Saleen was responsible for putting together and assembling the Ford GT in its facility located in Troy, Michigan. Steve Saleen must have took pride in the work that he and his company had done or perhaps he just really enjoyed the type of car that it was – but he ended up owning one himself.
Only nine of these pre-production sports cars were built making them a true and rare treasure. So when we found one on eBay we jumped at the chance to check it out. There are a few things that set it apart from the production version. The 4.6 liter Mustang Cobra V8 engine was one of the big differences along with a very unique supercharger system that was made special for the car.
The bad news is that its pre-production status means it can’t be registered as a street legal vehicle,. Of course itâ€™s something great to look at.
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