Friday, July 23, 2010

Sam's Penske-Donohue Sunoco 73 RSR

Fellow R-Grupper Sam Gassel is finally finishing up his latest project.  This car is, as they say, 'off the chain'.  This is not your usual paint and stickers replica.  Sam spent the time, did the research and got the details right.  The result is absolutely spectacular.  He should have had the car displayed at the Donohue Tribute at Road America last weekend! 

OK, so here's the real deal at the 1973 24 Hours of Daytona with Mark Donohue behind the wheel:

And here's Sam's 'new & improved' version: