Stunning 1966 Ford GT40 Mark II, #1 car 110 scale model by Exoto
Stunning 1966 Ford GT40 Mark II, #1 car 1:10 scale model by Exoto. Hand made to exacting specifications and details by Exoto. Limited production that has long been retired from manufacture. This amazing replica commemorates the #1 Ford GT40 Mark II created by Carroll Shelby for Ford to campaign in the 1966 24 Hour LeMans race specifically to beat out Ferrari. Driven by Ken Miles and Denny Hulme this car dominated the race and won along with the #2 and #3 Ford GT40 cars also competing. The just released Fox movie, FORD v. FERRARI with Matt Damon and Christian Bale immortalizes this #1 car demonstrating the grit and tenacity of driver Ken Miles and the persistence of Carroll Shelby to push to produce the car and win the race along with the #2 and #3 cars that all crossed the finish line at the same time. This particular example has been kept since new in a closed glass showcase and is essentially new. It is 16 3/4"L x 7" W x 4H and weighs approx. The quality of craftsmanship and impeccable attention to detail is evident in all aspects of this masterpiece. Te mirror like paint finish is complemented by a full set of stripes and number decals.
The side window vents open as does the fuel fill cap, doors, front hood and rear engine hatch. Scale Dzus clips are installed to secure the front hood and rear engine hatch.
In the spare tire compartment you will see real leather straps that secure the tire in place! Engine features a huge 4 barrel carburetor, tuned exhaust headers, braided fuel and brake lines and chrome valve covers. The interior carries the same level of detail with perforated cloth seats, racing seat belts with buckles, toggle switches, working shift lever, aluminum pedals and the battery situated in the passenger foot well. The carefully replicated knock off wheels feature a removable chrome spinner with a tool to remove it and Goodyear racing tires with realistic tread pattern. This out of production collectors model is an appreciating treasure for any discerning race fan!
All original packaging is included. Own a piece of automtive history along with the scale photo race track backdrop and an original movie poster from FORD v. You won;'t be disappointed! The item "Stunning 1966 Ford GT40 Mark II, #1 car 110 scale model by Exoto" is in sale since Friday, November 29, 2019. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Diecast & Toy Vehicles\Cars, Trucks & Vans\Contemporary Manufacture". The seller is "man-in-the-yellow-hat" and is located in Kettleby. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Vehicle Make: Ford
- Model: Ford GT40 Mark II
- Scale: 1:10
- Series: Exoto XS Collection
- Features: Limited Edition
- Vehicle Type: Car
- Vehicle Year: 1966
- Character Family: Cars
- Age Level: 17 Years & Up
- Brand: Exoto