1965 Ford GT Competition Prototype Roadster 
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- Only 5 Roadsters were built by Ford Advanced Vehicles in England, 1 of 2 surviving examples today
- The only Roadster with Le Mans racing history
- Entered at Le Mans in 1965 by Ford of France with drivers Maurice Trintignant and Guy Ligier
- Shipped back to Shelby American with a work order to 'rebuild after Le Mans'
- Sent to Kar Kraft to be used as a development vehicle for the J-Car, Kar Kraft's automatic transmission, Ford's Weber-carburetor four-can Indy motor, various other engine configurations and brakes applications
- Acquired from Ford in 1968 by Dean Jeffries, who kept the car until 2013
- Featured in a 1983 video by Armour Production
- Professional restoration by Harley Cluxton III to concours standards in the original Le Mans livery
- 2nd in Class at the 2016 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, finished 2nd to the 1966 Le Mans Winner
- Currently equipped with the HiPo 289 gifted from Shelby to Jeffries
- The Ford 4-cam Indy engine is included
- Ownership history includes: Ford/Shelby, Dean Jeffries and Dana Mecum

Reference Number 582565

as of 8/21/2019

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Mecum - Monterey Auction  Contact  Location
Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa on Del Monte Golf Course 1 Old Golf Course Road  Phone  +1 262-275-5050  City  Monterey
Monterey, CA 93940  Fax  +1 262-275-3424  State  California
United States  Mobile    Country  United States United States
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Car 1965 Ford GT Competition Prototype Roadster
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