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SUPERFORMANCE 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.

SUPERFORMANCE GT40 50TH ANNIVERSARY

The 1969 season proved more challenging as competitor cars had become lighter and more powerful. The Le Mans race was the focal event of the season The GT40’s hoping for a fourth or fifth place finish.Over the winter there was a shuffling of drivers, as Jackie Ickx, now recovered from a broken leg, took over “GT40P/1075” and Jackie Oliver was brought in to match his speed. To start the race Ickx made a visual statement concerning safety. As all others sprinted across to be the first away, Ickx walked across the road. The other drivers also started without seat belts on. Consequently, P1075 was last away, but Ickx was well buckled up.

SUPERFORMANCE 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.

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SUPERFORMANCE GT40 50TH ANNIVERSARY

The 1969 season proved more challenging as competitor cars had become lighter and more powerful. The Le Mans race was the focal event of the season The GT40’s hoping for a fourth or fifth place finish.Over the winter there was a shuffling of drivers, as Jackie Ickx, now recovered from a broken leg, took over “GT40P/1075” and Jackie Oliver was brought in to match his speed. To start the race Ickx made a visual statement concerning safety. As all others sprinted across to be the first away, Ickx walked across the road. The other drivers also started without seat belts on. Consequently, P1075 was last away, but Ickx was well buckled up.

SUPERFORMANCE MK III

What makes the MKIII so much better than its competitors? It looks like an exact replica should. It is aesthetically and dimensionally correct. It is sure- footed, reliable and is as exciting as the great sport roadsters of the sixties.In the UK and Europe the car is available as a complete ‘turn-key’ car with a choice of engine and transmission (within our range).

Available in any colour, and fully road legal in the UK or as a track day / Race car.

You have a choice of the Roadster, 427 S/C and the MKIII R please contact us for more details.

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SUPERFORMANCE MK III

What makes the MKIII so much better than its competitors? It looks like an exact replica should. It is aesthetically and dimensionally correct. It is sure- footed, reliable and is as exciting as the great sport roadsters of the sixties.In the UK and Europe the car is available as a complete ‘turn-key’ car with a choice of engine and transmission (within our range).

Available in any colour, and fully road legal in the UK or as a track day / Race car.

You have a choice of the Roadster, 427 S/C and the MKIII R please contact us for more details.

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HIGH-TECH MKII

Designed to emulate the great Cobra 289 race cars from that nostalgic golden era of racing in the 1960s. The MKII FIA is the 1st licensed continuation of the original AC-derived 289 Cobra that first appeared in 1962 winning 5 races. Loyal to the original lines and proper nostalgic characteristics of the origianl 1962 Cobra FIA, this car is built for the heart-racing 289 motor and a more modern Tremec TKO transmission. The MKII FIA can be tracked or street driven.

Unlike most competitors, the MKII FIA is built on the successful Tojeiro-styled round tube chassis and features an authentic transverse leaf spring suspension to give owners an exceptionally authentic driving experience. Through our exclusive agreement with Carroll Shelby, the MKII FIA is a licensed Shelby.

HIGH-TECH MKII

Designed to emulate the great Cobra 289 race cars from that nostalgic golden era of racing in the 1960s. The MKII FIA is the 1st licensed continuation of the original AC-derived 289 Cobra that first appeared in 1962 winning 5 races. Loyal to the original lines and proper nostalgic characteristics of the origianl 1962 Cobra FIA, this car is built for the heart-racing 289 motor and a more modern Tremec TKO transmission. The MKII FIA can be tracked or street driven.

Unlike most competitors, the MKII FIA is built on the successful Tojeiro-styled round tube chassis and features an authentic transverse leaf spring suspension to give owners an exceptionally authentic driving experience. Through our exclusive agreement with Carroll Shelby, the MKII FIA is a licensed Shelby.

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SHELBY DAYTONA COBRA

The Shelby Daytona Cobra is not just a replica of the legendary championship winning ‘Daytona Coupe’ of 1965. It is a sophisticated high performance GT, the car that would have been built had the designers had the benefits of modern computer aided design, and not been constrained by the short deadlines and tight budgets typical of racing in the 1960s.

Peter Brock designed the original Daytona Coupe body in 1964. In all only six cars were built, each hand made and therefore unique.

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SHELBY DAYTONA COBRA

The Shelby Daytona Cobra is not just a replica of the legendary championship winning ‘Daytona Coupe’ of 1965. It is a sophisticated high performance GT, the car that would have been built had the designers had the benefits of modern computer aided design, and not been constrained by the short deadlines and tight budgets typical of racing in the 1960s.

Peter Brock designed the original Daytona Coupe body in 1964. In all only six cars were built, each hand made and therefore unique.

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CORVETTE GRAND SPORT

In 1962, with the blessing of Chevrolet’s senior management, Zora Arkus-Duntov initiated a program to create a competitive road racer based on the newly designed Corvette C-2 Stingray™.

Duntov’s objective was to use the element of surprise to unleash high horsepower, superior handling race cars to the international road racing community. He based his racer on the footprint of a street capable/legal car.

The Corvette Grand Sport racer eventually qualified as a GT production car within the realms governing international rules and regulations.

