CONTINUATION GT40 CAR FOR SALE MK1 + MK2 - Le Mans Coupes
Le Mans Coupes. GT40

A QUALITY RE-CREATION OF THE ORIGINAL FORD GT40 THAT BEAT FERRARI

Famously sweeping the top three positions in the grueling 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1966 and again in 1967 with the GT40 MKIV. In 1968 and 1969, GT40 MKI number 1075 became the only race car to win Le Mans for two consecutive years.

In developing our exhilarating GT40 continuation, our engineers went to great lengths to ensure authenticity. It is NOT a kit car or replica, it is a genuine continuation GT40. The Superformance GT40 MKI, MKII and GT40 R competition are numbered with the original GT40-P chassis numbers and are listed in the Shelby Car World Registry and official GT40 registry.

The GT40 continuation is built to exacting standards – in fact over two thirds of the parts in the rolling chassis are interchangeable with that of the original, including the ‘monocoque’ style chassis. The Superformance GT40 also boasts a pressed steel roof and beautifully finished body. Current models offered are the MKI and MKII which are available in right and left hand drive, as well as the GT40/R Competition. Add your choice of power (big or small block ) with a ZF/RBT transaxle, and prepare yourself for extreme satisfaction and the ultimate in styling.

A QUALITY RE-CREATION OF THE ORIGINAL FORD GT40 THAT BEAT FERRARI

Famously sweeping the top three positions in the grueling 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1966 and again in 1967 with the GT40 MKIV. In 1968 and 1969, GT40 MKI number 1075 became the only race car to win Le Mans for two consecutive years.

In developing our exhilarating GT40 continuation, our engineers went to great lengths to ensure authenticity. It is NOT a kit car or replica, it is a genuine continuation GT40. The Superformance GT40 MKI, MKII and GT40 R competition are numbered with the original GT40-P chassis numbers and are listed in the Shelby Car World Registry and official GT40 registry.

The GT40 continuation is built to exacting standards – in fact over two thirds of the parts in the rolling chassis are interchangeable with that of the original, including the ‘monocoque’ style chassis. The Superformance GT40 also boasts a pressed steel roof and beautifully finished body. Current models offered are the MKI and MKII which are available in right and left hand drive, as well as the GT40/R Competition. Add your choice of power (big or small block ) with a ZF/RBT transaxle, and prepare yourself for extreme satisfaction and the ultimate in styling.

CONTINUATION GT40 MKI/MKII FEATURES & SPECIFICATIONS

CONTINUATION GT40 MKI SPECIFICATIONS

  • Wheelbase: 95″
  • Length: 163″
  • Height: 40.5″
  • Width (over scoops): 70.5″
  • Track Front: 56″
  • Track Rear: 59″
  • Fuel Tank: 22.5 gallons
  • Front Wheels: 15×8
  • Rear Wheels: 15×10
  • Tires-Front 225/60 R15
  • Tires-Rear 275/60 R15
  • Chassis: ZE 50/50 zinc coated mildsteel steel(Electro Galvanized Steel)
  • Body: Pressed steel roof
  • Front Suspension: Independent with unequal length A-arms, Bilstein shocks with H&R springs, anti-roll bar
  • Rear Suspension: Independent with trailing arms, unequal length lateral arms, Bilstein shocks with H&R springs, anti-roll bar
  • Steering: Rack and pinion
  • Front Brakes: Vented disc, single caliper
  • Rear Brakes: Vented disc, single caliper
  • Exhaust system: Bundle of snakes, rear exit
  • Instrumentation: Smith gauges, 200mph tach
  • Interior: Motolita steering wheel, original style seats covered in Alcantara with silver rivets
  • Recommended Engine: Ford-based 289, 302, or 351W small block

CHASSIS:

The chassis is an exact replication of the original monococque unibody structure down to the press steel roof spider. The only departure is the use of electro-galvanized sheet steel in the construction. The chassis, at over 12,000 pounds per degree is stiffer than any other chassis on the market, and is made up of over 244 laser cut and bent or pressed parts. 

BODY:

Pressed steel roof and beautifully finished body. 

