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1966 No 98 Ford Gt40 Mk Ii Ken Miles Lloyd Ruby Ford Gt40

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Ford gt40 ken miles car. The car broke into pieces and burst into flames upon impact. The scene in question revolves around miles shelby and their team testing out the gt40 mkii only for the vehicle s brakes to fail and the car to catch fire very nearly killing miles in the process. Two months later he was killed test driving a ford j car at a california raceway. Shelby s first victory came on their maiden race with the ford program with ken miles and lloyd ruby taking a shelby american entered ford gt40 to victory in the daytona 2000 in february 1965.

These are the mysterious circumstances and conspiracy theories about his death that the movie left out. Chassis p1015 the original mkii ford gt40 that ken miles drove to near victory at the 1966 24 hours of le mans is a seriously valuable machine. Several years ago figures of around 8 million were thrown around but surely several years and all the buzz surrounding ford v ferrari will have bumped that number up. Ken miles 1966 24 hours of daytona winning ford gt40 mk ii the latest heritage edition car will pay tribute to ken miles no.

The fame for ken miles after ford s victory over ferrari at le mans 1966 was short lived. After the death of walt hansgen in a j car ford while testing at le mans in april the decision was made to shelve the j car and focus on the proven mk iis and little development was done for the rest of the 1966 world. Entered by shelby american the ford. Carroll shelby as anyone who s seen ford v ferrari can tell you went from creating and distributing the ac cobra to running the racing operations of the entire ford gt40 program.

The ford j car was intended to be the successor to the all conquering ford gt40 mk ii and despite reliability problems showed potential in the springtime le mans trials.

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