Ford GT40 MK IV n.1 winner 24 Hours of Le Mans 1967 with Foyt and Gurney

FORD GT40 MK IV n.1

HISTORY

The Ford GT40 MK IV n.1 is the car winner of the 24 Hours of the Le Mans of the 1967. the manufacturer american after the victory dell’anno before with the Ford GT40 MK II, trying of repeat the success bringing in competition the new version mk iv very more light and with a aerodynamics more aggressive. The Ferrari trying of face the colossus of detroit with the Ferrari 330 P4 wherewith debuttato and won the 24 hours of daytona of the 1967.

Foyt and Gurney won the 1967 Le Mans 24 Hours with the Ford GT40 MK IV No. 1, imposing a very high race pace by breaking the record of kilometers traveled in the race. Seconds with a detachment of four rounds on Ferrari 330 P4 n.21 of Scarfiotti and Parkes of the team official, while to third place the Ferrari 330 P4 n.24 of Mairesse and Blatan of the team Ecurie Nationale Belge with detachment of eleven rounds.

CHASSIS

Ford GT40 MK IV
Coque acier
Length: 4340 mm
Width: 1780 mm
Height: 980 mm
Brakes: Ventilated steel discs
Tyres: Goodyear

ENGINE

Ford 6982 cc 90° V8
Power: 390 kW
Drive Type: Rear wheel drive.
Transmission: Ford four speed manual
Differential: Rear differential lock
Tank Capacity: 156 lt
Fuel Type: Petrol

RESULT

Winner 24 hours of Le Mans 1967 with drivers A.J.Foyt, Dan Gurney

Posted in DRAWS 24 HOURS OF LE MANS.

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