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Nobody Wants This Ford GT

Mecum Auctions sold a 2017 Ford GT for nearly $1.7 million in May, much to the distress of Ford and its buyer contract that, on paper, aimed to prevent quick resales. But rather than finding a true home at Mecum, this Ford GT found an expensive game of hot potato. It goes back to auction at the end of August.

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Ford Is Suing the Auction House That Resold a Ford GT

A mysterious Ford GT was able to cross the block for $1.2 million more than the car’s $450,000 MSRP at Mecum auctions in May of this year, despite the company aggressively enforcing anti-flipping provisions signed by all Ford GT buyers. Now, we know how that happened—Ford tried to block the sale, and now it’s seeking…

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Ford Global Design Director Chris Svensson Dies At 53

Chris Svensson, Ford’s global design director and a member of the team behind the stunning new Ford GT, lost his battle with cancer this past weekend at the age of 53.

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Ford Missed Its Production Target for the First Year of Building the Ford GT

One day, Ford will end up making 1,000 Ford GT supercars for a group of people handpicked from an application pool as worthy enough to spend $500,000 on the car in the first place. But those people may get the car later than expected, since Ford didn’t deliver GTs as quickly as planned its first year of production.

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The Noble M500 Concept Is A Fiberglass Supercar With A 550 HP Twin-Turbo EcoBoost V6

British sports car manufacturer Noble has been making one car, the M600, since 2010. But today, they just showed up to the Goodwood Festival of Speed with an all-new entry level concept, the Noble M500, which will reportedly come with a 550 horsepower twin-turbo EcoBoost V6.

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This 2005 Ford GT Is Sure To Dust The Competition

Have you ever wanted a Ford GT so, so badly, to the point that “drivability” is an optional feature and status as an actual “car” isn’t required? Then today, friends, your lucky day. Say hello to this lovely used 2005 Ford GT, which looks as much like a Ford GT as you do your profile picture on the internet.

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Mecum Auctions Mysterious 2017 Ford GT Sold For 1.65 Million Dollars

Ford GT #48 was sold Saturday at Mecum’s Indianapolis sale for an incredible 1.65 million dollars after a frenzied bidding war that progressed quite rapidly. Crossing the dais in under 2-minutes, the bidding started rapid fire in Mecum’s traditional livestock auction-style cattle rattle, and nearly as soon as it…

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Mecum Auctions Mysterious 2017 Ford GT Sold For $1.65 Million

Ford GT no. 48 was sold Saturday at Mecum’s Indianapolis sale for an incredible $1.65 million after a frenzied bidding war that progressed quite rapidly. Crossing the dais in under two minutes, the bidding started rapid fire in Mecum’s traditional livestock auction-style cattle rattle, and nearly as soon as it…

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This 2017 Ford GT Is Mysteriously Up For Auction And Ford Has Questions

A silver 2017 Ford GT with black racing stripes is on the front of the Mecum Auctions website as of this writing, with a “main attraction” banner across its photo. But that auction could be a breach of Ford’s customer agreement on the GT, which got pro wrestler John Cena into an ongoing Ford lawsuit last year.

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There Is Not Enough Money On Earth To Buy This Low-Mile 2005 Ford GT

When the Ford GT came out in 2005, Ford asked what seemed like an unthinkably-high $150,000 for the supercharged Ferrari-fighter. Lol. These cars have gotten so, so, so much more expensive since then.

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