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Old 8th May 2007, 10:24   #1
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Just as Jeremy comes to terms with swapping his Ford GT for a Lamborghini, along comes the Roush 600RE.
If this ain't the meanest looking supercar on the block, we don't know what is.
Developed at the Roush Technical Centre in Essex, the 600RE shows that Britain still knows how best to make a GT40 and that Essex boys just can't help themselves when it comes to tinkering with Fords.
Low, lithe and not a little scary, the 600RE has an uprated supercharger, tuned exhaust and must-have black-painted alloy wheels.
There's also tinted glass to keep the outside world guessing about who's inside and a plaque to let you know which of the limited run of 10 cars you're sitting in.
But you know what they say: you can take the supercar out of Essex, but not Essex out of the supercar...

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aahhh...i just love Ford GTs...what a design..breathtaking.. and having these nice little engine mods help
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waiting to see if saleen or livernois versions if they make it.
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Old 8th May 2007, 22:25   #4
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I dont mind this Ford GT, this is what i fell in love with, about 6-8 months back..awesome looking and powerful as hell beast(1500 rwhp = 1700 crank hp)..

Love the flames on it..

Check it out..

Ford GT Twin Turbo




Now this would bea car to own, I cant imagine how they would get that kind of power down to the ground, nothing short of drag radials would work..

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I dont mind this Ford GT, this is what i fell in love with, about 6-8 months back..awesome looking and powerful as hell beast(1500 rwhp = 1700 crank hp)..

Love the flames on it..

Check it out..

Ford GT Twin Turbo




Now this would bea car to own, I cant imagine how they would get that kind of power down to the ground, nothing short of drag radials would work..
huh hear about this some time back there were some videos of it on street fire but during the testing video it didn't have flames and all but had some thing around 700 bhp 1500 bhp thats amazing.
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it didn't have flames and all but had some thing around 700 bhp 1500 bhp thats amazing.
1500 BHP .. was it street legal???

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Wow!!! What a car!! 1500 HP ..who needs supersonic jets to experience G force... when we have the Ford GT?
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here are some of the videos:
joe's 1300+whp and 1000 + torrie's gt.

1300whp Twin Turbo Ford GT vs 1089whp Ford GT

800 odd bhp

Video - Twin Turbo Ford GT - IMV Films. Joe decides to take his exotic red Ford GT supercar to the next level. Twin GT35R turbos are installed, making around 830 horsepower.

some more video of it.
Video - JOES Twin Turbo Ford GT.
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Thumbs up Spotted in Delaware

Spotted this beauty on Monday, 3rd March 2008 at the Rest-stop off-I95, in Delaware, around 11.00am or so.

Was returning to my car when I spotted it.

Luckily had a camera on me - so whipped it out and took a few quick pictures - it was beginning to catch attention, so could only take so many pictures.

Enjoy!

ps. Ignore the date on the pictures - the camera's date is set to IST, not EST.
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Wow, its pretty sunny in Delaware. We are still sweeping snow here.
Thats a niceGT40 kit car, based on 80's firebird (the KITT car)
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Nice lookin GT40 (kit car?) Looks very well maintained and clean.

Would have looked hotter in red or black but nice nevertheless.
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I've always liked the Ford GT. Happened to see one in Houston long time ago.
Picture this..I'm in the 2nd lane (next to the fastest lane,ie). Doing 75mph. I see this GT on the 1st lane,getting bigger & bigger in my RVM, and the next thing I see..the guy flies past me at anything close to 100mph.
The guy had some guts to drive like that in the downtown area,at 4pm!
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I am sorry to say that, that is not a GT40 but a replica. The glass house looks like Camaro/trans am. But then since you actually thought it to be a GT40 the owners efforts are not in vain!!
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Which car is the Delhi GT40 replica based on?
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Red face replica!?

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Thats a niceGT40 kit car, based on 80's firebird (the KITT car)
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I am sorry to say that, that is not a GT40 but a replica.
Never occured to me that it'd be a replica - that's for you experts to work out.
If it fools a few more duffers like me, I wouldn't mind owning a replica .
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