The French subsidiary of Ford has presented the collection Le Mans Classic of Focus RS, which consists of five models, each dedicated to a Blue Oval car that triumphed at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, with the exception of copy livery white/blue dedicated to Capri 2600 RS that won the ’72 tourism championship.
The other four Ford Focus RS are dedicated to 60′s GT40 Shelby Mk II that had the black livery with gold stripes running lengthwise, the GT40 Shelby Mk IV ’67 red with white longitudinal bands, the GT40 Mk II B had the white with blue longitudinal stripes edged red and the legendary GT40 Mk I – from the distinctive blue and orange body – that won the ’68 and ’69 editions of the French endurance race.
Each of the five copies is equipped with RS package or with the RS Technology package. RS package is the rear-Recaro seats, parking assist system, heated windshield, power system and Keyless Access. RS Technology package consists of a DVD navigation system with touchscreen and reverse room, perimeter alarm system, tire pressure monitoring and an audio system with eight speakers and Bluetooth for wireless connection.
All five special models Ford Focus RS Le Mans Classic attending the Le Mans Classic event in July and will be led onto the track a few special guests of Ford brand, then will go on sale. Each copy is unique, and they will be offered with an exclusive line of accessories such as watch the Le Mans Classic. This watch will be produced in only 600 copies.The price of these copies was not disclosed, but we expect it to be not much higher than that of a fully equipped Focus RS.
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