Challenger 1 - 1959 Mickey Thompson Class Record Holder Diecast Model

  • Our Price: $120.00
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Spark 1960 Challenger 1 Land Speed Record Holder (A/BFS class) diecast car
  • Year: 1960
  • Brand: Spark
  • Make: Challenger 1
  • Code: SPA-BZ0568
  • Model: Land Speed Record Holder (A/BFS class)
  • Scale: 1:43
  • Color: Blue

Mickey Thompson built this car on his own and on October 6, 1959 he drove it to a World Speed Record of 363.48 mph in the A/BFS Class which stood till 1990 when Al Teage broke it at 389.372 mph.

In 1960, after modifications to the Challenger I that added supercharger scoops, Mickey Thompson made a one way run of 406.60 mph earning him the Land Speed Record. He became the first driver to exceed 400 mph!

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  • Our Price: $120.00
  • Out of Production

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