Gulf Oil Ford GT's At The Indianapolis Motor Speedway

The illustrious Vintage Racer is as big a fan of the Gulf Oil livery as we are (and perhaps also as big a fan of the word livery). Being the generous fellow he is, he's shared with us some photos he took of Ford GT's done up like GT40's of old from Indianapolis last year. According to Vintage Racer, some of the lucky… » 1/10/08 12:45pm 1/10/08 12:45pm

Aston Martin To Revive Gulf Oil Livery For Le Mans

Thanks to the Gulf Oil Ford GT40 MKIs MKII historic triumph at the 1968 24 Hours of Le Mans we'll probably forever pay tribute to the light blue and orange colors. First it was the GT40 replicar paying homage and now, 40 years after the initial victory, the 2008 Aston Martin DBR9 will carry the Gulf Oil livery into… » 1/10/08 11:15am 1/10/08 11:15am

Auto Futura Recreates Modern GT40 in Gulf Oil Livery

This is retrofuturism done right. Besides the paint job, here's the important stuff: 500 hp at the crank, 2,305 pounds (about 1,000 kilos for you of the metric persuasion), designed to accept a bolt in roll cage and because of the "Gurney hump" helmeted driver's up to 6'4" can hoon about to their heart's content. No,… » 1/07/08 12:15pm 1/07/08 12:15pm