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2021 Ford GT Heritage Edition honors a retro race car

A lovely tribute to the GT40's first victory.

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Here's the latest special Ford GT: the Heritage Edition.

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This one takes cues from the 1966 Ford GT40 that won the automaker's first endurance race.

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The 1966 Daytona 24 Hour Continental race was a victory for Ford -- its first victory with the race car built to take down Ferrari.

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Ford decided to honor that victory with a design echoing the original race car.

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Red asymmetrical stripes cover the car along with black graphics to create a contrast.

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The wheels are gold and super-awesome.

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A separate upgrade package will add more exposed carbon fiber, should you wish it.

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The hood alone is already all exposed carbon fiber.

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It's a wonderful tribute.

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Keep clicking or scrolling to see more of the Heritage Edition and photos of the new GT Studio Collection!

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