FRONT & REAR SUSPENSION:

The suspension features the original race car lay out. So original are the GT40 continuation models that two thirds or the parts are interchangeable with an original. Bilstein shocks with H&R springs. 

ENGINE and TRANSMISSION:

The recommended power source is a specially prepared Roush engine with a Quaife RFQ 5-speed transaxle.  Owners also have the option to fit a Ford-based 289 – 427cu.in injected engine including the new 5.0 Coyote unit. 

PLEASE NOTE:

You are able to purchase a car as a rolling chassis less engine and transaxle or as a complete on the road unit. 

Standard Equipment MKI

  • A complete factory assembled rolling chassis
  • Show quality PPG paint finishes with many standard colours
  • Fully independent front and rear suspension
  • Bilstein® coil over progressive shocks with H&R Springs®
  • Four-wheel vented disc brakes, Wilwood calipers
  • Aluminium radiator/oil cooler with dual electric fans
  • Original style steel monocoque chassis
  • Pressed steel roof
  • Original style suspension
  • Right and Left-hand drive models available
  • Right hand sill mounted gear change
  • handbrake located in center of tunnel
  • Included in latest Shelby World Registry
  • Original style seats with silver rivets
  • High capacity air-conditioner
  • Oil cooler and braided lines

Dealer Installed Options

  • Open crate air intake
  • Lower/wider front fenders
  • Smoother body lines
  • BRM or Halibrand style wheels
  • Inverted side air scoops
  • Double scoop hood insert
  • Accommodates small block engine (includes molded engine cover)
  • Built in rear spoiler
  • Available in Heritage color patterns
  • *GT40 MKI Heritage uses single hood scoop insert*
  • Gurney bubble optional
  • Centre shift available 
  • Trackday silencer
  • Ohlin Shock absorbers
  • Wortec 6pot cross drilled and ventilated discs

CONTINUATION GT40 MKII SPECIFICATIONS

  • Wheelbase: 95″
  • Length: 163″
  • Height: 40.5″
  • Width (over scoops): 70.5″
  • Track Front: 56″
  • Track Rear: 59″
  • Fuel Tank: 22.5 gallons
  • Front Wheels: 15×8
  • Rear Wheels: 15×10
  • Tires-Front 225/60 R15
  • Tires-Rear 275/60 R15
  • Chassis: ZE 50/50 zinc coated mildsteel steel(Electro Galvanized Steel)
  • Body: Pressed steel roof
  • Front Suspension: Independent with unequal length A-arms, Bilstein shocks with H&R springs, anti-roll bar
  • Rear Suspension: Independent with trailing arms, unequal length lateral arms, Bilstein shocks with H&R springs, anti-roll bar
  • Steering: Rack and pinion
  • Front Brakes: Vented disc, single caliper
  • Rear Brakes: Vented disc, single caliper
  • Exhaust system: Bundle of snakes, rear exit
  • Instrumentation: Smith gauges, 200mph tach
  • Interior: Motolita steering wheel, original style seats covered in Alcantara with silver rivets
  • Recommended Engine: Ford-based 289 – 427 Cubic Inches

CHASSIS:
The chassis is an exact replication of the original monococque unibody structure down to the press steel roof spider. The only departure is the use of electro-galvanized sheet steel in the construction. The chassis, at over 12,000 pounds per degree is stiffer than any other chassis on the market and is made up of over 244 laser cut and bent or pressed parts. 

BODY:
Pressed steel roof and beautifully finished body. 

FRONT & REAR SUSPENSION:
The suspension features the original race car lay out. So original are the GT40 continuation models that two thirds or the parts are interchangeable with an original. Bilstein shocks with H&R springs. 

The recommended power source is a specially prepared Roush engine with a Quaife RFQ 5-speed transaxle.  Owners also have the option to fit a Ford-based 289 – 427cu.in injected engine including the new 5.0 Coyote unit. 

