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In the 1980 edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the Porsche 935 K3 with the number #71 made headlines, apart from its speed, for its striking decoration in the colors of the famous Apple computer brand. Unfortunately, the team of Bobby Rahal, Bob Garretson and Allan Moffat had to retire on lap 124 due to a broken valve.
Additional details for the Porsche 935 K3
diecast model car:
- Manufactured by Solido in 1/18 scale with reference S1807203 (also listed as 3663506020391).
- Belongs to the Dick Barbour Racing Team.
- Recreation of the vehicle racing at the 24 Hours Le Mans in 1980.
- Includes metal parts, plastic parts and rubber parts.
- Package measures 310 mm x 150 mm x 140 mm (width x depth x height), weighting 1200 g (review pending).
- Box barcode 3663506020391 (GTIN/EAN)
- Featured in newsletter 604.
In 1980, the Dick Barbour Racing team, sponsored by Apple Computer, entered the iconic Porsche 935 K3 at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. This race marked a significant moment for both the team and the car. The Porsche 935 K3 was a dominant force on the track, boasting remarkable speed and endurance, which helped it secure victory against tough competition. The partnership between Dick Barbour Racing and Apple Computer showcased their commitment to excellence and innovation, as they pushed the boundaries of racing technology. Their triumph at Le Mans cemented their place in motorsport history as one of the most successful teams of the era.
SpotModel recommends this product exclusively for experienced professional modellers and collectors. Take appropriate precautions as this product is not a toy, it can be toxic and/or dangerous. Keep away from children. Use is not allowed for children under 14 years.