1966 SUPERFORMANCE FORD GT40 MKII

Lot #R554
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  • Ken Miles Hero Car from the 2019 film 'Ford v Ferrari' released on November 15
  • One of two finished in this livery for use in the James Mangold film
  • Built to replicate the car driven by Ken Miles at the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans
  • Driven by Christian Bale during filming
  • Featured at all of the Red Carpet events as well as on ESPN and CBS Sunday Morning
  • Built at Rich MacDonald's Superformance Facility in Irvine, California
  • Signed by Charlie Agapoo, Ken Miles' crew chief in 1966, and Peter Miles, Ken's son
  • Legendary Gulf Blue livery
  • Unibody structure constructed of electro-galvanized steel
  • Pressed steel roof
  • Specially prepared Roush 427IR V-8 engine stroked to 511 CI
  • K&N Inglese-style injection
  • Rear exit 'bundle of snakes' exhaust system
  • Quaife RBT/ZF-style 5-speed transaxle
  • Independent front suspension with unequal-length A-arms, Bilstein shocks with H&R springs and anti-roll bar
  • Independent rear suspension with trailing arms, unequal length lateral arms, Bilstein shocks with H&R springs and anti-roll bar
  • Rack and pinion steering
  • Vented disc brakes with Wilwood calipers
  • Right hand drive
  • Original style seats covered in Alcantara with Silver rivets
  • Smiths instruments
  • Motolita steering wheel
  • Shelby American Halibrand-style wheels with knock-off hubs