This jump is one of the greatest automotive achievement in the history of automobiles. »
Damn... I'm not a "supercar guy" (except for the F40, duh...) but I just love this. I love every details of it and I want one. »
I had a perfect (to exact spec) replica of that car overtaking me on the track.
I was in a BMW e46 M3 and he was right behind in the curves. Just before the main straight, I dropped to 2nd gear and floored it.
The M3 started to pull hard and the speed kept climbing and climbing. I was giggling like a school girl when… »
And it comes with goodies!
"Included with the car are the wind tunnel model, the McLaren delivery mat, the Facom tool chest, titanium Facom tool roll and a Tag Heuer Watch which has the chassis number on the dial." »
His name is actually Christian de Léotard and he barely finished the 1980 Paris-Dakar but too late.
He did he finish the 1984 edition though at the wheel of a prototype 6-wheeled Mercedes GL. »
Renault's initial plan was to build an entire line-up based on the Alpine. AND THEY DAMN SHOULD!