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Ford GT Versus Ferrari Battle Continues at FIA WEC 6 Hours of Spa

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The 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship 6 Hours of Spa featured more wheel-to-wheel racing between rivals Ford and Ferrari. Ferrari took the spoils this time but the Ford GT’s will continue the next round of the FIA World Endurance Championship battle, at the most prestigious sportscar endurance race in the world, the 24 Hours of Le Mans June 17-18, 2017 in Le Mans, France.

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Ford GT Competition Series Aimed at Hardcore Track Enthusiasts

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“The Ford GT has racing in its blood,” says Raj Nair, Ford executive vice president, global product development, and chief technical officer. The Ford GT Competition Series is engineered to build on the car’s innovative lightweight and aerodynamic design.

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2017 Ford GT Sets Record at Calabogie in Canada

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In 2016 development testing, with all contenders track-prepped with new fluids, fresh tires and optimal suspension settings, in identical conditions and with the same driver behind the wheel, the 2017 Ford GT outpaced a McLaren 675LT and a Ferrari 458 Speciale at Calabogie Motorsports Park, which is about an hour west of Ottawa, Ontario. The 2017 Ford GT attained a top speed of 216 mph or 347 km/h, the fastest of any production Ford vehicle!

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IMSA Win for Ford GT at Canadian Tire Mo-sport Park

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Ford Chip Ganassi Racing earned its second win in two weeks behind a brilliant pit strategy and the strength of its Michelin tires. For the second race in a row, the No. 67 duo of Richard Westbrook and Ryan Briscoe stood atop the winners’ podium, this time at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park near Toronto. It’s their third win together and fourth overall for the team. Read more…