View Full Version : Grand AM '05 car

11-20-2004, 01:27 PM
What car are the Grand Am teams(FORD) going to use next year?

BOC- Beau
11-20-2004, 01:49 PM
One of the Grand Am guys told me one time that their cars have to be updated to within 3 or 4 years(I can't remember exactly) of the current model. This being said, my vote is the old body for this coming year.

11-20-2004, 02:12 PM
I would think Ford would want the new body style but..... It would be cool to see the new body running in '05. :thumbsup:

11-20-2004, 07:29 PM
Probably depends on the team. I wouldn't be suprised to see an 05 somewhere in the bunch. Those cars are awesome!

11-26-2004, 07:23 PM
Mr. Whitehead... any news on the '05 season yet???

12-03-2004, 09:21 PM

The motor approved was the "Cammer" motor. Looks like Ford will make some noise next year. :bounce:

12-04-2004, 09:02 AM
Drool, then sigh. I hope we see some of the 05 Mustangs near the front of the GAC fields soon.

While I'd love to say I could go GAC racing in a few years (that Steeda pic is killing me) I can't even begin to imagine the huge pile of cash that would be involved. Yeah, I know, you gotta have sponsors.

Realistically, could the car be built for $35K? (If not, what would be the ballpark price?) Take a BIW, then add the cammer motor, the safety stuff, tires/wheels and then the suspension/drivetrain and how much does it all add up to before the car gets on the track for the first time?

Just whining out loud, again........