The 2022 mannequin yr is the final for Ford’s GT supercar, at the least for this technology, and it appears Ford has a couple of Heritage Version model coming.
The automaker in August introduced a GT Heritage Version honoring a number of the GT40 prototypes in-built 1964, which gave life to the GT40 program and the automotive’s illustrious racing profession.
We now have the primary particulars on a second GT Heritage Version coming, this one honoring Alan Mann Racing. Ford this week posted two photos of the GT Alan Mann Heritage Version on its Twitter account, revealing the signature crimson and gold hues that made up the livery on automobiles fielded by Alan Mann Racing.
Teaser for 2022 Ford GT Alan Mann Heritage Version
Alan Mann Racing was a British racing group that fielded Fords in varied occasions, together with the Monte Carlo Rally, Tour de France Vehicle, and naturally the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Crucially, the group helped developed a light-weight physique for the GT40, with two examples constructed and raced within the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans, although each ended up retiring.
The GT Heritage Editions sometimes function inside touches matching their exterior designs. They do not include any powertrain mods, although. This implies the GT Alan Mann Heritage Version must be powered by a 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V-6 good for 660 hp.
Manufacturing of the 2022 GT Heritage Version fashions begins in early 2022. Ford hasn’t mentioned what number of might be accessible, although earlier examples have numbered as excessive as 50 items. Observe, these automobiles do not improve the full run of 1,350 items Ford will construct for this technology of its GT supercar.