Standard Equipment MKII

  • A complete factory assembled rolling chassis
  • Show quality PPG paint finishes with many standard colors
  • Fully independent front and rear suspension
  • Bilstein® coil over progressive shocks with H&R Springs®
  • Four-wheel vented disc brakes, Wilwood calipers
  • Aluminum radiator/oil cooler with dual electric fans
  • Original style steel monocoque chassis
  • Pressed steel roof
  • Original style suspension
  • Right and left-hand drive models available
  • Sill mounted gear shift
  • handbrake located in centre of tunnel
  • Included in latest Shelby World Registry
  • Original style seats with silver rivets
  • High capacity air-conditioner
  • Oil cooler and braided lines

Dealer Installed Options 

  • Centre engine scoop
  • Double brake lights
  • Bolt on adjustable spoiler
  • BRM or Halibrand style wheels
  • Aggressive snorkels
  • Single scoop hood insert

CONTINUATION GT40 MKI/MKII FEATURES & SPECIFICATIONS

CONTINUATION GT40 MKI SPECIFICATIONS

  • Wheelbase: 95″
  • Length: 163″
  • Height: 40.5″
  • Width (over scoops): 70.5″
  • Track Front: 56″
  • Track Rear: 59″
  • Fuel Tank: 22.5 gallons
  • Front Wheels: 15×8
  • Rear Wheels: 15×10
  • Tires-Front 225/60 R15
  • Tires-Rear 275/60 R15
  • Chassis: ZE 50/50 zinc coated mildsteel steel(Electro Galvanized Steel)
  • Body: Pressed steel roof
  • Front Suspension: Independent with unequal length A-arms, Bilstein shocks with H&R springs, anti-roll bar
  • Rear Suspension: Independent with trailing arms, unequal length lateral arms, Bilstein shocks with H&R springs, anti-roll bar
  • Steering: Rack and pinion
  • Front Brakes: Vented disc, single caliper
  • Rear Brakes: Vented disc, single caliper
  • Exhaust system: Bundle of snakes, rear exit
  • Instrumentation: Smith gauges, 200mph tach
  • Interior: Motolita steering wheel, original style seats covered in Alcantara with silver rivets
  • Recommended Engine: Ford-based 289, 302, or 351W small block

CHASSIS:

The chassis is an exact replication of the original monococque unibody structure down to the press steel roof spider. The only departure is the use of electro-galvanized sheet steel in the construction. The chassis, at over 12,000 pounds per degree is stiffer than any other chassis on the market, and is made up of over 244 laser cut and bent or pressed parts. 

BODY:

Pressed steel roof and beautifully finished body. 

FRONT & REAR SUSPENSION:

The suspension features the original race car lay out. So original are the GT40 continuation models that two thirds or the parts are interchangeable with an original. Bilstein shocks with H&R springs. 

ENGINE and TRANSMISSION:

The recommended power source is a specially prepared Roush engine with a Quaife RFQ 5-speed transaxle.  Owners also have the option to fit a Ford-based 289 – 427cu.in injected engine including the new 5.0 Coyote unit. 

PLEASE NOTE:

You are able to purchase a car as a rolling chassis less engine and transaxle or as a complete on the road unit. 

Standard Equipment MKI

  • A complete factory assembled rolling chassis
  • Show quality PPG paint finishes with many standard colours
  • Fully independent front and rear suspension
  • Bilstein® coil over progressive shocks with H&R Springs®
  • Four-wheel vented disc brakes, Wilwood calipers
  • Aluminium radiator/oil cooler with dual electric fans
  • Original style steel monocoque chassis
  • Pressed steel roof
  • Original style suspension
  • Right and Left-hand drive models available
  • Right hand sill mounted gear change
  • handbrake located in center of tunnel
  • Included in latest Shelby World Registry
  • Original style seats with silver rivets
  • High capacity air-conditioner
  • Oil cooler and braided lines

Dealer Installed Options

  • Open crate air intake
  • Lower/wider front fenders
  • Smoother body lines
  • BRM or Halibrand style wheels
  • Inverted side air scoops
  • Double scoop hood insert
  • Accommodates small block engine (includes molded engine cover)
  • Built in rear spoiler
  • Available in Heritage color patterns
  • *GT40 MKI Heritage uses single hood scoop insert*
  • Gurney bubble optional
  • Centre shift available 
  • Trackday silencer
  • Ohlin Shock absorbers
  • Wortec 6pot cross drilled and ventilated discs

