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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13 hours ago

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Ford Vs Ferrari! The Ferrari lads checking out our GT40 at Silverstone during Motorsport days live. Pretty apt given the film is out on Friday! .
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Ford Vs Ferrari! The Ferrari lads checking out our GT40 at Silverstone during Motorsport days live. Pretty apt given the film is out on Friday! .
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3 days ago

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Our MKII taking pride of place on the @motorsport1924 stand. Great to have both movie cars on the stand the month the movie feature is out! .
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Our MKII taking pride of place on the @motorsport1924 stand. Great to have both movie cars on the stand the month the movie feature is out! .
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6 days ago

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2 of our cars in pride of place on the @motorsport1924 Motorsport magazine stand in Hall 1 at the NEC for the Classic Motor Show. Huge thanks to the owner of the MKII GT40 for letting us borrow the car for the weekend. Great to have both the cars available for the 'Le Mans '66' film edition of the magazine as it was our range of cars used in the film! ... See MoreSee Less

2 of our cars in pride of place on the @motorsport1924 Motorsport magazine stand in Hall 1 at the NEC for the Classic Motor Show. Huge thanks to the owner of the MKII GT40 for letting us borrow the car for the weekend. Great to have both the cars available for the Le Mans 66 film edition of the magazine as it was our range of cars used in the film!

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That's great - I've just finished this artwork of the same car!! IanC

Have a great show guys (y)

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1 week ago

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The cast from @fordvferrari arriving in style in our @superformancellc Cobras at the Red Carpet premier in Hollywood last night!

Cool stuff!!! We are the UK agents for these cars. Contact us for full details.
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I like movies where cars are the stars!

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1 week ago

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1 week ago

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The team at @motorsportdays live at Silverstone alongside our GT40. What a great event. Getting hads on with the cars is what it is all about. Really grateful for our team coming to help and support. And to our clients and potential clients who drive the car well and got to experience our cars on track. Maybe we should start doing more trackday experiences for people to try our cars...watch this space.
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The team at @motorsportdays live at Silverstone alongside our GT40. What a great event. Getting hads on with the cars is what it is all about. Really grateful for our team coming to help and support. And to our clients and potential clients who drive the car well and got to experience our cars on track. Maybe we should start doing more trackday experiences for people to try our cars...watch this space. 
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Had a great day with you on Saturday, thanks again to you all for letting me get behind the wheel. I'm still not sure if my drive was the highlight of my day, or being chauffeured round in the passenger seat by Ollie! 👍

Always up for joining you on track...

My uncle was speaking to you at the show and he said you have an FIA HTP car in build.... would be interested in hearing more. Andy

fab photo!!

Nigel - as always; you’re looking great!

They look good on track

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2 weeks ago

Le Mans Coupes

A nice view today! On track in one of our clients #shelbydaytonacobra following our demo #gt40. Come say hi at @motorsportdays live tomorrow @silverstonecircuit they are even playing the @englandrugby #WorldCupFinal on a big screen. Come on England (although our cars are factory produced in South Africa so maybe we should not cheer too loud!)
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A nice view today! On track in one of our clients #shelbydaytonacobra following our demo #GT40. Come say hi at @motorsportdays live tomorrow @silverstonecircuit they are even playing the @englandrugby #worldcupfinal on a big screen. Come on England (although our cars are factory produced in South Africa so maybe we should not cheer too loud!) 
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We didn't see the back end of Nigels GT40 for very long... Until it lapped us... 😂🤔 Great day enjoyed it and thanks again for the invite...

I remember the day we all went to Silverstone! www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNHt-SerAHg

2 weeks ago

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First track session done in the GT40. Nice and wet but great fun. Come see us in Garage 29. We have a GT40, Superformance MKII and MKIII and a client's Shelby Daytona Cobra!
Dream come true driving a GT40 at @silverstonecircuit. Sorry @adamchristo, overtook an AMG GTS!! 😋
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First track session done in the GT40. Nice and wet but great fun. Come see us in Garage 29. We have a GT40, Superformance MKII and MKIII and a clients Shelby Daytona Cobra!
Dream come true driving a GT40 at @silverstonecircuit. Sorry @adamchristo, overtook an AMG GTS!! 😋 
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You're having way too much fun Nigel 🙂

Look forward to seeing you tomorrow! 👍

2 weeks ago

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The car park of dreams.
Photo credit Jacques Letihon. Lovely shot of our GT40 at the @spasixhours
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The car park of dreams.
Photo credit Jacques Letihon. Lovely shot of our GT40 at the @spasixhours
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