Gulf Porsche 917 on mini canvas. Continue reading Another Mini-Canvas – Gulf Porsche 917
Posed beside a “sorry looking” Porsche 917 is Pedro Rodriguez wearing his trademark Deerstalker hat, figure and car in 1/43 rd scale. Continue reading “Pedro and his Deerstalker!”
During the Sebring 12 hour race in 1971 the Porsche 917 of Pedro Rodriguez & Jackie Oliver cashed into the back of Mark Donohues Sunoco sponsored Ferrari 512. The impact tore off the right front wheel arch and headlamp cluster. They made repairs with duck tape and constructed an improvised headlamp and kept the car going to finish 4th (incidentally Donohues car finished 6th). The photo below shows the car in the pits with the repairs completed. I came across a 1/24 scale plastic kit of a Porsche 917 by Heller the other day (while rummaging through the attic) – … Continue reading Great idea for a Porsche 917 diorama!