Daytona Racer

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This is my most modified kit so far. Loved the Daytona since it first came out but was really disappointed with the kit so it got fixed!!

Front wheel arches & axles were moved forward to reduce the bulk at the nose. The guards were widened a bit too. The roof has been dropped at the front with new A pillars & an extended rear deck added. Half the reason I wanted to build the kit was the nose & wing but with the extended tail , the wing didn't work... weird.

Underneath is a cut down Nascar chassis, cage & suspension. It was fun squeezing a 1/24th chassis under a cut down 1/25 shell

Power plant is the gas turbine out of the old Lotus Indy car. Added some detailing, an intake screen & the biggest exhaust I could jamb in there.

Being jet powered the paint scheme was a no brainer. Pretty happy with the way it turned out

Brian

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Very cool. All that's missing are the Remove Before Flight ribbons

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That's insane. Nice work.

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Just needs wings now Brian, awesome build mate B)

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Great build... Looks like she could break the speed of light!

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nice job, looks really fast, I like it!!

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Awesome build Brian, I love this one :D

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Pretty good, nice aero too!

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Awesome build Brian, I love this one :D

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Brian........I gotta tell ya..........I love to see builds that are well thought out and different........I just love everything about this build ...........AWESOME man.

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Wow ! ! ! That's fantastic Brian ! I love everything about it . Very original !

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Crickey, that is just straight up stunning!

Creative, executed, nailed!!!

Bob

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Love it!

Outstanding job!

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WILD!!!!

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Very cool. I have a thing for out side of the box thinking, and this shows it in spades.

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Man ! I did not expect that. That thing is way cool and very different. I love different !

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WOW! I agree with all of the above B)

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Very cool, love everything about this build !

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sick

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Wow!!! Just awesome man!!!

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Very very cool. Maximum cool.

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way AWSOME :) !!!!!!!!!!!

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Way cool! Not what I expected to see. Love it!

Sam

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This is awesome!!! Very creative!

Scott

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That is very, very awesome!!!!

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