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What is this ? A real GT40 ?

Discussion in 'Detailing & Showroom' started by amenasce, Feb 8, 2004.

  1. amenasce

    amenasce Two Time F1 World Champ
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  2. Bill Sawyer

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    It's a Safir Mk V, a replica built by J. W. Automotive Engineering, not by Ford.
     
  3. amenasce

    amenasce Two Time F1 World Champ
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    Thats pretty expensive ! For 100 000 $ you can get a real one no ?
     
  4. F40

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    In your dreams, yes.
     
  5. amenasce

    amenasce Two Time F1 World Champ
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    I forgot to add "more" ...
     
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  7. Napolis

    Napolis Three Time F1 World Champ
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    Those aren't real either. Real one's ended with 1085.
     
  8. Bryan

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    Thanks. Should have realized that from the UK GT40 site.

    Why so $$$ then. Are they looking for a sucker like me?
     
  9. Napolis

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  10. steveirl

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    interested in the ford gt40?? CAV in south africa probably produce the best replica in the world their web is www.gt40cars.com
     
  11. amenasce

    amenasce Two Time F1 World Champ
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    Yes but with a kit car you cant participate in classic events such as the TDF , the LM classic , the Tour d Espana etc..
     
  12. Napolis

    Napolis Three Time F1 World Champ
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    They just filed for chap 11.
     
  13. steveirl

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    first i have heard, you referring to CAV or the US distributor??
     

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