Body

Color

I'm thinking either a white or a pearl white. Some options:

  • Lamborghini Balloon White
  • ??? (Peter's car)

Canards

http://www.rapid-racer.com/aerodynamic-upgrades.php

https://www.carid.com/universal-bumper-canards/

 

Center Section

The center section of the body is bolted to the chassis with TBD" bolts. It's a real pain in the ass to get a wrench on the nuts to prevent them from spinning. This will only get more difficult when all of the cooling/heater/AC lines, interior etc. are installed in that area. To resolve this issue I will mount nut plates to a custom aluminum plate that is bonded with TBD and then fiber glassed to the body. The plates us. have an asymmetrical thread which locks the screw in place. Since this isn't a critical fastening point they can be resused multiple times. If the thread 

Doors

The provided eight 3/8"-16 x 1-1/4" button head socket cap screws were steel which would quickly rust. Since I didn't need strength here I replaced them with stainless steel.

Misc

  • CNC cut carbon fiber here