Handle with Fun | Lot 2044
Johnny Lightning Indianapolis 1:8 Scale Model by John Snowberger
Offered from DFW Elite Toy Museum
$2,000 - $3,000 USD | Offered Without Reserve
| Haltom City, Texas
5 - 13 May 2021
This model has a completely hand-formed body with an all-steel frame. It features cast aluminum Halibrand style mags and real knockoff wheels, special Firestone style front dirt track rib tires and rear diamond tires, real body louvers in scoops, nickel chrome-plated rollbar and rear bumper, oil tank with cap, all aluminum four-cam Ford race engine, Halibrand style fuel injectors with vertical stacks, gearbox with shift lever and boot, gauges, oil coolers, and aluminum wrap around the seat with leather upholstery and styled snaps. The car is painted with special Johnny Lightning blue paint formulated from the real car in PPG base coat and clear urethane coat. Signed by A. Unser and P. Jones.