CORVETTE GRAND SPORT

In 1962, with the blessing of Chevrolet’s senior management, Zora Arkus-Duntov initiated a program to create a competitive road racer based on the newly designed Corvette C-2 Stingray™.

Duntov’s objective was to use the element of surprise to unleash high horsepower, superior handling race cars to the international road racing community. He based his racer on the footprint of a street capable/legal car.

The Corvette Grand Sport racer eventually qualified as a GT production car within the realms governing international rules and regulations.

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Sold: CSX9138 Shelby Daytona Cobra.

SOLD About this car: Le Mans Coupes Ltd are delighted to offer this low mileage Shelby Daytona Cobra CSX9138 to market, first registered in January 2016. […]

Sold: Superformance MKIII Custom Series

SOLD About this car: Le Mans Coupes Ltd are delighted to offer this low mileage Superformance MKIII to the market. First registered in January 2017 this […]

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  About this car: Le Mans Coupes Ltd, UK agents for Superformance, are delighted to offer this low mileage Continuation GT40 to the market. Originally delivered […]

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2 days ago

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I heard an extra gear in there 🤔

Go petty

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Funny thing is, at 180 your front tires start to lift.

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Rolling road for the MKII cobra today. ... See MoreSee Less

Rolling road for the MKII cobra today.

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What torque and rwhp ?

3 days ago

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@will_broadhead_photo capturing a MKI GT40 at Goodwood speed week. Contact us if you want to be on the grid at classic events like this. ... See MoreSee Less

@will_broadhead_photo capturing a MKI GT40 at Goodwood speed week. Contact us if you want to be on the grid at classic events like this.

2 weeks ago

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Want to take on some of the world's finest and most prestigious historic racing events? Superformance build GT40P/2000 series FIA HTP certified race cars. Contact Oliver@lemanscoupes.com for full information.
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Want to take on some of the worlds finest and most prestigious historic racing events? Superformance build GT40P/2000 series FIA HTP certified race cars. Contact Oliver@lemanscoupes.com for full information. 
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3 weeks ago

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Next week we say goodbye to our much loved GT40 as it goes to a new home. What a car this has been. Hope the new owner enjoys it as much as we have and has many happy memories and great experiences in it. To see more photos from this shoot, check out @jayson.fong 's profile. ... See MoreSee Less

Next week we say goodbye to our much loved GT40 as it goes to a new home. What a car this has been. Hope the new owner enjoys it as much as we have and has many happy memories and great experiences in it. To see more photos from this shoot, check out @jayson.fong s profile.Image attachment

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I'll shed a little tear!😉

Superb!

3 weeks ago

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New demo car coming on nicely. Went for the black ceramic coated headers this time. Looking good...will be awesome when complete. Contact us to book your test drive. ... See MoreSee Less

New demo car coming on nicely. Went for the black ceramic coated headers this time. Looking good...will be awesome when complete. Contact us to book your test drive.

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Oh err Mrs, looking good 😉

Nice touch Oliver!

4 weeks ago

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Client car in for service and MOT. We offer a full range of services for Superformance and other classic cars including sales, resale, service, repairs and maintenance. Contact Oliver@lemanscoupes.com for full information. ... See MoreSee Less

Client car in for service and MOT. We offer a full range of services for Superformance and other classic cars including sales, resale, service, repairs and maintenance. Contact Oliver@lemanscoupes.com for full information.

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Do you import these stunning Cobras from SA, or via the US ?

4 weeks ago

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Mean on 18! Modern or classic styling achievable with our MKIII cobras. Here is a client car at Silverstone for @motorsportdays live 2019. Hoping to have our new demo MKIII here for the 2020 event. ... See MoreSee Less

Mean on 18! Modern or classic styling achievable with our MKIII cobras. Here is a client car at Silverstone for @motorsportdays live 2019. Hoping to have our new demo MKIII here for the 2020 event.

1 month ago

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Winner winner. 1966 Le mans winning liveried MKII supplied by Le Mans Coupes. Order yours today. Contact Oliver@lemanscoupes.com for full information. ... See MoreSee Less

Winner winner. 1966 Le mans winning liveried MKII supplied by Le Mans Coupes. Order yours today. Contact Oliver@lemanscoupes.com for full information.

1 month ago

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2007 @officialevomagazine review of our first GT40. Did well against some stuff competition! ... See MoreSee Less

2007 @officialevomagazine review of our first GT40. Did well against some stuff competition!Image attachment

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Very well done and deserved!

2 months ago

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@caffeineandmachine photo of one of our clients Shelby Daytona cobra. Cool venue, cool car. ... See MoreSee Less

@caffeineandmachine photo of one of our clients Shelby Daytona cobra. Cool venue, cool car.

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Wow .... that looks so good in white! Actually, it could be sky-blue-pink and it would look great!

2 months ago

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Daytona or GT40? 🤔
Tough choices @lemanscoupes
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Daytona or GT40? 🤔
Tough choices @lemanscoupes
Reposted from @jayson.fong

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Daytona

Having driven your Daytona, I could only make an informed decision if I could say the same for the ‘40...😙

That would be the Daytona, please!

Daytona pls......👍

Gt40

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