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Mecum Auctions Mysterious 2017 Ford GT Sold For 1.65 Million Dollars

Ford GT #48 was sold Saturday at Mecum’s Indianapolis sale for an incredible 1.65 million dollars after a frenzied bidding war that progressed quite rapidly. Crossing the dais in under 2-minutes, the bidding started rapid fire in Mecum’s traditional livestock auction-style cattle rattle, and nearly as soon as it…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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John Cena’s Sales Agreement Never Blocked Him From Flipping His Ford GT: Lawsuit

On Tuesday, pro wrestler John Cena filed a motion to dismiss Ford’s lawsuit against him for reselling his one-of-500, $463,373 Ford GT before the 24-month no-resale period was over. While Ford has documents that Cena signed that say he agreed not to resell the car, Cena hopes to dismiss the lawsuit because he claims…Read more… […]

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IMSA Really Messed Up Their Balance Of Performance At Daytona This Weekend

It isn’t really news that we don’t enjoy discussing Balance of Performance in motorsport, but it’s become an integral part of the discussion, especially in endurance racing. BOP is effectively the means by which the series officials try to level the field on lap time; adding ballast, adjusting pit stop refueling…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Watch The New Ford GT Absolutely Destroy A Car And Driver Lightning Lap At VIR

The newest Ford GT has already achieved a nearly mythical status due to its wild looks, weird as hell aerodynamics and sheer exclusivity. It’s also no secret that it’s freaking fast: 647 horsepower out out of a twin-turbo V6 is not going to be lethargic. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The List Of America’s Worst-Selling Cars Of 2017 Is Sad On Multiple Levels

Car sales overall weren’t as stellar as they’ve been in the United States last year. Yet predictably, the best-sellers were comprised largely of a group of trucks, SUVs and crossovers. No surprises there. The worst-sellers, tragically, were a smattering of fun enthusiast cars, small cars and phased-out models.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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You Don’t Have To Apply To Ford To Buy This Ford GT

Were you sad and despondent that you didn’t get a chance to buy a Ford GT? I know some people were. Well, cheer up! Because you don’t have to wait for everyone’s Don’t Sell Your Ford GT For Two Years contract to expire anymore: There’s one headed for auction later this month.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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John Cena Is Being Sued By Ford For Reselling His New Ford GT

Remember how Ford hand-picked its buyers for the $450,000-plus Ford GT supercar? Wrestler John Cena was one of the 500 lucky ones who got one, but he quickly sold the car afterwards. Now Ford is taking him to court, as buyers were contractually obligated to keep the car for two years before selling it. Read […]

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Cars Battling For Third Crash Each Other Out, Then Kiss

The battle for third place at today’s WeatherTech Sports Car Championship got intense with just under 13 minutes left in the two-hour, 40-minute race at Virginia International Raceway. The No. 66 Ford GT and the No. 4 Corvette crashed each other battling it out for that sweet final podium spot. Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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The 2017 Ford GT Makes Most Supercars Look Soft

The 2017 Ford GT is, without question, a tremendous marvel of an exotic supercar, pushing the envelope in technology, performance, appearance, engineering, and cool features. It also shares its engine block with the Ford F-150 EcoBoost. This fact alone will cause many people—exotic car purists—to dismiss the GT as not…Read more… Continue Reading at http://gizmodo.com

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