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Aston Martin Dbr1 | Life-size Model

Every once in a while, surfing the web, we come across something really mind blowing. This awesomeness, is a real, life-size 1:1 scale model of the beautiful Aston Martin DBR1 that Carroll Shelby and Roy Salvadori drove to a Le Mans win in 1959. It actually comes in the style of an AirFix kit! complete with body shell, upholstered seats, four 16-inch wire wheels, a replica Le Mans trophy...it even comes with instruction sheet for assembly! Only one of these is available and will be auctioned in the UK with a price starting at $46,000. Can you imagine how cool this would look on the living room wall...

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ICON A5 AIRCRAFT | Image

ICON A5 AIRCRAFT

ICON’s sport aircraft are not only designed to deliver an amazing and safe flying experience, but also to inspire us the way great sports cars do. After years of development with some of  the world’s best aerospace engineers and industrial designers, ICON Aircraft has released the first of its line of sport planes, the ICON A5. With over 450 pre-orders it is sure to be a success....
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FRISKER SURF

The Californian manufacturer Frisker, best known for it´s electric sports car called Karma, officially presented it´s station wagon model, dubbed the Surf at the Frankfurt Motor Show in Germany. The sporty station wagon should use an electrical assembly very similar the Karma, 408 horsepower, 0 to 60mh in just 5.8 seconds, reaches a top speed of 120mh and runs 50 miles until the gasoline power generator is activated. The Surf will be available in 2013....
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1981 Land Cruiser FJ45

Another masterpiece to roll out of the FJ Company workshop. You’ve no doubt heard of the FJ40 Land Cruiser, one of the most iconic vintage 4x4´s on the road, and increasingly popular on the classic car circuit… but have you met the FJ45? The FJ45 Land Cruiser was produced in Japan from 1976 to 1986. This rugged workhorse could carry up to 13 people, and was designed to carry the troops (hence its nickname "the Troopy”). It was deployed as a commercial vehicle for mi...
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