APRIL 14 2012 VINTAGE SLOT CAR CLUB
The classic movie "LeMans" with Steve McQueen was viewed
with on the new 60" wide screen during the shindig.
MONOGRAM VINTAGE LEMANS CARS
A good assortment of the club meetings theme vintage Monogram LeMans Vintage cars
were present. There were an number of Ferrari cars, one GT40 and a Rover BRM bodied
Monogram along with a 1/24 Monogram with a Cox Dino Ferrari Body. The GT40 and the
Ferrari 275 from Paul Coppin were by far the class of the field and best in the Concors
Judging. The GT40 was particularly stunning and all original.
RIVERSIDE TRACK - THE RACING VENUE
Final competition with the Monogram LeMans cars and good assortment of laps
with other vintage rides were run on the gorgeous 4 lane Riverside track.
Even without today's magnetic downforce the cars did very well
on this track. The final race after Concors judging was a real nail bitter with
Paul Coppin finishing with 35 laps just a fraction of a lap ahead of Nick Zuk
also with 35 laps and John Allard just behind with 34 Laps running Paul's GT40.
THE TROPHY WINNER
Mr. Paul Coppin won the "Vintage Champion" trophy with a dominant showing in
the Concors Judging and a win in the racing competition albeit a scant one.
OTHER NOTABLE SIGHTINGS
Paul Coppin had a gorgeous collection of Monogram 1/32 cars
in addition to the stunning LeMans entries.
Paul Coppin also had a gorgeous Monogram Grand National 1/32 Car in
his assortment in addition to the stunning LeMans entries.
NEXT VINTAGE CLUB SHINDIG MAY 12TH
FLYER WITH SCHEDULE : PDF
Theme for this event : Vintage Stock Car - Cox / AMT / MPC 1/24 - Trophy for best 1/24 Vintage Stocker
ENTERTAINMENT - Paul Newman in "Winning" on the 60" wide screen
Be there or be square !!!
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