VIDEO. Ford GT. Ten years young

Hard as it is to believe, this year the Ford GT turns ten years old. Somehow an entire decade has rolled past since we were blown out of our respective chairs by the sound of a furious (and Ferrari-baiting) supercharged V8 packing 650bhp. Few denied the then-newboy was a hell of a way to celebrate the legendary, Le… » 4/09/14 7:48am 4/09/14 7:48am

Watch How This Team Got A Ford GT To Do 278 MPH At The Texas Mile

265.2 MPH in a Russian Lamborghini Gallardo? Please, that's so yesterday. The new king on the field is a 2,000 hp Ford GT, the same car that set Hennessey's previous record. After the announcement on Monday, the team sent us a new video showing more of how they've done it. » 10/30/13 2:20pm 10/30/13 2:20pm

Watch A 2,000 HP Ford GT Destroy The Old Texas Mile Record At 278 MPH

Twice a year down in Beeville, Texas, the craziest and bravest power mongers in America get together for the celebration of speed that is the Texas Mile. For the last few years the twin-turbo Hennessey Ford GT dominated the speed records there — until this weekend, when a new GT obliterated the old record. » 10/28/13 3:00pm 10/28/13 3:00pm

This Test Of The Ford GT40, GT70 And GT Is A Celebration Of Speed

If one were to assemble the greatest Fords in one place, then surely such an extravaganza would include the original Ford GT40 and its modern-day successor, the Ford GT. That's exactly what our crazy British friends at XCAR did recently, and they brought a surprise friend along for fun. » 10/15/13 4:33pm 10/15/13 4:33pm

Ford GT Designer Camilo Pardo Would Love Another Crack At The GT90

That photo above is Camilo Pardo parking his fifth Ford GT at a Detroit car show last weekend. Before judging the show, I pulled him aside to ask a few questions about how the GT came together. » 9/26/13 3:40pm 9/26/13 3:40pm

The Amazing History Of Ford's Greatest Supercar

It's been six years since Ford stopped making the GT, and forty four since they last won at Le Mans with a car so low most of us wouldn't even fit in it. The original British-American GT40 racecar was good enough to kick Ferrari's ass thanks to Carroll Shelby's ideas, while the modern version was not only a brave… » 1/21/13 12:30pm 1/21/13 12:30pm

Hennessey Ford GT Hits 263.3 MPH At The Texas Mile, Sets A New Record

Now that the weather has cooled off considerably down here in Texas, it's that time of year where we Texans get together and do what we do best: drive insanely overpowered cars extremely fast in a straight line. » 10/27/12 9:30am 10/27/12 9:30am