The Driverâ€™s Perspective
The fourth installment of the Ford GT series looks at the race drivers
By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company
With the Ford GTâ€™s historic return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans on the 50th anniversary of the carâ€™s historic finish looming, Ford Performance is sharing a five-part documentary series, titled The Return, about the carâ€™s development and the fourth installment, titled The Driverâ€™s Perspective, hit the web today.
In the first Chapter, titled The Decision, Ford luminaries like Bill Ford and Raj Nair, gave us the background on the choice to revive the legendary GT. The next chapter, titled The Cutting Edge, Dave Pericak and the team discuss the challenges of simultaneously building a street car and a race car capable of competing with the best in the world. The third episode, titled Letâ€™s Race, detailed the supercarâ€™s racing debut at Daytona.
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