OLRLG CIPSA Redlines - Snake Funny Car
Modelo : Snake Funny Car
The CIPSA version of the Snake Funny Car is a Wave 2 release using the US version of the Snake casting.
The paint colors are not found in normal production,
either HK or US and the glass on the CIPSA version is different having a slight tint. The interior and prop assembly are black like the domestic versions.
The wheels are Type 1 capped redlines like all domestic cars. The stickers on the CIPSA Snake are similar to the Snake II version from 1971. However, they
have Spanish wording and the CIPSA logo where the Mattel logo is normally located.
- Metal Flake Blue
- Metal Flake Green
- Metal Flake Purple
- Orange Enamel
- Medium Caps in front and Large Caps in rear
- Black Interior and Prop assembly
The Snake Funny Car was one of the first known CIPSA cars. Like its domestic counterpart, the Snake Funny Car is found with the plastic prop assembly inside and user applied stickers.
Only a few of the more than 30 known examples have good condition stickers, making those pieces very desirable.
The First Known CIPSA Snake Funny Car
This fine example was the one of the first known CIPSA cars of any kind in the US. The photo dates to around 2002.
An excellent example of the stickers on the CIPSA Snake Funny Car.
Snake Funny Car Interior
The CIPSA Snake Funny Car is equipped with the roll cage interior and body prop.
Base of the CIPSA Snake Funny Car
All examples of the CIPSA Snake Funny Car have US bases.
Snake Funny Car in Metal Flake Blue
Snake Funny Car in Metal Flake Green
Snake Funny Car in Metal Flake Purple
Snake Funny Car in Orange Enamel
As of 2016 about 30 Snake Funny Cars are known. Click on the link to the Snake Funny Car Registry to see all known examples of this casting
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