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Excellent Video, Car that Inspired the GT40

[FONT='Tahoma','sans-serif']A friend sent me this. One of the best Vintage Car videos I have seen. It was the Ferrari 250 GTOs success at LeMans and Henry Ford II's failed attempt to buy Ferrari (Enzo Ferrari backed out of a deal at the last minute) which led to the development of the original GT40. If Ford could not buy Ferrari, then he was determined to beat it on the track.

A former 250 GTO owner put together this wonderful short film on his experiences:

High res:

Low res: www.carandgarage.com/watch.php?v_id=1066

along with the following article:


He is also discussing his experiences:


Thought above would be of interest. Hope you enjoy
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