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Show us your Kit Cars You've just taken 2 years to build your pride and joy, right? Then why not show it off here. Let us see your creations.

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Old 11th February 2018, 05:39
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Default Lightning rd cortina corvette

Would like to hear from any other Lightning owners or builders !
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Old 11th February 2018, 09:32
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Cortina corvette ?

2 words I never thought i’d Hear together ...any details as I for one have never seen one
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Old 11th February 2018, 17:18
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Would like to hear from any other Lightning owners or builders !
I owned that car for a short time about 20 years ago. It started out as a factory demo car for Lightning, this was known as a TS I think, based on a Cortina with 1.6 Pinto engine!

I did the mods to the front end and I chopped the roof off! My vision was to fit chrome front bumpers but I didn't in the end.

Even with the roof off the seating position was really high. I sold it on as a part built project.

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Old 2nd September 2020, 05:03
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I remember seeing that car when the Lightning was launched at the Stoneleigh kit car shown in about 1988. I even had a photograph but I fear that was lost a long time ago. A good idea that deserved a better fate.
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