be some of the earliest design sketches of the Ford GT40, drawn 57 years ago today.
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Ford Performance Jun 11
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This is the first clay model, produced just a week after the sketches.
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L Landon Easley Jun 11
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Look what I found at an estate sale last.
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StarChild Jun 11
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now that is really beautiful.
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migs Jun 11
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The cabin of the car in the first pic seems quite rear-biased. Is that just artistic or was a front-engined GT40 ever on the table?
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Joc Jun 11
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The clay model's side looks like what Ferrari designed for the Testarossa 20 years later
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Earl De Von Seigniorage Jun 11
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Note the steering wheel is on the right hand side rear disc brakes
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Márton Őz Jun 13
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That front could have generated too much lift
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ZeroethApproximation Jun 11
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Isn’t that just the Mustang 1 concept?
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ZeroethApproximation Jun 11
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xaoc25 Jun 11
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more like late GT70
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