Ford Le Mans Team
It was shelby american s first year competing as well but already they were doing better with ford s engine than the official ford team was.
Ford le mans team. For 1965 ford took control of the racing division away from eric broadley and lola cars and gave it to carroll shelby and his team of mechanics and drivers. A lot has been said. The two drivers like the crew members and ford executives there with them hoped all the while that neither they nor. A herculean effort from the ford chip ganassi team has transformed the car into a le mans winner in just over one year.
While ford bested the italians with the gt40 mark ii in 1966 this time it fielded an all new car. The 1966 24 hours of le mans was the 34th grand prix of endurance and took place on 18 and 19 june 1966. Henri pescarolo who went. Wynn s the automotive products technology company that has embraced the 24 hours of le mans as the international highlight of its 80th anniversary celebration this year unveiled today the livery of the no.
Ford stopped racing the gt in 2019 and we have no reason to believe it will return to le mans with something resembling the p1. 1965 24 hours of le mans. Foyt piloted a ford mark iv around the circuit de la sarthe for 24 brutal hours. Ford only hoped to win le mans not to go down in history as the perpetual holder of its all time performance records.
The 24 hours of le mans 24 heures du mans is the world s oldest sports car endurance race and one of the most famous and influential in motorsports history. It s currently preparing to tackle the 2020 edition of the baja. Ford motor company returned to le mans for a rematch with ferrari in 1967. Ford lucked into that distinction when the organizers of the 24 hour race.
The overall winners of all events since 1923 are listed here. It was also the debut le mans start for two significant drivers. It was also the seventh round of the 1966 world sportscar championship season this was the first overall win at le mans for the ford gt40 as well as the first overall win for an american constructor. On the 50th anniversary of ford s 1966 win in 2016 rushbrook s team led ford to victory in the 24 hours of le mans gt class after an epic duel with a ferrari 488.
Dan gurney and a j. The race has been run every year since its inception with the exception of 1936 when the race was not run due to worker strikes and 1940 to 1948 due to world war ii. It has been more than 50 years since the ford gt40 mk.
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