As far as new products go we’ve not seen anything new from the RRS camp in a while. The good news is that they have been busy building up reader Michael’s project car with all the latest products and now it seems some of these products will be available to all. These include an all new electronic Air conditioning unit specifically built with RHD cars in mind and new Fuel Tank with sender for a fuel injected motor
We’ve all seen the famous chase scene from Bullitt but have you seen it re-enacted in 1/32 scale? I bet not. Well now one devoted UK slot-car fan has set about creating such a thing. User ’emigre’ has been painstainkly building the ultimate set with stunning detail. The professional photographer has been using his know-how to achieve some stunning shots which you can see in the video after the jump.
The Ford Motor Company has spent many years archiving photographs of the cars they build. The problem is most of these images have been locked away in the FoMoCo vault and never get seen by the public. But this has all changed with Ford’s introduction of Fordimages.com.
For those out there that just have to have the exact movie-correct Eleanor from the 2000 remake of Gone In Sixty Seconds it often means buying the famous Go-baby-go shifter ball of eBay. Now though, Stangaholics is retailing what looks like a higher quality version. So go on, ad some nitrous to your Eleanor!
It’s been quite some time since I posted an update on Toby’s Eleanor project. The car has been ever so close to completion for quite a while. This week John over at the shop gave us an update. He’s been working ever so hard all whilst volunteering for the cleanup from the recent Australian floods.