This Le Mans-raced Ford GT Competition protoype roadster could hit $7M


The story of the Ford GT40 is the stuff of legend. The true, non-mythical kind. An icon both on and off the track, the car’s dominance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans—where it won four consecutive races from 1966–69 after Henry Ford II declared war on Ferrari—continues to resonate today at concours and at auction, where sales have soared as high as $11 million.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/01/04/le-mans-raced-ford-gt-competition-protoype-roadster-auction-preview


Who says the GT40 Roadster has no “major competition successes”? He obviously doesn’t know what he is talking about since one of these cars won Sebring in 1966, entered by Shelby American & driven by Ken Miles & Lloyd Ruby.