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Ford Illuminates Headquarters to Celebrate Ford GT Historic Victory at Le Mans

Fifty years ago, the Ford GT 40 racing team finished 1-2-3 at the Le Mans 24 Hours the biggest global stage in motorsports.  In June, 50 years to the day, Ford did it again – winning the Le Mans 24 Hours with Ford Chip Ganassi Racing with the Ford GT, and another Ford GT finishing third.

To commemorate the Ford GT victory, the company illuminated the World Headquarters building in Dearborn with the message “GT Wins at LeMans.” 

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