ANAKIN'S PODRACER

Source:
The Phantom Menace

Year: 2008

Assortment: 3" Vehicles

Retail: $6.76

Date Stamp: 1999

Features:

  • Opening Vents
  • Rolling Wheels
  • Display Stand
  • Designer: Anakin Skywalker
    Engine: 2 Radon-Ulzer 620C
    Length: 10.15 Meters
    Top Speed: 947 KM/H
    Weapons: None
    Records: Fastest ever in Boonta Eve Classics
    Comments: Though this unique pod racer is a marvel of engineering, the true marvel is its pilot and builder, the young human Anakin Skywalker. Displaying a phenomenal understanding of engineering, the young prodigy not only salvaged a pair of junked racing engines, but developed an enteirely new fuel distribution system. The young genius' innovations kept the weight of the racer down,a nd boosted its speed on a straightaway to more than three-quarters the speed of sound. The light racer suffered a serious disadvantage against its heavier competitors in the brutal fender to fender racing of the canyon section of the Boonta Eve Classic, but dominated utterly in the open steppes.




    Points of Interest:
  • Anakin's Podracer is based on the 1999 Galoob vehicle.
  • Photography by Dan Curto

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