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Scalextric C3418 Mercury Cougar XR7
Product code: AA4659
All American Racers, No.98
Race: 1967 Trans-Am Series
Ford contracted Shelby American to field a
factory team for the 1967 Trans-Am championship. Shelby saw the
opportunity to produce a new batch of production race cars, with Fords
help they enlisting the assistance of stock car builder Bud Moore. They
fielded a team of specially modified Mercury Cougars which were driven
by Dan Gurney and Parnelli Jones.
The 1967 Trans-Am championship came down to
the final race in Kent Washington at the Seattle International Raceway.
Two of the Bud Moore Engineering prepared Cougars were in the race: #98
driven by Dan Gurney, and #15 driven by Parnelli Jones. When the final
flag fell, Team Cougar finished second behind the Mustangs and, by only
two points, came in second in the Manufacturers Championship.
The Scalextric Model
Digital Plug Ready (DPR) - convert for use
with the Scalextric Digital range in under sixty seconds using the C8515
Digital Plug Ready
Easy Change Pick-ups
Warning Not suitable for children under 36
months because of small parts which can present a choking hazard.
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