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#51 Louis Mr. F1

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 01:11

any chance of a photo showing all the Lauda cars all together?  how do you display them?

 

they are really great.



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#52 Jon Saltinstall

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Posted 29 July 2017 - 08:56

Thanks - much appreciated  :blush: . About two thirds are on display in a 4-tier case, which I will try and do justice of with a photo. The other third (mainly the test variants) are living in a drawer at the moment in individual cases .... persuasion continues.

 

In the meantime, here's another one I chanced on having been previously unaware. In October 1970, Lauda attended the launch of the new Formula Super Vee Kaimann at Aspern, and had a brief demo run in the car for his old team....

 

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I'm a bit embarrassed with some of the images, since as the photos are larger than the models, they show up all the deficiencies in stark close up !


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#53 EDWARD FITZGERALD

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Posted 30 November 2017 - 10:38

Jon the latest issue of Autodiva no 33 bass photo of Lauda in a Kaimann vee at Osterreichring 26/7/1969 , car appears different to the vee's you have made

#54 Fozzys58

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Posted 10 May 2018 - 16:44

A great collection Jon. Could I send you a PM with details of a couple of events/tests Lauda attended which you may be interested in?

#55 Jon Saltinstall

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Posted 24 May 2018 - 05:09

Yes please - that would be great! Always interested in ones I didn't know about....

There are a couple of additions I've made since the last image uploads which I need to get around to posting, and also a couple of corrections yet to be made (notably the Ferrari 312T2 used in 1976 Swedish GP practice and the 1973 end-of-season trophy Capri) that I need to rebuild. Not sure I will ever fully compete this project.....

#56 group7

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Posted 14 March 2019 - 00:23

Jon, Autocult will have the Lauda Kaimann FV.

 

https://www.carmodel...ki-lauda/124139



#57 Jon Saltinstall

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Posted 20 March 2019 - 10:45

Thanks for that - have just put in my order yesterday. Needs a bit of detail (and decal) work, but a nice shape to work with.

 

It means that I will probably now re-work my own Kaimann Mk 4 scratch build into either the Goffinet Austro he tested at Zolder in 1969 or the Marko MAHAG-Olympic he tried in practice at the Norising in 1970. It'll give me something to do, I suppose  :drunk:



#58 group7

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Posted 21 May 2019 - 22:26

Jon, you've done a great job and tribute,  it will mean all the more to you now !

 

As asked in post #51 above, it would be possible to see a photo of all the cars together ?

 

Michael, in Canada