Lotus Elan

Lotus 49 1:3 Scale Model RC car

PostPost by: StressCraxx » Wed Jan 10, 2024 4:03 am

There is no cure for Lotus, only treatment.
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PostPost by: gav » Wed Jan 10, 2024 9:09 am

It’s fantastic
One day I'll actually finish - completely - one day....
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PostPost by: gjz30075 » Wed Jan 10, 2024 9:11 am

Posters are looking for a 'run' video but even if it doesn't, it's way cool. I would never run it even if it did run.
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PostPost by: 2cams70 » Wed Jan 10, 2024 11:29 am

Sure would like to see the insides of that engine. What a feat!

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PostPost by: Lotus54 » Wed Jan 10, 2024 3:36 pm

How much are those engines? The running vid sure sounds neat.
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PostPost by: ajwheels » Wed Jan 10, 2024 10:24 pm

gjz30075 wrote:Posters are looking for a 'run' video but even if it doesn't, it's way cool. I would never run it even if it did run.


Yea, must be a real challenge to "drive".....be a shame to put it in the weeds, or worse.....just firing it up on the bench would work for me....
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PostPost by: Lotus54 » Thu Jan 11, 2024 2:30 am

Engine with stand and accessories is about $12000
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PostPost by: 2cams70 » Thu Jan 11, 2024 6:37 am

Nahh it’s crap. It’d be much better if it was electric.
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