for the chassis. The fibre glass body he sculpted suited the small chassis, with very short front and rear overhangs.
One of the more striking features were the doors, which cut into the roof to accommodate driver changes in
Yesterday we asked a question about Velocity stacks and we had some great answers
However no on picked this as the vehicle the stacks belonged to
The car in question is a birthday gift to John Wayne from Bob Hope presented to John on the Johnny Carson show
Now we want to know which builder created this work of art?
which turns 25 today!
Originally a concept conceived by Gordon Murray, Murray convinced @mclaren boss Ron Dennis to back the project and engaged Peter Stevens to design the exterior and interior of the car.
The car was conceived as an exercise in creating what its designers hoped would be considered the ultimate road car.
Despite not having been designed as a track machine, a modified race car edition of the vehicle won the 24 Heures du Mans in 1995. Production began in 1992 and ended in 1998.
He is back! Well almost!
Lightning McQueen returns to the museum in early June!
We can't wait to see him back in front of the Cars Mechanical Institute after his