Ford Motor Company has registered a mysterious logo

February 27, 2015 at 7:33 pm

Ford sent for registration in the US Patent Office a new trademark, which depicts a “rapidly moving car” in the silhouette, it is easy to guess the legendary Ford GT40. The purposes for which the American group plans to use this image – not yet known.
Experts suggest a number of possible applications of the logo. The first – a line of branded accessories, which released in 2015 in honor of the upcoming 50th anniversary of the participation of the Ford brand in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The anniversary will be celebrated in 2016.

Ford GT40 pics

Ford GT40 image

The second option is directly linked to the first: this emblem will be used in an advertising campaign new supercar Ford GT. As previously reported, there are rumors that “Ford” intends to release a new mid-engine car in 2015. And the debut of new items will be held in January at the Detroit Auto Show, and the car will get a rear-wheel drive and turbocharged “six” and will be collected edition of only 1,200 copies.

Ford GT40 picture

Ford GT40 pics

A third option to use the new logo: under this sign will run the new division Ford Performance, which will produce “charged” versions of production models. This structure will also represent the Ford brand in racing, including the 24 Hours of Le Mans, in which “Ford” hopes to be back in time in 2016.
Some clarity around the logo may appear after January 12 – on this day, Ford has planned some secret event, no information about that yet.