CONTINUATION GT40 MKII SPECIFICATIONS

  • Wheelbase: 95″
  • Length: 163″
  • Height: 40.5″
  • Width (over scoops): 70.5″
  • Track Front: 56″
  • Track Rear: 59″
  • Fuel Tank: 22.5 gallons
  • Front Wheels: 15×8
  • Rear Wheels: 15×10
  • Tires-Front 225/60 R15
  • Tires-Rear 275/60 R15
  • Chassis: ZE 50/50 zinc coated mildsteel steel(Electro Galvanized Steel)
  • Body: Pressed steel roof
  • Front Suspension: Independent with unequal length A-arms, Bilstein shocks with H&R springs, anti-roll bar
  • Rear Suspension: Independent with trailing arms, unequal length lateral arms, Bilstein shocks with H&R springs, anti-roll bar
  • Steering: Rack and pinion
  • Front Brakes: Vented disc, single caliper
  • Rear Brakes: Vented disc, single caliper
  • Exhaust system: Bundle of snakes, rear exit
  • Instrumentation: Smith gauges, 200mph tach
  • Interior: Motolita steering wheel, original style seats covered in Alcantara with silver rivets
  • Recommended Engine: Ford-based 289 – 427 Cubic Inches

CHASSIS:
The chassis is an exact replication of the original monococque unibody structure down to the press steel roof spider. The only departure is the use of electro-galvanized sheet steel in the construction. The chassis, at over 12,000 pounds per degree is stiffer than any other chassis on the market and is made up of over 244 laser cut and bent or pressed parts. 

BODY:
Pressed steel roof and beautifully finished body. 

FRONT & REAR SUSPENSION:
The suspension features the original race car lay out. So original are the GT40 continuation models that two thirds or the parts are interchangeable with an original. Bilstein shocks with H&R springs. 

The recommended power source is a specially prepared Roush engine with a Quaife RFQ 5-speed transaxle.  Owners also have the option to fit a Ford-based 289 – 427cu.in injected engine including the new 5.0 Coyote unit. 

Standard Equipment MKII

  • A complete factory assembled rolling chassis
  • Show quality PPG paint finishes with many standard colors
  • Fully independent front and rear suspension
  • Bilstein® coil over progressive shocks with H&R Springs®
  • Four-wheel vented disc brakes, Wilwood calipers
  • Aluminum radiator/oil cooler with dual electric fans
  • Original style steel monocoque chassis
  • Pressed steel roof
  • Original style suspension
  • Right and left-hand drive models available
  • Sill mounted gear shift
  • handbrake located in centre of tunnel
  • Included in latest Shelby World Registry
  • Original style seats with silver rivets
  • High capacity air-conditioner
  • Oil cooler and braided lines

Dealer Installed Options 

  • Centre engine scoop
  • Double brake lights
  • Bolt on adjustable spoiler
  • BRM or Halibrand style wheels
  • Aggressive snorkels
  • Single scoop hood insert

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11 hours ago

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Lovely bit of brake detail by @wilwooddiscbrakes for our GT40s. ... See MoreSee Less

Lovely bit of brake detail by @wilwooddiscbrakes for our GT40s.

3 days ago

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Ford or Chevy power? What would you choose?
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Photo from @superformancellc profile. As the UK agents for Superformance, any car you like there, we can build for the UK market
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Ford or Chevy power? What would you choose? 
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Photo from @superformancellc profile. As the UK agents for Superformance, any car you like there, we can build for the UK market

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How about the 1963 Pontiac Tempest that beat all the Corvettes and Ferrari 250 GTOs at Daytona?

The Grand Sport is a great car, but i would choose the Cobra. Because it‘s my dreamcar since i was a little boy😍

Why choose!!!!!

Lu Do !

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4 days ago

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Had the owner of this epic Gulf GT40 down to see his car for the first time today after an extended wait due to Covid and the lockdown. Great to see him and his wife again and a real pleasure showing the car in the flesh.

