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Re: the 2015 FORD GT

Post  kim on January 12th 2015, 8:48 pm

They got Dan Gurney in the GT40.   They had to put a blister in the roof so his helmet would fit.  The GT was 44" high. If you want one bad enough.  Diet and or have the seat redone to drop you that extra 2".  There is about 4"of molded foam for a seat pan.

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Re: the 2015 FORD GT

Post  Lem Evans on January 12th 2015, 9:04 pm

the Coug wrote:I do know one thing I will buy a v8 and I will not care if it is Ford or Chevy, I really want a diesel but aint nobody buiding a good one yet so I when time comes will go back gas unless I can find another 7.3 in good shape... I will promise this I WILL NEVER OWN A ECOBOOST EVER, I will go Chevy before that happens....you tell the Bosses they lost a Diehard ford man I have owned one or many for at least 50 years.... I raced fords when they weren't Cool cuz I was Die hard   Now I just DGAF about fords new program

Coug....if you run out of 7.3s for your truck you could just incert a 427 side oiler in the deal. Wink

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Re: the 2015 FORD GT

Post  the Coug on January 12th 2015, 9:16 pm

Lem Evans wrote:
the Coug wrote:I do know one thing I will buy a v8 and I will not care if it is Ford or Chevy, I really want a diesel but aint nobody buiding a good one yet so I when time comes will go back gas unless I can find another 7.3 in good shape... I will promise this I WILL NEVER OWN A ECOBOOST EVER, I will go Chevy before that happens....you tell the Bosses they lost a Diehard ford man I have owned one or many for at least 50 years.... I raced fords when they weren't Cool cuz I was Die hard   Now I just DGAF about fords new program

Coug....if you run out of 7.3s for your truck you could just incert a 427 side oiler in the deal. Wink




got my Boss 9 and I know where there is a couple 427 cammers I could lay my hands on if need be,,,I have many BBF strokers here if need be to replace the 7.3 but more than likely I will just rebuild the one in the truck when the time comes....
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Re: the 2015 FORD GT

Post  Lem Evans on January 12th 2015, 9:58 pm

I never thought I'd get into the StreetOutlaw deal but, Schmitty and I have stock Eccoturd Explorers that would like to run any stock 5.0 L old school Explorers.


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Post  blown86hallet on January 12th 2015, 10:05 pm

Lem Evans wrote:I never thought I'd get into the StreetOutlaw deal but, Schmitty and I have stock Eccoturd Explorers that would like to run any stock 5.0 L old school Explorers.

 

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Re: the 2015 FORD GT

Post  blown86hallet on January 12th 2015, 10:06 pm

3.5L twin-turbo V6 EcoBoost engine. The specifications for the World Endurance Championship's LM GTE class give turbo engines a maximum 4.0L displacement. Coincidence? I think not.
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Post  Mustang-junky on January 12th 2015, 10:17 pm

Maybe they should offer a Twin turbo V8 option as a GT version of the GT. V6 base model, and the GT GT version a V8. Laughing

It does sound like ass. Maybe they could also put some speakers inside the center of those circular taillights to blast out some V8 noises.

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Post  cool40 on January 12th 2015, 10:30 pm

Its a POS.......normal every day working folk won't ever see one,or care. What a Face
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Post  blown86hallet on January 12th 2015, 10:41 pm

cool40 wrote:Its a POS.......normal every day working folk won't ever see one,or care. What a Face

most of the folks making negative comments about this car, can't afford one nor will ever see one.
So why make the negative comments?
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Post  richter69 on January 12th 2015, 10:51 pm

Dont say i didnt warn ya Curt.

Btw I couldnt afford a fender off that thing lol.
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Post  Lem Evans on January 12th 2015, 11:00 pm

richter69 wrote:Dont say i didnt warn ya Curt.

Btw I couldnt afford a fender off that thing lol.


"I never thought I'd get into the StreetOutlaw deal but, Schmitty and I have stock Eccoturd Explorers that would like to run any stock 5.0 L old school Explorers."

I hear Schmitty has lots of stacks..... Wink






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Post  Lem Evans on January 12th 2015, 11:04 pm

Curt wrote:I will say that I'm as Ford friendly as anyone out there and currently own 5 Fords (2 Lincolns) and a Lexus, but I could not have been more pissed when my $70k Platinum pick-up left me stranded because of a DEF problem.


