This is IXO’s 1/43 scale Peugeot 908 HDI FAP as it ran in the 2007 24 Hours of Le Mans. This car was driven to a 2nd place finish by Stéphane Sarrazin, Pedro Lamy, and Sébastien Bourdais.
Last week Philipilihp announced on Instagram he’d post a 1/43 Spark Porsche Rennwagen from the Piëch era today. So I really hope he’s keeping that promise and thought: Let’s join the fun a bit.
This car won the hardest race in the world in 1971. In 2017 it won again, by arriving all the way from Ireland just in time to accompany me while watching the 85th edition of the famed 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Arrived just in time for Teutonic Tuesday! Better photos/full post in the future.
Welcome to another edition of my attempt to assemble a timeline of Porsche racing car history in 1:43 scale. It started with the impulse purchase of a 911 GT1 in Mobil colors, the 1998 LeMans winner. Then, after I found a 956 in Trust livery, I decided to start this collection and began to look for other Porsche…