Want to see your car in the flesh for the first time...give us a call and we can help with your order.
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Had the owner of this epic Gulf GT40 down to see his car for the first time today after an extended wait due to Covid and the lockdown. Great to see him and his wife again and a real pleasure showing the car in the flesh.  Want to see your car in the flesh for the first time...give us a call and we can help with your order.Image attachment

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Looking awesome Le Mans Coupes , I think that might be coming to our Goodwood circuit day in August if it's ready in time 🤔

1 week ago

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A little bit excited about this one. New demo unit running a 427ci engine with 501bhp, 535tq. Should plod on nicely. Engines due to arrive in the next few days 🤓 ... See MoreSee Less

A little bit excited about this one. New demo unit running a 427ci engine with 501bhp, 535tq. Should plod on nicely. Engines due to arrive in the next few days 🤓Image attachmentImage attachment

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Stunning !!

Le Mans Coupes - Oliver, I don't think I need to say a word!

"BEAUTIFUL".....

Very nice

Beautiful Lock

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2 weeks ago

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Great article about our GT40s. Well worth a read.
@jethrobovingdon thank you for the kind words in your @officialevomagazine article. High praise and very much appreciated. Look forward to getting you out in our new demo car when it's all up and running.
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Great article about our GT40s. Well worth a read.
@jethrobovingdon thank you for the kind words in your @officialevomagazine article. High praise and very much appreciated. Look forward to getting you out in our new demo car when its all up and running.

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Great read ...... in anticipation!

2 weeks ago

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The only disadvantage of owning it is you don't get to follow it! What a 🍑.
Toolroom 1075 cars available in the UK exclusively through @lemanscoupes are FIA HTP eligible and carry GT40P/1000 series chassis numbers. Limited to 50 world wide. Contact us today for more information
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The only disadvantage of owning it is you dont get to follow it! What a 🍑. 
Toolroom 1075 cars available in the UK exclusively through @lemanscoupes are FIA HTP eligible and carry GT40P/1000 series chassis numbers. Limited to 50 world wide. Contact us today for more information

3 weeks ago

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And the full reveal... What are your thoughts?
We are beyond excited to get our RHD MKIII. ❤️
Photo credits to @iamted7 @superformancellc @hillbankusa
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Ashley Haywood I need this

I think my all time fave car is CSX2001 so as you can imagine i'm kinda well into this!!! Stunning!!

Lovely. Similar to mine.

Wow, that looks mega 👌

Gorgeous!

I WANT ONE 🙌

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3 weeks ago

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The Superformance MKIII is the only Cobra replica built under license from Carroll Shelby Licensing Inc.

When our demo car is here, come experience the power and build quality for yourself. All our cars are factory built to the highest standards and finished to your spec. Contact us today to find out more: oliver@lemanscoupes.com
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3 weeks ago

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A few more details shots by @ted7 of the LHD version of our new demo MKIII cobra. Ours will be RHD but customers can choose either option.
We love the details on this car and are very excited to have another demo car for you to test.
Full images coming this weekend
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3 weeks ago

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Next up on the production line. Huge gratitude to the owner for their patience as shipping was suspended due to lockdown. Cannot wait to get the build going.
All our cars arrive as a 'turn key minus' unit: fully painted, interior fitted, plumbing and wiring installed and suspension on ready for your choice of power plant and for us to build and registers or you can build your own. Contact oliver@lemanscoupes.com to find out more
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I think I recognise that car! Last seen on a ship somewhere off west Africa, heading north to Blighty! 😄

3 weeks ago

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Just placed an order for our next Demo Superformance MKIII. Will be revealing images over the coming days using photos from @iamted7 of a US spec car that straight away jumped out at us. It was sold by @hillbankusa @superformancellc
Ours will be RHD and likely have a Coyote engine. Watch this space.
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Just placed an order for our next Demo Superformance MKIII. Will be revealing images over the coming days using photos from @iamted7 of a US spec car that straight away jumped out at us. It was sold by @hillbankusa @superformancellc 
Ours will be RHD and likely have a Coyote engine. Watch this space.
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