For Sale: Exoto RLG18001 Shelby Cobra Daytona #5 "Dan Gurney - Bob Boudurant" 1st pl GT 5 cl 4th pl. oa Le Mans 1964, 1/18th scale diecast model car. The model is in excellent, new condition.
This model is listed on Exoto's website as "Retired" and has a price of $1800.00 on it.
An accurate reproduction of chassis CSX 2299 which secured the most GT III wins (4 in total) of any of the Cobra Daytona Coupes. It has won the 'Grand Tourisme' category at the prestigious endurance race of Le Mans with ace drivers Dan Gurney and Bob Bondurant at the wheel. Other famous victories included the RAC Tourist Trophy at Goodwood (Dan Gurney) in 1964, Daytona (Jo Schlesser and Hal Keck) in 1965, and Sebring (Bob Bondurant and Jo Schlesser) in 1965.
Notable drivers who also drove chassis CSX 2299 were Jack Sears, Dick Thompson, Maurice Trintignant, and Bernard de St. Auban. This coupe also competed at Reims, Tour de France, Oulton Park TT, and Enna.
Our version of CSX 2299, item #RLG18001, presents the car as it crossed the finish line, winning the GT III category, at the prestigious "24 Hours of Le Mans" in 1964. Painted in 'viking blue' metallic with authentic livery.
•Opening functions include: doors, hood amd lexon-like hatch
•Highly detailed engine, fully wired and plumbed
•Simulated bungie cord secures spare tire (most items)
•Real wire mesh covering on all body panel openings
•All racing graphics have been painted on. No decals
•Steering wheel function. Fully detailed interior
•Genuine tread pattern on miniature rubber-like Goodyear Blue Streak tires
•Genuine metal chains to hold tilting hood
•Numerous photo-etched parts: radiators. license plate ...
•Machined aluminum valve stems (all five wheels)
•Designed in 1:18 scale. Over 9" long
•Superb 11 step paint finish
•Full die-cast body and chassis. Numbered editions
•Hand assembled from over 140 scaled precision parts