The Ford Prototype being driven by Bruce McLaren in the BOAC 500 race of 1968. The car behind is Siffert's Porsche. The Ford did not complete the event, having stopped due to a broken driveshaft coupling.
1972 John Player Special Lotus 72 Cosworth Ford F1 Grand Prix Car. That is Emerson Fittipaldi driving possibly my favorite F1 car ever. I was at Watkins Glen in 1971 for the USGP and watched him drive the Red, Gold and White version painted model 72.
Mercedes-Benz T80 O motor foi concebido para funcionar com uma mistura de metanol (63%), benzeno (16%), etanol a 12%), acetona (4,4%), gasolina de aviação (2%), e éter (0,4%). Metanol / injecção de água foi utilizada para o arrefecimento de carga como um anti-détonant.
Shelby American cars at the 1965 Daytona 2000 Km. Bob Bondurant and Richie Ginther drove the #72 Shelby American Ford GT40 to a third place finish at Daytona in 1965. Ed Leslie and Allen Grant drove the #11 Shelby American Cobra Daytona Coupe to a sixth place finish The winning car was another Shelby GT40. This was the height of the Ford - Ferrari War and Shelby did an amazing job of turning the GT40 into a winner. Ford in Dearborn didn't do well with the early GT40's so they literally…