After 20 months of work, the restoration of P/1046, the 1966 Ford GT40 that won the 24 Hours of Le Mans is complete. We covered the exhaustive process a few months back, but now that things are complete, it's worth taking a look at the finished car. It is, after all, the first Ford to beat Ferrari at Le Mans. Starting in December 2014, Rare Drive and RK Motors invested nearly 4,000 man hours
Ford made waves yesterday when it drooped the performance and pricing details on the new Focus RS. Perhaps keen to keep the momentum going, the Blue Oval has launched the configurator for its new fire-breathing hot hatchback. As configurators go, this is a lot like the Ford's other build-your-own tools, only it's even more limited. The total list of options on the new Focus RS is quite light.
If you can't wait any longer for a powerful, off-road-ready aluminum F-150, then the 2016 Roush F-150 SC is your next truck. Roush has started shipping them to dealers, complete with 600-horsepower, 5.0-liter V8s and Fox suspension. Unlike the new 2017 Raptor, you can buy one of these today, and Roush even includes a warranty. To get the Coyote V8 to 600 hp and 557 pound-feet of torque, Roush
In case there was any doubt, Ford is taking the development of the second-generation SVT Raptor very, very seriously. The Blue Oval recently completed over 1,000 miles of testing in the boiling heat of the American southwest. Apparently, that mileage was accrued over a 66-mile route designed to mimic the torturous terrain encountered by racers in the Baja 1,000 off-road race. The prototypes,