The Galpin GTR1 has recently received its first ever video, which is showing it on display during the 2013 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.
After it was officially introduced at the Pebble Beach just a few days ago, the brand new Galpin GTR1 is entering our news once again, this time with the help of a video, released by the company. The footage posted below is showing the supercar on display at the automotive event, where it managed to attract quite a crowd. The Galpin GTR1 is a vehicle based on the Ford GT, coming with a handcrafted aluminum body, with LED infused headlights, a carbon fiber front lip spoiler and some other tweaks.
The Galpin GTR1 is riding on 20-inch aluminum wheels, wrapped in Pirelli P Zero Rosso tires. The cabin of the model has received a McIntosh sound system, leather upholstery and a machined aluminum instrument cluster. Power to the supercar is being provided by a 5.4 liter twin turbo V8 engine, which is producing a total output of 1,024 HP (763 kW) and 1,000 Nm of torque (739 lb-ft). The 0 to 60 mph (96 km/h) acceleration takes 3 seconds and top speed stands at 225 mph (362 km/h). Only 6 to 24 units of the model will be built and each one will cost 1M USD.
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