An outstanding Ford GTX1 full of history and goodies is set to appear on the auction floor Mecum Car Collector in Montery from August 23-25. Only 30 models of this car were manufactured in 2005, and the very rare No.24 will be up. Yes, it is based on the latest generation Ford GT.
What makes this gem a unique search for car collectors is this 2005 The Ford GTX1 is the only one with the color combination of black with gold strip and accents. In the end, it's even more rare, this car also has the larger suitcase that was only installed in three of the 30 cars that were built.
Besides the sweet paint job and more litter in the luggage, this car has many benefits. Powered by a 5.4L V-8, it merges it into a 6-step transaction, and the list of performance components includes:
– Stainless Steel Exhaust
– Adjustable Coilover shock
– Wildwood Brakes
– Twin Rotors
– Transaxle Cooling System
Other exterior elements this car holds are smoked headlights and tail lights, a carbon fiber splitter, diffuser and rockers. It is located on the Michelin Pilot Sport Radials with custom GTX1 alloy wheels that compliment the color scheme well. Interior features include Sparco racing seats, an aluminum card throw shifter, carbon fiber trim and gold accents. Finally, as a historical tie, you can find many autographs in racing and industrial characters like Carroll Shelby, Roger Penske, Henry Ford III and more.
Check this piece of story for yourself on the Mecum site by person on the auction floor in Montery.