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Spirit of LeMons: Aircraft with wings cut-off to morph into a road racer

Spirit of LeMons aircraft car

What happens when a bird that used to soar in the sky has to walk on the ground? It surely is dismal but none the less a strange event. On the same lines this salvaged 1956 Cessna 310 had its wings cut down and the chassis revamped with a 1987 Toyota van chassis, mid-mounted 4-cylinder engine, Toyota steering wheel and gear shift; to be converted into a racing car. This work of automotive delusion comes courtesy Jeff Bloch, who is a police officer by profession and his friends who named this grounded airplane without wings as Spirits of LeMons. After finishing this racing car airplane, Jeff took it to a racing track for an endurance road race series and won the grand prize at a race in South California.

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