The year is 1975. Mark Donahue is still Roger Penske’s golden boy. As a last hurrah for his Porsche 917/30, Penske is going for an outright speed record.
Walter Wolf was an oil tycoon in the 70s. He was heavily involved in Formula 1 and owned a successful team. His team ended up getting 4th in the constructors championship in 1977. Not bad when you had teams like Marlboro McLaren, Elf Tyrrell, Ferrari, JPS Lotus, Martini Brabham and others. Racing drivers like Lauda,…
Gotta say his statue creeps me out a tiny bit...
Source: Porsche Newsroom.
Btw if you haven’t checked out the latest Grand Tour episode, they have a great bit on the 917. Got inspired to take some shots using a pair of books 8 have.
Snice I got a house back in December I think I have found the right set up for the book shelves I the living room. I apologize if kinja has it’s way with my phone pictures...
THanks to mustangfan I now have all of the mainlines! (Minus the super... that I probablynwont ever get) all of em hanging out here with my one custom in the back.
Ive been making a trade pile... I think it needs to go. Make me an offer! Mainly I grab stuff when I think someone here would want something but I always forget to post.
Update: As with the Porsches, I’ll be posting the rest of these on EBay this weekend if there are no other takers here.
Update: I’ll probably be posting the other two on E
vilBay this weekend if LaLD is not interested.
I was surprised to find this guy was missing something. Main side you see when it’s on the card:
Make sure you’re using proper transport if you have to go out into the hoth like frozen abyss. This picture was about an hour after it turned from rain to snow. It's much worse now haha.
Blipshift has a shirt for sale through the weekend that might interest a few of us...
It has been so long since I’ve found a complete set of something let alone two!!! Luckily I was able to leave a third complete set behind for someone else but figured someone here would like a set. Anyone want the second set?
Alright, now that Ferrari February is over I need to post a Porsche ;)
Made it through! Thanks to everyone on IG for dealing with all the red. I’m happy February is the short month...
In the Redline era, Hot Wheels was keen on the awesome wedge concepts of the late 60's/early 70's. Went to a local toy fair a week-ish ago (cars4marc went too!). Was a good fair as there was a ton of hot wheels. Some other brands too, but mostly hot wheels. of course there were many Redlines that made me excited. I…
If you were looking to join, today’s the day!
I’ve also been going nuts on IG with Ferrari’s for #FerrariFebruary. Sorry if it’s been a lot of red... we’re only halfway there haha.
The Petersen Museum also sells diecast... 1:18, 1:24, and 1:43 scale. A good selection and decent prices too!