Auction house Barrett-Jackson has taken “the hammer” Ford GT Heritage Edition 66 for $ 1.5 million.
The first time was legally sold supekar Ford GT 2017 release. Recall that the manufacturer has imposed a ban on the sale of GT before the expiration of 2 years from the date of purchase. And now, at the end of this period, the first car let “the hammer”.
This particular instance refers to the special supercar limited edition, Heritage Edition 66. Auction house Barrett-Jackson was able to sell it for $ 1.5 million, is three times more than its original cost. It is worth saying that the car was the color of the body in the spirit of the legendary GT40, which won the first victory for the company in the race “24 hours of Le Mans.”
To say that Ford is quite jealous of its supercar GT. So, the buyer of the car must go through several interviews with the leadership of the brand. And later the client needs to sign a contract, stating that he would not resell it within 2 years from the date of purchase. Recall that in equipping the supercar has a 3.5 liter turbocharged V6 engine from the line of EcoBoost, which produces 655 HP and 745 Nm of maximum torque.