I bet you you did not give $70,000 for that rig..... Razz

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Post  richter69 on January 12th 2015, 11:21 pm

ill stick a bottle on the old 4.6 explorer storm chase rig and take yalls money.........:-)
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Post  cool40 on January 12th 2015, 11:28 pm

blown86hallet wrote:
cool40 wrote:Its a POS.......normal every day working folk won't ever see one,or care. What a Face

most of the folks making negative comments about this car, can't afford one nor will ever see one.  
So why make the negative comments?
you catch on quick.... Razz  it sounds like shit but i do like the color!
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Post  schmitty on January 12th 2015, 11:59 pm

richter69 wrote:ill stick a bottle on the old 4.6 explorer storm chase rig and take yalls money.........:-)
Nobody said you get a hit on your rig. Straight up just like they left the line.
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Post  cool40 on January 13th 2015, 12:11 am

schmitty wrote:
richter69 wrote:ill stick a bottle on the old 4.6 explorer storm chase rig and take yalls money.........:-)
Nobody said you get a hit on your rig.  Straight up just like they left the line.
watch hErO... Suspect  he'll jump the light on you! Just ask the movie star with the truck.
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Post  richter69 on January 13th 2015, 12:16 am

schmitty wrote:
richter69 wrote:ill stick a bottle on the old 4.6 explorer storm chase rig and take yalls money.........:-)
Nobody said you get a hit on your rig. Straight up just like they left the line.

its just got 140,000 miles on it, tires wore out, so many hail dents it looks like a golfball....... Ill stick a couple of powerglides in the back to ballast it down.... sound fair?
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Re: the 2015 FORD GT

Post  schmitty on January 13th 2015, 12:16 am

He's been kicking TV star butt all over the place since I blessed the Grande.
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Post  richter69 on January 13th 2015, 12:18 am

Paul had his hands on it since you.......... :-)
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Post  schmitty on January 13th 2015, 12:19 am

richter69 wrote:
schmitty wrote:
richter69 wrote:ill stick a bottle on the old 4.6 explorer storm chase rig and take yalls money.........:-)
Nobody said you get a hit on your rig.  Straight up just like they left the line.

its just got 140,000 miles on it, tires wore out, so many hail dents it looks like a golfball....... Ill stick a couple of powerglides in the back to ballast it down.... sound fair?
Dents on a golf ball make it fly better, and everyone knows a glide is a race trans, still no hit.
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Post  richter69 on January 13th 2015, 12:20 am

so much for new technology
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Post  FalconEh on January 13th 2015, 12:35 am

Probably do not want to get azz handed from the older models, but the older ones were awesome, a blown 5.4 is a pretty capable beast in the right hands with the right adjustments. If the Blue Oval is willing to stick a six shooter in it I have to believe enough as a die hard fan that it will rock and roll all night. I hope I am not embarrassed by there choice but it should embarrass them more then me...in theory...oh and by the way doesn't Chip G wear a bowtie...FU&
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Post  dfree383 on January 13th 2015, 5:06 am

Lem Evans wrote:
richter69 wrote:Dont say i didnt warn ya Curt.

Btw I couldnt afford a fender off that thing lol.


"I never thought I'd get into the StreetOutlaw deal but, Schmitty and I have stock Eccoturd Explorers that would like to run any stock 5.0 L old school Explorers."

I hear Schmitty has lots of stacks..... Wink






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Re: the 2015 FORD GT

Post  Doug Rahn on January 13th 2015, 7:15 am

Granted, it doesn't sound that cool at idle and you can hear those turbo's spooling Cool , but that engine does have  some big balls and I would be willing to bet it sounds bad azz winding up through all 7 gears Twisted Evil .
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Post  Curt on January 13th 2015, 12:14 pm

Lem Evans wrote:


I bet you you did not give $70,000 for that rig..... Razz

True, but it has a $64,965 msrp and with 6.5% sales tax it would come to $69,187.73 + doc, license etc.. Ford says it's a $70,000 pick up. Not to mention the other options that are required to make it a real work truck. Fuel tank, gooseneck hitch, air bags, ladder rack, tool box, jotto desk, bed mat, radar detector.

Don't get me wrong, I like the truck, I just think it stinks that the government has mandated that I be stuck on the side of the road if there is a piss malfunction. Something that has nothing to do with the drivability of the vehicle.
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