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How about this one? Real or model?

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The answer: REAL!

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I'm going to say Real!

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good PE........real

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It's REAL! Or....I think.... :unsure:

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REAL!

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Ah, the one and only pink pig! Yep, it's real! Look at the wear on the tires.

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Looks like a chubby piglet.

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I say real. Just something about the windshaid wiper.

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So Harry...

Of course, you have your full name in your sig, but..where's your full name under "Full Name?"

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Real. :)

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I think it's Real.

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It's real, real! ;)

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I'd say REAL.

If it's not, then you've fooled a lot of us so far.

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REAL!

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I'm going with real on this one.

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I think it's a REALLY nice Model.

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Real. Look at the fine mesh in the grill openings. The glass headlights look real too. Tire wear. It's real.

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dunno, i'm going with model....don't like the 'thickness' of the body at the wheel openings...

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Real.

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I gotta say model , just something about the rear wheel wells

Edited by Haubenschild

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Ach, "Der Truffel-Jager von Zuffenhausen", the famous Porsche 917-20 "Pink Pig" as campaigned by Reinhold Joest and Willy Kauhsen in the 1971 edition of the "24 Heuers du Mans" (LeMans 24 Hour race). The actual car is now in the Porsche Museum in Stuttgart.

As for this photo, I'm not 100% certain, but I think it's the real deal. The weathering of the lettering on the tire sidewalls just looks too spot-on to have been done by a modeler who most likely would either have done the entire car as shiny as this one is including brand new appearing tires, or weathered to a post-race appearance. These tires look like they've been sitting in a museum a while to me. The photos I've seen of the actual car show the same incerdibly narrow, incredibly even panel lines, and that fine mesh grille would have to be some extra sheer cloth to look this good in scale.

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This is hard one. But I say model. Somehow it just looks really nice model more, than real. But let's see of friday, I might be wrong, as usually. :lol:

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Even models are real. :blink:;):D

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Ach, "Der Truffel-Jager von Zuffenhausen", the famous Porsche 917-20 "Pink Pig" as campaigned by Reinhold Joest and Willy Kauhsen in the 1971 edition of the "24 Heuers du Mans" (LeMans 24 Hour race). The actual car is now in the Porsche Museum in Stuttgart.

What's most Funny about this Car is it was a Martini Car and the Martini folks thought the paint was so ugly they refused to have their name on it!

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Sooo ..weee ! I like this little piggy . Is it one of the pigs 'Green Jelly' sang about ?? Thanx ..

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