2015 Galpin GTR1 is a super luxurious modification of Ford GT, redesigned by the Galpin Auto Sports. This American car dealer is mostly famous for its Galpin Car Garage that was featured in MTV’s ‘’Pimp My Ride’’ TV show, hosted by Xzibit. This time they did it with famous Ford GT. GT redesigned by Galpin debuted in 2013, when only few of these cars were made. It was presented in Pebbles Beach, on LA Auto Show in California. In year after another six cars came out of the Galpin garage, with possibility to make another 18 if needed. In 2015 model year we might see some more of these beauties that will come probably with some minor adjustments and upgrades, just to make them fresher.
2015 Ford Galpin GTR1
Body of the Galpin Ford GTR1 is made with cutting edge, ultra light technology, it contains carbon fibers and aluminum only and it is all hand-made. This model comes with full LED headlights, and it is little bit wider than regular Ford GT. It rolls on 20 inch alloy wheels dressed in top of the line Pirelli P-Zero tires.
Interior is not much different than the one we can see in Ford GT. Some luxurious details were added, like premium leather upholstery and aluminum central cluster, but everything is a little bit dry for such a famous car tuners. We simply expected more from those ‘’Pimp My Ride’’ geniuses. When it comes to hi-tech only thing that we can see in Galpin Ford GTR1, that isn’t available with ford GT, plus additional options is a McIntosh sound system.
Galpin Ford GTR1 top speed
When it comes to performance, this model really offers something different than other similar sports cars, and some really nice adjustments to the regular Ford GT model. This car is the only sports car in the world outside F1 racetrack that comes with carbon-carbon rotors used in brakes. Together with those there are carbon fiber disk brakes and six-piston calipers. When it comes to performance, there is almost no match to Galpin GTR1 wit its 5,4 liter turbocharged V8 engine that is able to produce fantastic 1,024 horsepower and 738 pound feet of torque. It needs only 3 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph and if you feed it with high octane fuel its performance increases respectively.
2015 Ford Galpin GTR1 price
Price for 2015 Ford Galpin GTR1 is more than a million dollars, but for those sports car enthusiasts that can afford this, this is going to be the biggest and the fastest treat they ever drove.