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06 June 2010, 03:56 AM
( the future, the piston engine racing plane will evolve into a canard, or tail-first twin engine machine. The push-pull engine configuration will increase performance, and save the very few remaining World War Two vintage racers from being destroyed in racing accidents. Here we see a racing team practicing above the owner's desert facility at an undisclosed location. For safety, each plane is equipped with an ejector seat, and a fixed landing gear is used to save weight. The two five-bladed propellers spin in opposite directions in order to eliminate torque. The air intakes for the engines are located at the wing roots, and the two powerful V-12 powerplants are cooled by an advanced surface evaporation system, which requires no external radiators. The car is an electric machine.

This is my last entry for this competition, and I have enjoyed working on my entries immensely. I would also like to thank all those involved in organizing such an amazing event. Good luck to everyone.

Lightwave 3d and Photoshop.

06 June 2010, 12:28 PM
How do you land this thing ?

06 June 2010, 01:26 PM
Very carefully!

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