Tamiya Efini (Mazda) RX-7 + EightyOne Veilside Fortune Transkit

As the list of cars I love but will more than likely never own go, the RX-7 Fortune made famous by Tokyo Drift shares the pole position with the R34 Skyline. The body kit on this car is worth nearly as much as my entire current car, never mind including the price of the base RX-7 you’d be slapping the kit on, along with all the painting, body work to make the kit fit, wheels, coils, etc., and that’s without even touching the engine.

It’s an extravagant, expensive, and wildly unique body kit for one of Japan’s most iconic sports cars, so one has to wonder why so little merchandise is actually available – the only way to own a physical RX-7 Fortune was to sink the $70k into the real thing (barring the small undetailed diecast toy that Greenlight only come out with a month or two ago).  As such, I was beyond ecstatic when I found out that a Chinese company called EightyOne actually made a resin transkit for the Fortune.

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